Westchester County is here to assist if you and your family continue to struggle with paying rent and utilities, because of issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic or other circumstances.

The New York State eviction prevention moratorium ended Jan. 15, 2022. However, outlined below are areas where the Department of Social Services and other agencies may be able to provide temporary relief to specific circumstances.

If you are experiencing any of the concerns below, call the numbers provided for additional information and consultation.

Concerns about paying rent and eviction

  • Call 2-1-1 or visit 211.org
  • Legal Services of the Hudson Valley: (877) 574-8529
  • Hudson Valley Justice Center: (914) 308-3490
  • Westchester County Department of Social Services: (914) 995-3333

Concerns about paying heat and utilities bills

You may also apply online for assistance directly on mybenefits.ny.gov.