If you fail to log in 3 times in a row, you are sure that your username and password are correct, then you should stop logging in and contact customer service.
Ask them if there is a problem with their server or with your account. Remember not to keep trying after several failures, this may cause your account to be closed or cancelled.
To Login to myBenefits or to Create an Account, you MUST use a username and password created specifically for myBenefits. You cannot use an account created for another NYS application such as unemployment Insurance, Dept. of Motor Vehicles or Child Support. SNAP recipients do NOT need to apply for the COVID-19 related emergency SNAP benefits.
Please login after reading the Acceptable Use Policy below. NY.gov ID. Username:
myBenefits.ny.gov is an online portal for NY State residents in which eligible residents can check multiple human services benefit programs and apply online for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP). MyBenifits.ny.
Business NY.gov ID – Allows you to access online services that require your business organization’s unique identity must be verified where you are acting in a business capacity as an authorized representative of the business (i.e. not as an individual).Business NY.gov ID may be used by representatives of companies, partnerships, sole proprietorships or organizations including …
· If you already have an NY.gov ID username and password, you can use it for our system. If you do not have an NY.gov ID, follow the instructions on our website at labor.ny.gov/signin to create one. If you have difficulties with NY.gov ID, call the Contact Center at 800-833-3000 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday