EMERGENCY HOUSING

EMERGENCY HOUSING

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides emergency, temporary housing for homeless families in congregate setting. Housing is located in Brentwood, Central Islip and Huntington Station. Staff assist residents to obtain permanent housing and provide the following services: entitlement advocacy, life skill training and referrals to vocational/educational programs, mental health and substance abuse referrals. Affiliated with Transitional Services of New York for Long Island, Inc.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation. Provides transportation for residents.
 
Client Information
EligibilityApplicants must be over 18, homeless with at least one adult and one child, or couples without children. Must be referred by Suffolk County DSS. Access to all Emergency Housing for Homeless Persons Requires a Referral by a DSS office location/hotline operator. For Nassau, 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.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesSCDSS emergency shelter per diem rate.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Shelter 24/7; Administrative Office M-F 9am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Janine Taylor
Contact's Position Director of Operations
Contact's Email jtaylor@tsli-hhb.org
Physical Site Address 1 840 Suffolk Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Brentwood, NY 11717
Mailing Address 1 840 Suffolk Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Brentwood, NY 11717
Main Phone (631)854-9500 (SCDSS)
Emergency/After Hours Phone (631)854-9100 (after 4:30, weekends and holidays)
Service Location Email admin@tsli-hhb.org
Web Address www.tsli-hhb.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug16
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: HAVEN HOUSE/BRIDGES, INC.
Affiliated Program: EMERGENCY HOUSING
This Service: EMERGENCY HOUSING
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Emergency Shelter (BH-1800)
Family Permanent Supportive Housing (BH-8400.2000)
Homeless Families (YV-3000.3000)
Homeless People (YV-3000)
Homeless Shelter (BH-1800.8500)
Information and Referral (TJ-3000)