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Benefits Counseling


If you are a senior struggling to pay for necessities such as rent, food, or medical costs, our Case Assistance Counselors can help you to access a variety of benefits and entitlement programs. We provide screening, enrollment assistance, and advocacy for: 

  • Medicaid Enrollment
  • Medicare Extra Help
  • Medicare Savings
  • Elderly Prescription Insurance Coverage (EPIC)
  • Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) 
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) 
  • MTA Reduced Fare
  • Access-a-ride 



If you are homebound and need assistance, our Case Managers can help.  


Contact Information

43-31 39th Street
Sunnyside, NY 11104

 718-784-6173 ext. 415

Sunnyside Community Center

We enrich lives and strengthen communities through services and engagement for individuals at all ages, beginning with those most in need.