SOUTH WEST CENTER

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOne of four Social Services Centers. All of them handle Temporary Assistance/SNAP benefits according to where people live. Some also handle Medicaid only cases, and others Energy Emergencies for people not on Temporary Assistance. Check website or call for additional information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityZip codes for this center include: 11701,11702,11706, 11717,11718,11724,11726,11729,11734,11735,11746,11757,11747,11703,11704,11795,11798. Access to all Emergency Housing for Homeless Persons Required 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.Part of the Federal HIHEAP Program.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 8am-3pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's Phone(631)854-6600
Physical Site Address 12 South Second Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipDeer Park, NY 11729
Mailing Address 1P. O. Box 18100
Mailing City, State, ZipHauppauge, NY 11788
Main Phone(631)854-6600
Fax(631)854-6672
Web Addresswww.suffolkcountyny.gov
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct17
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
SUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
This Program: SOUTH WEST CENTER
Affiliated Services: EMERGENCY SHELTER-SOUTH WEST CENTER
HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)-SOUTH WEST CENTER
TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE (TA) AND SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (SNAP)-SOUTH WEST CENTER
TEMPORARY HOUSING ASSISTANCE (THA)-SOUTH WEST CENTER