Public Assistance

The 10 most active New York City Council members providing free personal Public Assistance assistance to New Yorkers like you.


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Chaim M. Deutsch
New York City Council
NYC Council 48th District
Councilperson cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov 718-368-9176 Chaim M. Deutsch Chaim M. Deutsch @ChaimDeutsch on Twitter
#1 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Public Assistance
27 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Rain Barrel Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Tax Preparation Assistance Police Precinct Parking Violation Carbon Monoxide And

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@council.nyc.gov

Julissa Ferreras
New York City Council
NYC Council 21st District
Councilperson CD21invites@council.nyc.gov 718-651-1917 Julissa Ferreras @JulissaFerreras on Twitter
#2 Julissa Ferreras
21st District - Queens

Public Assistance
19 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Affordable Housing / Apartment Food Stamps NYCHA New Application Public Assistance SCRIE HPD Housing Lottery

Contact
Phone: 718-651-1917
Email: CD21invites@council.nyc.gov

Ben Kallos
New York City Council
NYC Council 5th District
Councilperson BKallos@council.nyc.gov 212-860-1950 Ben Kallos Ben Kallos @BenKallos on Twitter
#3 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Public Assistance
13 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Eviction Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Senior Housing Construction General Affordable Housing / Apartment Lease Issue

Contact
Phone: 212-860-1950
Email: BKallos@council.nyc.gov

Helen Rosenthal
New York City Council
NYC Council 6th District
Councilperson Helen@HelenRosenthal.com 212-873-0282 Helen Rosenthal Helen Rosenthal @HelenRosenthal on Twitter
#4 Helen Rosenthal
6th District - Manhattan

Public Assistance
11 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lease Issue NYCHA Misc. Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction NYCHA Building Maintenance SCRIE

Contact
Phone: 212-873-0282
Email: Helen@HelenRosenthal.com

Rafael Espinal
New York City Council
NYC Council 37th District
Councilperson REspinal@council.nyc.gov 718-642-8664 Rafael Espinal Rafael Espinal @RLEspinal on Twitter
#5 Rafael Espinal
37th District - Brooklyn

Public Assistance
10 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Affordable Housing / Apartment Food Stamps Green Card Section 8 U.S. Citizenship NYCHA New Application

Contact
Phone: 718-642-8664
Email: REspinal@council.nyc.gov

Jimmy Van Bramer
New York City Council
NYC Council 26th District
Councilperson JVanBramer@council.nyc.gov 718-383-9566 Jimmy Van Bramer Jimmy Van Bramer @JimmyVanBramer on Twitter
#6 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Public Assistance
9 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance Bicycles SCRIE Lobbying Illegal Parking NYCHA Misc. Park Maintenance

Contact
Phone: 718-383-9566
Email: JVanBramer@council.nyc.gov

Alan Maisel
New York City Council
NYC Council 46th District
Councilperson AMaisel@council.nyc.gov 718-241-9330 Alan Maisel
#7 Alan Maisel
46th District - Brooklyn

Public Assistance
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
SCHE Food Stamps HEAP Abandoned Vehicle Tree Planting / Pruning Tax Exemption

Contact
Phone: 718-241-9330
Email: AMaisel@council.nyc.gov

Daniel Dromm
New York City Council
NYC Council 25th District
Councilperson 718-803-6373 Daniel Dromm Daniel Dromm @Dromm25 on Twitter
#7 Daniel Dromm
25th District - Queens

Public Assistance
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
SCRIE Form Letter Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) U.S. Citizenship SCHE Housing Dirty Sidewalk

Contact
Phone: 718-803-6373
Email:

Brad Lander
New York City Council
NYC Council 39th District
Councilperson lander@council.nyc.gov 718-499-1090 Brad Lander Brad Lander @bradlander on Twitter
#7 Brad Lander
39th District - Brooklyn

Public Assistance
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship Tree Planting / Pruning Construction General Parking Restrictions Street Lights Sidewalks

Contact
Phone: 718-499-1090
Email: lander@council.nyc.gov

Ritchie Torres
New York City Council
NYC Council 15th District
Councilperson 718-842-8100 Ritchie Torres @RitchieTorres on Twitter
10 Ritchie Torres
15th District - Bronx

Public Assistance
7 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance U.S. Citizenship Affordable Housing / Apartment NYCHA Building Maintenance Repair Assistance Green Card Heat / Hot Water

Contact
Phone: 718-842-8100
Email:

Public Assistance Service Activity

These charts show the cumulative number of Public Assistance cases for each NYC Council District and the total weekly amount of Public Assistance casework for all New York City Council members over the last year.

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity