There are a variety of ways individuals can get closer to their employment and volunteerism goals. Click below to get more information:

SPOA Adult Residential Services

SPOA is a New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) regulated initiative.  UCDMH is tasked with facilitating timely access and linkage to an array of intensive OMH services for high risk adults, children/adolescents and families.  SPOA services are designed to promote recovery and are personally tailored and responsive to individual needs and preferences.

Find more information about SPOA, and links to applications here


RUPCO is a 501-c-3 not-for-profit agency that has led the region in creating and maintaining quality, sustainable housing and rental opportunities, inspiring understanding and acceptance of affordable housing initiatives, fostering community development and revitalization, and providing opportunity to people to improve their living standards.

289 Fair Street, Kingston, New York 12401
Phone: 845-331-2140
Fax: 845-331-6217
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm
Rental Assistance Walk In Appointments
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 3pm to 4pm ONLY



Kingston Housing Authority

The Kingston Housing Authority provides homes for low-income City of Kingston Families and is an organization with a proud history and enviable reputation. Since its creation in 1948, Kingston Housing Authority has evolved to provide leadership in meeting the needs and aspirations of its Residents and their communities.
Over the years, hundreds of apartment were constructed and have provided the foundations for family and elderly communities around Kingston.

 Kingston Housing Authority
132 Rondout Drive
Kingston, New York 12401
 Main Office: 845-331-1955

Section 8 Office
148 Colonial Drive
Kingston, New York
 Main Office: 845-338-4856
Fax: 845338-0150


Ulster County Habitat For Humanity

Ulster County Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.

Ulster County Habitat for Humanity
406 Route 28
Kingston NY 12414
Phone: (845) 340-0907


Chiz’s Heart Street

Chiz’s Heart Streets offers a home and hope to those who suffer from mental illness and to those who have made a commitment to live a clean and sober life. This house is based on the family model where each person is seen for who they are and what they need to live a full life. CHS continues to offer food through the community food pantry to those who do not live at Heart Street but are in need assistance.

Chiz’s Heart Street
254 Washington Avenue,
Kingston NY
Phone: 845-399-7891
email: chizheartstreet@gmail.com


Hummels Boarding Home

208 New Salem Road
Kingston, NY 12401
phone (845) 331-5170