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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.

Apply now for benefits.

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.

Announcements

Latest Update Thursday, July 9th


New Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Bridge Program

Updated Thursday, July 9th, 4:16pm

Apply between July 9–15 for a new virtual program called Summer Bridge that takes the place of SYEP this summer because of Covid-19.

New Every New Yorker can get a free, confidential, and safe COVID-19 test today!

Updated Tuesday, June 30th, 2:30pm

Available regardless of immigration status. Find a testing site near your home.

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

Updated Wednesday, May 20th, 10:31am

Applications for the Cooling Assistance benefit open May 1. The deadline is August 30, 2020.

New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Updated Thursday, April 30th, 4:33pm

Resources that can help guide you, your family, and your community with up-to-date and accurate information and support.