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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Albany, NY


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New York State offers Child Health Plus as a health insurance plan for kids. Depending on your family's income, your child may be eligible to join either Child Health Plus A (formerly Children's Medicaid) or Child Health Plus B. Both Child Heath Plus...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is a federally funded energy assistance program. New York's grant is allocated among the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) for a heating benefit program, the state Division of ...
Medicaid is a program for New Yorkers who can't afford to pay for medical care. Medicaid pays for a number of services, but some may not be covered for you because of your age, financial circumstances, family situation, transfer of resource requireme...
The School Breakfast Program provides funding that makes it possible for schools to offer a nutritious breakfast to students each day. Similarly, the goal of the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) is to protect the health and well-being of the nati...
The Special Milk Program provides milk to children in schools, childcare institutions, and eligible camps that do not participate in other Federal child nutrition meal service programs. Schools that participate in the National School Lunch or School ...
The Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program is a special supplemental food program for women, infants, and children up to the age of 5. All applicants must be income eligible and have a medical or nutritional risk. The WIC Program provides nutritio...
Administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the New York State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the new name for the food stamp program, issues monthly electronic benefits that can be used like cash at authorized retai...
The New York Summer Food Service Program was established to ensure that, during summer school vacation, children would be able to receive the same high quality meals provided during the school year by the National School Lunch and the School Breakfas...
Temporary Assistance (TA) is temporary help for needy men, women and children. If you are unable to work, cannot find a job, or your job does not pay enough, TA may be able to help you pay for your expenses. New York state Family Assistance (FA) p...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own that meet New York's eligibility requirements....
Weatherization Services reduces the amount of energy required to heat homes and provide hot water. The majority of homes in New York state were built when energy was relatively inexpensive. These homes are significantly more costly to heat than a new...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Albany, NY

Albany, NY welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

Aids Services Catholic Charity

100 Slingerland St, Albany, NY

(518) 449-3581

Albany County of Social Services

162 Washington Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 447-7403

Albany County Opportunity

333 Sheridan Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 463-3175

Albany County Social Services

101 S Pearl St, Albany, NY

(518) 426-5082

Albany Housing Authority

270 N Pearl St, Albany, NY

(518) 445-0744

Albany Housing Authority

20 Rensselaer St, Albany, NY

(518) 445-0745

Albany Housing Coalition Inc

278 Clinton Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 465-5251

Albany Jewish Community Center

340 Whitehall Rd, Albany, NY

(518) 438-6651

Albany Law School

80 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 445-2311

Albany Social Services Temp Assist

162 Washington Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 447-7653

Alzheimer's Disease Association

85 Watervliet Ave # 6, Albany, NY

(518) 867-4999

American Civil Liberties Union

90 State St # 518, Albany, NY

(518) 436-8594

American Red Cross

845 Central Ave # W2, Albany, NY

(518) 462-7461

Arbor Hill Community Center

47 Lark St, Albany, NY

(518) 463-1516

Berkshire Farm Center & Services

39 Columbia St, Albany, NY

(518) 435-0794

Berkshire Farm Center

845 Central Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 435-0704

Bricklayers & Allied Craftsmen Welfare Fund

302 Centre Dr, Albany, NY

(518) 456-5477

Capital District Comm Loan

255 Orange St # 103, Albany, NY

(518) 436-8586

Capital District YMCA

2 Lark St, Albany, NY

(518) 465-2459

Career Connections LLC

169 Central Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 689-2148

Caregivers Program

100 Slingerland St, Albany, NY

(518) 449-2001

Catholic Charities Housing Off

504 Central Ave, Albany, NY

(518) 482-3248

Center for Development for Human Services

Ste 105, 3 Marcus Blvd, Albany, NY

(518) 435-1825

Center For Disability Services

314 S Manning Blvd, Albany, NY

(518) 437-5681

Center For Law & Justice Inc

153 S Pearl St # 2, Albany, NY

(518) 427-8361