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Living In New Hampshire
City Information

New York City is packed with prominent attractions including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park, and the Empire State building. New York City has a large population of young professionals, and there are always free events and festivals happening in the city. 

Living In New Hampshire
Housing

On average, AmeriCorps members each pay between $500-$800/ month and have between 4-6 roommates. AmeriCorps members typically live in the Bronx, Queens, and Brooklyn. The size and diversity in neighborhoods allows everyone to find somewhere affordable. It is highly recommended to live with roommates. 

Living In New Hampshire
Transportation

AmeriCorps members receive a free Unlimited Ride MetroCard. This card contains an unlimited number of subway and bus rides for 30 days at a time. Supervisors provide AmeriCorps members with new MetroCards every 30 days.
Useful New York Links

Things To Do
City of New York
New York Events
New York Times
SNAP: Food Assistance
Apartment Finder
Roommate Finder
Farmers’ Markets

Fun Things to Do

Find the best things to do in New York for free
Explore this free guide of things to do in New York
Visit the Strawberry Fields mosaic remembering John Lennon in Central Park
Take a free guided tour of the famous New York Public Library
Ride the Staten Island Ferry for free to see the Statue of Liberty
Visit New York museums on free admission days
Pay tribute to the men, women and children that lost their lives at the 9/11 Memorial
Walk over the Brooklyn Bridge to see another angle of the city