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ANN AND JULES GOTTLIEB WOMEN'S COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CENTERAddresses the comprehensive health needs of women of all ages in a single state-of-the-art resource at the Manhasset Ambulatory Pavillion. Provides a multi-disciplinary team, integrated support systems, modern procedure rooms, with access to a vast array of resources, educational programs and the opportunity to participate in clinical trials. In addition to primary care, the Center offers many specialty services and programs geared to healthy women and those at risk for or suffering from specific illnesses. Among the specialty services and programs are: bone densitometry, breast care, cancer screening, prevention and treatment, colonoscopy and laser treatment, contraception and adolescent gynecology, endocrinology, infertility, mammography, menopause programs, neurology, headaches and pain management, normal and high risk pregnancy, osteoporosis, physical and occupational therapy, preventive cariology anmd ultrasonography. Patients are seen by appointment only and each woman will have her own primary physician at the Center responsible for coordinating her care. Call for information. Member of Northwell Health.NassauANN AND JULES GOTTLIEB WOMEN'S COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CENTERLONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
BABY CARE BASICSThis three hour program provides expectant women and their coaches (husband, boyfriend, mother, friend, etc.) with infant care education. Topics include the handling, feeding, changing, bathing, and caring for the newborn. Discuss layette, equipment,furnishings, toys, safety, growth, development, health and illness.SuffolkBABY CARE BASICSCHILDBEARING FAMILY ALLIANCE, INC.
BELLPORT WOMEN'S DAY REHABProvides an intensive day rehabilitation program for women and women with children that offers medically supervised services within a safe, supportive, gender specific environment. Licensed by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (NYS OASAS).SuffolkBELLPORT WOMEN'S DAY REHABOUTREACH
BLUE COLLAR PREPProvides a six-week full-time course offering free job training, job placement assistance, pre-apprenticeship training, job readiness training, math instruction, introduction to the trades, health and safety training, and hands-on shop work training. Call for more information.BLUE COLLAR PREPNEW-NONTRADITIONAL EMPLOYMENT FOR WOMEN
BONE DENSITY TESTING CENTERProvides bone density testing using DEXA technology, as prescribed by your attending physician. Call for an appointment.SuffolkBONE DENSITY TESTING CENTERNORTH SHORE-LIJ HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL-THE KATZ INSTITUTE FOR WOMEN'S HEALTH
BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP FOR WOMEN WITH RECURRENCEProvides a discussion group for women who have recurrent breast cancer. Call for more information. Prior registration required.SuffolkBREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP FOR WOMEN WITH RECURRENCEHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
BREASTFEEDING A-ZThis three hour class is designed to prepare expectant parents for a successful breastfeeding experience. Breast care, pumping, factors affecting milk supply, strategies for managing breastfeeding and employment are discussed. Program booklet is available.SuffolkBREASTFEEDING A-ZCHILDBEARING FAMILY ALLIANCE, INC.
BREAST IMAGING CENTERProvides mammograms (a low-dose breast x-ray) for women. Provides test results and follow up testing including: breast ultrasound, biopsy, cyst aspiration, and needle biopsy.NassauBREAST IMAGING CENTERNASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
CAMP BLUE BAY-SLEEPAWAY CAMPServes Girl Scouts, non-Girl Scouts, Nassau and non-Nassau County residents, grade 1 through 11 on spacious 179 acres, beach front on Gardiners Bay and scenic trails. Camp Blue Bay offers girls a variety of learning experiences including: boating, swimming, arts and crafts, songs and games, nature programs, campfires and cookouts. Transportation to and from camp provided during the summer.SuffolkCAMP BLUE BAY-SLEEPAWAY CAMPGIRL SCOUTS OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
CAMP EDEY AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMSProvides after school outdoor awareness programs for Girl Scout Troops, Daisy through Ambassador,in Suffolk County.SuffolkCAMP EDEY AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMSGIRL SCOUTS OF SUFFOLK COUNTY
CAMP EDEY DAY CAMPProvides day camp program for girls during mid June, July and August. Lunch and snack provided.SuffolkCAMP EDEY DAY CAMPGIRL SCOUTS OF SUFFOLK COUNTY
CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION/LAMAZEOffers a five session course on topics including: phases and stages of labor, the role of the labor partner, relaxation, pushing and breathing techniques, analgesic/anesthesia options, cesarean birth and postpartum expectations. Offers refresher classes for women who have given birth more than two years earlier. Call for further information.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSETNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSET
COUNSELINGOffers individual counseling services to women and men who are affected by all forms of domestic violence. This crisis-oriented counseling helps client's to take control of their lives and make positive changes. Longer term counseling provides a setting for sorting out options and start the healing process. Also services victims of rape and sexual assault. Offered on residential and non-residential basis. Services available at Riverhead, East Hampton and Southampton offices. Appointment required.SuffolkCOUNSELINGTHE RETREAT, INC.
DEPARTMENT OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINEOffers consultation, research on disease prevention and health promotion programs, evaluation and treatment of individuals, workplace evaluations, education, health studies and assessment services for employees and employers. Divisions within the department include: Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine Division of Epidemiology/Preventive Medicine Research which coordinates Center for Eye Disease Studies Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine-Travel Medicine Services, and the Women's Health Initiative, part of the Stony Brook Clinical Center. Call for more Information.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF PREVENTIVE MEDICINESTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
DIABETES WELLNESS PROGRAMProvides educational resources to those living with diabetes to help them manage their condition and maintain a healthy lifestyle.NassauNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSETNORTH SHORE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL-MANHASSET
DISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYServes people who have been displaced from their careers as unpaid homemakers. It offers services to help with the challenges people in these situations often face. Some people have trouble finding: Child care; Transportation; Housing; Basic necessities; Jobs; Others may face: Emotional challenges; Medical needs and Legal problems. Services include: Crisis intervention; Counseling; Referral to community service agencies; Assertiveness training; Decision-making training; Assessment; Resume writing; Job search strategies and Job clubs. The final goal is for people to become employed and economically independent. If you or someone you know can benefit from this program, visit or call the center nearest you.NassauDISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR/NASSAU
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE LIAISONWorks directly at the Department of Social Services providing assistance for individuals who are victims of domestic violence. Provides waiver if needed to ensure the safety of the individual. Waivers can include child support, spousal support and other support. Call for information.NassauDOMESTIC VIOLENCE LIAISONCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
DRESS FOR SUCCESS BROOKHAVENProvides work-related clothing to low income women seeking employment. Women are referred to this program by agencies and organizations that deal with a variety of women's issues. The organizations may include job training programs, domestic violence agencies, and incarcerated women programs. Each client receives individual attention by appointment only. The program will accept donations from private residents, organizations and businesses of new or slightly used clothing as long as the clothing is in excellent wearable condition, laundered or dry cleaned and preferably on hangers. A Professional Women's Group (PWG) is available for women who have completed the program and are working. Due to lack of storage space, after November 7, 2011 only season appropriate clothing will be accepted: Sizes 0-4, Sizes 18 and up, shoes, purses, accessories and approved apparel drives. If you need a listing of other organizations that may accept your clothing, please call us at (631)451-9127.SuffolkHOUSING AND HUMAN SERVICES-WOMEN'S SERVICESTOWN OF BROOKHAVEN
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSOffers a range of programs/courses on women's medical concerns, including: obstetric/gynecology, heart disease, estrogen replacement therapy, osteoporosis, breast cancer, menopause and diabetes. Call for further information.SuffolkEDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES AND SERVICESProvides written information and counseling by telephone appointment about the alternatives to hysterectomy and coping with the after effects of the surgery. Referrals are also available to physicians who specialize in conditions for which hysterectomy is recommended. Publishes newsletter, provides medical journal articles and holds conferences annually.EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES AND SERVICESHYSTERECTOMY EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES AND SERVICES
GIRLS INC. OF LONG ISLANDThe mission of Girls Incorporated of Long Island is to inspire all girls to be strong, smart and bold. We provide school and community-based programming that serves the unique needs of girls ages 5-18, living in Suffolk and Nassau Counties. Through community partnerships, we help girls to achieve their potential making their future brighter.SuffolkGIRLS INC. OF LONG ISLANDGIRLS INC. OF LONG ISLAND
HIGH SCHOOL BREAST HEALTH PROGRAMProvides a 40 minute interactive lesson for high school students focusing on lifestyle changes to reduce risks for breast cancer and introduces students to methods of early detection. Call for more information.SuffolkHIGH SCHOOL BREAST HEALTH PROGRAMMAURER FOUNDATION FOR BREAST HEALTH EDUCATION
HISPANIC INITIATIVEOffers the girl scout experience to girls and adults in Hispanic/Latino communities. Provides information on Latino culture along with opportunities for Hispanic scouts and leaders to work within their community.SuffolkHISPANIC INITIATIVEGIRL SCOUTS OF SUFFOLK COUNTY
HUNTINGTON SOFTBALL COMMISSIONFosters growth and development of men and women in the sport of softball through organized practices and games in the Town of Huntington. Call or visit the website for additional information.SuffolkHUNTINGTON SOFTBALL COMMISSIONHUNTINGTON SOFTBALL COMMISSION
HUNTINGTON WOMEN'S ADVISORY COUNCILOffers a networking group comprised of not-for-profit agencies dedicated to women's issues in Suffolk County that helps agencies to become familiar with, utilize, enhance, and integrate the services of the Town of Huntington. Call for more informationSuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICESTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
LAKE SUCCESS IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAMProvides assistance for women who are having difficulty conceiving a child. Call for consultation. Surgical privileges at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park (516)470-7000.NassauLAKE SUCCESS IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAMLONG ISLAND IVF
LAMAZE/CHILDBIRTH EDUCATIONProvides childbirth preparation education in small groups. Comfort measures for labor and birth includes coaching , relaxation, and breathing techniques. Anatomy and physiology, cesarean preparation, pain medications, hospital procedures and body mechanics are also included in the curriculum.SuffolkLAMAZE/CHILDBIRTH EDUCATIONCHILDBEARING FAMILY ALLIANCE, INC.
LAMAZE CHILDBIRTH PREPARATIONOffers Lamaze program of childbirth education, prenatal care, exercise and information. Classes, scheduled frequently, are kept small. For fee information, dates and times, and to make reservation call (888)321-3627.SuffolkLAMAZE CHILDBIRTH PREPARATIONSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
LAMAZE INSTRUCTIONOffers individual Lamaze Instruction by a Certified childbirth Educator to high-risk antepartum inpatients who can attend classes off the unit.NassauLAMAZE INSTRUCTIONWINTHROP UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
LEARNING CONNECTIONSeeks to strengthen English language skills for women 21 and older who speak languages other than English, build confidence in performing daily tasks, develop a cultural understanding among those who represent various nationalities, languages, and religions, assess and improve performances in math, reading, and writing skills, and assist participants in acquiring a GED in English and Spanish. Affiliated with the Sisters of St. Joseph of Brentwood, Brentwood Public Schools and Brentwood Public Library.SuffolkLEARNING CONNECTIONTHE CSJ LEARNING CONNECTION FOR ADULT EDUCATION, INC.
LIVE-BEAT CANCER FUNDProvides a fund specifically designed for assistance to cancer patients requesting alternative health therapies such as nutritional counseling, natural medicines, acupuncture, chiropractic care, yoga and reflexology. Call for further information.SuffolkLIVE-BEAT CANCER FUNDNORTH FORK WOMEN'S RESOURCE CENTER
LIVE, LOVE, AND LAUGH AGAINProvides a professionally staffed support group for women with breast cancer and their families. Students permitted. Meets the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7pm at the Fortunato Breast Health Center.SuffolkLIVE, LOVE, AND LAUGH AGAINJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
LONG ISLAND BRANCHA national organization of professional women writers, artists, composers and photographers. Members must qualify.NassauLONG ISLAND BRANCHNATIONAL LEAGUE OF AMERICAN PEN WOMEN, INC.
LOOK GOOD-FEEL BETTEROffers an evening of fun with make-up application and hair fashion tips for women who are undergoing chemotherapy and radiation treatment. The make-up is donated by internationally known cosmetic companies. Program offered in cooperation with the American Cancer Society. Professional cosmetologists donate their time to give make-up and hair care demonstrations. Held every other month(Jan, Mar, May, July, Sept, Nov) at 6pm-8pm at 1 North Lounge.SuffolkLOOK GOOD-FEEL BETTERHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
LOOK GOOD,FEEL BETTER (LAKE SUCCESS)Teaches beauty techniques to female cancer patients to help them manage the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Includes lessons on skin and nail care, cosmetics, wigs and turbans, accessories and styling, helping people with cancer. Contact the American Cancer Society (800) 227-2345 for more information.NassauLOOK GOOD,FEEL BETTER (LAKE SUCCESS)NORTHWELL HEALTH
LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER (NEW HYDE PARK)Teaches beauty techniques to female cancer patients to help them manage the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Includes lessons on skin and nail care, cosmetics, wigs and turbans, accessories and styling, helping people with cancer. Call for meeting dates and times.NassauLOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER (NEW HYDE PARK)NORTHWELL HEALTH
LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER (PLAINVIEW)Teaches beauty techniques to female cancer patients to help them manage the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. Includes lessons on skin and nail care, cosmetics, wigs and turbans, accessories and styling, helping people with cancer. Call for meeting dates and times.NassauLOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER (PLAINVIEW)NORTHWELL HEALTH
MADONNA HEIGHTS GROUP RESIDENCEProvides diagnostic services, special education, small therapeutic group living, individual, family, group therapy, and recreational therapy. Allows long-term placement in main facility for girls 12 to 17 years.SuffolkMADONNA HEIGHTS GROUP RESIDENCESCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
MADONNA HEIGHTS RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT FACILITYProvides long-term mental health treatment under the supervision of a physician, and 24 hour therapeutic treatment which includes services of psychiatry, social work, psychology, nursing, recreation therapy, child care, and education. This cottage program provides treatment for 14 girls ages 12-17.SuffolkMADONNA HEIGHTS RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT FACILITYSCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
MADONNA HEIGHTS SCHOOLOffers fully certified Jr/Sr High School with 6:1:2, 8:1:2, and 8:1:1 ratio. Students can be resident on the Madonna Heights campus or attend day school. Targets girls grades 7 -12 who are emotionally handicapped and/or learning disabled.SuffolkMADONNA HEIGHTS SCHOOLSCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
MAMMOGRAPHY SERVICEPerforms breast imaging services using new high-tech mammography machine. Offers assistance in interpretation of results. Also offers needle localization process for precise but minimally invasive breast biopsies. Call for further information.SuffolkMAMMOGRAPHY SERVICESOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
MELVILLE IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAMProvides assistance for women who are having difficulty conceiving a child. Call for consultation. Surgical privileges at Mather Hospital (631) 473-1320, St. Charles Hospital (631) 331-6400, Stony Brook University Medical Center (631) 689-8333, and Long Island Jewish Medical Center (516)470-7000.SuffolkMELVILLE IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAMLONG ISLAND IVF
MOTHER-BABY GROUP HOMEProvides a residence for young mothers and their infants/toddlers. Offers educational and vocational programs designed to foster independent community living. Provides day care for children while mothers are in school and work.NassauMOTHER-BABY GROUP HOMEMERCYFIRST
MOTHERS' CENTER AT THE LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARYPeer-to-peer group meets weekly, providing opportunities to speak to other mothers, share parenting concerns, and gain support in parents' role as child's first teacher and mentor. Children welcome. Call for new sessions.NassauMOTHERS' CENTER AT THE LONG BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARYTHE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MOTHERS' CENTERS
MOTHERS' CENTER-CENTEREACHPeer-to-peer group meets weekly providing opportunities to speak to other mothers, share parenting concerns, and gain support in parents' role as child's first teacher and mentor. Children welcome. New sessions begin every eight weeks. Call for further information.SuffolkMOTHERS' CENTER-CENTEREACHTHE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MOTHERS' CENTERS
MOTHERS' CENTER OF SOUTHWEST NASSAU, INC.Non-sectarian, non-hierarchal organization, member-run and supported, offering mothers a place to share their experiences of the transition of becoming a parent and child-rearing in a supportive and non-judgmental environment. Four eight-week groups where child care is available in a center fully equipped for infants through toddlers. The Mother's Center philosophy and mission enables women to effectively use their individual and collective knowledge and experiences as catalysts for personal and societal changes that benefit mothers and families. Parent organization is the National Association of Mothers' Centers.NassauMOTHERS' CENTER OF SOUTHWEST NASSAU, INC.THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MOTHERS' CENTERS
MOTHERS OF TWINS CLUB OF SUFFOLK COUNTYMOTC of Suffolk County is a support group for mothers of multiples and expectant mothers of multiples. Services include clothing and equipment exchange, workshops for specific areas of interest and a library. Also hold seasonal parties and outings for moms, children and other family members. Meetings consist of a business meeting and guest speaker or other program. Monthly Newsletter Doubletalk is also published.SuffolkMOTHERS OF TWINS CLUB OF SUFFOLK COUNTYMOTHERS OF TWINS CLUB OF SUFFOLK COUNTY
NASSAU COUNTY MOTHERS OF TWINS CLUBProvides support and guidance for parents and guardians of multiple birth children or children of approximately the same age. Meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 8:00PM, except for July and December, at the Parkway Community Church.NassauNASSAU COUNTY MOTHERS OF TWINS CLUBNASSAU COUNTY MOTHERS OF TWINS CLUB
NASSAU COUNTY WOMENS' BAR ASSOCIATIONPromotes the advancement of the status of women in society and of women in the legal profession the fair and equal administration of justice and acts as a unified voice for its members with respect to issues of statewide, national and international significance to women generally and to women attorneys in particular. NCWBA is the Nassau County Chapter of the Women's Var Association of the State of New York.NassauNASSAU COUNTY WOMENS' BAR ASSOCIATIONNASSAU COUNTY WOMENS' BAR ASSOCIATION
NATIONAL WOMEN'S HEALTH NETWORKDevelops and promotes a critical analysis of health issues in order to affect policy and support consumer decision-making. The Network aspires to a health care system that is guided by social justice and reflects the needs of diverse women. Offers The Women's Health Voice, a program that provides clear, well-researched and independent information on a variety of women's health topics in a variety of different formats.NATIONAL WOMEN'S HEALTH NETWORKNATIONAL WOMEN'S HEALTH NETWORK
NEARLY NEW THRIFT SHOPProvides clothing to those in need. Offered to low-income families or to those affected by a tragedy such as fire, theft.SuffolkNEARLY NEW THRIFT SHOPST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH/LAKE RONKONKOMA
NEW AT NIGHTProgram is held three evenings and one Saturday a week for six weeks. Curriculum includes hands-on shop work, trades math, and an overview of career opportunities in the apprenticeship system.NEW AT NIGHTNEW-NONTRADITIONAL EMPLOYMENT FOR WOMEN
NEW PATHS TO ACHIEVEMENT CAREER AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENTSelf-esteem and Vocational workshops, including stress management, assertiveness, parenting, communication skills, interviewing, maintaining a job, resume writing, etc. The goal is to assist low-income individuals to become self-sufficient by raising their self-esteem and employability. It includes job search assistance.SuffolkNEW PATHS TO ACHIEVEMENT CAREER AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENTLONG ISLAND CARES, INC., THE HARRY CHAPIN FOOD BANK
OFFICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/MINORITY AFFAIRSOffers technical assistance to community based organizations, providing outreach and services to the various ethnic communities in Suffolk County. Provides referral and information services for individuals seeking assistance in accessing programs or with questions regarding matters of discrimination. Under the Office of Minority Affairs, the County Executive's African-American Advisory Board, and the Anti-Bias Task Force function to improve cultural understanding between these ethnic communities, the county government and the community as a whole. Promotes minority business development, access to services and encourages civic participation at all levels by all members of the community. Houses the County's Minority Business Enterprise Coalition and the Women's Business Enterprise Coalition, which function to assist qualified women and minority-owned businesses in Suffolk County, and may also obtain applications and information on qualifications through the office of Minority Affairs. Call for more information.SuffolkOFFICE OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/MINORITY AFFAIRSSUFFOLK COUNTY OFFICE OF MINORITY AFFAIRS
OFFICE OF WOMEN'S BUSINESS OWNERSHIPProvide women entrepreneurs with business training and counseling, technical assistance, mentoring, access to the SBA's programs and services, and programs to assist economically and socially disadvantaged women, especially those on welfare. Women Business Centers are located nationwide and tailor their services to meet the needs of the local community.OFFICE OF WOMEN'S BUSINESS OWNERSHIPUNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
ORT AMERICA, LONG ISLAND REGIONA volunteer based organization which provides support and advocacy in the Jewish community by focusing on education and the National Literacy campaign. Helps combat anti-semitism, champions women rights, helps sustain Democratic values and works for progressive change. Offers an ORT Apprenticeship program, Secondary and Industrial schools, Technical Institutes, Junior Colleges, and Teacher Institutes. Call for further information and brochure.SuffolkORT AMERICA, LONG ISLAND REGIONORT AMERICA, LONG ISLAND REGION
PROGRAMS/VACATION CONNECTIONEducational programs for Girl Scout members. Vacation Connection provides a 5 day recreational program during school vacations Winter/Spring at Camp Edey and Camp Sobaco.SuffolkPROGRAMS/VACATION CONNECTIONGIRL SCOUTS OF SUFFOLK COUNTY
PROJECT 29A certified Juvenile Non-secure Detention Facility for girls and boys 10 through 18, remanded by Family Courts or placed by a Peace Officer. Provides care, supervision, educational and social services for Persons in Need of Supervision (PINS) and Juvenile Delinquents.NassauPROJECT 29LEADERSHIP TRAINING INSTITUTE
PROJECT 350A non-secure juvenile group home for girls ages 10 through 18 remanded by Family Court or placed by a Peace Officer. Designed to provide educational and social services for Persons-in-Need of Supervision (PINS) and Juvenile Delinquents.NassauPROJECT 350LEADERSHIP TRAINING INSTITUTE
PROJECT RENEWAL SCAN VANProvides a mobile van for mammogram testing, breast health education, clinical breast exams and BSE instruction. Van available seven days a week. Call for more information.SuffolkPROJECT RENEWAL SCAN VANPROJECT RENEWAL SCAN VAN
PUBLIC AFFAIRSWorks to ensure that women, men and teenagers have access to reproductive health services by encouraging federal and state planning programs advocates public policies and legislation that maintain a woman's right to choose from a full range of reproductive health services, safely, legally and privately promotes comprehensive age appropriate sexuality education in the schools and supports parents, schools and community groups in their efforts to educate members of their families and communities.NassauPUBLIC AFFAIRSPLANNED PARENTHOOD OF NASSAU COUNTY, INC.
QUEENS-NASSAU BRANCHEncourages and fosters women's roles in the fields of art, writing and music. Offers workshops, discussion groups and lectures related to the creative process. Conducts writing and poetry contests, art exhibitions and music composition competitions at various levels within the organization.NassauQUEENS-NASSAU BRANCHNATIONAL LEAGUE OF AMERICAN PEN WOMEN, INC.
RESIDENTIAL SCHOOL AND DAY SCHOOLProvides females, age 12-18, 7th-12th grade, a residence which offers education, psychiatry, full medical and dental, substance abuse counseling, individual and group counseling, and adventure based programs. The Day School offers education, counseling(group and individual), and adventure based programs.SuffolkRESIDENTIAL SCHOOL AND DAY SCHOOLSCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
ROTARY CLUB OF SMITHTOWNMeetings held on Wednesdays 12:15pm at the Watermill Restaurant and CaterersSuffolkROTARY CLUB OF SMITHTOWNROTARY CLUB OF SMITHTOWN
SANE - GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITALCenter designed for the treatment of rape victims. Victims are treated in a private examination center on hospital grounds by nurses trained to deal with such cases. Victims Information Bureau of Suffolk will provide rape counseling and legal advocacySuffolkSANE - GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITALVICTIMS INFORMATION BUREAU OF SUFFOLK
SANE-SUFFOLKOffers services of professional registered nurses trained in the examination of survivors of rape/sexual assault. Provides immediate physical, emotional, and forensic care. Victims should report to emergency room at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, Stony Brook Hospital in Stony Brook, Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead, or to local police station and request sexual assault nurse examiner. Does not require police involvement.SuffolkSANE-SUFFOLKVICTIMS INFORMATION BUREAU OF SUFFOLK
SINGLE, SENIOR WOMEN'S ISSUES-OCEANSIDEOffers a weekly support group which deals with topics such as self-esteem, relationships and other women's issues.NassauSINGLE, SENIOR WOMEN'S ISSUES-OCEANSIDEFRIEDBERG JCC
SMITHTOWN BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S NETWORKPromote women in the workforce, give and receive support to/from the membership through education and networking, as well as give back to the community. Offers women a place to cultivate business contacts, make friends and learn more about themselves. Members live and/or work in Smithtown and the surrounding areas. Monthly meetings are on the fourth Thursday of every month with guest speakers. Call or check website for more information. Also publishes a monthly newsletter.SuffolkSMITHTOWN BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S NETWORKSMITHTOWN BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S NETWORK
SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF NASSAU COUNTYLocal club of Soroptimist International of the Americas (SIA), the world's largest international classified service organization for executive and professional women. Offers members a unique opportunity to be involved in meaningful community, regional, national, and international service projects with professional people from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultural experiences.Call for dates and times. NassauSOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF NASSAU COUNTYSOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF NASSAU COUNTY
SOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF SUFFOLK COUNTYLocal club of Soroptimist International of the Americas (SIA), the world's largest international classified service organization for executive and professional women. Offers members a unique opportunity to be involved in meaningful community, regional, national, and international service projects with professional people from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultural experiences. Offers scholarships for women going back into the workforce, women entering college, as well as for teens with volunteer experience. Meetings held the third Monday each month at (except holidays). Call Mary at (631)423-2233 for time and location.SuffolkSOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF SUFFOLK COUNTYSOROPTIMIST INTERNATIONAL OF SUFFOLK COUNTY
STONY BROOK IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAMProvides assistance for women who are having difficulty conceiving a child. Call for a consultation. Surgical privileges at Mather Hospital (631)473-1320, St. Charles Hospital (631)331-6400, Stony Brook University Medical Center (631)689-8333, and Long Island Jewish Medical Center (516)470-7000.SuffolkSTONY BROOK IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION PROGRAMLONG ISLAND IVF
SUFFOLK COUNTY BRANCHA national organization of professional women writers, artists, and composers. Members must qualify. Call for more information.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY BRANCHNATIONAL LEAGUE OF AMERICAN PEN WOMEN, INC.
SUFFOLK COUNTY OFFICE OF WOMEN'S SERVICESActs as a liaison between the women of Suffolk County and County Government. Provides and sponsors free conferences, workshops and seminars on health, legal issues and personal enrichment topics; operates a women's helpline which provides information, referrals, support, peer counseling and resource materials on topics which may include domestic violence, sexual harassment, legal rights, breast health, and mammography information.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY OFFICE OF WOMEN'S SERVICESSUFFOLK COUNTY OFFICE OF WOMEN'S SERVICES
SUFFOLK COUNTY WOMEN'S BAR ASSOCIATIONPromotes the advancement of the status of women in society and of women in the legal profession promotes fair and equal administration of justice and acts as a unified voice for its members with respect to issues of statewide, national and international significance to women generally and to women attorneys in particular. SCWBA is the Suffolk County Chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY WOMEN'S BAR ASSOCIATIONSUFFOLK COUNTY WOMEN'S BAR ASSOCIATION
SUFFOLK COUNTY WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISE COALITIONEstablished to promote women owned businesses (WBE). Guides members through government, public and private sector procurement practices/procedures acts as a watch dog to ensure that all such procurement opportunities offer equitable access to WBEs assists in achieving Suffolk County and state certification advises the Suffolk County Office of Affirmative Action of the special needs of women entrepreneurs. Call for Meeting Schedule.SuffolkSUFFOLK COUNTY WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISE COALITIONSUFFOLK COUNTY WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISE COALITION
SUPPORTIVE PERMANENT HOUSING FOR WOMENOffers supportive transitional housing to females with substance abuse issues. Each resident is assigned a Case Manager to develop a service-plan and connect them to eligible entitlements. Residents provided with transportation to counseling, medical and job training classes.SuffolkSUPPORTIVE PERMANENT HOUSING FOR WOMENUNITED VETERANS BEACON HOUSE, INC.
TEEN LEADERSHIP INSTITUTEOffers minority high school girls (14-18 primarily African American) an opportunity to learn leadership skills. Youth forum held annually.NassauTEEN LEADERSHIP INSTITUTENATIONAL COALITION OF 100 BLACK WOMEN-LONG ISLAND CHAPTER, INC.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIESSeeking volunteers for planning and running fundraisers, landscaping maintenance and handyman chores on houses for homeless families.SuffolkVOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIESWYANDANCH HOMES AND PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
WIC-ADMINISTRATIONServes as central administrative office for Suffolk County Department of Health Services' Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Nutrition Program (WIC). Co-ordinates/administers services offered through department's various health centers.SuffolkWIC-ADMINISTRATIONSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES-DIVISION OF PATIENT CARE SERVICES
WOMEN FOR SOBRIETYProvides women alcoholics as well as drug abusers with mutual support, self-help groups, information and referral, crisis intervention, and hotline services. Call for meeting information on Long Island.SuffolkWOMEN FOR SOBRIETYWOMEN FOR SOBRIETY
WOMEN-OWNED SMALL BUSINESS PROCUREMENT PROGRAMProvides a multifaceted program to teach women business owners how to market to the federal government. Holds procurement conferences at major federal buying sites to increase the pool of qualified women business owners. Offers training for women business owners, federal agency advocates and initiatives for women-owned small businesses and Pro-Net Registration to give women-owned firms a contracting edge.SuffolkWOMEN-OWNED SMALL BUSINESS PROCUREMENT PROGRAMUNITED STATES SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
WOMEN'S COALITION OF THE MILLENNIUMThis fee based organization provides various workshops to individuals, schools, and private industry. Workshops may include self-esteem, career, counseling, resume and interviewing techniques and job search strategies.NassauWOMEN'S COALITION OF THE MILLENNIUMWOMEN'S COALITION OF THE MILLENNIUM
WOMEN'S CO-DEPENDENCY PROGRAMProvides individual therapy for women of all ages who are either the adult children of alcoholics (ACOA) or substance abusers or women who are the significant others/partners of alcohol or substance abusers.NassauWOMEN'S CO-DEPENDENCY PROGRAMCOMMUNITY COUNSELING SERVICES OF WEST NASSAU, INC.
WOMEN'S HEALTH PROGRAMSOffers array of women's health services including bone densitometry, digital mammography, weight management counseling, and incontinence and osteoporosis clinics.SuffolkWOMEN'S HEALTH PROGRAMSSTONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL
WOMEN'S HEALTH SERVICESProvides breast health services including low dosage mammography, stereotactic biopsy, self exam tips and bone density testing. Offers a lecture series on topics important to women. Produces a newsletter highlighting concerns of teens to adult women.SuffolkWOMEN'S HEALTH SERVICESBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
WOMEN'S IMAGING CENTERProvides screening and diagnostic examinations and procedures including mammograms, ultrasound, fine-needle and core biopsies. Call for further information.SuffolkWOMEN'S IMAGING CENTERGOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
WOMEN'S SERVICESProvides information and referral between community, private and public agencies dealing with women and families in need. Special attention to health, affirmative action and family relations issues.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICESTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
YOUNG ADULT SUPPORT GROUPProvides a support group for individuals age 18-40 years coping with cancer as well as therapeutic support and professional counseling. Call for an appointment. Referral required. Serves Nassau and Suffolk counties.NassauYOUNG ADULT SUPPORT GROUPMERCY MEDICAL CENTER

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