Lifeline

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


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

Lifeline
350 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-888-8747
Email: pkoo@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

Lifeline
14 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Lease Issue NYCHA Misc. SCRIE Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Affordable Housing / Apartment

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

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
#3 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Lifeline
9 cases in the past year

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

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

Antonio Reynoso
New York City Council
NYC Council 34th District
Councilperson areynoso@council.nyc.gov 718-963-3141 Antonio Reynoso Antonio Reynoso @ReynosoBrooklyn on Twitter
#4 Antonio Reynoso
34th District - Brooklyn

Lifeline
8 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Tax Preparation Assistance Section 8 Food Stamps Medicaid SCRIE HPD-owned Building Condition Lifeline

Contact
Phone: 718-963-3141
Email: areynoso@council.nyc.gov

Mark Treyger
New York City Council
NYC Council 47th District
Councilperson 718-373-9673 Mark Treyger @MarkTreyger718 on Twitter
#5 Mark Treyger
47th District - Brooklyn

Lifeline
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship Literary Services for Immigrants Green Card Food Stamps SCHE Sidewalks Medicaid

Contact
Phone: 718-373-9673
Email:

Margaret Chin
New York City Council
NYC Council 1st District
Councilperson chin@council.nyc.gov 212-587-3159 Margaret Chin Margaret Chin @CM_MargaretChin on Twitter
#6 Margaret Chin
1st District - Manhattan

Lifeline
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Heat / Hot Water NYCHA Building Maintenance Garage and Parking Lot NYCHA Transfers Pedestrian Safety Building Maintenance

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@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 @JimmyVanBramer on Twitter
#6 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Lifeline
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Bicycles NYCHA Building Maintenance Lobbying Illegal Parking NYCHA Misc. Police Precinct Tree Planting / Pruning

Contact
Phone: 718-383-9566
Email: JVanBramer@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
#8 Rafael Espinal
37th District - Brooklyn

Lifeline
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Food Stamps Affordable Housing / Apartment Section 8 Immigration NYCHA Misc. Green Card

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

Maria del Carmen Arroyo
New York City Council
NYC Council 17th District
Councilperson salamanca@council.nyc.gov 718-402-6130 Maria del Carmen Arroyo Maria del Carmen Arroyo @Salamancajr80 on Twitter
#8 Maria del Carmen Arroyo
17th District - Bronx

Lifeline
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Repair Assistance NYCHA Building Maintenance Post Office Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Homeless Shelter - DHS HPD Housing Lottery

Contact
Phone: 718-402-6130
Email: salamanca@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
#8 Julissa Ferreras
21st District - Queens

Lifeline
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA New Application Section 8 SCRIE NYCHA Misc. Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) HPD Housing Lottery Food Stamps

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

Lifeline Service Activity

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

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity