NASSAU HAVEN

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides emergency shelter and safe house for runaway and homeless youth ages 10-20. Emergency housing and support services for up to 30 days, 72 hours for 10-15 year olds. Twenty-four hour intake by staff. Family mediation services on a short term basis are also provided. Call for further information.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenAccess to language bank as needed
EligibilityRunaway and homeless youth under 21 in Nassau County. 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 hours, 7 days a week
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameWilliam Best
Contact's PositionDirector
Physical Site Address 1100 East Old Country Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipMineola, NY 11501
Mailing Address 1100 East Old Country Road
Mailing City, State, ZipMineola, NY 11501
Main Phone(516)221-1310
Fax(516)221-1844
Program Emailwbest@familyandchildrens.org
Web Addresswww.familyandchildrens.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJul16
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S ASSOCIATION
This Program: NASSAU HAVEN
Affiliated Services: NASSAU HAVEN