Social Services


In partnership with the community, we seek to improve the quality of life by providing services that support and protect families and individuals, and to encourage self-sufficiency and personal responsibility with compassion and respect.

DSS-2921 Application for Temporary Assistance

Lifeline Assistance is Available

Help Is Available: Fact Sheet for Local Resources

NYDocA new, free mobile app is available to county residents enabling them to take photos of necessary documents and submit them to Social Services. This app is available for download on Google Play or the Apple App store. During this time of COVID-19 restrictions, having the ability to submit necessary documentation from the comfort and safety of home is essential to continue supporting families in our county. More information on this app is available here: NYDocSubmit  

** Updated Recertification Information for SNAP/TA Recipients:

TA/SNAP Recert Information

Informacion de TA/SNAP recert