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    Taxonomy Code: YV-3000.3000

    Families, usually consisting of two parents and their children but also including single parent families, extended families and nontraditional family groups, who have no fixed, regular and adequate residence, who are residing temporarily with relatives or friends or who live on the street, in emergency or transitional shelters, in a hotel or motel paid for with a shelter voucher, in seriously substandard housing or in an abandoned building, place of business, car or other vehicle, or other public or private place that is not ordinarily used as a regular sleeping accommodation for people.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ACCESS TO CARE-SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND HOUSING ASSISTANCE (HEMPSTEAD)Provides affordable supportive rental housing, financial assistance, and rent subsidies for homeless individuals or families.NassauACCESS TO CARE-SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND HOUSING ASSISTANCE (HEMPSTEAD)OPTIONS FOR COMMUNITY LIVING, INC.
    ACCESS TO CARE-SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND HOUSING ASSISTANCE (RONKONKOMA)Provides affordable supportive rental housing ,financial assistance and rental subsidies for homeless individuals or families.SuffolkACCESS TO CARE-SUPPORTIVE HOUSING AND HOUSING ASSISTANCE (RONKONKOMA)OPTIONS FOR COMMUNITY LIVING, INC.
    AFTERCARE PROGRAMProvides aftercare for anyone who has completed the Project Self Sufficiency Program and is no longer living in WHPDC housing. The Aftercare Program will be available for up to a year upon completion of Project Self Sufficiency. This program will grant access to the case managers for advice, guidance and advocacy on an as needed basis. The purpose of this program is to assist clients who have gained financial independence to ensure that they are able to remain self-sufficient upon leaving the more intense Project Self Sufficiency Program.SuffolkAFTERCARE PROGRAMWYANDANCH HOMES AND PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
    COMMUNITY HOUSING INNOVATIONS, INC-SUFFOLKProvides affordable rental housing to homeless families, disabled individuals, and victims of domestic violence. Purchases, renovates, operates scattered apartments. Disburses down payment assistance to low and moderate income homebuyers. Provides emergency, transitional housing and case management services. Fosters development of permanent, affordable housing.SuffolkCOMMUNITY HOUSING INNOVATIONS, INC.-SUFFOLKCOMMUNITY HOUSING INNOVATIONS, INC.
    DEACON'S FOOD PANTRYProvides a food pantry for those in need in the Babylon area as well as personal care items. Operates a soup kitchen for dinner. Also provide special services for the homeless. Call for more information.SuffolkDEACON'S FOOD PANTRYFIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF BABYLON
    DOTTY'S HOUSEProvides temporary housing, emergency housing, assistance in finding permanent housing and case management for families consisting of women and children.SuffolkDOTTY'S HOUSESCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
    EDNA MORAN INNProvides emergency shelter for families who are homeless in Nassau County. Majority of beds require authorization from the Nassau County Department of Social Services. Limited number of short term beds are available for families who are denied shelter through DSS and have a plan to secure housing. Speakers Bureau available. Call for information.NassauEDNA MORAN INNINTERFAITH NUTRITION NETWORK
    EMERGENCY HOUSINGProvides emergency, temporary housing for homeless families in congregate setting. Housing is located in Brentwood, Central Islip and Huntington Station. Staff assist residents to obtain permanent housing and provide the following services: entitlement advocacy, life skill training and referrals to vocational/educational programs, mental health and substance abuse referrals. Affiliated with Transitional Services of New York for Long Island, Inc.SuffolkEMERGENCY HOUSINGHAVEN HOUSE/BRIDGES, INC.
    EMERGENCY SHELTERSOffers shelter and supportive services to families with children. 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.SuffolkEMERGENCY SHELTERSUNITED VETERANS BEACON HOUSE, INC.
    EMPLOYMENT TRAINING PROGRAMEmergency Shelter Grant Funds are provided to nonprofit agencies that house homeless families. For specific details on this program, call the Community Development Office.SuffolkEMPLOYMENT TRAINING PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
    FAMILY HOMELESS SHELTERProvides housing services to homeless families placed through Suffolk County Department of Social Services. Provides shelter, case management services, housing relocation assistance, transportation services, intake, assessment, and crisis intervention services. The purpose is to provide homeless families with a safe environment and the supports necessary in order to secure permanent housing.SuffolkFAMILY HOMELESS SHELTERFAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.
    FAMILY SHELTER EMERGENCY HOUSINGProvides housing services to homeless families including overnight shelter, case management, relocation assistance, and support. Referral required.SuffolkFAMILY SHELTER EMERGENCY HOUSINGFAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.
    FARMINGDALE SHELTEROffers a shelter for homeless women and children providing temporary emergency housing and case management.NassauFARMINGDALE SHELTERSCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
    GOOD SHEPHERD RESIDENCEA family shelter for homeless women and children providing temporary emergency housing and case management.SuffolkGOOD SHEPHERD RESIDENCESCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
    GRACE HOUSEProvides emergency housing with supportive and case management services for homeless women 18+ and their children. Referral required. Services available in SpanishSuffolkGRACE HOUSESCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
    HELP SUFFOLKOffers a 76-unit transitional housing facility for homeless families. HELP Suffolk is the largest housing facility for the homeless on Long Island. The complex sits on seven acres of property and consists of four residential buildings, a community building, two playgrounds and a baseball field. HELP Suffolk has served over 4,000 families and places approximately 60 percent of families into permanent housing. Since its inception, approximately 500 individuals have secured employment in over 120 companies throughout Suffolk County. Available services include: Medical Services; Employment Services; Mental Health Services; Housing Placement Assistance; Early Childhood Education/Daycare; After School Programs; Homework Help/Tutoring; Client Case Management; Recreation; After-Care Services and On-Site Security. For further information of guidance in the selection and location of child care services, please contact the Child Care Council of Suffolk (631)462-0303 or the Child Care Council of Nassau at (516)358-9250.SuffolkHELP SUFFOLKHELP SUFFOLK
    HOMELESS HOUSINGProvides houses for homeless families of Suffolk County with two or more children and helps them to become self-sufficient. Rehabilitates and builds houses for these families, and provides support services in areas of home management, nutrition, goal setting, budgeting, and parenting through a social worker.SuffolkHOMELESS HOUSINGWYANDANCH HOMES AND PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
    HOMELESS HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMProvides permanent housing and support services to homeless families to help them achieve self-sufficiency. Call for further information.NassauHOMELESS HOUSING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
    HOMELESS RESOURCESEducates the public about services available to the homeless of Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Provides a hotline for housing referrals, supplies school backpacks and conducts a one day summer camp for homeless children. Provides coordinated applications to HUD for homeless funding and coordinates services to the homeless from more than 60 nonprofit organizations.SuffolkHOMELESS RESOURCESLONG ISLAND COALITION FOR THE HOMELESS, INC.
    HOUSING PROGRAMDevelops low income housing. Provides suburban housing to homeless families. Also provides social services to low income families residing in these houses as well as counseling. Serves the Townships of Babylon, Brookhaven, and Islip.SuffolkHOUSING PROGRAMSUBURBAN HOUSING DEVELOPMENT AND RESEARCH, INC.
    LIBERTY VILLAGEProvides permanent, supportive housing for 60 homeless veterans and homeless veteran families.SuffolkLIBERTY VILLAGECONCERN FOR INDEPENDENT LIVING, INC.
    LONG TERM HOUSING PROGRAMProvides intensive case management and comprehensive education advocacy, including tutoring for veterans and families in a long-term housing program. Walk in or call for an appointment.NassauLONG TERM HOUSING PROGRAMNEW GROUND, INC.
    MIGRANT HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY PROGRAM (HEP)Helps migratory and seasonal farmworkers (or children of such workers) who are 16 years of age or older and not currently enrolled in school to obtain the equivalent of a high school diploma and, subsequently, to gain employment or begin postsecondary education or training. The program serves students across the country annually, and New York State was just awarded a sub-grant to provide these services regionally through the local MEP Program (administered through ESBOCES). The competitive award was made for up to five years of funding. The purpose of the HEP Program is to help migrant and seasonal farmworkers and members of their immediate family: (1) obtain a general education diploma that meets the guidelines for high school equivalency (HSE) established by New York State; and (2) gain employment or be placed in an institution of higher education (IHE) or other postsecondary education or training. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkMIGRANT HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY PROGRAM (HEP)EASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES GRANTS AND SPECIALLY FUNDED PROGRAMS
    PECONIC HEIGHTSProvides emergency housing with supportive and case management services for homeless women and children.SuffolkPECONIC HEIGHTSSCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
    PERMANENT HOUSING REFERRALSOffers direct case management and permanent housing referrals to Nassau and Suffolk County households homeless for one year or longer. Includes single adults, adult couples, families, veterans, persons with disabilities and victims of domestic violence.SuffolkPERMANENT HOUSING REFERRALSLONG ISLAND COALITION FOR THE HOMELESS, INC.
    PROGRAM HOMEProvides housing relocation, ongoing case management, support services and advocacy for homeless and temporarily displaced families with children living in emergency housing within Suffolk County. Call for further information.SuffolkPROGRAM HOMEFAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.
    PROJECT SELF-SUFFICIENCYProvides affordable rental housing and support services for low income and homeless families with two or more children. Once the family goes through the intake process they are placed into a single family home and receive ongoing case management and financial education. The goal of the project is to develop life long skills needed for these families to obtain an education, secure employment and become financially secure.SuffolkPROJECT SELF-SUFFICIENCYWYANDANCH HOMES AND PROPERTY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
    RESURRECTION HOUSE, INC.Provides emergency shelter and housing for homeless women and children. Individuals must be referred by the Suffolk County Department of Social Services.SuffolkRESURRECTION HOUSE, INC.RESURRECTION HOUSE, INC.
    ROSA PARKS INNProvides emergency shelter for families who are homeless in Nassau County. Majority of beds require authorization from the Nassau County Department of Social Services. Limited number of short term beds are available for families who are denied shelter through DSS and have a plan to secure housing. Speakers Bureau available. Call for further information.NassauROSA PARKS INNINTERFAITH NUTRITION NETWORK
    ROSE PELLETIER CENTERProvides emergency housing with supportive and case management services for homeless women and children.SuffolkROSE PELLETIER CENTERSCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
    SUMMIT PROGRAMOffers supported housing and support services to homeless individuals and families with a diagnosed serious persistent mental illness with possible co-occurring substance abuse disorders. Assistance is offered with daily living skills such as money management, vocational/educational, symptom management, apartment management, and parenting in order to enable residents to live the most self-sufficient lives possible.SuffolkSUMMIT PROGRAMTRANSITIONAL SERVICES OF NEW YORK FOR LONG ISLAND, INC.
    SUNSHINE RESIDENCEProvides a residential program for homeless families. From "Homeless to Healing" Homeless Assistance Program - providing case management to assist people out of homelessness for life.NassauSUNSHINE RESIDENCEEAGER TO SERVE, INC.
    TOYS OF HOPEProvides new toys, books, clothing, hygiene and household items to needy and homeless children, their families and their pets.SuffolkTOYS OF HOPETOYS OF HOPE
    WARMBED-NASSAU COUNTY'S EMERGENCY SHELTER RELIEF PROGRAMProvides immediate emergency shelter for homeless individuals and families in Nassau County during the winter months. Program typically operates from the day after Thanksgiving through March 31 of the following year. If winter conditions persist beyond March 31st, the program will continue until warmer weather arrives. During operational hours, employees from WARMBED and the Department of Social Services (DSS) will make appropriate referrals and provide shelter placement. Once placed, the staff at DSS and the Office of Housing & Community Development will contact those who are homeless in order to access resources for permanent housing. Homeless veterans utilizing the WARMBED program will be assisted by the Nassau County Veterans Services Agency.NassauWARMBED-NASSAU COUNTY'S EMERGENCY SHELTER RELIEF PROGRAMNASSAU COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES
    YOUTH DIRECTIONS AND ALTERNATIVES COMMUNITY PROGRAMProvides Youth Development Programs, educational programs, recreational activities, individual and family counseling, groupwork, youth advocacy, information and referral and crisis intervention. Also receives in-house support services through the Huntington Youth Bureau which includes substance abuse counseling, emergency short-term housing for homeless youth and their families, GED preparation, vocational counseling, job placement, and a crisis hotline. Publishes an agency brochure and calendar of events. Additional location 8 Gates Street, Greenlawn, New York.SuffolkYOUTH DIRECTIONS AND ALTERNATIVES COMMUNITY PROGRAMYOUTH DIRECTIONS AND ALTERNATIVES

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