Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program (QMB) which can pay for the Medicare Part A and/or Part B premium
Specified Low Income Medicare Beneficiary Program (SLIMB) and Qualified Individual-1 (QI-1) which pays for Medicare Part B premium only
Qualified Disabled and Working Individual (QDW1) pays for the Medicare Part A premium only
NYC Department for the Aging: The Department for the Aging contracts with more than 400 local agencies to provide a wide array of services throughout NYC. The Department is the place to turn for questions about benefits and services, assistance with government program applications, and for special services to help older New Yorkers and their caregivers.
NYC School Tax Credit: For City full or part-time residents who cannot be claimed as a dependent on another taxpayer’s federal income tax return
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) provides monthly payments to people who are in need. SSI is for people who are 65 or older, as well as for blind or disabled people of any age, including children. People who get SSI may also qualify for Medicaid and SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program).