Niagara County Department of Social Services, Cash Assistance

Eligible families can receive cash assistance through federal funding (TANF – Temporary Assistance to Needy Families) for a maximum of 60 months in a lifetime. Single persons, childless couples, and people who have exhausted TANF benefits could qualify for Safety Net Assistance which is funded by the state and local governments.



Lockport: 20 East Avenue, Lockport, NY 14094

Niagara Falls: 301 10th Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14301



(716) 278-8400

Hours of Operation

Walk-in hours, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.