Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Mount Vernon, 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...

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

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(718) 329-4968

Alliance Home Services Corporation
(718) 994-6780

(718) 823-1418

(914) 630-0199

(718) 597-5960

Bay Eden Senior Center
(718) 882-3815

(914) 668-9580

(718) 652-5500

(718) 792-1800

(718) 652-1718

Bronx Westchester Community
(914) 699-1153

(718) 220-7391

(914) 654-1808

(718) 320-4805

(914) 476-2700

(718) 295-7160

(718) 655-7700

(914) 337-8808

Community Out Reach Center
(718) 652-0793

Community Service Associates
(914) 668-1428

(914) 632-0022

Eastchester Community Action
(914) 337-7768

Effective Alternative-Rcncltn
(718) 654-4931

Excelsior Men's Club
(914) 667-9999

(914) 834-5806

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