Emergency Assistance Services

TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceTemporary Assistance is designed to provide a temporary and time-limited form of cash and/or non-cash assistance to eligible individuals and/or families who have become unable to support themselves.

Emergency Assistance is available to eligible applicants and is designed to meet an individual's or family's immediate need. In many circumstances, this allows the individual or family to continue to function independently of the public systems.

An emergency requiring temporary shelter should be directed to the Schoharie County Department of Social Services (DSS) during business hours or to the Schoharie County Sheriff's Office after hours.
LocationSchoharie
Geographical AreaSchoharie County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureCall 518-295-8334
Shelter/Homeless Emergencies: 518-295-8334 (during business hours) or 518-295-8114 (County Sheriff's Department After-Hours)
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityLow income Schoharie County residents in immediate need
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 284 Main Street
Physical Site Address 2 PO Box 687
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schoharie, NY 12157
Main Phone 518-295-8334
Emergency/After Hours Phone 518-295-8114 After Hours: Sheriff's Department
Fax 518-295-8499
Service Location Email 43A312@dfa.state.ny.us
Web Address www.schohariecounty-ny.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: SCHOHARIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE
This Service: Emergency Assistance Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Emergency Shelter (BH-1800)
Homelessness Issues (YZ-3100)
Low Income (YL-3300.4500)
TANF (NL-1000.8500)
Undesignated Temporary Financial Assistance (NT-8900)