Emergency Services Community Resources


Important Numbers/Hotlines

The National Suicide Prevention Hotline (1-800-SUICIDE) (800) 273-8255/988
La Línea Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio (888) 628-9454 
Adult Protective Services (APS) (631) 854-3232
Child Protective Services Hotline (CPS) (800) 342-3720
Crime Victims Center (CVC) (631) 332 9234 Hotline / (631) 689 2672 Office
DASH 24/7 Hotline
(Diagnostic, Assessment, and Stabilization Hub for crisis situations due to substance use, mental illness)
(631) 952-3333
(Empowerment Collaborative of Long Island-Victims Information Bureau of Suffolk)
(631) 360-3606
Lighthouse Mission (Food, Clothes, Holiday Assistance) (631) 758-7584
Long Island Against Domestic Violence Hotline & Shelter  (631) 666-8833
National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-7233
National Human Trafficking 24hr Hotline (Se habla Español) (888) 373-7888
Response Crisis Center Intervention hotline (631) 751-7500
The Retreat (Domestic Violence) Hotline & Shelter (631) 329-2200
Safe Haven Program (Abandoned Infant) (866) 852-2229
Stony Brook Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP) (631) 444-6050

Alcohol and Substance Use Disorder Resources

LIACADD-Suffolk County Substance Abuse 24/7 HOTLINE

Suffolk County
(631) 979-1700

NYS Office of Addiction Services and Support (OASAS)

1-877-8-HOPENY (518) 473-3460

Nassau County
Alcoholics Anonymous:
(516) 292-3040

Narcotics Anonymous:
(516) 827-9500

Suffolk County
Alcoholics Anonymous:
(631) 669-1124

Narcotics Anonymous:
(631) 689-6262

Community Assistance

American Red Cross
(516) 747-3500
Salvation Army
(631) 654-9380
United Way
(631) 940-3700  
Office of the Aging-Elder Services
(631) 853-8200
Nassau/Suffolk Law Services
 (631) 232-2400
Touro Law Senior Law Program
(631) 761-7470

Resources for People with Disabilities

New York State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (631) 434-6100
Suffolk County Office for People with Disabilities (631) 853-8333

Emergency Energy and Utility Assistance

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) 
(631) 853-8825 — after hours (631) 854-9100
Riverhead: (631) 852-3631
South West: (631) 854-6684

Emergency Housing

Suffolk County Department of Social Services

Emergency Services (After 4:30 pm, Weekends, Holidays) — Call (631) 854-9100


Coram Center (Central Housing)
80 Middle Country Road 
Coram, New York 11727 
Main line: (631) 854-2300 
Smithtown Center 
200 Wireless Boulevard 
Hauppauge, New York 11788 
(631) 853-8714 

Riverhead Center 
605 Old Country Road
Riverhead, NY 11901
Telephone: Emergency: (631) 854-9100
Non Emergency: (631) 854-9547 / (631) 854-9548

South West Center 
2 South 2nd Street 
Deer Park, New York 11729 
(631) 854-6600 

Local Shelters Not Through DSS:

Maureen's Haven: (631) 727-6831
(November 1st-April 1st Only Male and Female 18yr and up) 

Johns Place: (631) 298-4145
(November 1st-April 1st TUES AND THURS-Only Male and Female 18yr and up)

Pax Christi: (631) 928-9108
(Year-round Males ages 16+) (May need DSS approval) 


NYS Department of Labor (DOL)

Suffolk Works Employment Program
(631) 853-6664

Food and Food Security

Island Harvest
(516) 294-8528
Long Island Cares
(631) 582-3663
Meals on Wheels
(631) 853-8227 

Women/Infants/Children (WIC) (800) 522-5006
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

Coram: (631) 854-2300 Riverhead: (631) 852-3560


Health Clinics

Suffolk County Operated Health Centers are now operated by Hudson River Health Care (HRH)

Accepts: Low Income, Uninsured, Underinsured, Insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid
Fees: Sliding scale
Sun River Health (for all locations): 844-400-1975

Medical Insurance (Medicaid/Insurance/Benefits)

Smithtown DSS Center
Medicaid: (631) 853-8714
Riverhead DSS Center
Medicaid: (631) 852-3570

Apply Online: www.nystateofhealth.ny.gov

Navigator Agencies:

Nassau/Suffolk Hospital Council – (631) 656-9783
Community Health Advocates – (888) 614-5400
Public Health Solutions – (646) 632-5986

Mental Health Services

Association for Mental Health and Wellness Helpline
(631) 226-3900

Suffolk County Division of Community Mental Hygiene Services 
(631) 853-8500

DASH 24/7 Hotline
(631) 952-3333

Mobile Phone

Assurance Wireless — (888) 321-5880
Assurance Wireless is a federal Lifeline Assistance program brought to you by T-Mobile. 
Lifeline is a government benefit program and enrollment is available to individuals who qualify based on federal or state-specific eligibility criteria.

Servicios en Español

Adelante of Suffolk County
83 Carleton Ave., Central Islip, NY 11722
(631) 234-1049

Proporciona asistencia con la solicitud y recertificación de SNAP, Medicaid y HEAP (durante la temporada de HEAP; solo los meses de invierno) 

CARECEN (Central American Refugee Center)
2000 Brentwood Rd-Second Floor, Brentwood, NY 11717
(631) 273-8721

Empodera a los inmigrantes a través de servicios legales, educación comunitaria y defensa

Centro Corazon de Maria
31 E. Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY 11946               
(631) 728-5558

Asistencia de Inmigración, alimentos y ropa 

159 Brightside Ave., Central Islip, NY 11722

Promoción de beneficios y derechos. Servicios para las personas sin hogar que incluyen unidades móviles de ducha, ropa limpia y un respiro cómodo 

SEPA Mujer
Linea directa: (833) 762-9832

Referencias para despensas de alimentos y otros servicios. Ofrece apoyo emocionales y derivaciones a víctimas de agresión sexual, trata de personas, doméstica violencia, crímenes de odio, robo de salarios y violencia de pandillas 

128 Pine Aire Drive, Bayshore, NY 11706
(631) 231-8290

Asistencia de Inmigración / Ciudadanía, clases de ESL, Inmunizaciones infantiles, alimentos y ropa


MAS for Nassau and Suffolk Counties
(844) 666-6270

Persons with an active Medicaid case and a medical need and with no means of transportation may get help with transportation to and from health care providers (doctor, clinic, hospital, etc.). All non-emergency trips require prior approval and must be requested at least 3 days prior to the date of the trip.

Suffolk County Accessible Transportation (SCAT)
(631) 852-5200

Provides curb-to-curb service to individuals with disabilities. Eligibility to use SCAT is determined based on guidelines contained in the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). 

Women’s Health and Pregnancy Care

AAA Life Center Hotline (if pregnant and need resources) (631) 243-0066
Planned Parenthood Hotline (800) 230-7526

Veterans Assistance

Veterans Adminstration-Northport   (631) 261-4400
Veterabs Administration Homeless Programs (877) 424-3838

Stony Brook Social Work Services

Stony Brook Hospital Outpatient Social workers coordinate the efforts of local service providers to meet the continuing needs of patients and families once they are discharged from the hospital and will also assist with patients requiring out of home post-hospital care.  Social workers are available by appointment in the outpatient areas. For additional information, please call: 631-444-2552

United Way 2-1-1 Long Island

2-1-1 is a free confidential service which connects you to local resources. You can call for help 24/7

DIAL 2-1-1 or 1-888-774-7633


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