Financial Aid/Voucher Services

SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThis service provides food stamps and emergency food stamps to financially eligible residents.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureFood Stamp Director: Laurie Ingersoll, 518-447-2546, foodstamps@albanycounty.com
Check website: www.mybenefits.ny.gov
Intake RequirementsApplication Procedure\File an application at either the main office or electronically at www.mybenefits.ny.gov
Additional RequirementsProof of income, Birth Certificate, Proof of residency, Utility bill with address, Photo ID, Social Security Card, Verification of shelter cost, Household composition Proof of income, Birth Certificate, Proof of residency, Utility bill with address
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Multiple
EligibilityFinancially eligible Albany County residents
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 162 Washington Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Main Phone 518-447-7300 Administrative
Emergency/After Hours Phone After hours Emergency # for Homeless, 518-463-2124, HATAS (Homeless and Travelers Aid Society)
Other Phone Service/Intake Adult Protective Services/NY Connects: 518-447-7177
Fax 518-447-7722
Web Address www.albanycounty.com/dss
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)
This Service: Financial Aid/Voucher Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Food Stamps/SNAP (NL-6000.2000)