Other Services

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

HEAP is a federally funded program that issues heating benefits to supplement a household’s annual energy cost.  Suffolk County Office for the Aging processes applications for individuals over the age of 60 who are not currently receiving SNAP (formally known as Food Stamps) or Temporary Assistance.  For more information, current income guidelines, and benefit amounts contact the Office for the Aging HEAP Hotline at 853-8326 or click on the link below to be taken to the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance website.   

HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HEAP)

Legal Assistance

The Senior Citizens' Law Program at Touro Law Center provides free legal advice to Seniors and their families.  Please call 761-7470 for more information.

Chronic Disease Self Management "Living Healthy With Better Choices"

A 6 week workshop series taught by certified master Trainers is designed to enable participants to control their chronic conditions by nutrition, self-awareness, exercise, relaxation techniques and peer support.  For information on this program please call RSVP at 979-9490 ext. 11. 

Educational Opportunities:

http://www.stonybrook.edu/spd/lifelong/index.html

https://www.farmingdale.edu/administration/development-corp-relations/business-outreach/senior-auditing.shtml

http://university-college.adelphi.edu/academics/guest-scholars/

http://bulletin.hofstra.edu/content.php?catoid=54&navoid=3064

http://www.nyit.edu/ask/Admissions/do_you_have_a_tuition_discount_for_senior_citizens

http://www.liu.edu/CWPost/Admissions/NTSP/Senior-Citizens