Reporting Welfare Fraud

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Reporting Welfare Fraud Committed in New York State

* Please use this NYS OTDA form to report fraud in New York State for only these programs: Public/Cash Assistance, SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly called Food Stamps) and HEAP (Home Energy Assistance Program). For Medicaid, SSI Disability or SNAP vendor fraud, please refer to the previous Reporting Welfare Fraud page for contact information.
First Name: Middle Initial:   Last Name:
Street Address:   City: State: 
Zip Code:
Phone (10 numbers - area code first):
Date of Birth (MM/DD/YYYY):
Social Security No. (9 numbers only):
Case Number (if known):
Local District or County where the client is receiving assistance:
Case Type (Please check all that apply):
Comment (Required):
Please enter details regarding the allegation. If allegation involves children or unreported income, include children's names and/or employer's name and address.
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Your contact information is optional but it would be helpful to us in case we need any additional clarification.
First Name: Middle Initial:   Last Name:
Street Address:   Apt No.:
City: State:  Zip Code:
Phone (10 numbers - area code first): E-mail:  
Because of confidentiality laws we are NOT able to inform or respond to you as to the outcome or specifics of a case.