Resources: home health care, elderly resources in Rochester

Apply for Health Coverage

There are people in our community who are trained to help you apply for health coverage, understand your coverage options, and help you to enroll in a plan that is best for you and your family. There are different ways to get help applying for health coverage through the Marketplace. You can get help with your application from:


Prescreen for Benefits you might be Eligible for

  • SNAP (formerly known as Food Stamps)
  • Temporary Assistance
  • Health Insurance
  • Tax Credits 

CHECK YOUR ELIGIBILITY HERE:

Contact your Case Worker at MCDHS

Monroe County Department of Human Services has different phone numbers based on your case status, benefits, and your last name. Below is the link to the MCDHS contact sheet.

Monroe County DHS Contact information

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We're committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness. 

1-800-273-8255

Click here if you or someone you needs help.

Social Security

Check your Social Security Statement, change your address, and manage your benefits online today.

https://www.ssa.gov/myaccount/