General Information
Description of ProgramProvides emergency shelter for families who are homeless in Nassau County. Majority of beds require authorization from the Nassau County Department of Social Services. Limited number of short term beds are available for families who are denied shelter through DSS and have a plan to secure housing. Speakers Bureau available. Call for further information.
Geographic AreaNassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
Client Information
EligibilityFamilies in need of emergency housing; 2 parents with chid(ren), single mom with child(ren), single dad with child(ren), other family compositions. 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.
Contact Information
Contact's NameIdania Aponte, LMSW
Contact's PositionDirector of Emergency Services
Physical Site Address 1211 Fulton Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 1211 Fulton Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Main Phone(516)486-8506 (Main)
Additional Information
Last UpdateApr11
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
This Program: ROSA PARKS INN
Affiliated Services: ROSA PARKS INN