Important Message for Recipients Receiving SSP Benefits - April Payment Date Change for Direct Deposit

State Supplement Program (SSP) benefit direct deposit payments for April 2017 will be directly deposited on March 27, 2017. Paper checks are scheduled to arrive on or about March 31, 2017. This direct deposit payment schedule change is necessary to complete State Fiscal Year 2016-2017 closeout activities. This does not change the payment schedule for federal Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or any other benefits issued by the U.S. Social Security Administration. Please call the SSP Customer Support Center at 1-855-488-0541 between 8:30 am and 4:45 pm Monday through Friday if you have any questions.

Mensaje Importante para los Beneficiarios de Subsidios SSP – Cambio de Fecha del Pago de Abril de Depósito Directo

Last updated: March 17, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Job Placement Services

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Job Placement Services

In New York State, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Employment and Training Program provides employment and training services for recipients of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits to help them toward self-sufficiency. At a minimum, all local social services districts offer Job Search and Job Readiness Training. Other districts offer work experience, on-the-job training, vocational training, education and job skills training. Individuals who are interested in receiving these services should contact or visit their local department of social services.

In addition, New York State Career Centers provides workforce development services through a network of local centers and affiliate sites. Services include labor market information; current job listings; job search, résumé preparation and interviewing techniques; a computer resource room for job search activities; assessment of skills and aptitudes; employment counseling, and referrals to training and education programs. To find your nearest Career Center, visit the NYS Labor Department's Career Center locator.

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