Public Benefits Resources

 

Public Assistance TIPS SHEET

 

www.otda.ny.state.us - New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance and Office of Administrative Hearings

www.nyc.gov/html/hra - NYC Human Resources Administration - click on “Family Independence Administration"

www.nyc.gov/accessnyc - 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.

onlineresources.wnylc.net/ - Access the Fair Hearing bank and State and City Policy Documents and other information through this site.

www.cssny.org/pbrc/publications.html - 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)

www.projectfair.org - Project FAIR - runs an information table at 14 Boerum Place

www.legal-aid.org - Legal Aid Society

www.empirejustice.org - Empire Justice Center 

www.wnylc.net - Western New York Law Center