Public Benefits

For help with:
Social Security, SSI, SSD, SCRIE, DRIE, Food Stamps, TANF Child-Only Grants, Public Assistance, Medicare, Medicaid, State Insurance Programs, Health Issues

Citywide Programs:

Residents citywide, please call:

MFY’s Government Benefits Project
Mondays, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Call 212-417-3732

Consumers of mental health services, please call:

MFY’s Mental Health Law Project
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Emergency Walk-in:  Monday-Friday, 10 am – 5 pm
Call 212-417-3830 or E-mail:

Adult Home Residents, please call:

MFY’s Adult Home Advocacy Project
Monday,  Tuesday, Thurday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Emergency Walk-In: Monday-Friday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Call 212-464-8110 or toll free at 877-417-2427

Kinship Caregivers (citywide), please call:

MFY’s Kinship Caregiver Law Project
Wednesday and Friday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Call 212-417-3850

Nursing Home Residents (citywide), please call:

MFY’s Nursing Home Residents’ Project
Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Call toll free: 855-444-6477 (NHRP)

Manhattan Program:

Manhattan seniors (age 60 & over), please call:

MFY’s Manhattan Seniors Project
Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Call 212-417-3888

If you are a senior living north of 110th Street, please call the Northern Manhattan Improvement Corporation for legal assistance at 212-822-8300.

Click HERE for the schedule of neighborhood based intake.

MFY Legal Services