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
359 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 SCRIE NYCHA Misc. Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Building Maintenance

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

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
#3 Antonio Reynoso
34th District - Brooklyn

Lifeline
11 cases in the past year

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

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

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
#4 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Lifeline
8 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-368-9176
Email: cdeutsch@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
3 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-373-9673
Email:

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
#5 Jimmy Van Bramer
26th District - Queens

Lifeline
3 cases in the past year

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

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

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
#7 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 Pedestrian Safety Noise - Other NYCHA Transfers

Contact
Phone: 212-587-3159
Email: chin@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 Immigration Section 8 Green Card NYCHA Misc.

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

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

Lifeline
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
SCHE HEAP Rain Barrel NYCHA Building Maintenance Enhanced STAR Food Stamps Abandoned Vehicle

Contact
Phone: 718-241-9330
Email: AMaisel@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. 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