Resources for New Yorkers
These resources can offer support for food, employment, health insurance, housing and more.
For a more detailed list of resources visit Help Now NYC or NYC311.
For updates on service changes visit the City Agency Suspension Updates page.
For free face coverings visit the Face Coverings page.
Health and emotional well-being
Get tested in your community
Get information and resources to help protect yourself and others from COVID-19.
View the latest data on COVID-19 in NYC.
Connect with a counselor.
Find support for domestic violence survivors.
Get tips and information about coping and emotional well-being
Get information on funerals, burials, and cremation.
Learn how to report a death and request a death certificate.
Employment and jobs
Sign up for unemployment.
Find a job.
Learn about paid sick leave
Map of free food resources across the city, including food pantries and Grab & Go meals at NYC Schools, available for all children or adults in need.
To sign up for SNAP benefits or cash assistance from home.
For ways to donate food, cash, or supplies to those in need.
If you cannot go out to get food, no one can bring you food, and you are not able to use private delivery options, New York City will deliver emergency meals to you in the coming days. Check your eligibility and sign up.
Rent and housing
Find out about emergency cash assistance for rent.
Get help paying for heat and utilities.
Screen for benefits
Visit ACCESSNYC and find out more about benefits.
School and education
Get Learn at Home resources.
Request an iPad for students.
Find resources and information for people with disabilities.
Learn more about resources for children and families.
Learn more about resources for older New Yorkers.
Find resources available for veterans.
Get information for immigrants, regardless of status.