DISABLED CLIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (DCAP)

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides intensive advocacy services necessary to obtain Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for disabled Temporary Public Assistance recipients. Assists in all phases of the eligibility process for these benefits including applications, appeals and administrative hearings. Applicants must bring list of all past and present doctors, hospitals, rehabilitation clinics, etc. and a list of medications taken.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible.
 
Client Information
EligibilityIndividuals and couples who have been determined eligible and are receiving monthly cash assistance and who have a disability expected to last 12 months or more.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJean Miller
Contact's PositionCoordinator
Physical Site City, State, Zip, 11788
Mailing Address 1P O Box 18100,Department of Social Services Attn;(DCAP)
Mailing City, State, ZipHauppauge, NY 11788-8900
Main Phone(631)853-3665
Program Emailwww.suffolkcountyny.gov/Departments/SocialServices/ContactUs.aspx
Web Addresswww.suffolkcountyny.gov/departments/socialservices/clientbenefitsadministration.aspx
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct17
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
SUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
This Program: DISABLED CLIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (DCAP)
Affiliated Services: DISABLED CLIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (DCAP)