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Rapid Rehousing Answers from Slaynne de la Cruz


Be inspired by our video series featuring rapid rehousing expert Slaynne de la Cruz from the Jericho Project. She speaks about what young adults need from rapid rehousing and how things work in New York City. Listen to challenges, success stories, and how to recruit landlords in NYC. 

Why rapid rehousing for youth in a city like NY? Why should organizations do it?

What do you think about shelters? Why do rapid rehousing and not just shelter beds?


Do you believe that young people will be able to pay New York City rents in a year or two from now?

How do leases work with rapid rehousing with youth in NYC?


Have you had any clients that have found rapid rehousing units on their own?

What would you want to be able to report back in a year after working on rapid rehousing with youth in NYC?


What are some success stories you’ve had with youth in rapid rehousing in NYC?

How do you recruit landlords for rapid rehousing for young people in a place like New York City?


How do you motivate young people in rapid rehousing?

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Later Event: October 18
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