Tenants' Rights and Affordable Housing
Nolo - Nolo is the nation's premier provider of self-help law materials, including landlord-tenant and divorce. A few years ago, Nolo started a lawyer referral program to help ordinary middle class people find lawyers who wouldn't charge and arm and a leg and really had the client's best interest at heart.
JCA - Jewish Community Action's work includes efforts to build inter-racial and inter-faith partnerships in order to promote the preservation and production of affordable housing.
Jewish Community Relations Council in Boston - JCRC offers area synagogues a direct connection to programs related to a variety of issues including hunger, homelessness, affordable housing, community economic development, political advocacy, literacy and the environment.
We the People Media is a not-for-profit based in Chicago that monitors issues regarding public housing and tenants' rights.
Affordable Housing Online provides information on Section 8, or the Housing Choice Voucher Program, a Federal housing program which provides housing assistance to low-income renters and homeowners. This assistance comes in the form of rental subsidies, limiting the monthly rent payment of the assistance recipient.