Survivor Benefits

Survivor Benefits

Below are various resources that may be useful to you in your preparations for the future, and preparing your survivors for the steps following death:

Information for Survivors of NYS Employees - a guide detailing the documents and information needed to receive survivor benefits, as well as a listing of offices that may need to be contacted after the death of a NYS employee

Getting Your Affairs in Order and A Guide for Survivors - a guide for employees to assist in organizing certain documents, as well as information to assist survivors in taking the necessary steps following the death of a loved one

Survivor Benefits Health Insurance - information about dependent continuation of health insurance coverage after the death of the primary enrollee

Survivor's Benefit Program for NYS Employees - eligibility and benefit information about the NYS benefit that pays up to $10,000 to the beneficiary(ies) of NYS employees

Survivor's Benefit Program for NYS Management Confidential Employees - eligibility and benefit information about the NYS benefit that pays up to $50,000 to the beneficiary(ies) of NYS M/C employees

 

For further information and/or assistance, please contact the Benefits Office at your State-Operated College or Community College campus.

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