TRANSITIONAL PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides a housing program for women and children who are victims of domestic violence and another site for single adult victims of human trafficking, and/or victims of domestic violence who were formerly incarcerated. Ongoing services are provided by the agency while women work toward obtaining a GED if necessary, higher education, vocational training, and procuring permanent employment and housing.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation. Transportation provided to shelter only.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
EligibilityReferral from domestic violence agency. Access to all Emergency Housing for Homeless Persons Requires a Referral by a DSS office location/hotline operator. For Nassau County, please call (516)227-8519 or the evening/emergency number at (516)573-8626. For Suffolk County, please call (631)854-9517 or the evening/emergency number at (631)854-9100. If you are ineligible for DSS services, please call Long Island Coalition for the Homeless at (631)464-4314.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation24/7; Office Hours M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJennifer Hernandez
Contact's PositionAssistant Executive Director
Contact's EmailJenniferH@Brightertomorrowsli.org
Physical Site City, State, Zip, 11967
Mailing Address 1P.O. Box 706
Mailing City, State, ZipShirley, NY 11967
Main Phone(631)395-3116
Hotline Phone(631)395-1800
Fax(631)399-9832
Web Addresswww.brightertomorrowsinc.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateApr15
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
BRIGHTER TOMORROWS
This Program: TRANSITIONAL PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: TRANSITIONAL PROGRAM