Benefits

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


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Steven Matteo
New York City Council
NYC Council 50th District
Councilperson SMatteo@council.nyc.gov 718-980-1017 Steven Matteo Steven Matteo @StevenMatteo on Twitter
#1 Steven Matteo
50th District - Staten Island

Benefits
5 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Street Resurfacing Tax Exemption E-WASTE PICKUPS Street Signs Property Tax Bill RAIN BARREL Litter

Contact
Phone: 718-980-1017
Email: SMatteo@council.nyc.gov

Deborah Rose
New York City Council
NYC Council 49th District
Councilperson DROSE@Council.nyc.gov 718-556-7370 Deborah Rose Deborah Rose @SpeakerQuinn on Twitter
#2 Deborah Rose
49th District - Staten Island

Benefits
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Section 8 Abandoned Building Abandoned Vehicle Affordable Housing / Apartment National Grid Senior Housing

Contact
Phone: 718-556-7370
Email: DROSE@Council.nyc.gov

Vincent J. Gentile
New York City Council
NYC Council 43rd District
Councilperson vgentile@council.nyc.gov 718-748-5200 Vincent J. Gentile Vincent J. Gentile @gentileforDA on Twitter
#3 Vincent J. Gentile
43rd District - Brooklyn

Benefits
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
SCRIE Tree Planting / Pruning SCHE National Grid Park Maintenance Food Stamps Missed Collection

Contact
Phone: 718-748-5200
Email: vgentile@council.nyc.gov

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

Benefits
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
SCHE HEAP Libraries Abandoned Vehicle Food Stamps NYCHA Building Maintenance

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

Inez Barron
New York City Council
NYC Council 42nd District
Councilperson 718-649-9495 Inez Barron Inez Barron @SpeakerQuinn on Twitter
#5 Inez Barron
42nd District - Brooklyn

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Affordable Housing / Apartment Section 8 Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Eviction Seeking Employment Senior Housing

Contact
Phone: 718-649-9495
Email:

Corey Johnson
New York City Council
NYC Council 3rd District
Councilperson district3@council.nyc.gov 212-564-7757 Corey Johnson Corey Johnson @SpeakerQuinn on Twitter
#5 Corey Johnson
3rd District - Manhattan

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Affordable Housing / Apartment Verizon Maintenance Lease Issue Construction General

Contact
Phone: 212-564-7757
Email: district3@council.nyc.gov

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
#5 Carlos Menchaca
38th District - Brooklyn

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
U.S. Citizenship Green Card Visas Eviction Misc (Wills / Court Docs / etc.) DACA - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival

Contact
Phone: 718-439-9012
Email: info38@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

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Literary Services for Immigrants U.S. Citizenship Food Stamps Voting Information Medicaid NYCHA Building Maintenance Lease Issue

Contact
Phone: 718-373-9673
Email:

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
#5 Chaim M. Deutsch
48th District - Brooklyn

Benefits
1 case in the past year

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

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
#5 Rafael Espinal
37th District - Brooklyn

Benefits
1 case in the past year

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

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

Benefits Service Activity

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

Year Cumulative Casework

Total Weekly Activity