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
416 cases in the past year

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

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
17 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
10 cases in the past year

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

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
5 cases in the past year

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

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

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
3 cases in the past year

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

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
#7 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Lifeline
2 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-383-9566
Email: JVanBramer@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 Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Food Stamps Homeless Shelter - DHS Post Office

Contact
Phone: 718-402-6130
Email: salamanca@council.nyc.gov

James Vacca
New York City Council
NYC Council 13th District
Councilperson jvacca@council.nyc.gov 718-931-1721 James Vacca James Vacca @JamesVacca13 on Twitter
#8 James Vacca
13th District - Bronx

Lifeline
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
NYCHA Building Maintenance NYCHA Misc. Sidewalks Con Edison Building Maintenance Trees and Sidewalks Program

Contact
Phone: 718-931-1721
Email: jvacca@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 Green Card Homeless Shelter - DHS Immigration

Contact
Phone: 718-642-8664
Email: REspinal@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