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The Affordable Care Act: Impact on New York State :
An overview of the Affordable Care Act's approach to reforming the health care system. Read More

Tool Kit for Community Health Centers- Helping Patients Access Medicaid :
This tool kit provides fact sheets and forms on ten different topics related to helping patients access Medicaid coverage or other help with paying for health care services. Read More

SSI Extension for Refugee :
2008 Extension of Time Period for SSI Eligibility of Humanitarian-based Immigrants Read More

Medicaid 101 :
Eligibility for Public Health Insurance in New York State Read More

Medicaid 201 :
Accessing Care Read More

Immigrant Eligibility Chart :
The Immigrant Benefit Eligibility chart now includes the provisions of the SSI Extension for Elderly and Disabled Refugees Act of 2008. Read More

Immigrant Eligibility Handbook :
The rules governing the eligibility of individuals who are not citizens of the United States for federal or state public benefits, including medical assistance, are complicated. They are also subject to change. This manual addresses the immigrant eligibility rules of the various health care programs in New York as they existed in December of 2008. Read More

An Advocates Guide to Welfare Work Rules :
As a condition of receiving public assistance in New York, applicants and recipients must comply with work requirements. The system tends to be rigidly administered, and people who are found to have in any way failed to comply are subject to sanctions, in which their benefits are reduced or terminated. But the law does provide an array of rights for those subject to these mandates. It is therefore our hope that the Guide will assist advocates in protecting clients against sanctions and in enforcing those rights. Read More

Research on Foreclosures and High Cost Lending in New York :
HALT: Halt Abusive Lending Transactions Summit Read More