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

As a Single Stop site, 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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