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  • What assistance can I get to make ends meet?

    This resource is a fact sheet that can help you understand what government programs can help you with your expenses right now, including pandemic unemployment, paid leave, medicaid, food stamps, help paying for your utilities, and more. Content Detail

    By:
    National Center for Law and Economic Justice

I want to know more about Medicaid (6)+

  • List of Pooled Trusts in NYS

    Enrolling in a supplemental needs trust can be a way to access Medicaid despite having a high "spend-down," or income over the Medicaid limits. This is a contact list of non-profit organizations that have pooled trusts. Content Detail

    By:
    New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG): Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program
  • Medicaid

    Go to the NY State Department of Health for information about Medicaid including the most current income and financial resource eligibility levels, how to apply, and how to request a fair hearing. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Department of Health
  • Step-by-step guide to enrolling in the NYSARC Pooled SNT for Medicaid spend-down

    Enrolling in a supplemental needs trust can be a way to access Medicaid despite having a high "spend-down," or income over the Medicaid limits. This explains how to enroll in a pooled trust. Content Detail

    By:
    New York Legal Assistance Group (NYLAG): Evelyn Frank Legal Resources Program
  • What do I need to know about the upcoming changes to Medicaid?

    This Know Your Rights video explains the basics of Medicaid such as who qualifies and the two types of Medicaid. This video also explains the changes in the law that will become effective beginning in October 2020. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Services of the Hudson Valley
  • What is Medicaid?

    Medicaid is a state and federally funded program that provides Health Insurance to low income individuals in New York State. Read this article to find out who is eligible, how to apply, and what benefits are included. Content Detail

    By:
    Legal Assistance of Western New York, Inc.- LawNY® - Geneva Office
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Where to Apply for Medicaid in NYC (When Not Seeking Medicaid Home Attendant Services)

    The NYC Medicaid Offices that process applications for Medicaid for all people except those who want home attendant services. Content Detail

    By:
    New York City Human Resources Administration

Can I get Medicaid? (5)+

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  • ACCESS NYC

    ACCESS NYC is a free service that can help you find out if you are eligible for over 30 benefit programs. Read More

    By:
    NYC Human Services
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • myBenefits!

    The fast and easy way to find out about many health and human services programs and how to apply for them - anytime and anywhere. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español

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Medicaid home care and nursing home care (5)+

Medicaid managed care (3)+

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  • Medicaid Buy-in Program for People with Disabilities

    This page on the website for the NY Department of Health has a list of questions and answers about the Medicaid Buy-In Program for Working People with Disabilities. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Department of Health
  • Medicaid Programs for Pregnant Women

    Learn about the various Medicaid programs for pregnant women in NYS, including the Prenatal Care Assistance Program (PCAP), which gives Medicaid coverage to pregnant women with income up to 200% of the Federal Poverty Line, and Medicaid Obstetrical and Maternal Services (MOMS) Program. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Department of Health

I want to apply for public assistance (3)+

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