Health, Disability & HIV+/AIDS
If you live with a chronic and/or critical illness or are facing other health challenges and are struggling to secure or keep health care services or income supports you need, our Health, Disability Advocacy and HIV+/AIDS Representation (H/ARP) units should be able to provide you with assistance or a referral.
How To Get Help
Call our Access to Benefits Helpline at 888-663-6880 for assistance with a Medicaid, Medicare or other coverage denial or a federal disability benefit (SSI or SSDI) appeal. Hours of operation are Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Call our H/ARP helpline at 718-579-8989 if you are a person living with HIV+/AIDS and need assistance with a legal matter.