Daily Life

It takes a lot of work to get settled into your new surroundings and find your rhythm. Learn how to make the transition into your new life as smooth as possible.

Daily Life Resources

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Personal Finance
OW can help you with your day-to-day needs. To apply, visit an OW office and speak to a case worker.
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Housing
A shelter is a free place to sleep if you have nowhere else to go.
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Housing
Landlords can't discriminate against renters, are responsible for maintenance of the unit, and must respect tenants' privacy.
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Housing
To move out, you'll need to figure out what you can afford, who you want to live with, find a place, and know your rights as a tenant.
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Housing
Housing co-ops are democratic communities where there’s no landlord. Every resident is a member of the co-op and gets a say in how it's run.
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Housing
When you sign a lease, landlords can ask you to put down deposits or pay for things other than rent, like utilities.