Welcome to the Onondaga County
Department of Social Services – Economic Security (DSS-ES)
Welcome to the Department of Social Services – Economic Security (DSS-ES). The Department of Social Services - Economic Security (DSS-ES) provides public benefit programs for citizens of our county. Over 70,000 members of our community will receive some benefit through DSS-ES this year.
The website contains information on the various benefits we offer, including information on eligibility criteria, benefit levels, and how to apply.
We hope this is helpful to you.
Sarah G. Merrick, Commissioner
John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 12th Floor
421 Montgomery Street
Syracuse, New York 13202