EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY

EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY

 
General Information
Description of ServiceAdvocates for community resources for the homeless of Nassau and Suffolk Counties including the development of emergency, transitional and permanent low cost housing. Provides opportunities for agencies to present current issues facing Long Island's homeless and educates professionals about available services. Coordinates applications to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for homeless funding and conducts an annual Homeless Count. Provides technical assistance to local organizations whose services do not meet the criteria for HUD funding, but are essential for meeting the needs of the homeless.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsFree
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Ksusha Cascio
Contact's Position Community Engagement Specialist
Contact's Email kcascio@addressthehomeless.org
Physical Site Address 1 600 Albany Avenue, Suite 2
Physical Site City, State, Zip Amityville, NY 11701
Mailing Address 1 600 Albany Avenue, Suite 2
Mailing City, State, Zip Amityville, NY 11701
Main Phone (631)464-4314
Hotline Phone (631)464-4314 ext. 118
Emergency/After Hours Phone (631)464-4314 ext. 118
Fax (631)464-4319
Service Location Email info@addressthehomeless.org
Web Address www.addressthehomeless.org
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateJun17
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: LONG ISLAND COALITION FOR THE HOMELESS, INC.
Affiliated Program: EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY
This Service: EDUCATION AND ADVOCACY
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Homelessness Advocacy Groups (TD-1600.2600)
Housing Advocacy Groups (TD-1600.2800)
Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education (TJ-6500.8500)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)
Workshops/Symposiums (TJ-6500.9500)