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What am I eligible for?

There are over 30 programs you or your family may be eligible for regardless of immigration status and even if you’re already receiving benefits or have a job.

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Apply directly for SNAP, Cash Assistance and Medicaid renewal. Apply for all 3 at the same time through the Cash Assistance application. Log into your HRA account.


Latest Update Wednesday, May 5th

New Financial help to cover the cost and installation of an air conditioner or fan

Updated Friday, May 7th, 5:09pm

The Cooling Assistance benefit opens May 3, 2021. Learn how to apply.

Prevent Your Eviction

Updated Wednesday, May 5th, 1:59pm

Completing a Hardship Declaration form may prevent your eviction through August 31, 2021.

Apply for 3-K for All

Updated Tuesday, March 30th, 10:39am

NYC families who have a child born in 2018 can apply to 3-K for All for the 2021-22 school year. Application opens on February 24, and the deadline to apply is May 28.

New Get vaccinated for COVID-19

Updated Thursday, May 13th, 1:24pm

New York residents ages 16 and older are eligible for COVID-19 vaccination. Find vaccine locations and appointments.
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