Westchester County, NY Community Assistance Programs and Resources

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> Housing Programs and Assistance
> Food Programs and Assistance. ie. pantries



Westchester County Housing Assistance Programs

See our list of housing assistance programs. We list HUD, housing assistance, subsidized housing programs in Westchester County.

Yonkers and Surrounding Area Sharing Community(Co-ed facility)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

1 Hudson St.
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914)963-2626

Warming/drop-in center for single individuals seeking shelter from the cold, may be contacted directly. Families seeking shelter after hours or during weekends should contact DSS Emergency Services at (914) 995-2099. The Office of Temporary Housing Assistance (OTHA) of the Westchester County DSS provides temporary shelter to homeless families, singles and childless couples. The office partners with not-for-profit agencies who provide case management services in shelter facilities, transitional residences and emergency apartments. Homeless programs are designed to lead the homeless population toward permanent housing and independence.

White Plains and Surrounding Area Samaritan House Shelter(Female only facility)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

33 Church St.
White Plains, NY 10601
(914)948-3075

Warming/drop-in center for single individuals seeking shelter from the cold, may be contacted directly. Families seeking shelter after hours or during weekends should contact DSS Emergency Services at (914) 995-2099. The Office of Temporary Housing Assistance (OTHA) of the Westchester County DSS provides temporary shelter to homeless families, singles and childless couples. The office partners with not-for-profit agencies who provide case management services in shelter facilities, transitional residences and emergency apartments. Homeless programs are designed to lead the homeless population toward permanent housing and independence.

Peekskill and Surrounding Area Jan Peek Shelter(Co-ed facility)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

200 North Water St.
Peekskill, NY 10566
(914)736-2636

Warming/drop-in center for single individuals seeking shelter from the cold, may be contacted directly. Families seeking shelter after hours or during weekends should contact DSS Emergency Services at (914) 995-2099. The Office of Temporary Housing Assistance (OTHA) of the Westchester County DSS provides temporary shelter to homeless families, singles and childless couples. The office partners with not-for-profit agencies who provide case management services in shelter facilities, transitional residences and emergency apartments. Homeless programs are designed to lead the homeless population toward permanent housing and independence.

Open Arms Shelter(Male only facility)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

86 East Post Rd.
White Plains, NY 10601
(914)948-5044

Warming/drop-in center for single individuals seeking shelter from the cold, may be contacted directly. Families seeking shelter after hours or during weekends should contact DSS Emergency Services at (914) 995-2099. The Office of Temporary Housing Assistance (OTHA) of the Westchester County DSS provides temporary shelter to homeless families, singles and childless couples. The office partners with not-for-profit agencies who provide case management services in shelter facilities, transitional residences and emergency apartments. Homeless programs are designed to lead the homeless population toward permanent housing and independence.

Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) Westchester County

Date Added/Updated: 2017-10-19
http://otda.ny.gov/
112 East Post Road
White Plains, NY 10601
914-995-3333

Office Hours: Mondays through Fridays 8:30am to 4:30pm. Provides temporary cash assistance; assistance in paying for food; heating assistance; overseeing New York State’s child support enforcement program; determining certain aspects of eligibility for Social Security Disability benefits; supervising homeless housing and services programs; and providing assistance to certain immigrant populations.

Oasis Shelter(Co-ed facility)

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

19 Washington Ave.
New Rochelle, NY 10801
(914)633-0101

Warming/drop-in center for single individuals seeking shelter from the cold, may be contacted directly. Families seeking shelter after hours or during weekends should contact DSS Emergency Services at (914) 995-2099. The Office of Temporary Housing Assistance (OTHA) of the Westchester County DSS provides temporary shelter to homeless families, singles and childless couples. The office partners with not-for-profit agencies who provide case management services in shelter facilities, transitional residences and emergency apartments. Homeless programs are designed to lead the homeless population toward permanent housing and independence.



Westchester County Food Assistance Programs

See our list of food assistance programs. We list food pantries, soup kitchens, congregate meal programs in Westchester County.

Yonkers District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10

131 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 995-3333

Services include Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays.

White Plains District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10

85 Court Street
White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 995-3333

Services include Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays.

Westchester County Yonker District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

131 Warburton Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914)995-3333

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays. The Westchester County Department of Social Services provides a variety of services to county residents of low income and for families under severe financial pressure from catastrophic illness or family breakup. These services include, medical Assistance, Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. To apply for services, call or go to the district office.

Westchester County White Plains District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

85 Court Street
White Plains, NY 10601
(914) 995-3333

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays. The Westchester County Department of Social Services provides a variety of services to county residents of low income and for families under severe financial pressure from catastrophic illness or family breakup. These services include, medical Assistance, Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. To apply for services, call or go to the district office.

Westchester County Peekskill District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

750 Washington Street
Peekskill, NY 10566
(914) 995-3333

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays. The Westchester County Department of Social Services provides a variety of services to county residents of low income and for families under severe financial pressure from catastrophic illness or family breakup. These services include, medical Assistance, Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. To apply for services, call or go to the district office.

Westchester County Mount Vernon District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-06

100 East First Street
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
(914)995-3333

Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays. The Westchester County Department of Social Services provides a variety of services to county residents of low income and for families under severe financial pressure from catastrophic illness or family breakup. These services include, medical Assistance, Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. To apply for services, call or go to the district office.

Soup Kitchen Sacred Heart, Project Family, Community Service Assoc.

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-30

115 Sharpe Blvd.
Mt. Vernon, NY 10550
914 668-1428

Feeding Our Neighbors. Emergency Food Program. Emergency pantry and support other pantries in the community. Food will remain as local as possible. Call for hours.

Peekskill District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10

750 Washington Street
Peekskill, NY 10566
(914) 995-3333

Services include Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays.

Oxford House for Men - Yonkers

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-30
http://www.oxfordhouse.org/
203 Buena Vista Avenue
Yonkers, NY 10701
914-963-5674

Oxford House is a self-run, self-supported recovery house for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts in which shelter, food, case management, individual counseling and group support are provided. Funds might be available to cover the first month's rent and security deposit.

Mount Vernon District Office

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-10

100 East First Street
Mount Vernon, NY 10550
(914) 995-3333

Services include Medicaid, SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps), Temporary Assistance and Homeless services. Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mon. - Fri., except holidays.

Food Pantry St. Peter's

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-30

91 Ludlow Street
Yonkers, NY 10705
914-963-0822

Feeding Our Neighbors. Emergency Food Program. Emergency pantry and support other pantries in the community. Food will remain as local as possible. Call for hours.

Food Pantry Sacred Heart Mt. Vernon Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-30

116 Sharpe Blvd.
Mt. Vernon, NY 10550
914 699-0138

Feeding Our Neighbors. Emergency Food Program. Emergency pantry and support other pantries in the community. Food will remain as local as possible. Call for hours.

Food Pantry Sacred Heart Dobbs Ferry

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-30

18 Bellewood Avenue
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
914-693-0119

Feeding Our Neighbors. Emergency Food Program. Emergency pantry and support other pantries in the community. Food will remain as local as possible. Call for hours.

Food Pantry Holy Spirit Food Pantry

Date Added/Updated: 2017-11-30

1969 Crompound Road
Cortland Manor, NY 10567
914-737-2111

Feeding Our Neighbors. Emergency Food Program. Emergency pantry and support other pantries in the community. Food will remain as local as possible. Call for hours.