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Care Coordinators Wear Many Hats

Care Coordinators Wear Many Hats

Project Safety Net keeps spirits high during the pandemic because we know our clients need us more than ever to sustain health regimens and maintain recovery. Our Health Home team hosts a virtual round-up on Friday afternoons to gather the troops, share the week’s...

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Albany Advocacy Day March 1-2

Albany Advocacy Day March 1-2

Project Safety Net NY's Health homes department went to the state capitol in Albany on March 1st and 2nd to lobby for the health home coordination program. This particular program has faced significant budget cuts in the past but now they are attempting to impose more...

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AIDS Walk New York, May 17

AIDS Walk New York, May 17

Support us at AIDS Walk New York Time: 7:45 am - 12:00 pm Location: Central Park Ways to donate: Through the Project Safety Net New York team page https://ny.aidswalk.net/projectsafetynetny or A check written out to AIDS WALK NY with Project Safety Net NY name on memo...

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Free CASAC Workshop: What We’re Missing

Free CASAC Workshop: What We’re Missing

What We're Missing: Trauma-informed approaches to risk-taking and challenging behaviors. This presentation explores how Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are linked to risk-taking, violence, anxiety, depression, addiction, and how these things can affect health...

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Transgender Health: What do you know?

Transgender Health: What do you know?

Come learn all about gender affirmation surgeries and how to be a transgender advocate.   Speaker Shannon Whittington | RN, MSN, PCC, LGBT Health Certified VNSNY Gender Affirmation Program Director When: March 3, 2020 Time: 10 AM - 1 PM Where: 60 Adams Avenue,...

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Point in Time Count

Point in Time Count

On January 22nd, Our Health Homes Staff participated in the Point in Time Count in collaboration with the Long Island Coalition for the Homeless. The purpose of this event is to estimate the number of Long Island’s sheltered and unsheltered homeless populations in...

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Celebrating Us for the Holidays

Celebrating Us for the Holidays

Project Safety Net NY celebrated the holidays with a staff gift exchange and a festive lunch at Butterfields in Hauppauge. We enjoyed a delicious buffet and mystery gifts were raffled off. Time to get ready for a new year!

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2019 World AIDS Day

2019 World AIDS Day

December 6th, Project Safety Net NY sponsored a table at the 2019 World AIDS Day dinner, hosted by United Way. Teresa Maestre was named this year’s Distinguished Provider, In her acceptance speech, Teresa honored her mentors, specifically mentioning our very own Loida...

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Thanksgiving Soup Kitchen Event

Thanksgiving Soup Kitchen Event

We will be participating in Senator Monica R. Martinez annual Thanksgiving Soup Kitchen Event on Thanksgiving morning. Our office is looking for warm meals to be donated on the day as well as coats and canned goods. If you are interested in participating, contact us!...

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Upcoming Events, November 2019

Upcoming Events, November 2019

October Thursday 31st 4:00 – 8:00pm Brentwood Trunk-or- Treat East Brentwood Fire Department November Thursday 7th 4:00 – 5:00pm PrEP Workshop Safe Space Thursday 7th 5:00 – 8:00pm AWARE for All Hofstra University’s Student Center East Circle, Hempstead, NY 11550...

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2018 World AIDS Day Events

2018 World AIDS Day Events

Hempstead Community Celebration On World AIDS Day, Youth Advisory Board members of Project Connect participated in a community event hosted by Five Towns Community Center. The event was held at the African American Museum in Hempstead, the community enjoyed...

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2018 Fall Events in the community

2018 Fall Events in the community

Trunk or Treat: Brentwood Community Halloween Celebration On Halloween Night, County Legislator, Monica Martinez, in collaboration with Suffolk County Police Athletic League and Girl Scout Troop 909, hosted a spooky evening of costumes and candy. Community members...

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