Neighborhood Resource Center

The Neighborhood Resource Center provides support and guidance for Lower East Side residents in a number of ways, including: benefits screenings, legal services, financial services, health insurance, and family support.

Benefits Screening

The NRC offers screenings for entitlement benefits, financial, health, legal, employment and family needs. NRC also provides on-site Food Stamp enrollment. The staff service coordinators advocate on a client’s behalf when necessary and help them to negotiate bureaucracies.

Legal Services

The NRC, in conjunction with Legal Services for New York City (LSNY), provides free legal assistance for low-income individuals and families. Appointments are necessary.

Financial Services

Though our Financial Clinic, the NRC also offers free on-site budget and credit counseling services. Appointments are necessary.

Health Insurance

Henry Street Settlement’s Health Insurance Enrollment program assesses eligibility for enrollment into New York State’s affordable health insurance plans: Child Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicaid Plus or a private Qualified Health Plans (QHPs).
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Parent Center

The Parent Center welcomes all parents experiencing questions, concerns and challenges in their parenting roles.
» The Parent Center at Henry Street

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