If you add a child as a dependent, the child’s date of eligibility depends on whether the child is:
When you add a child, provide the Fund Office with:
Learn more about a dependent child’s eligibility and enrollment for the Private Sector or Municipal Health and Welfare benefit plans.
You can name your eligible dependent child as a beneficiary in the Local 30 Pension and Annuity Plans.
If you are unmarried, or if your spouse dies while receiving your benefit, your child may receive the remainder of your benefit.
If you are a Municipal employee your pension is through the New York City Employee Retirement System (NYCERS). Please visit the NYCERS website for more information.
If you are unmarried and have a child, you may name your child as your beneficiary. Your child will receive your Annuity benefit if you die before you start receiving monthly payments.
You can add or change a beneficiary by contacting the Fund Office.