Resources for Foster Parents
Financial support is provided for children and youth in care. Including Room and Board, clothing allowances, child care, transportation, school related expenses, camp fees, damage or loss of property and miscellaneous expenses. More information about financial supports can be found here.
myBenefits is an online tool for New York State residents. Users can check possible eligibility for multiple human services benefit programs; apply online for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP); recertify for SNAP or Temporary Assistance; Report Changes; and View Case Details.
Locally, Rockland County Eligibility Call Center can be reached at 845-364-3032.