Community Agencies - Health
|NAME: AHRC Suffolk
ADDRESS: 2900 Veterans Memorial Highway, Bohemia, NY 11716
CONTACT: William J. Leonardi, Executive Officer
PHONE: 585-0100 / Fax: 585-0233
TIMES: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
DESCRIPTION: Provides educational, pre-vocational, vocational, residential and clinical services for people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities and support services for their families.
|NAME: American Red Cross on Long Island
ADDRESS: 195 Willis Avenue, Mineola, NY 11501
CONTACT: Elizabeth Barker
PHONE: (516) 747-3500
24 HR EMERGENCY #: (877)-733-2767
TIMES: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
DESCRIPTION: Offers immediate response and assistance to persons affected by a disaster by providing financial assistance for items such as clothing, food, and medication. Disaster relief available 24 hours a day. Also offers training in CPR, First Aid, Child Care, AIDS education, canoeing, kayaking, Water safety, Lifeguard training, Professional Rescuer courses, Sailing, Small Craft and Sports Medicine for coaches and AED training.
Associations and Clubs
|NAME: Federation of Organizations, P.O.W.E.R.
ADDRESS: 456 Waverly Avenue, Patchogue, NY 11772
CONTACT: Joanne Bentivegna
PHONE: (631) 447-6460 / Fax: (631) 207-4421
TIMES: Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 9am-5pm / Wed 12:30 pm-7:30 pm
DESCRIPTION: Linkage to mental health services, assistance with social security benefits, community outreach, food pantry (3rd & last Saturday of each month 10am-1pm), Social/Soup Kitchen (Wed 2:30pm-6pm - 18 & over), employment assistance for mentally ill, advocacy.
Food / Food Pantries
|NAME: HANDS (Handicapped Adults - New Directions in Suffolk)
ADDRESS: 104 Blake Avenue, Bohemia, NY 11716
CONTACT: Carol Gaggin, President
PHONE: (631) 567-4030
TIMES: Meet 4th Saturday of the month 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. at New Village Rec Center, located on Wireless Road in Centereach
DESCRIPTION: HANDS is a fellowship of handicapped adults for socialization and support, sharing our common interests and abilities to encourage one another.
|NAME: HIV Prevention & Intervention
(The Economic Opportunity Council of Suffolk, Inc.)
ADDRESS: 25 Fourth Avenue, Bayshore, NY
CONTACT: Schamiqua Young
PHONE: 968-8000 ext. 111
TIMES: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
DESCRIPTION: HIV prevention/intervention education, presentations in English and Spanish. Intensive case management for HIV positive individuals and high risk populations. Also provides emergency housing assistance and transportation to medical appointments for HIV positive individuals.
Information & Referral