Public Benefits Resources


Public Assistance TIPS SHEET - New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance and Office of Administrative Hearings - NYC Human Resources Administration - click on “Family Independence Administration" - ACCESS NYC--User-friendly interactive website (also accessible through HRA website above) with information on eligibility for PA/MA/FS and other programs in seven languages. - Access the Fair Hearing bank and State and City Policy Documents and other information through this site. - Public Benefits Resource Center - “Consumer Benefit” brochures on a wide range of benefits: Child Health Plus; Family Health Plus; Medicaid; Medicaid Excess Income Program; Medicare Savings Program; Food Stamps; Earned Income Tax Credit; Public Assistance; Public Assistance Transitional Benefits; Public Assistance Work Rules; Supplemental Security Income (Adults); Supplemental Security Income (Children) - Project FAIR - runs an information table at 14 Boerum Place - Legal Aid Society - Empire Justice Center - Western New York Law Center