Blind, hearing impaired, or disabled persons may qualify for Grants of Assistance for Guide Dogs (GAGD).
Eligibility is determined upon completing the Application/Recertification Guide Dog Food Program form.
The monthly benefit is $35 for the purchase of food for guide/service dogs.
Applicants must live in NY state, be eligible for or receive Supplemental Security Income, and maintain a guide/service dog.
You can get more information about this benefit by calling your municipal social services district office or by calling 914-995-6055.