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New and Improved ACCESS NYC Launches

ACCESS NYC features a redesigned, easy-to-use online SNAP application, and for the first time ever, SNAP online recertification.

This Tax Season Don’t Forget About the Earned Income Tax Credit

If you earned income in 2014, you might be eligible for free tax preparation services and valuable tax credits like the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC).

HRA Child Support’s Sticker Calendar Helps Families Plan for What’s Ahead
HRA’s Office of Child Support Enforcement presents My Sticker Calendar 2015. The calendar, in English and Spanish, is a handy way for kids and their parents to plan their time.
New York City Reduces Veteran Homelessness By 64 Percent
Being without a home is a serious situation for anyone, but when homelessness affects those who have risked their lives for their country, we have a special obligation to help.
Commissioner Banks Testifies at City Council Hearing on Hunger
Commissioner Banks describes how HRA is working to fight hunger and food insecurity.
HRA Chief Special Services Officer Daniel Tietz Honored for Efforts to End the AIDS Epidemic in New York
Daniel Tietz, HRA’s Chief Special Services Officer, was recently honored by the New York State Department of Health for his work on Governor Cuomo’s Bending the Curve initiative.