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IF YOU HAVE A HOUSING, FOOD, UTILITY, OR HEATING EMERGENCY, PLEASE CONTACT YOUR LOCAL DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU HAVE A LIFE THREATENING OR MEDICAL EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL 911.

myBenefits

Sunday December 05, 2021

Am I Eligible? Pre Screening

HEAP

SNAP

Assistance Programs

Health Insurance

Tax Credits

EBT Balance EBT Balance

SNAP and Cash Account

Transaction History

Change Your PIN

Report Card Lost or Damaged

New Users New Users

Apply for HEAP

Apply for SNAP

Apply for Public Assistance

Recertify

Report Changes

View Case Details

Returning Users Returning Users

Apply for HEAP

Apply for SNAP

Apply for Public Assistance

Continue Application

Track Application

Recertify Benefits

Report Changes

View Case Details

Submit Verification Documents

Please Note

On December 1, 2021, New York State will upgrade security protections to our websites and applications. Access to government websites and applications will now require the use of up-to-date and secure web browsers. If you are using an older web browser, you will need to upgrade to a current web browser prior to December 1. To verify that your browser meets the new requirements, visit https://encryption.ny.gov.

The following popular web browsers are among many capable of supporting up-to-date security protocols:

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 Microsoft Edge version 12 and above
Google Chrome version 30 and above Mozilla Firefox 27 and above
Opera 17 and above Apple Safari 7 and above

IMPORTANT!! To Login to myBenefits or to Create an Account, you MUST use a username and password created specifically for myBenefits. You cannot use an account created for another NYS application such as unemployment Insurance, Dept. of Motor Vehicles or Child Support.

SNAP recipients do NOT need to apply for the COVID-19 related emergency SNAP benefits. If you already receive SNAP benefits, please go to http://otda.ny.gov/SNAP-COVID-19/Frequently-Asked-Questions.aspfor information on the COVID-19 related emergency SNAP benefits.