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by Dr. Vanda Seward
Visions and Solutions Podcast

NYC Housing Authority - Family Partnership Department - Yolanda Johnson-Peterkin


Yolanda Johnson-Peterkin has been working to serve people with criminal justice histories for over a decade and is currently Chief of Housing Activities for the New York City Housing Authority.

NYCHA’s Family Partnerships Department manages partnerships with external providers and City agencies offering youth, seniors and social services. Family Partnerships connects residents to critical services and implements programs and policies that support household stability and tenancy, individual advancement, and aging-in-place. The Family Re-entry Program helps reunite select individuals leaving prison and jail with their families who live in qualified public housing apartments and provides the returning individual with re-entry services


Episode 58

Season 3

by Dr. Vanda Seward