Cash Assistance, comprising of federally-funded Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and state-funded Safety Net Assistance (SNA), and Emergency Assistance are lifelines for New Yorkers in need. Empire Justice Center provides training and technical assistance to other advocates, and helps individuals through direct representation.
Policy Matters – April 2022
April 29, 2022
Welcome to the April edition of our newsletter, Policy Matters. In this edition we cover the end of welfare mortgages in New York State, a final 2022 budget wrap-up, working to end abusive auto industry practices, and a training on coordinating HIV health benefits for people who are eligible for both Medicaid and Medicare.
Welcome to the March edition of our newsletter, Policy Matters. In this edition we’ll cover the rapidly approaching end of budget season, an important settlement for students with disabilities in Rochester, crime victims advocacy trainings, and a last chance at free tax preparation help for folks in Rochester.