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Fraud Investigation Unit


Investigates all reported allegations of fraud in the Temporary Assistance, SNAP, Medicaid, HEAP, and Day Care programs. Also investigates day care providers being paid by Social Services who do not really provide care and cases involving food stamp trafficking. Does not investigate Social Security, Disability, Workman's Comp, Unemployment, or Section 8.

Eligibility: Individuals wishing to report suspected welfare fraud

Application Process: Call or go online to report

Required Documentation: None

Fees: None

Onondaga County

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Onondaga County Department of Social Services

421 Montgomery Street
Syracuse NY 13202

Website: www.ongov.net/dss

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 4 PM

Disabled: Fully Accessible


Investigations Unit: 315-435-2585 (Prompt 9)

Medicaid Fraud Hotline: 315-435-3330

Website: www.ongov.net/dss/fraud.html

421 Montgomery Street
12th Floor
Syracuse NY 13202


Monday - Friday, 8 AM - 4 PM


Melissa Babcock
Coordinator of Eligibility Investigations
[email protected]

Disabilities Access

Fully Accessible


Voiance Language Helpline

This program is offered at this site:

John H Mulroy Civic Center Complex

Main Address:

421 Montgomery Street

Syracuse NY 13202

Onondaga County Assistance and Information:

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United Way of Central New York
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