Food Hotline

(877) 472-8411 | (866) 888-8777

The hotline will help you find a food pantry in your area.

SSI/Food Stamp Center

(718) 722-4009

This number will assist with questions regarding SSI and Food Stamps.

Fair Hearing Request

(518) 474-8781

Appeals process for Public Assistance,Food Stamps, & Medicaid recipients.

New Utrecht HRA Infoline at (877) HRA-8411

New Utrecht HRA Infoline at (877) HRA-8411

6740 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11220
(718) 921-2049
(718) 921-2268

2865 West 8th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11224
(718) 265-5621  , 5623, 5626, 5612

Public Advocate Senior Center Line

Answers to seniors questions and complaints 212-669-7670

Department of Aging

Referrals to appropriate agencies to help solve problems


Senior Centers located throughout the city

Provides lunch, Recreation, counseling, and companionship.
Social Security

Toll-free 1-800-772-1213
Medicare Rights Center Hotline

800-333-4114 ext 1
Monday to Friday 9:am to 3:pm
VNS Elder Care Service

Help with healthcare benefits, housing,money management.
212-463-9819 212-463-9814
Earned Income Tax Credit

(EITC) (866)924-3758
Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Records

Birth, Death Certificates and Marriage Licenses 212-788-4520
For information about marriage licenses and domestic partnership cerification, call the marriage license Bureau 212-669-2400