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Services for Immigrant Communities

These organizations provide services for the immigrant and Hispanic communities, including advocacy, legal services, counseling and more. Explore resources below. 

Office of new Americans (ONA)

ONA provides information on immigration resources and access to legal services. The local offices for ONA are CARECEN in Nassau and Make the Road in Suffolk. 

ONA Immigration Help Flyers

Know Your Rights with ICE Flyers

Feeding Long Island is a Facebook group that helps provide food specializes in coordinating extra care for the Undocumented who are Unhoused.

This spreadsheet has a list of support groups for immigrants.

This office provides bilingual services, acting as a community resource and referrals, integration and citizenship services, and advocates for the Hispanic community.


CLA provides low cost legal services to low income Long Island residents in the areas of immigration, public benefits denials, and more. Their website also provides self-help resources about immigration rights and laws.



The Hispanic Counseling Services provides mental health support programs including chemical dependency outpatient treatment, children & family support services, youth programs, and more.

(516) 538–2613

This organization provides programming for the Latino community including youth job training, immigration protection forums, and delivery of essential items.


The Empire Justice Center provides remote services for low income families. They can provide full representation, brief advice, and self-help materials for housing, social security benefits, domestic violence, immigration, and other issues. 


Centro Salvadoreño

Provides information, education, and assistance to the Hispanic immigrant community in Hempstead. Includes English and Spanish classes, information on labor, tenants, and civil rights, assistance with immigration and naturalization, translations, social service filing applications, and produces informational publications.

(516) 565-1550

Serves as a direct service provider and advocate for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) young people through age 30 in Long Island, with counseling, education, and other supportive services.

24/7 Crisis Hotline: (516) 679-1111

(516) 826-0244

Provides legal assistance and services to students and their families in education related cases in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Nassau: (516) 248-2222

Suffolk: (631) 234-0467

The primary nonprofit umbrella organization for health and human services providers in Long Island through advocacy, support, and communication. Assists with public assistance and health care access in partnership with other community-based organizations. Community Response Collaborative was created to help our clients access the resources and services they need.


Offers programs in housing and case management, mental hygiene, family and youth services, housing & tenant counseling services, job development, English classes, youth leadership and an afterschool program, and assistance with nutrition and Medicaid.


Offers child care programs for all ages, clinical and counseling services, a student volunteer group, and family assistance services.

(631) 281-4461

Offers services to Suffolk County Youth, under the age of 21 by ensuring their physical, social and educational well-being. The agencies contracted by this organization offer the following services: Crisis Intervention, Informal and Formal Counseling, Temporary Shelter, Recreational/Cultural Programs, Employment Programs, Information and Referral, Advocacy, Educational Programs, Youth Hotlines, and Runaway and Homeless Youth Services. 


La Solidarite Haitiano-Americaine de Long Island, Inc. is non-profit organization based in Uniondale that serves the bilingual, social, cultural and emotional needs of the Haitian-American community of Long Island.

516 325-5052

This organization provides legal services for immigration issues including application for citizenship or refugee status, work authorization, and green cards, and engage in advocacy for the Central American community. 

Hempstead: 516-489-8330

Brentwood: 631-273-8721

This center helps immigrant workers through leadership development, community organizing and education to promote economic justice.

516 385 3545


This organization provides civic education and networking opportunities, workforce development and economic development for minority communities.

(631) 246-3026

This organization provides adult education, youth services, employment services including a job bank, and housing counseling to low to moderate income Latino residents in the Glen Cove area.


Runs soup kitchens in Hempstead, Long Beach, Freeport, and Central Islip, in addition to emergency shelters and a long-term housing program.

(516) 486-8506

Offers personalized treatment and services to children from birth to age 24 and their families in substance abuse, mental health, and developmental delays. Has three locations in Long Island in Roslyn Heights, Manhasset and Westbury.


Operates a food bank with several Long Island locations. Also has programs such as job training, children’s nutrition, pet pantry, and mobile vans with information, referrals and emergency food.


This organization serves the Latino community in Hampton Bays through education, social services, emergency assistance, support and advocacy. 

Regional office: (914) 631-8872

Has access to interpretation services for multiple languages. Works in providing education, advocacy and early intervention services.


Public Health Hotline:


This organization provides a range of services including employment services, crisis intervention, cultural programming, domestic violence resources, education and literacy resources, health, immigration and youth services.

Long Beach: (516) 431-1135

Hempstead: (516) 282-0145

North Franklin, Hempstead:

 (516) 292-2433

This organization provides English and citizen classes, as well as classes to children with learning disabilities.


Make the Road is an advocacy organization that uses community organizing to advance immigrant rights. They also provide education programs, health services, and legal services.

Brentwood: (631) 231-2220

Offers comprehensive and reliable legal consultation, application completion, and representation in court for immigrant groups and resettlement services for refugees. Also provides general services in nutrition, health, housing, and public assistance.

(516) 733-7000

Has access to interpretation services for multiple languages. Provides family education & support/Children’s mental health, senior & adult services; residential care, addiction prevention, treatment & recovery.

(516) 746-0350

Roosevelt Prevention Coalition (substance abuse treatment): 516-509-3366

Hempstead Prevention Coalition (substance abuse treatment:

 (516) 486-7200 ext. 4318

SEPA Mujer provides advocacy and support for immigrant women on Long Island. Services include cash assistance, leadership development, legal assistance, victim assistance, and youth programming. 

110 N. Ocean Ave, Patchogue

(631) 980-2555

Ayuda Latina Hotline: 833-762-9832

The mission of 2-1-1 Long Island is to provide all Long Islanders a comprehensive internet connection to human services on a day-to-day basis and in time of disaster. Services include housing & utilities, crisis & emergency, disaster assistance, food, health, jobs & support. Languages: Can communicate with callers in 200 languages.



An organization that seeks to improve access to programs by persons with limited English proficiency through advocacy and education. Provides information and resources for those with limited English proficiency and meets once a month alternating between Nassau and Suffolk counties. 

Runs multiple locations in Long Island that offer addiction services, children and youth programs, family mental health and support services, housing and homeless services, integrated health care, technology and job development, and seniors and veterans assistance.


OLA provides ESL and computer classes, leadership seminars and workshops, other educational workshops, and arts programs. Currently they have an active Project Hope Program which provides crisis counseling.

Project Help helpline:



Provides education, emergency services (food, shelter). Creates opportunities by focusing on education, financial stability and health.


Make the Road
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