Public Benefits for Immigrants

Immigrants and their children may be eligible for a variety of public benefits, depending on their status, length of time in the United States and other criteria.

The Empire Justice Center can assist and represent immigrants who may have been improperly denied benefits and cannot be represented by NSLS due to Legal Services Corporation constraints.

Please contact Cheryl Keshner, 631-650-2317, orLinda Hassberg,, 631-650-2305.

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How do I apply for SNAP Benefits?

If you reside in Nassau County, go to the first floor of the Department of Social Services Building at 60 Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale

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