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Agencies - Information and Referral

 

NAME: Colonial Youth And Family Services
ADDRESS: 1235 Montauk Hwy. Mastic, NY 11950
CONTACT: Lynda Zach, Executive Director
PHONE: (631)-281-4461/(631)281-4258
WEBSITE: www.colonialyfs.com
E-MAIL: LZach@colonialyfs.com
TIMES: Monday - Friday 8:30 - 4:30; evening hours by appointment
DESCRIPTION: Colonial Youth And Family Services, Inc. provides formal individual, group, and family counseling for youth and their family members, linkage with community agencies, information and referral, teen parent services, child care, summer camp and family assistance for those in need of emergency services such as food, fuel, etc.
SUBJECTS:
Community Assistance

Counseling

Information & Referral
Youth
Updated: 
06/29/2014

 
   
NAME: Eastern Long Island Academy of Applied Technology
ADDRESS: 201 Sunrise Highway, Patchogue, NY 11772
CONTACT: Leah Arnold, Director of Career, Technical, and Adult Education
PHONE: (631)419-1628
TIMES: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
WEBSITE: www.academyli.org
DESCRIPTION: The Eastern Long Island Academy of Applied Technology creates opportunities for high school students by providing them with the technical and academic skills needed to prepare for future employment and a successful path to college or other post-secondary programs.
In addition to preparing our students for workforce, we place major emphasis on preparing students for college. Whether a high school student aspires to work right out of high school or enter college, the Academy will provide them with the tools for both college and career readiness.
SUBJECTS:
Education
Information and Referral
Youth 
Updated: 6/29/2014 
 
   
NAME: Economic Opportunity Council of Suffolk, Inc.
ADDRESS: 31 West Main Street, Suite 300, Patchogue, NY 11772 
CONTACT: Anne Stewart, Director of Program and Human Resources
PHONE: (631) 289-2124, ext. 105 / Fax: (631) 289-2178
TIMES: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
E-MAIL: astewart@eoc-suffolk.com
WEBSITE: www.eoc-suffolk.com
DESCRIPTION: Provides information and assistance with family development, HIV outreach and prevention, information & referrals, housing, counseling, special needs, after school and youth counseling, veteran services, medical care coordination, foreclosure prevention counseling, child care, violence prevention, community base initiative, and re-entry. 
SUBJECTS:
Community Assistance
Counseling
Employment
Information & Referral
Special Needs
                 Updated: 08/22/2015
 
   

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
E-MAIL: syoung@eoc-suffolk.com
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.
SUBJECTS:
Counseling
Health
Information & Referral
                 Updated: 08/12/2009

 
   

NAME: LifeLine Mediation Center
ADDRESS: 615 Middle Country Road, Middle Island, NY 11953
CONTACT: Tabitha Dixon, Joseph Lecci, Dana Walcott
PHONE: (631) 205-5054
WEBSITE: LifelineMediationCenter.com

TIMES: Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
DESCRIPTION: Mentoring, Tutoring, Enrichment Activities, Food Pantry, Jubilee Jobs (youth job referral service), Holiday Outreach, Expanded Learning Program, Awareness Programs
SUBJECTS:
Counseling
Food Pantries

Information & Referral
Schools

Youth
                 Updated: 08/25/2015

 
   

NAME: The New York State Small Business Development Center
ADDRESS: Building 17, Stony Brook, NY 11794-6016
CONTACT: Front desk
PHONE/FAX: Phone 632-9837 / Fax 632-7176 
WEBSITE: www.stonybrook.edu/sbdc
TIMES: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
DESCRIPTION: Provides free one-on-one counseling and training for existing small business owners or to individuals considering starting a small business. Services include Business Plan development, small business start up, cost analysis and loan information. Call for appointment.
SUBJECTS:
Counseling
Information and Referral
                 Updated: 03/21/2016


 
   
NAME: Suffolk County Department of Consumer Affairs
ADDRESS: PO Box 6100, Suffolk County Center, Building 340, North Center Complex, Veterans Memorial Highway, Happauge, NY 11788-0099
CONTACT: Robert R. Meguin
PHONE: (631) 853-4620
HOURS: 8:30 - 4:30
WEBSITE: www.brookhaven.org  

E-MAIL: jespinoza@brookhaven.org
DESCRIPTION: Handles consumer activity complaints including furniture purchases, mail order sales, credit card billing, and misleading advertisements. Investigators are assigned to all cases within the jurisdiction of the department. This division monitors the proper disclosure of refund policies and verifies the licensing status of contractors

SUBJECTS:
Information & Referral

                 Updated: 11/01/2012

 
   

NAME: Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau
ADDRESS: One Independence Hill (Fl. 2), Farmingville, NY 11738
CONTACT: Amy Gironda, LCSW-R or Liz Derkevics, LCSW-R
PHONE: (631) 451-8011
FAX: (631) 451-8029
PHONE: Emergency after hours phone (631) 751-7500
E-MAIL: 
youthbureau@brookhaven.org
FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/BrookhavenYouth
HOURS:
 Monday through Friday 9:00am - 4:30pm
DESCRIPTION: Provides services to any runaway, homeless, or at risk youth residing in Brookhaven Township. Counseling for individuals and their families. Information and referral services also provided.
SUBJECTS:
Counseling
Information & Referral
Youth
                 Updated: 03/21/2016


 
   

NAME: Town of Brookhaven Youth Bureau - Runaway/Homeless Sanctuary Program
ADDRESS: One Independence Hill (Fl. 2), Farmingville, NY 11738
CONTACT: Amy Gironda, LCSW-R or Liz Derkevics, LCSW-R
PHONE: (631) 451-8011 / After Hours (631) 751-7500 / Fax: (631) 451-8029
HOURS: Monday through Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. Some evening hours available, please call.
WEBSITE: www.brookhaven.org/Facebook: www.facebook.com/BrookhavenYouth
DESCRIPTION: Services provided to those youth "at-risk" of running away and being homeless, ages 12-21 years old and their families (Brookhaven residents). Primarily short-term free counseling (3-6 months for those in conflicts) and crisis intervention and advocacy is available. We provide information and referral to appropriate services.

SUBJECTS:
Counseling
Information & Referral
Youth

                 Updated: 03/21/2016