HOMELESS INTERVENTION PROGRAM

HOMELESS INTERVENTION PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers 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
Geographical 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 Operation Mon-Fri 8am-4pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Kennetha A. Pettus
Contact's Position Director
Physical Site Address 1 40 Main Street 1st Floor
Physical Site City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11550
Mailing Address 1 40 Main Street 1st Floor
Mailing City, State, Zip Hempstead, NY 11550
Main Phone (516)572-1900
Fax (516)572-2790
Web Address www.nassaucountyny.gov/1660/housing
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateApr19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NASSAU COUNTY HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION AND RAPID RE-HOUSING PROGRAM (HPRP)
Affiliated Program: HOMELESS INTERVENTION PROGRAM
This Service: HOMELESS INTERVENTION PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Family Permanent Supportive Housing (BH-8400.2000)
Homelessness Advocacy Groups (TD-1600.2600)
Homeless People (YV-3000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)