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
35 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@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
#2 Helen Rosenthal
6th District - Manhattan

Public Assistance
14 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

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

Public Assistance
11 cases in the past year

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

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

Rosie Mendez
New York City Council
NYC Council 2nd District
Councilperson Rmendez@council.nyc.gov 212-677-1077 Rosie Mendez @RosieMendez on Twitter
#4 Rosie Mendez
2nd District - Manhattan

Public Assistance
10 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues NYCHA Transfers NYCHA Misc. Affordable Housing / Apartment Land Use: Application / Process Air Quality

Contact
Phone: 212-677-1077
Email: Rmendez@council.nyc.gov

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

Public Assistance
9 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-803-6373
Email:

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

Public Assistance
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship Tax Preparation Assistance Affordable Housing / Apartment NYCHA Building Maintenance NYCHA Misc. Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

Contact
Phone: 718-842-8100
Email:

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
#7 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Public Assistance
7 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Construction General Park Maintenance Building Maintenance Affordable Housing / Apartment

Contact
Phone: 212-860-1950
Email: BKallos@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
7 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
SCHE HEAP Food Stamps Enhanced STAR Abandoned Vehicle NYCHA Building Maintenance Illegal Parking

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

Peter Koo
New York City Council
NYC Council 20th District
Councilperson pkoo@council.nyc.gov 718-888-8747 Peter Koo @CMPeterKoo on Twitter
#9 Peter Koo
20th District - Queens

Public Assistance
5 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lifeline U.S. Citizenship Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Green Card PETITION FOR ALIEN RELATIVE Housing

Contact
Phone: 718-888-8747
Email: pkoo@council.nyc.gov

Melissa Mark-Viverito
New York City Council
NYC Council 8th District
Councilperson mviverito@council.nyc.gov 212-828-9800 Melissa Mark-Viverito Melissa Mark-Viverito @MMViverito on Twitter
10 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Public Assistance
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Misc. NYCHA Building Maintenance Food Stamps Building Maintenance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Affordable Housing / Apartment NYCHA Transfers

Contact
Phone: 212-828-9800
Email: mviverito@council.nyc.gov

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