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
33 cases in the past year

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

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

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
#2 Rafael Espinal
37th District - Brooklyn

Public Assistance
23 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-642-8664
Email: REspinal@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
#3 Julissa Ferreras
21st District - Queens

Public Assistance
21 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Income Tax Refund Tax Preparation Assistance Food Stamps U.S. Citizenship NYCHA New Application Affordable Housing / Apartment

Contact
Phone: 718-651-1917
Email: CD21invites@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
12 cases in the past year

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

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

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
#5 Ben Kallos
5th District - Manhattan

Public Assistance
11 cases in the past year

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

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

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
#6 Brad Lander
39th District - Brooklyn

Public Assistance
9 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-499-1090
Email: lander@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
Lobbying Bicycles NYCHA Building Maintenance Illegal Parking SCRIE NYCHA Misc. Subways

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

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

Public Assistance
9 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship FORM LETTER SCRIE Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) SCHE Housing Food Stamps

Contact
Phone: 718-803-6373
Email:

Carlos Menchaca
New York City Council
NYC Council 38th District
Councilperson info38@council.nyc.gov 718-439-9012 Carlos Menchaca Carlos Menchaca @cmenchaca on Twitter
#9 Carlos Menchaca
38th District - Brooklyn

Public Assistance
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship Green Card Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) Adult Education Immigration Visas

Contact
Phone: 718-439-9012
Email: info38@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
#9 Melissa Mark-Viverito
8th District - Manhattan & Bronx

Public Assistance
8 cases in the past year

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

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