Amsterdam, NY Financial Assistance

Everyone needs a little help sometimes. Whether you need some free food, diapers for your baby, a quick cash loan, assistance with your rent and utilities, some fresh clothing or a homeless shelter, you'll find the resources here to help you now.

Food Pantries

Food pantries give free food to local residents. There are 7 food pantries in the Amsterdam, NY area.


Rental Assistance

When you need money to pay your rent, utility bills or get through a difficult time, there are 1 utility payment and rental assistance programs in the Amsterdam, NY area.


Homeless Shelters

Temporary free shelters for people in need. There are 2 homeless shelters in the Amsterdam, New York area.

Emergency Loans

Emergency Loans are quick easy loans for people in financial distress - some without a credit check. There are 8 cash loan programs available to residents in the Amsterdam, New York area.


Clothing Donations

Programs for free and reduced cost clothes and household goods. There are 2 programs in the Amsterdam area that offer clothing.


Child Care

Free diapers, clothing and free or reduced cost daycare services for children of families in need. There are 1 child care programs in Amsterdam, New York.

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