HOMELESS INTERVENTION PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers people help to obtain long term housing and maintain that housing once assistance being provided to them ends. Services include legal services, financial assistance, eviction prevention, credit counseling, budgeting skills housing location, mediation, security and utility deposits, utility and rent arrears payment, and stabilization services. Financial assistance and support is provided to participants for an 18 month period and re-certification every three months is necessary. Financial assistance and money provided by Nassau County and the program is payable directly to third-party vendors and no cash assistance is given directly to the program participants.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityServes individuals or families who are at risk of being evicted, becoming homeless, or who may be homeless.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree. Income Restrictions. Accepts SSI as full payment.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 8am-4pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameKennetha A. Pettus
Contact's PositionDirector
Physical Site Address 140 Main Street 1st Floor
Physical Site City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 140 Main Street 1st Floor
Mailing City, State, ZipHempstead, NY 11550
Main Phone(516)572-1900
Fax(516)572-2790
Web Addresswww.nassaucountyny.gov/1660/housing
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateApr19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NASSAU COUNTY HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION AND RAPID RE-HOUSING PROGRAM (HPRP)
This Program: HOMELESS INTERVENTION PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: HOMELESS INTERVENTION PROGRAM