Benefits Assistance Services

HEAP, FOOD STAMPS OR TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides information for people with questions about HEAP, Food stamps (SNAP), Temporary Assistance, denied benefits, and other benefits-related issues.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester Counties)
Public TransportationNot applicable
Facility/ADA AccessNot applicable
Intake ProcedureCall 800-342-3009 or contact your local Department of Social Services
Helpful TipsFor program dates visit: http://otda.ny.gov/programs/apply/#heap
 
Client Information
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityLow income New York State residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 40 North Pearl Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12230
Main Phone 518-473-1090
Other Phone 800-522-5511 (Welfare Fraud); 1-877-502-6155 (Fair Hearing)
Service Location Email nyspio@otda.ny.gov
Web Address www.otda.ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY ASSISTANCE
Affiliated Program: HEAP, FOOD STAMPS OR TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE
This Service: Benefits Assistance Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Air Conditioners (BM-3000.0500-030)
Electric Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-180)
Food Stamps/SNAP (NL-6000.2000)
Gas Service Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-250)
Heating Fuel Payment Assistance (BV-8900.9300-300)
Low Income (YL-3300.4500)
Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance (NT-8900)
Welfare Fraud Reporting (FN-1700.9500)