York County General Assistance

Contact Us

General Assistance
Dena Bushnell, Director
510 N. Lincoln Avenue

Room 210, 2nd Floor
York, NE 68467
Phone (402) 362-7032
Fax (402) 362-2577

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and
1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

By statute, Sections 68-104-148, Counties are to provide general assistance, medical assistance and burial assistance programs for the poor of each county.  These programs, however, are considered "payer of last resort" in that an applicant must not be eligible for benefits under any Federal, State, public/private program or third party benefits to which he/she may be eligible.

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