Public Benefits

For help with:
Social Security, SSI, SSD, SCRIE, DRIE, Food Stamps, TANF Child-Only Grants, Public Assistance, Medicare, Medicaid, State Insurance Programs, Health Issues

Citywide Programs:

Residents citywide, please call:

Government Benefits Project
Monday, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Call 212-417-3732

Social Security Advocacy Project
Tuesday and Thursday, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pmCall toll free: 866-891-8004 or E-mail:

Consumers of mental health services, please call:

Mental Health Law Project
Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Emergency Walk-in:  Monday-Friday, 10 am – 5 pm
Call 212-417-3830 or E-mail:

Adult Home Residents, please call:

Adult Home Advocacy Project
Monday-Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Emergency Walk-In: Monday-Friday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Call toll free at 877-417-2427

Kinship Caregivers (citywide), please call:

Kinship Caregiver Law Project
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm & 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Call 212-417-3850

Nursing Home Residents (citywide), please call:

Nursing Home Residents’ Project
Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call toll free: 855-444-6477 (NHRP)

Click HERE for the schedule of neighborhood based intake.