HHB provides emergency housing for homeless families in Suffolk County through a contract with the Suffolk County Department of Social Services (SCDSS).
To be eligible for services a family must be
- Eligible for public assistance
- Referred by SCDSS
HHB operates congregate emergency housing. Staff are available 24 hours per day. The primary objective is to assist homeless families to find and maintain permanent housing.
In addition, HHB assists families to establish a community network through referrals to
- Health services
- Mental health and substance abuse treatment
- Educational resources
- Vocational/employment resources
- Children’s services
HHB also offers families a variety of support services to assist them towards self-sufficiency:
- Obtain food and clothing
- Life skills development
- Parenting skills training
- GED home study
- Recreation and socialization
- Benefits advocacy
- Resume writing and job search
For more information please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 631.231.3619.