Henry Street Settlement opens doors of opportunity for Lower East Side residents and other New Yorkers through social services, arts, and health care programs.
Neighborhood Resource Center
The Neighborhood Resource Center’s services are available remotely during the COVID-19 crisis. Please call 212.471.2400.
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.
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.
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.
Though our Financial Clinic, the NRC also offers free on-site budget and credit counseling services. Appointments are necessary.
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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The Parent Center welcomes all parents experiencing questions, concerns and challenges in their parenting roles.
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