Yasmin Young talks with Erie County Department of Social Services Commissioner Marie Cannon about emergency resources.

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You can request temporary assistance (cash) application by visiting http://www2.erie.gov/temporaryassistance/ request form to request an application or call 716-858-8000.

Mail your application to:
ECDSS-TA
PO Box 120
Buffalo, NY 14201

To apply for SNAP benefit, you can apply on-line at www.mybenefits.ny.gov or request an application by calling 716-858-7239.

To apply for Medicaid from now through April 15, 2020, visit www.health.ny.gov.