Nassau, Suffolk open warming centers

The bitter cold can be dangerous for those without heat. Officials say if you are seeking emergency shelter from the cold, Nassau County has activated

Nassau and Suffolk counties have offered the warming centers due to the excessive cold.

Nassau and Suffolk counties have offered the warming centers due to the excessive cold. (1/24/13)

WOODBURY - Officials have activated warming centers in both Nassau and Suffolk counties for those who are in the dangerous cold without heat.

If you are seeking emergency shelter from the cold, Nassau County has activated its Warm Bed hotline. The hotline is open seven days a week and can be reached at 1-866-WARM-BED.

Southampton Town has opened several warming centers. There are locations open in Flanders, Hampton Bays and Bridgehampton between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. 

The following locations will be open as warming centers from 9:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the Town of Hempstead today:

Baldwin Senior Center, 1810 North Grand Avenue, Baldwin
Bellmore Senior Center, 2000 Bellmore Avenue, Bellmore
Cedarhurst Seniors in the Park, Village Hall, 200 Cedarhurst Avenue, Cedarhurst
East Meadow Senior Center, 1485 Front Street,
Elmont Senior Center, 138 Elmont Road, Elmont
Franklin Square Senior Center, 1182 Martha Place
Green Acres Senior Center, 400 Flower Road, Valley Stream
Hempstead Senior Center, 260 Clinton Street, Hempstead (open on Wednesday only)
Levittown Senior Center, 555 Newbridge Road, Levittown
Merrick Golf Course Clubhouse, 2550 Clubhouse Road, Merrick
Rosa Parks Senior Center, 2 Babylon Turnpike, Roosevelt
Salisbury Senior Center, 460 Salisbury Park Drive, Westbury
Uniondale/Hempstead Senior Center, 840 Uniondale Avenue
Uniondale/Merrick Senior Center, 750 Jerusalem Avenue
Wantagh Senior Center, 1150 Seamans Neck Road 

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Town of Brookhaven Warming Centers

The following locations will be open from Thursday, Jan. 24 through Sunday, Jan. 27. The hours of operation are 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Henrietta Acampora Recreation Center, 39 Montauk Highway, Blue Point
St. Michaels Recreation Center, 100 Wilson Avenue, Gordon Heights
New Village Recreation Center, 20 Wireless Road, Centereach

For more information, call 451-TOWN (8696) Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
 

Town of Southampton Warming Centers

List of Southampton Warming Centers

Town of Riverhead Warming Center

Warming Center Information

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