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. 

If you have any questions, concerns, requests or suggestions related to CoC Services click here.  Your inquiry will be forwarded to the appropriate person who will contact you as soon as possible.

If you are a non-profit which serves the homeless on Long Island and are interested in becoming a CoC member and beginning the process of applying for funding contact Mike Giuffrida at mgiuffrida@addressthehomeless.org


T: 631-464-4314

F: 631-464-4319

Upcoming Trainings

October 31st 9:00am-12:00pm

SOAR Implementation Meeting

An opportunity for CoC stakeholders to meet face to face with SOAR TA representatives to discuss the implementation of SOAR in the Long Island region. Discussions will center around issues and concerns unique to the Long Island Region and strategies needed to over come those issues and concerns.

October 31st 1:00pm-4:00pm

SOAR Course Review Session

An opportunity for SOAR certified staff to meet face to face with SOAR TA representatives to review the SOAR method and address and issues or concerns that staff have been experiencing while completing and submitting a SOAR application.

Click the button below to contact the CoC Training Manager via email to register for either of the above training's.

Training Available Upon Request

CoC Shelter Training (approx. 1hr)

  • HUD History/Policy

  • CoC Policy/Strategy

  • Ending Homelessness on Long Island

Reach out to the CoC Training Manager to schedule a training.

Nov. Community Response Meeting

November 15, 2019

11:45am LICH Office

Domestic Violence Resources

  • We are interested in hearing from additional speakers and experts to help steer this discussion​.

  • Use the link below to email the CoC training manager if you are interested in attending.

  • Please come prepared to actively participate in this discussion and follow up where appropriate.

  • Additional information related to this discussion will be provided when available.

Other Resources:

For more information please contact Justin McDannell, CoC Training Manager, at 631-464-4314 x119 or jmcdannell@addressthehomeless.org