Single Stop Connects

Single Stop Connects is a short, easy-to-use benefits screener and referral database. Connects is used to engage individuals about their potential eligibility for benefits and to refer them to organizations that can help them apply for those benefits. It takes only 2-3 minutes, so try it out today!

Click here to screen yourself for public benefits, connections to community service providers, and high-touch case management.


Who can access Connects?

At this time, Connects is available only for NY and NJ residents. If you live outside those states, please use this map to find the nearest Single Stop office.

What happens when I refer myself to an organization?

The organization staff will reach out to you using your contact information (email or phone number) to set up an appointment so that they can further assist you with the related benefit and/or other resources. Please expect a phone call or text message depending on the contact information you provided.

Can I use Single Stop connects if I’m not a legal resident or citizen?

Yes, you can still be eligible for public benefits even if you’re not a legal resident or citizen.

If you prefer not to use the online screener, choose a location nearest you to see a case manager.
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