Emergency Supplemental SNAP benefit – July 2020

Emergency Supplemental SNAP benefit – July 2020

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For families not already receiving the maximum SNAP benefit for their household, there will be a one-time supplemental payment in July 2020.

See below for more information:

SNAP notice

Cancer Services Program – screenings available

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Please see the below announcement from the Cancer Services Program of Northeastern NY:

Cancer Services Program

Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 9 AM – FREE Food and Milk Pick-up

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On Sunday, May 31, 2020 starting at 9 AM, there will be a FREE drive thru milk and food pick-up (while supplies last) at the Plattsburgh State Fieldhouse (milk, dairy boxes and produce boxes).

See below for more information:

May 31

Special Insurance Enrollment Period – March 16 to April 15, 2020

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In response to the COVID-19 public health emergency, the New York State of Health has made a Special Enrollment Period available to New Yorkers during which eligible individuals will be able to enroll in insurance coverage through NY State of Health, New York’s official health plan Marketplace, and directly through insurers.  The Special Enrollment Period is open from March 16 to April 15, 2020.  Medicaid, Essential Plan and Child Health Plus – can enroll year-round.


The Fidelis Care team is ready to assist you by phone. Call 1-866-435-9521 (TTY: 711) or you can contact your local Fidelis Care Representative, Kara Bruno-Hicks 518335-6380 or Victoria Perry at 518-223-3151.

Changes in PHA Office hours and Staffing Reduction (Effective: Thursday, March 19, 2020)

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The PHA is taking measures to ensure the safety of our residents, PHA team, and our community. PHA is reducing our daily staff by approximately 50% so please note the following changes:

  • Effective Thursday, March 19th, the Administrative Office is closed to scheduled appointments only, except during rent week. Residents are urged to deposit rent payments in drop-boxes or mail if possible (checks or money orders only; no cash in drop-boxes or mail)
  • Office hours for April rent week are as follows:
    • Wednesday, April 1st from 9 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Thursday, April 2nd from 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Friday, April 3rd from 9 AM to 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Monday, April 6th from 9 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Visit our website regularly as this will be our main source of information (phaplattsburgh.com) or Facebook page, Plattsburgh Housing Authority
  • Senior high rises remain closed to non-essential visitors (allowable visitors include medical providers and aides)
  • Residents can leave a message at the PHA hot-line (518-561-0720 ext 239) to report their emergency food or supply needs
  • Only emergency work orders will be addressed during this time (518-726-0543), but continue to call in all work orders (518-563-0430 ext 105)

 **Paperwork to PHA can be put in the drop box at the Administrative Office, 4817 South Catherine Street, Plattsburgh, NY.**

Family Housing Newsletter – PHA Post (February 2020 edition)

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Below is the February 2020 edition of the PHA Post (Family Housing Newsletter for Plattsburgh Housing Authority).

This edition includes information on cabin fever relievers, smoke-free housing, staying healthy, helpful reminders, consideration corner and an inspirational quote.

Winter 2020 newsletter


United Way Day of Caring – Saturday, April 25, 2020 (9 AM to 7 PM)

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Below is information on the United Way Day of Caring that will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2020 from 9 AM to 7 PM. Volunteer your time to make Clinton County a better place or submit an application for a project request!

United Way Day of Caring

FREE Senior Health Fair at Champlain Centre Mall (Thursday, January 30th from 10 AM to 2 PM)

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A Senior Health Fair will be held at the Champlain Centre Mall (inside courtyard near Dick’s Sporting Goods) on Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 10 AM to 2 PM. This event is free and open to everyone. Plan on attending to learn about the great senior programs offered in the area.

See below:

Senior Health Fair

Downtown Branding Meeting at the Ted K Center – Thursday, September 5th at 6 PM

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A meeting will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 6 PM at the Ted K. Center (8 Tyrell Avenue) to get input on the branding design for art and banners in the City of Plattsburgh.

FREE pizza will be available so come and share your ideas!

For more information, see the below attachment:

Ted K Center

FREE Dental Examinations/Treatments (September 28 – October 3, 2019 at West Side Ballroom)

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NYU Dental with be holding FREE Dental Examinations/Treatments at the West Side Ballroom (253 New York Road, Plattsburgh, NY  12903) on September 28, 29 & 30 and on October 2 & 3 from 8:30/9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. This FREE program is available for people who have difficulty accessing dental care; all ages are welcome; no out-of-pocket costs; insurance is NOT needed.

For more information, see attached:

Fall 2019 Clinton County Flyer NYU UHC