Public Service Commission
New Yorkers can obtain information about becoming “energy smart” and relying less on fossil fuels by visiting this website
HUD New York
Provides homeownership and foreclosure avoidance information
New York State Homes and Community Renewal
Provides diverse assistance to New York homeowners
New York State Department of Financial Services
Provides information for at-risk homeowners
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) issues monthly electronic benefits that can be used like cash to purchase food at authorized retail food stores. Eligibility and benefit levels are based on household size, income and other factors.
Win provides services including housing support for women and families, as well as child services such as day-care, afterschool activities, and summer camp.
New York City Affordable Housing Resource Center
Resources and information regarding affordable housing in New York City
Neighborhood Housing Services of New York City
Provides affordable housing and assistance to New York City residents
Albany Housing Authority
Provides affordable housing and assistance to Albany residents
AHP Homeownership Center
Provides homeownership education and assistance
Buffalo Municipal Housing Authority
Provides affordable housing and assistance to Buffalo residents
Temporary Assistance (TA) is temporary help for needy men, women and children. If you are unable to work, can’t find a job, or your job does not pay enough, TA may be able to help you pay for your expenses.
ACCORD (Allegany County Community Opportunities and Rural Development) Corporation is a grant-funded Community Action Agency, and was established to fight poverty in Allegany County by providing human services to individuals and families necessary to achieve self-sufficiency and economic security.
Albany Community Action Partnership
A variety of social services are provided to diverse cross sections of our community through ACAP's outreach offices in Albany and Cohoes as well as its numerous early childhood development classrooms throughout Albany County. ACAP unites all community support systems (governmental, nonprofit and corporate) to benefit each of our customers individually.
The August Group
Career and business networking for professionals, job fairs, online job board, newsletter.