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
4 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Street Resurfacing Tax Exemption Street Signs E-Waste Pickups Property Tax Bill RAIN BARREL Snow Removal

Contact
Phone: 718-980-1017
Email: SMatteo@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 @CMGentile43 on Twitter
#2 Vincent J. Gentile
43rd District - Brooklyn

Benefits
3 cases in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-748-5200
Email: vgentile@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 @CMDebiRose on Twitter
#2 Deborah Rose
49th District - Staten Island

Benefits
3 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
Section 8 Abandoned Building Affordable Housing / Apartment Abandoned Vehicle National Grid Tree Planting / Pruning

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

Fernando Cabrera
New York City Council
NYC Council 14th District
Councilperson 347-590-2874 Fernando Cabrera Fernando Cabrera @FCabreraNY on Twitter
#4 Fernando Cabrera
14th District - Bronx

Benefits
2 cases in the past year

Top Active Services
HPD Housing Lottery Food Stamps Rental Arrears SCRIE Repair Assistance Landlord / Managing Agent Issues

Contact
Phone: 347-590-2874
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
#5 Carlos Menchaca
38th District - Brooklyn

Benefits
1 case in the past year

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

Contact
Phone: 718-439-9012
Email: info38@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 Eviction Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Tenant Harassment 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 @CoreyinNYC on Twitter
#5 Corey Johnson
3rd District - Manhattan

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Landlord / Managing Agent Issues Verizon Affordable Housing / Apartment Con Edison Maintenance Construction General

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

Barry Grodenchik
New York City Council
NYC Council 23rd District
Councilperson m23@council.nyc.gov 718-468-0137 Barry Grodenchik @BarryGrodenchik on Twitter
#5 Barry Grodenchik
23rd District - Queens

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
SCHE Con Edison Tree Planting / Pruning Park Maintenance Speed Bump Request Property Tax Bill

Contact
Phone: 718-468-0137
Email: m23@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

Elizabeth Crowley
New York City Council
NYC Council 30th District
Councilperson ecrowley@council.nyc.gov 718-366-3900 Elizabeth Crowley Elizabeth Crowley @ElizCrowleyNYC on Twitter
#5 Elizabeth Crowley
30th District - Queens

Benefits
1 case in the past year

Top Active Services
Libraries Tree Planting / Pruning Animal Care / Wild Animal Public Infrastructure Trees and Sidewalks Program Charter Schools

Contact
Phone: 718-366-3900
Email: ecrowley@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