SUFFOLK COUNTY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

PUBLIC INFORMATION FOR EMERGENCY EVENTS

Safety Tips for Winter Storms and Extreme Cold

Telephone Numbers that can be useful in an Emergency

For Shelter Emergencies:

If you are homeless and in need of shelter - Please call the Suffolk County Department of Social Services 8am-4pm  - Monday to Friday – Please call the SC DSS Temporary Housing Assistance Unit at, (631) 854 9517.
After  4:30pm, Weekends & Holidays - Please call the SC DSS Emergency Services Unit at, (631)854-9100.

In person Shelter Assistance is available at following Service Centers from 8am till 3pm:

2 South 2nd Street
Deer Park

80 Middle Country Road
Coram

200 Wireless Blvd
Hauppauge

893 East Main Street
Riverhead

For Home Heating Emergencies (Fuel & Repair):

If you are out of home heating fuel or in need of an emergency burner repair Please call the Suffolk County Department of Social Services.

8am-4pm  - Monday to Friday – Please call the SC DSS Home Energy Assistance Program at, (631) 853-8820. 
After  4:30pm, Weekends & Holidays Please call the SC DSS Emergency Services Unit, at (631)854-9100.

In Person Home Energy/Fuel assistance is also available at following Service Centers from 8am till 3pm:

2 South 2nd Street
Deer Park

200 Wireless Blvd

893 East Main Street
Riverhead

Extreme Cold Safety Info:

With a polar vortex in effect, please heed to the CDC’s tips for recognizing hypothermia, http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/winter/staysafe/hypothermia.asp

Click here to visit the Suffolk County Office of Emergency Management web page.

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CONTACT US

Joseph F. Williams
COMMISSIONER

John G. Jordan Sr.
DEPUTY COMMISSIONER

Ed Schneyer
Director of the Office of Emergency Management

PO BOX 127
YAPHANK, NY
11980-0127
MAIN 631-852-4900
FAX 631-852-4922
SCDFRES@SuffolkCountyny.gov

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