Albany County Welfare (New York)

Search for Albany County, NY county welfare services. A county welfare search can provide information on nutrition assistance, SNAP benefits, WIC benefits, food services, government benefits, food assistance benefits, apply for benefits, Social Security benefits, retirement benefits, safety net programs, assistance programs, TANF benefits, Medicaid benefits, housing services, substance abuse services, energy assistance, mental health services, emergency assistance, low-income assistance, childcare subsidy programs, and welfare services.


Albany County WIC Offices provide access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional program in Albany County, New York. Albany County WIC Offices process applications to join the Albany County welfare program, provide nutrition education, and administer food services to eligible people. Pregnant and recently pregnant women, infants, and young children are eligible for the program if they meet income requirements and are at nutrition risk. Albany County WIC Offices determine eligibility for benefits and accept applications, and they may conduct assessments for determining nutrition risk. WIC Office services may be available through their website.

Albany Medical WIC Office Albany NY 220 Green Street 12202 518-432-4033

Albany Whitney Moore Young Jr Health Center Incorporation WIC Office Albany NY 920 Lark Drive 12207 518-465-9387

Cohoes Satellite Vineyard Community Church WIC Office Cohoes NY 121 Remsen Street 12047 518-465-4771


Albany County Food Stamp Offices administer the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a form of nutrition assistance provided to income-eligible households in Albany County, New York. Local Albany County Food Stamp Offices can process applications for SNAP benefits, help determine eligibility for the program, and provide nutritional education. They also help administer monthly benefits, distribute food assistance benefits, and accept applications from individuals and Albany County households. Food Stamp Offices in Albany County may also monitor compliance with SNAP rules. Food Stamp Offices provide access to information and services on their websites.

Albany County Department of Social Services Food Stamp Office Albany NY 162 Washington Avenue 12210 518-447-7300


The Albany County Social Services Department provides a range of health and human services and programs in Albany County, New York. They often administer safety net programs, provide basic necessities, and protect children, the elderly, and dependent or vulnerable adults. Albany County Social Services may administer assistance programs such as SNAP or TANF, as well as Medicare or Medicaid and any state health programs for low-income uninsured or underinsured groups. They may also provide Albany County housing services, substance abuse and addiction services, energy assistance, and mental health services. Social Service Departments in Albany County provide online access to many of their services and programs.

Albany County Social Service Department Albany NY 162 Washington Avenue 12210 518-447-7360


A Albany County Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Albany County, New York. Albany County Social Security Offices issue Social Security cards, estimate retirement benefit payments, and help people determine their eligibility for benefits. They also process applications for retirement benefits and SSI benefits. These Albany County public records contain personal information, details on an individual's work history, their government benefits, and survivor benefits. Social Security Offices in Albany County provide information about a range of services offered by Social Security, which may be available through their website.

Albany Social Security Office Albany NY 1 Clinton Avenue 12207 518-431-4051


A Albany County Child, Youth, and Family Services Office provides programs and services to assist children, youth, and families in Albany County, New York. This can include protective services, emergency assistance, and income support programs. Albany County Child, Youth, and Family Services Departments may offer job training, education assistance, and childcare subsidy programs. They may also be responsible for children's welfare services, such as adoption and foster care, as well as regulating and licensing Albany County child daycare providers. They may be responsible for enforcing Albany County child support payments and investigating child abuse, domestic abuse, and elderly or adult abuse. The Child, Youth, and Family Services Office may provide access to services on its website.

Albany Youth & Workforce Service Albany NY 175 Central Avenue 12206 518-434-5723

Colonie Youth Employment Service Albany NY 1653 Central Avenue 12205 518-456-2135