PHA Family Housing Town Hall Meeting – Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 (10 AM to Noon)

PHA Family Housing Town Hall Meeting – Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 (10 AM to Noon)

Plattsburgh Housing Authority will be having a Family Housing Town Hall Meeting on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 from 10 AM to Noon at the McGaulley Avenue Community Room (57 McGaulley Avenue, upstairs).

The following representatives will be at the meeting to discuss programs, listen to concerns, answer questions:

Rachelle Armstrong, City of Plattsburgh Ward 1 Councilor

Kathy Bishop, Clinton County LEAP Program/OneWorkSource

Mary Lee Ireland, WIC Program

Krissie Pulsifer, Newly elected PHA Board of Commissioners Representative for Family Housing Residents

Elise Rock, Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist

See attached notice for more information:

FH Town Hall meeting

Senior Job Fair & Celebration Event (Wednesday, May 30th in Albany, NY)

Below is information on a free Senior Job Fair & Celebration Event being held Wednesday, May 30th from 9:30 AM to Noon in Albany, NY

Senior Job Fair

FREE Healthy Kids Day at the Plattsburgh YMCA (Saturday, April 28th, 11 AM to 3 PM)

The Plattsburgh YMCA (17 Oak Street, Plattsburgh) is hosting a FREE Healthy Kids Day this Saturday (April 28th) from 11 AM to 3 PM.

See below for more information:

Healthy Kids Day

May 2018 – Month of the Young Child

May is the Month of the Young Child which is a time to recommit ourselves to ensuring that every child receives the type of early environment – at home, at childcare, at school, and in the community – that nurtures and promotes early learning.

Check out the upcoming activities occurring in our area that promote learning:

MOYC 2018



OneWorkSource and Plattsburgh Housing Authority – Group Discussion (Thursday, April 19th)

OneWorkSource (Kathy Bishop) and Plattsburgh Housing Authority (Maxine Perry) will be holding a group discussion for our residents in Family Housing on Thursday, April 19th from 10 AM to 11:30 AM at the McGaulley Avenue Community Room (57 McGaulley Avenue, upstairs). Light refreshments will be served. Feel free to stop by to share ideas and suggestions.

PHA Group Discussion – Thursday, April 19th

Champlain Valley Family Center – Grand Opening (Friday, May 4th)

Champlain Valley Family Center is celebrating their grand opening at their new offices (20 Ampersand Drive, Plattsburgh) on Friday, May 4, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM. There will be guest speakers, building tours and refreshments. Mark your calendars to help them celebrate this great event!!!

Champlain Valley Family Center


PHA Post – Family Housing Newsletter (Spring 2018)

Attached is the current version of the PHA Post – Family Housing Newsletter (Spring 2018 Version).

Included in this newsletter are Spring events, Smoke-free housing news, Housing Choice Voucher Program information, Spring cleaning helpful hints, reminders and inspiration. Enjoy!

Spring 2018 newsletter

FREE PIZZA and First Time Home Buyer Workshop – Thursday, April 12th 6-8 PM (West Side Ballroom)

Dannemora Federal Credit Union is presenting a FREE First Time Home Buyer Workshop on Thursday, April 12, 2018 from 6-8 PM at the West Side Ballroom (253 New York Road, Plattsburgh, NY 12903). Pizza will also be served. Register by April 6, 2018 at 518-825-0323 or at

More information is included below:

DFCU Workshop

FREE Community Movie, Dinner and Conversation – Thursday, April 12th (5 – 8 PM)

On Thursday, April 12th at 5 PM in the PHS Auditorium, the movie “Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope” will be shown at an event that is free and open to the public.

The movie is directed by Robert Redford and will be followed by dinner and community conversation in the Plattsburgh High School Cafeteria from 6:35 to 7:45 PM.

Registration for this event is required by calling Courtney at 518-561-4999.

Below is additional information on this FREE event:


PHA Smoke-free Transition Town Hall Meetings – Friday, March 23, 2018

PHA Smoke-Free Transition

On July 30, 2018, the PHA will be going smoke-free in all units, community spaces and any area shared by residents. In addition, you will not be able to smoke within 25 feet of any PHA owned buildings (family housing) or within 40 feet of any PHA owned buildings (senior housing).

Nothing in the policy or the PHA’s transition to smoke-free housing has changed; however, PHA staff will be hold another round of resident meetings if you still have questions or if you would like to learn more about PHA partnered cessation programs. If you would like to quit smoking, we can help!

The meeting schedule is below:

Date Time Location
Friday, March 23, 2018


9 am – 9:30 am


For residents of Hortense B. Sterns – Emmaus Room at St. Peter’s Church


Friday, March 23, 2018


9:45 am – 10:15 am


Robert S. Long Community Room (39 Oak Street)


Friday, March 23, 2018


10:30 am – 11 am


Lakeview Towers Community Room (34 Flynn Ave)


Friday, March 23, 2018


11:15 am – 11:45 am


57 McGaulley Ave – Community Room


Note: The entrance to the Emmaus Room is in the rear of St. Peter’s. The room is accessible and will be more than adequate to accommodate all residents from Hortense B. Sterns Apartments. Please remember we are welcomed guests and should treat the facility with respect and care. If you have questions or are unclear where the meeting will be held, please contact Tammy at 518-561-0720 ext. 224.