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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 Amsterdam, NY

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

Aids Council-NE New York

434 Franklin St, Schenectady, NY

(518) 346-9272

American Red Cross

479 Rowland St, Ballston Spa, NY

(518) 584-2510

Amsterdam Housing Authority

52 Division St, Amsterdam, NY

(518) 842-2894

Big Brothers Big Sisters

110 N Main St, Gloversville, NY

(518) 773-2227

Bridge Center

72 Union Ave, Schenectady, NY

(518) 346-1277

Capital District Child Care

520 Hegeman St, Schenectady, NY

(518) 388-0018

Captain Youth & Family Services

5 Municipal Plz # 3, Clifton Park, NY

(518) 383-3976

Career & Employment Network

1300 Riverfront Ctr, Amsterdam, NY

(518) 842-3172

Carver Community Counseling

846 State St, Schenectady, NY

(518) 382-7838

Catholic Charities Diocesan

520 Hegeman St, Schenectady, NY

(518) 381-1767

Catholic Charities

1 Kimball St, Amsterdam, NY

(518) 842-4202

Catholic Charities

818 Union St, Schenectady, NY

(518) 372-5667

Catholic Charities-Schenectady

1400 Dunnsville Rd # G, Schenectady, NY

(518) 357-9801

Center For Disability Services

67 Division St, Amsterdam, NY

(518) 842-3511

Centro Civico of Amsterdam

143 E Main St, Amsterdam, NY

(518) 842-3762

Citizens & Community Services

1 E Montgomery St, Johnstown, NY

(518) 762-2888

City Mission of Schenectady

11 Cheltingham Ave, Schenectady, NY

(518) 355-9587

Clover Patch Camp

55 Helping Hand Ln, Scotia, NY

(518) 384-3000

Cocoa House

869 Stanley St, Schenectady, NY

(518) 377-4977

Community Heritage Corporation

73 N Main St # 107, Gloversville, NY

(518) 725-2114

Community Human Services

543 Saratoga Rd, Scotia, NY

(518) 399-4624

Community Land Trust

1677 Van Vranken Ave, Schenectady, NY

(518) 372-7616

Community Maternity Services

322 Main St # 4, Schoharie, NY

(518) 295-6100

Concerned For the Hungry

218 Nott Ter, Schenectady, NY

(518) 372-9881

Crime Victim Program

1 Kimball St, Amsterdam, NY

(518) 843-6782