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District 8

Diana Ayala

El Barrio/East Harlem, Mott Haven, Highbridge, Concourse, Longwood, Port Morris

Resources for New Yorkers

These resources can offer support for food, employment, health insurance, housing and more.

For a more detailed list of resources visit NYC311.

For updates on COVID-19 Vaccine visit
& Get the latest on the COVID-19 Vaccine

For updates on service changes visit the City Agency Suspension Updates page.

Get more information about face coverings.

Health and emotional well-being

Get tested in your community

Get information and resources to help protect yourself and others from COVID-19.

View the latest data on COVID-19 in NYC.

Connect with a counselor.

Find support for domestic violence survivors.

Get tips and information about coping and emotional well-being

Get information on funerals, burials, and cremation.

Learn how to report a death and request a death certificate.

Employment and jobs

Sign up for unemployment.

Find a job.

Learn about paid sick leave


Get Food NYC

Map of free food resources across the city, including food pantries and Grab & Go meals at NYC Schools, available for all children or adults in need.


To sign up for SNAP benefits or cash assistance from home.


For ways to donate food, cash, or supplies to those in need.

NYC Food Delivery Assistance

If you cannot go out to get food, no one can bring you food, and you are not able to use private delivery options, New York City will deliver emergency meals to you in the coming days. Check your eligibility and sign up.

Rent and housing

Find out about emergency cash assistance for rent.

Get help paying for heat and utilities.

Screen for benefits

Visit ACCESSNYC and find out more about benefits.

School and education

Get Learn at Home resources.

Request an iPad for students.

Additional Resources

Find resources and information for people with disabilities.

Learn more about resources for children and families.

Learn more about resources for older New Yorkers.

Find resources available for veterans.

Get information for immigrants, regardless of status.