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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...

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

A New Hope Center

20 Church St, Owego, NY

(607) 687-6866

Aim Sawyer Street Site

271 E 1st St, Corning, NY

(607) 324-4271

Aim

271 E 1st St, Corning, NY

(607) 962-8225

Alcohol & Drug Council Inc

201 E Green St # 500, Ithaca, NY

(607) 274-6288

Alcoholism & Drug Rehab Clinic

650 Baldwin St, Elmira, NY

(607) 734-6227

American Red Cross

911 Stowell St, Elmira, NY

(607) 734-3317

American Red Cross

123 W Market St, Corning, NY

(607) 936-3766

American Red Cross

173 Main St, Owego, NY

(607) 687-1413

American Red Cross

201 W Clinton St, Ithaca, NY

(607) 273-1900

Better Housing-Tompkins

950 Danby Rd # 102, Ithaca, NY

(607) 273-2187

Casa of the Southern Tier

Civic Center Plaza, Corning, NY

(607) 936-2272

Catholic Charities

215 E Church St # 101, Elmira, NY

(607) 734-4898

Catholic Charities

464 Broad St, Waverly, NY

(607) 565-7580

Cerebral Palsy of Chemung Cty

398 Old Ithaca Rd, Horseheads, NY

(607) 739-3591

Chemung Arc

711 Sullivan St, Elmira, NY

(607) 734-6151

Chemung County Habitat For Hum

94 Carrollton Ave, Elmira, NY

(607) 734-1361

Chemung County-Crisis

425 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira, NY

(607) 737-5369

Chemung Project For Bail Inc

210 Lake St, Elmira, NY

(607) 734-8854

Coddington Road Community Center

920 Coddington Rd, Ithaca, NY

(607) 277-1434

Compeer

500 Walnut St, Elmira, NY

(607) 733-7661

Comprehensive Interdisciplinry

161 Sullivan St, Elmira, NY

(607) 733-6533

Cornell Cooperative Extension

323 Owego St # 5, Montour Falls, NY

(607) 535-7161

Corning Council For Aid

650 Baldwin St # 125-7, Elmira, NY

(607) 733-3718

Corning Meals On Wheels Inc

144 Cedar St, Corning, NY

(607) 962-7985

County of Chemung Social Services: Adult Protective Services

425 Pennsylvania Ave, Elmira, NY

(607) 737-5487