POWER PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides assistance to those in recovery, facing homelessness in Suffolk County. Peer outreach counselors assist each person to help them reestablish hope, take charge of their situation and get back on track. Services are mobile and can be provided in any setting where a person is most comfortable. Individuals receive peer support and are assisted with linkage to resources such as housing, self-help, mental health services, substance abuse, medical services, financial assistance, legal services, employment and benefits as needed. Individuals can also be provided with food from the pantry as well as assistance with clothing and other basic needs.
LocationSuffolk
Geographic AreaSuffolk
Public TransportationTransportation provided for clients
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible.
 
Client Information
EligibilityPeople 18 and over who live in Suffolk County and who are low income and dealing with mental illness and who are homeless or potentially homeless.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationTu, Th, F, Sat 9am-5pm, W 1pm-8pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJoanne Bentivegna
Contact's PositionProgram Manager Outreach Services
Physical Site Address 1456 Waverly Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipPatchogue, NY 11772
Mailing Address 1456 Waverly Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipPatchogue, NY 11772
Main Phone(631)447-6460 x2114
Emergency/After Hours Phone(631)447-6460
Fax(631)289-7098
Web Addresswww.fedoforg.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateSep18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
FEDERATION OF ORGANIZATIONS FOR THE NEW YORK STATE MENTALLY DISABLED, INC.
This Program: POWER PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: POWER PROGRAM