Government Agencies

State Government

Governor, Andrew Cuomo
New York Attorney General
New York State Comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli
US Senate
House of Representatives
NYS Senate
New York State Assembly
New York State Bill Search
New York State and Local Retirement Systems
New York State Department of Civil Service, Employees Benefits Division
Empire Plan Directory of Participating Providers NYSHIP Health Benefits
New York State Office for the Aging
Health Insurance Information, Counseling and Assistance
NYS Civil Service, Employee Benefits Div
Empire Plan
Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance
NYS Empire Plan, includes United HealthCare, Empire, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, ValueOptions, Express Scripts, Nurseline (877) 769-7447
NYS Health Insurance Benefits (518) 457-5754, (800) 833-4344
NYS and Local Retirement System (518) 474-7736, (866) 805-0990
NYS STAR Program (518) 474-2819
NYS Consumer Protection Board Hotline (518) 474-8583
NYS Tax Department, Taxpayer Assistance Center (800) 225-5829
NYS Office for the Aging, Senior Hotline (800) 342-9871

Federal Government

Links to all Government Agencies 1-844-USA-GOV1 (1-800-844-872-4681)
Social Security 1-800-772-1213 (TTY 1-800-325-0778)
Internal Revenue Service
Health & Human Services (with links to Medicare & Medicaid)
Federal Internal Revenue Service (800) 829-1040
Social Security Hotline (800) 772-1213
New York State Bill Search (800) 772-1213
Medicare Hotline (800) 633-4227, Automated System (800) 633-4227, Automated System (800) 442-8430
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (800) 827-1000
Official information and services from the U.S. Government