Heritage Health and Housing currently owns and operates residential facilities throughout
Northern Manhattan. These facilities allows us to provide housing and on-site services for
individuals that were previously homeless.
Please reach out to the Heritage Property Manager for additional assistance at (212) 864 - 5185.
HARRY SIMMONS RESIDENCE
The Harry Simmons Residence consists of 140 Single Room Occupancy (SRO) units. This facility houses individuals from the community that were previously homeless. Heritage Housing program manages 100 of the units in the building and supplying direct services to the tenants. The remaining 40 rooms are sub-let to a NYC Housing Partner (ACMH) to manage the tenants in those rooms.
Heritage Single Room Occupancy Housing offers 100 single rooms (with shared bathrooms and kitchens) for single adults with a history of homelessness. This community resource provides affordable, high-quality, supervised, and safe housing for residents not wanting, or not able to afford, regular apartment living. Access to the premises is closely monitored with security on site. The housing program also offers a number of supportive services to its residents, from on-going assessment and case management, individual and group counseling, peer support and referrals to collateral services.
Although this housing can be transitional in nature, there are no specific length-of-stay restrictions. Please reach out to the Heritage Program Director for additional assistance at (212) 491-1748.
This facility consists of 21 one-bedroom apartments. The facility was gut renovated in 1989. Since then, Heritage has received several grants to maintain and upgrade building systems and to implement several energy conservation programs. Section 8 allocates funding to 20 of the units.
MORNINGSIDE LIFE RESIDENCE
Our Morningside Life low-income tax credit building was completed in 1997. Located on Columbus Avenue, this facility has 14 one-bedroom and 4 studio apartments. Developed for Heritage by Millennium Partners, the building is seen as a resource for clients graduating from our other programs.