Community Service Society of New York

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Understanding The Affordable Care Act: One Woman’s Concerns

Elisabeth Benjamin with the Community Service Society of New York said their team of volunteers has been busy helping people figure out the best deal for their specific situation.

09/20/2013

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Understanding The Affordable Care Act: New York’s Online Exchanges

In New York, 17 different plans will offer different levels of tiered coverage: platinum, gold, silver or bronze.

09/17/2013

Food pantry at St. Augustine's Church in the Bronx (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Census Figures Show 1 In 5 NYC Residents Living In Poverty

Information from the 2010 American Community Survey showed the poverty rate had increased from 18.7 percent in 2009 to 20.1 percent in 2010.

09/22/2011