WESTCHESTER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)

General Information
Description of Agency: Offers a wide range of services for low-income families and individuals with employment, housing, Child/Family, Medical/Home Care, and Temporary financial aid issues. Also helps with Medicaid and emergency services.
Location: Westchester
Geographic Area: Westchester (Mount Vernon, Peekskill, White Plains, Yonkers)
Territory: OTHER DSS DISTRICT OFFICES

Mount Vernon: 100 East First Street, Mount Vernon NY 10550, 914-813-6000, This office serves the following towns: Bronxville, Eastchester, Larchmont, Mamaroneck, Mount Vernon, New Rochelle, Pelham, Tuckahoe

Peekskill: 750 Washington Street, Peekskill NY 10566, 914-995-2000, This office serves the following towns: Amawalk, Baldwin, Bedford, Buchannan, Chappaqua, Cortlandt, Crompound, Cross River, Croton Falls, Croton-on-Hudson, Crugers, Goldens Bridge, Granite Springs, Jefferson Valley, Katonah, Lincolndale, Millwood, Mohegan Lake, Montrose, Mt. Kisco, Peekskill, Pound Ridge, Purdys, Salem, Shenorock, Shrub Oak, Somers, Verplank, Waccabuc, Yorktown

White Plains: 85 Court Street, White Plains NY 10601, 914-995-2000, This office serves the following towns: Ardsley, Armonk, Brircliff, Dobbs Ferry, Elmsford, Harrison, Hartsdale, Hastings-on-Hudson, Hawthorne, Irvington, Maryknoll, Ossining, Pleasantville, Port Chester, Purchase, Rye, Scarborough, Scarsdale, Sleepy Hollow, Tarrytown, Thornwood, Valhalla, White Plains

Yonkers: 131 Warburton Avenue, Yonkers NY 10701, 914-231-2000, This office serves only Yonkers
Public Transportation: Bus Route: All major routes / Cross streets: Court Street and East Post Road / Train: Harlem line, White Plains station
Facility/ADA Access: Elevators, wide doors, accessible bathrooms
Affiliations: WESTCHESTER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES DSS
Agency Type: Westchester County
 
Client Information
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
 
Availability
Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
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Physical Site Address 1: 112 East Post Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip: White Plains , NY 10601
Main Phone: 914-995-2000 Main Switchboard
Hotline Phone:
Emergency/After Hours Phone: 914-995-2099
TDD Phone:
Other Phone: 914-995-3333 Case Management Information Center (CMIC) / 914-995-5000 General Information Commissioner's Office
Fax: 914-995-6363
Email: None at this time
Web Address: www.westchestergov.com/social/default.htm
 
Additional Information
Facility Type: County/Government
Parent Agency: WESTCHESTER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES DSS
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
This Agency:
WESTCHESTER COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Programs: CHILD CARE SUBSIDIES
CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES
CHILDREN'S FOSTER CARE
CONSUMER DIRECTED PERSONAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (CDPAP)
DISASTER FOOD STAMP BENEFITS (DSNAP)
EVICTION PREVENTION PROGRAMS
FAIR HEARING OFFICE
FAMILY HEALTH PLUS
FAMILY TYPE HOMES FOR ADULTS
HEAP (HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM)
HOLIDAY TOY DRIVE
HOMELESS SHELTERS AND TRANSITION HOUSING
INSTITUTIONAL MEDICAID
MEDICAID PROGRAM
MEDICAID TRANSPORTATION SERVICES
MEDICAL AND HOME CARE CASE MANAGEMENT
NURSING HOME WITHOUT WALLS
OFFICE OF CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT
PREVENTIVE SERVICES
PROTECTIVE SERVICES FOR ADULTS
PUBLIC ASSISTANCE
SEASONAL DROP IN / WARMING SITE
SNAP (SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM)
SPECIAL ADOPTIONS CONNECTION
TAX PREPARATION AND EITC (EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT)
TEMPORARY AID TO NEEDY FAMILIES (TANF)
Affiliated Services: Adoption/Foster Care Services
Adoption/Foster Care Services
Advisory/Advocacy Services
Case/Care Management Services
Child/Infant Care Services
Donor Services
Financial Aid/Voucher Services
Financial Aid/Voucher Services
Financial Aid/Voucher Services
Financial Aid/Voucher Services
Helpline/Hotline Services
Home Care Services
Home Care Services
Homeless Services
Homeless Services
Housing Services
Insurance Services
Insurance Services
Insurance Services
Parent/ Family Support Services
Protective Services
Protective Services
Residential Care Services
Tax Preparation Services
Transportation Services