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Chhaya CDC

Chhaya CDC

37-43 77th Street, 2nd floor
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
Phone: 718-478-3848
Languages: English, Hindu, Bangla, Urdu, Nepali, and Tibetan

Programs and Services
Homeownership Counseling

Foreclosure Prevention

Energy Efficiency Classes

Tenants Rights Organization and Counseling

Home Rental Unit Conversion

Immigrant Empowerment

Fair Housing

Financial Education Workshops


Chhaya’s mission is to create more stable and sustainable communities by increasing civic participation and addressing the housing and community development needs of New Yorkers of South Asian origin and their neighbors. Its work encompasses tenant rights, civic engagement, and advocating for affordable housing opportunities, as well as research and advocacy around community needs.