Action NC Tenant Organizing Hotline

Call our hotline at 980-443-3715 to speak with one of our volunteers about your housing concerns.

You can also chat with us by clicking this link


This website contains information on utility, rental, and legal assistance; tenants' rights laws and regulations, such as housing codes and state agencies; other relevant organizations, and covid-19 resources, forms, and flyers.


Tenant Organizing Resource Center (TORC)

Action NC TORC empowers tenants living in private and subsidized housing to organize to ensure tenants' rights and preserve quality, safe, and affordable housing. 

We build power to influence housing policies that will provide higher protections to renters in NC by organizing tenant unions, tenant-led know your rights workshops, and providing leadership development for our members.

Action NC TORC focuses on:
-Stopping unlawful eviction and displacement 
-Combating Slum Housing conditions

-Advocating for new affordable housing through initiatives such as mixed housing/inclusionary housing ordinances

-Organizing Tenant Unions

-Organizing Know Your Rights Workshops

-Offering Leadership Development Workshops

And much more

Are you facing eviction? 

Eviction Resources

Are your utilities being disconnected?

Utility Resources

Are you facing foreclosure? 

Mortgage Relief Assistance Program


Lake Arbor Settlement Questions?

Former tenants who believe they are entitled to funds visit the Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy website to fill out a contact form in English or Spanish, or leave a voicemail at 704 376-1600, ext. 524.

Become A member

We need your help to continue to break the cycle of displacement and predatory practices of the real estate industry towards North Carolina tenants.

As a TORC member, you will have access to a wealth of services to support you in defending your tenants' rights and maintaining affordable housing for everyone. TORC members get connected to local, state, and national organizations, organizers, activists, and advocates that share an interest in housing justice and strengthening tenant rights.

TORC members receive updates to upcoming events, information about how to get involved in fighting for justice for yourself and your community, and most importantly, take part in actions locally, statewide, and nationally to protect everyone's rights.

Help us expand tenant unions, build power, and make changes in our lives by joining as a member.
Join the team now!

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