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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Rochester, 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 Rochester, NY

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

Action For A Better Community

550 E Main St, Rochester, NY

(585) 325-5116

Action Front Center

33 Chestnut St, Rochester, NY

(585) 262-4330

Al Sigl Center

1000 Elmwood Ave # 300, Rochester, NY

(585) 442-4100

American Red Cross

50 Prince St, Rochester, NY

(585) 241-4400

Arc of Monroe County

1000 Elmwood Ave # 500, Rochester, NY

(585) 271-0660

Arc Service Coordinator-Monroe

1000 Elmwood Ave # 500, Rochester, NY

(585) 256-7330

Association For the Blind

422 S Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY

(585) 232-1698

Baden St Settlement Workforce

548 Joseph Ave, Rochester, NY

(585) 325-4350

Baden Street Settlement Inc

152 Baden St, Rochester, NY

(585) 325-4910

Berkshire Farm Center & Services-Youth

25 Franklin St # 1022, Rochester, NY

(585) 454-1620

Birthright of Rochester

3380 Monroe Ave # 103, Rochester, NY

(585) 385-2100

Blake House

239 Alphonse St, Rochester, NY

(585) 342-4950

Boehm Lodge

1800 South Ave, Rochester, NY

(585) 442-4850

Catholic Family Center

87 N Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY

(585) 546-7220

Center For Disability Rights

497 State St, Rochester, NY

(585) 546-7510

Charles Settlement House

71 Parkway, Rochester, NY

(585) 277-0810

Child Care Council Inc

595 Blossom Rd # 120, Rochester, NY

(585) 654-4720

Childhood Development Center

700 North St, Rochester, NY

(585) 454-2332

Childrens Institute Inc

274 Goodman St N, Rochester, NY

(585) 295-1000

Cody House

407 Frederick Douglas St, Rochester, NY

(585) 546-4670

Collins House

109 Dartmouth St, Rochester, NY

(585) 442-6562

Community Food Cupboard

253 Clinton Ave N, Rochester, NY

(585) 325-4990

Community Place-Greater Roches

57 Central Park, Rochester, NY

(585) 327-7200

Compeer Program

259 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY

(585) 546-8280

CP Rochester

3399 Winton Rd S, Rochester, NY

(585) 334-6000