SNAP and Public Assistance Clinics

Our network of free legal clinics offer a lifeline to New Yorkers facing legal crises. Scroll down to learn more about how to get help.

SNAP and Public Assistance Legal Clinics

  Get Help With:

  • Public Assistance Problems
  • SNAP (Food Stamp) Problems
  • Fair Hearings
  • General Legal Referrals

Click here for our Benefits Legal Clinic Schedule 

**2017 Holiday Closures: Please note that our SNAP and Public Assistance Legal Clinics will be closed from Dec. 18 though Jan. 1. Our legal clinics will reopen on Jan. 2, 2018.


SNAP (Food Stamp) Screenings


  Get Help With:

  • Screening for SNAP (Food Stamp) eligibility
  • Budgeting of SNAP (Food Stamps)
  • Referrals to soup kitchens and food pantries

Click here for our SNAP (Food Stamp) Screening Schedule (En Español)


Please arrive early, as all clinics are first come, first served, and sign-in sheets fill up quickly. Our staff includes both attorneys and other staff; the person you meet with may not be a lawyer. Clinics do not operate on major holidays and may occasionally close.