NYS Coronavirus Hotline
The New York State Department of Health is allowing people to make appointments at their Suffolk County mobile testing site now. Suffolk County residents who want to make an appointment for the test can call the NYS Coronavirus Hotline 1-888-364-3065 and they will be triaged by a nurse or a healthcare professional.
For up-to-date information the Coronavirus, please visit the following sites:
Please check this page for important information about the Lindenhurst School District.
Telephone Reassurance Program
An initiative launched by Department for the Aging, is a service that provides older adults who live alone, or are temporarily alone and have limited ability to leave their homes with regularly scheduled telephone calls, usually Monday through Fridays mornings, and set up days and times to check on them.
If you are interested please contact: RSVP Suffolk: 631-979-9490 extension 21, Maggie D’Amico.
Island Harvest provides free referrals and free assistance for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) over the phone, and you do not have to go to the Department of Social Services. Island Harvest can walk you through the online application by telephone or complete a short intake and submit the online application for you. Give them a call today! 631-873-4775
Sign up for SMART911, which allows individuals and families to provide critical medical information to 9-1-1 and first responders. The information provided in a Smart911 Safety Profile enables responders to know who is at the greatest risk in our community. They can provide individuals with critical updates based on their location and health history.
As part of this effort, residents can now sign up for SMS text message updates on their mobile devices to receive updates on the latest information, health guidance and other developments relating to the coronavirus. Residents should text COVIDSUFFOLK to 67283 to enroll.
Long Island Cares
LIC operates satellite locations including its own emergency food pantries at several community locations. People in need are encouraged to call the LIC location closest to them to make an appointment to alleviate time constraints. Food boxes will be delivered to vehicles. Hours and locations are as follows:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM; Tuesday-Thursday from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Staff will also be available to assist people at other times including, weekends by appointment only by calling (631) 582-3663 Ext 109.
163-1 North Wellwood Avenue, Lindenhurst
(631) 991-8106 for appointment
161 North Wellwood Avenue, Lindenhurst
(631) 991-8106 for appointment
5 Action Steps for helping someone in emotional pain:
An interim volunteer call-based companion coordination that connects social work students with those in need of social interaction to combat cabin fever and the negative effects loneliness can have on long term health.
GIVE THEM A CALL TODAY: (631) 346-6052
FREE Counseling & Support for all workers affected by Covid-19 24-hours, 7 days a week for Front-Line Healthcare Professionals & Staff, First Responders, and all Essential Workers.
If you are struggling with your daily routine, you find that your peer and family relationships are suffering, or the effects of stress are overwhelming –
FSL is here for you. Call 631-952-3333 anytime!