SERVICES TO ARMED FORCES-LONG ISLAND

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides a 24 hour Emergency Communications system to keep military personnel in touch with families during family emergencies, such as, illness, death, births and provides military personnel and their commanders the information needed to enable emergency leave, compassionate reassignment, and dependency discharge. Secures emergency financial assistance. Provides counseling, referrals, and other social services. Provides support services to patients in Veterans Administration Hospitals.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation. 1/2 mile from Mineola LIRR Station.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenVarious Languages
EligibilityProvides free services to members of the U.S. Armed Forces, veterans and their families.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationEmergency Service 24/7 Office Hours M-F 8:30am-4:30pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameNilsa Rivera
Contact's PositionProgram Specialist, Services to Armed Forces
Contact's EmailNilsa.Rivera@redcross.org
Physical Site Address 1195 Willis Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipMineola, NY 11501
Mailing Address 1195 Willis Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipMineola, NY 11501
Main Phone(877)272-7337
Web Addresswww.redcross.org/longisland
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateSept19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
THE AMERICAN RED CROSS ON LONG ISLAND
This Program: SERVICES TO ARMED FORCES-LONG ISLAND
Affiliated Services: SERVICES TO ARMED FORCES-LONG ISLAND