Warming Centers Open

With the coldest temperatures and lowest wind chills of the winter season thus far, Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano—in partnership with the Town of Oyster Bay, Village of Rockville Centre and Salvation Army—today announced that the following warming center locations are open to residents this week:

  • Cantiague Park Ice Rink – 480 W. John St., Hicksville
    • Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. – 11 p.m
  • Grant Park – Broadway & Sheridan Ave., Hewlett
    • Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. – 11 p.m
  • Mitchel Field Administration Center – 1 Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Uniondale
    • Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m
  • TOB Ice Skating Center at Bethpage – 1001 Stewart Ave., Bethpage.
    • Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Syosset-Woodbury Community Park Ice Rink – 7800 Jericho Turnpike, Syosset
    • Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Marjorie Post Community Park – Unqua Rd. & Merrick Rd., Massapequa
    • Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
  • Salvation Army – 65 Atlantic Ave., Hempstead
    • Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Sandel Senior Center – 51 South Park Ave., Rockville Center
    • Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Nassau County Winter Homeless Hotline 866-WARMBED is open and runs seven days a week through March 31. Between the hours of 6 p.m. and 8 a.m. Monday thru Thursday, and Friday from 6 p.m. thru Monday at 8 a.m., employees from the Department of Social Services (DSS) will make appropriate referrals and provide shelter placement.

Between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday thru Friday, call the Department of Social Services at 516-227-8519.

Anton Media Staff
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