On April 20, 2007 the Suffolk County Veterans Service Agency will be hosting a county wide Homeless Veterans Stand Down at 9:00 AM located at the Health, Sports, and Education Center on the Brentwood Campus of Suffolk County Community College.
(Directions: From the east or west take the Long Island Expressway to Exit 53. Follow the signs to Wicks Road, go south approx. 1/2 mile on Wicks Road to campus entrance on right hand side).
They are in need of assistance and if you are interested in providing clothing, shoes, eye glasses, toiletries, personal items, adult size back-packs or volunteering, please call the Suffolk County Veterans Service Agency @ 631-853-8387 or 631-853-8345. For those who would like to contribute, but are unable to on April 20th– the VFW posts of Suffolk County will receive the donations for the Stand Down.
William F. Taylor VFW Post 9486
55 Lakeshore Road Lake Ronkonkoma, New York 631.467.6686
VFW Post 4927 Tordik-Diedrich-Duffield
31 Horseblock Road
Centereach, NY 11720
Farmingville Memorial Post 631-696-5494
Montauk Hwy. Quogue
32 Edwards St.
South Bay Post
330 Dunton Ave.
East Patchogue, NY
Henry James Jones Post
Center Moriches Victory Post
437 Main St.
Center Moriches, NY
Mastic/Shirley Post (631) 395-1981
Mattituck Memorial Post
620 Parkway St.
Operation Love Our Troops
Yours in Comradeship
Sr. Vice Commander
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Suffolk County Council
On March 14, 2007 “Services to Prevent Veterans Homelessness Act of 2007” (Introduced in Senate) S 874 IS