COVID-19 Homeless and Service Provider Resources 

**This list is updated regularly 

HUD Guidance- COVID-19 Waiver and Emergency Funding (ESG/CDBG/HOPWA)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Steps to Prevent Illness

Sanitation & Hygiene Guide for Homeless Service Providers

Infectious Disease Toolkit for CoCs

Preventing and Managing the Spread of Infectious Disease within Encampments

Sanitation & Hygiene Assessment Tool for Homeless Shelters, Day Centers, Villages, and Encampments

Preventing and Managing the Spread of Infectious Disease for People Experiencing Homelessness

Preventing and Managing the Spread of Infectious Disease within Shelters

Interim guidance for homeless service providers to plan and respond to Coronavirus disease

Infectious Disease Preparedness for Homeless Assistance Providers and Their Partners

Specific Considerations for Public Health Authorities to Limit Infection Risk Among People Experiencing Homelessness

Questions to Assist CoCs and Public Health Authorities to Limit the Spread of Infectious Disease in Homeless Programs

Eligible ESG Program Costs for Infectious Disease Preparedness

CDC guidance regarding shelters, unsheltered persons and cleaning and disinfecting

Ending Homelessness and Housing Instability 

Other HUD Guidance

Coronavirus and Homelessness

Pandemic Planning and Services that Support People Who are Homeless

Guidance for providers of services for people experiencing  homelessness (in the context of COVID-19)

Protecting Health and Well-being of People in Encampments During an Infectious Disease Outbreak

Shelter Management During an Infectious Disease Outbreak 

COVID-19 Client Triage Tool: Atlanta, GA CoC Example

Addressing Needs of People Who Use Alcohol, Tobacco, or Other Drugs Requiring Isolation or Quarantine Related to COVID-19

COVID-19: Client Screening  and Workflow Examples

Non-Congregate Approaches to Sheltering for COVID-19 Homeless Response

COVID-19 Prevention and Response for Homeless Providers

COVID-19 HMIS Setup and Data Sharing Practices

HMIS Privacy and Security Standards and COVID-19 Response

Long Island Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster 

COVID-19 Resources - Built for Zero

Point Source Youth Presents: Self-Care in the Time of COVID-19

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Youth Homelessness Crisis: What Providers Need to Know

COVID-19 Recursos para Comunidades Indocumentadas

Suffolk County Community Resources for Social Workers

COVID-19 Online Screening Tool

Nassau County Coronavirus Hotline

FAQs on Telehealth and HIPAA During the COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency

Interim CDC Guidance on Handling Non COVID-19 Public Health Activities that Require Face-to-Face Interaction with Clients in the Clinic and Field in the Current COVID-19 Pandemic 

COVID-19 Resources for People Who Use Drugs and People Vulnerable to Structural Violence 

Rural Response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

COVID-19 Testing Available at Hempstead, Freeport, and Elmont

Supply Request for Nassau County 

Supply Request for Suffolk County

OTDA Guidance to Facilities Operating Housing for the Homeless or Supportive Housing

Resources to Support People Experiencing Homelessness

Food Pantries / Food Resources 

***This list is updated regularly

Long Island Cares

Hours:

 

Please visit https://www.facebook.com/pg/LICares/events/?ref=page_internal

Mobile Distributions:

1. The Aspara'Gus' Children's Food Truck

2. Support Our Seniors (S.O.S)

3. Mobile Outreach Resource Enterprise (M.O.R.E) 

 

If you are unable to get to any of these locations and are in need of immediate help or you know of someone, please call 631-582-3663 ext. 109 or email at emergencyresponse@licares.org 

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***PLEASE ALLOW 24-48 HOURS FOR A RESPONSE

Charlotte's Table at Clubhouse of Suffolk 

Hours:

Wednesday's 10AM-5PM 

 

Location:

939 Johnson Ave. Ronkonkoma, NY

Email:

rweinfurt@mhaw.org

Phone Number:

631-447-6460

Hours: TBA

Location:

56 Waverly Avenue

Patchogue, NY 11772

Phone Number:

631-447-6460

Federation of Organizations Power Program

(Drive Thru Pantry)

Genesis Church (Drive-Thru Pantry)  

Hours:

Thursday's 10AM-12PM

 

Location:

28 Industrial Blvd A, Medford, NY

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2-1-1 Long Island

Please Dial 2-1-1

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Park Avenue Grill

Hours: TBA

 

Phone Number: ​

(631) 598-4618

Contact:

Please call and ask for Erin 

***Amityville Families Only

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Nassau County VetMart

Hours: Monday-Friday from 9AM-12PM

 

Phone Number: ​

516-572-6526

Location:

2201 Hempstead Turnpike, Building Q East Meadow, NY

***Food Pantry for Veterans with a drive-up program. Deliveries are also available.

Nassau County Office for the Aging

Phone Number:

516-227-8900

***Meals on Wheels for Nassau County seniors over the age of 60 

Island Harvest

Phone Number:

516-294-8528 or 631-873-4775

Email:

Admin@IslandHarvest.org

Click to View Official Website 

***Food Pantries across Nassau County

Northport Food Pantry

Hours: 

Monday-Thursday 10AM-12PM

Phone Number:

631-261-4357

Location:

330 Main Street Northport, NY 11768 

St. Hugh of Lincoln Roman Catholic Church Outreach 

Phone Number:

631-385-1906

Location:

1450 New York Avenue Huntington Station, NY 11746

Town of Huntington Senior Division 

Hours:

Tuesday's 12:30PM-2PM

Phone Number:

631-351-3253

Location:

423 Park Avenue Huntington, NY

***The Senior Center is CLOSED until further notice. However, frozen meals (lunch) for the week (5 lunches) will be available with drive-by pick up in the Senior Center Parking Lot. 

***For registered Seniors ONLY

***Suggested, voluntary, anonymous contribution is $2.00 per lunch ($10.00 for 5 lunches for the week) per registered senior

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Helping Hand Rescue Mission

Food Pantry Hours:

Tuesday-Friday 10:30AM-3:30PM

To-Go Lunch Hours:

Tuesday-Friday 11AM-1PM

Phone Number:

631-351-6996

Location:

225 Broadway Huntington Station, NY 11746

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Manor Field Park 

Hours: 

Tuesdays and Thursdays 12 PM

Location:

90 East 5th Street Huntington Station, NY

LI Cares Emergency  Food Distribution

Hours: 

Every Saturday 10AM - 2PM

Phone Number:

516-599-2972

Email:

solagesm@nyassembly.gov

Location:

130 South Central Avenue Valley Stream, NY 11580 

***1 box per family

***No appointment necessary

***Nassau County residents only

***If you need transportation, LYFT will be providing FREE rides up to $30.00

Friends of HLSQ, HHRM, and Huntington Assembly

Hours: 

Wednesdays and Fridays 

Email:

laura@hlsq.org

***Contact Free

Pronto of LI Inc

Hours: 

Monday-Friday 9AM-2PM

Phone Number:

631-231-8290 or 631-388-8416

Location:

128 Pine Aire Drive Bay Shore, NY 11706 

St. John God R.C. Church

Hours: 

Monday-Friday 10AM-12PM

Phone Number:

631-234-1884 (Ana E. Sullivan Suffolk)

Location:

84 Carlton Avenue Central Islip, NY 11722

First Christian Church of Brentwood

Hours: 

Wednesdays 4PM-5PM

Phone Number:

631-273-7979 (Maria Estrada-Martinez)

Location:

1818 Fifth Avenue, Bay Shore, NY 11706

Bethany Hospitality (Soup Kitchen)

Hours: 

Monday-Wednesday 10AM-11AM

Phone Number:

631-521-6036 (Joe Ladolcett)

Location:

100 Lemon Street Central Islip, NY 11722

Yes Program

Hours: 

Tuesday-Friday 4PM-5PM

Phone Number:

516-205-4899 (Elwood Greir)

Location:

72 Leaf Avenue Central Islip, NY 1172

Adelante of Suffolk County Inc. 

Hours: 

Thursday 10AM-2PM

Phone Number:

631-243-1049 (Norma Alvarado) 

Location:

83 Carlton Avenue Central Islip, NY 11722

Family Service League - South Shore Family Center

Hours: 

Thursday 11AM-3PM

Phone Number:

631-647-3100​ (Cathrine Albanese)

Location:

1444 Fifth Avenue Bayshore, NY 11706

St. Anne's Parish Outreach

Hours: 

Monday-Thursday 9AM-11:30AM

Phone Number:

631-339-7470​ (Janet Lambert)

Location:

88 Second Avenue Brentwood, NY 11717

Central Islip Civic Council

Hours: 

Wednesday - Thursday 10AM-3:30PM

 

Phone Number:

631-339-7470​ (Janet Lambert)

Location:

88 Second Avenue Brentwood, NY 11717

Project HOPE

Hours: 

Mondays 4PM

Location:

Pulaski Rd & New York Avenue 

Huntington Station 

****Free Food to Go (While Supplies Last) 

Lighthouse Mission

Hours: 

N/A

Phone Number: 

631-758-7584

****Providing free food deliveries to homebound seniors in the Town of Brookhaven

****Please call to make arrangements

Town of Brookhaven Meals on Wheels Program

Hours: 

N/A

Phone Number:

631-451-6968 Councilman Loguercio's Office (To be directed to the Senior Citizen Division for more information)

Email:

mloguercio@brookhavenny.gov

****Meals are provided for seniors that are unable to leave their homes

South Country Central School District - Grab and Go Meal Initiative

Hours: 

10AM-1PM

Location:

Bellport High School, Frank P. Long Intermediate School, Verne W. Critz Elementary School 

****Families with school-age youth and are in need of food

****Those who are in self-quarantine or having difficulty with transportation may call 631-758-7584 to request a home delivery 

5 Towns Community Center

Hours: 

Mondays and Wednesdays 3PM-6PM

Saturdays 9AM-12PM

Location:

270 Lawrence Avenue Lawrence, NY 11559

Stonewall Methodist Church

Hours: 

Wednesdays and Saturdays 10AM-2PM

Location:

276 Louis Avenue South Floral Park, NY 11001

Doug Cross Community Center

Hours: 

Tuesdays 12PM-4PM Wednesdays 4PM-5PM

Location:

65 Dartmouth Street Hempstead, NY 11550 (Brierley Park)

LI Cares - Stony Brook Distribution Center

Hours: 

Saturdays from 10AM-2PM

 

Location:

380 Nicolls Road Setauket, NY 11733

Harry Chapin Food Bank and Humanitarian Center 

Hours: 

N/A

Phone Number: 

631-824-6384

 

Location:

220 Broadway Huntington Station, NY 11746

Nassau Center for Collaborative Assistance 

Hours: 

N/A

Phone Number: 

516-442-5221

 

Location:

21 East Sunrise Highway Freeport, NY 11520 

LIC Lindenhurst Annex South Shore 

Service Center Baxter's Pet Pantry

Hours: 

N/A

Phone Number: 

631-991-8106

 

Location:

161 - 163-1 North Wellwood Avenue Lindenhurst, NY 11757 

Hunger Assistance and Humanitarian Center 

of the Hamptons

Hours: 

N/A

Phone Number: 

631-613-3344

 

Location:

286 West Montauk Hwy Hampton Bays, NY 11946

Tri-CYA - Sponsored by the Town of Huntington 

Hours: 

Monday-Friday 10AM-12PM

Dates: 

June 29-August 14

 

Location:

809 New York Avenue Huntington, NY 11743

(Behind Famous Footwear in the Big H Parking Lot) 

***Meal Pick-up for kids age 4-18 years old

***If you cannot pick-up meals, please email narevalo@huntingtonny.gov or call 631-351-3095

HWCLI in Partnership with World Central Kitchen and Hispanic Federation

Hours: 

2PM Every Wednesday and Friday Starting July 15th 

 

Location:

Assembly of God Church 1700 New York Avenue Huntington Station, NY 11746

***Free Hot Meals

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The Long Island Continuum of Care is designated by the Department of Housing and Urban Development to oversee the regional strategy for ending homelessness. The Continuum of Care envisions a community in which all members have access to safe, decent, and appropriate housing options. 

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Updated 2020 CoC Schedule

Last Updated: 03/17/2020

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