PROJECT VETERANS' INDEPENDENCE

PROJECT VETERANS' INDEPENDENCE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProject Veterans' Independence is a Catholic Charities program partnership with the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Our goal is to place homeless veterans into permanent housing and help them live independently within their communities while offering counseling and access to support services. Supportive case management, peer-to-peer support groups and crisis intervention services are available to all clients.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaNassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation; less than one mile from bus and Freeport train station.
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityChronically homeless veterans, non veterans and families, with at least one of the qualifying disabilities (axis 1 mental illness, history of substance abuse or living with HIV/AIDS. Referral and appointment required. No age or income requirements. Have valid DD-24. If veterans have military discharge of any type except dishonorable.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Lisa Marie Andreoli
Contact's Position Social Worker
Contact's Email andreoli.Lisa-Marie@catholiccharities.cc
Physical Site Address 2 333 North Main Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Freeport, NY 11520
Mailing Address 2 333 North Main Street
Mailing City, State, Zip Freeport, NY 11520
Main Phone (516)634-0012 ext. 119
Emergency/After Hours Phone (516)523-7249
Fax (516)634-0017
Web Address www.catholiccharities.cc
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJul19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CATHOLIC CHARITIES
Affiliated Program: PROJECT VETERANS' INDEPENDENCE
This Service: PROJECT VETERANS' INDEPENDENCE
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Case/Care Management (PH-1000)
Crisis Intervention (RP-1500)
Homeless Permanent Supportive Housing (BH-8400.3000)
Homeless Veterans (YV-3000.3150)
HUD Approved Counseling Agencies (BH-3700.3200)
Veterans With Disabilities (YJ-8750.9000)
Volunteers (YY)