WHAT WE DO
P.A.’L.A.N.T.E. organizes and empowers residents of New York City to hold negligent landlords and property managers accountable for unsafe living conditions through community advocacy, outreach, organizing effective tenant associations, providing long-term technical assistance, and connecting individuals and tenant groups to legal services and housing benefits.
P.A.’L.A.N.T.E.'s goal is to end tenant exploitation in order to enable low-income community residents to remain in their homes and to ensure that those homes are safe and affordable.
“If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.”
― Martin Luther King Jr.
BECOME A MEMBER
P.A.’L.A.N.T.E. Harlem is based on New York’s sense of diversity, the idea that we as New York City residents, can rely upon each other and work as one to improve the lives of all in our community.
Your individual contribution, combined with the volunteer work of others, creates a permanent community resource for our people Consider what secure, safe, clean, and affordable housing means to the well-being of our community.
Call us at (212) 491-2541 to learn more
HAVE YOUR VOICE HEARD
Your voice holds so much power and is required for change within the fight against tenant exploitation and preserving affordable housing.
If you are interested in organizing tenants in your building, build a tenant association that can apply the most pressure to make a landlord provide services, make repairs, and stop the harassment.