My office can help you find services you are eligible for:
Seniors: Medicare savings, Meals-on-Wheels, Access-A-Ride…
Housing: affordable units, rent freezes, legal clinic…
Jobs: search & training, veterans, senior & youth employment…
Families: Universal Pre-K, Head Start, After-Schools…
Finances: cash assistance, tax credits, home energy assistance…
Nutrition: Food Stamps (SNAP), WIC, free meals for all ages…
Please also call us with any unresolved 311 Complaints.
- First Fridays
- Brainstorm with Ben
- Mobile Hours
- Ben In Your Building
- Report a Problem
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9AM and 5PM.
Closed Federal Holidays: New Year's Day, MLK Day, Presidents' Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas (as well as the Friday following a holiday that falls on a Thursday or the Monday preceding a holiday that falls on a Tuesday).
Call: (212) 860-1950
Visit: 244 East 93rd Street
My office is on the south side of the street right off Second Avenue up the hill towards 3rd Avenue. You can use the staircase from street level or walk a little further up the hill towards the ADA accessible walkway past the entrance of 240 East 93rd Street.
Fax: (212) 980-1828
Meet me in person at my office from 8AM to 10AM on the First Friday of the month.
Second Tuesday of the Month from 5PM to 6PM
I am happy to meet with you 5pm-6pm by appointment. A good brainstorm starts with advance preparation. In order to make our session productive, please contact my office ahead of time to prepare with staff and schedule your meeting by calling 212-860-1950 or emailing email@example.com.
We bring our office to you each month from 11AM to 2PM with appointments after 5PM available upon request at the following locations:
Gather 10 neighbors and Council Member Ben Kallos will come to you. Works perfectly for annual meetings, holiday parties, or just an excuse to gather neighbors together to fix problems on your block.