COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT HIGHLIGHTS
Bi-weekly spotlights highlighting opportunities for community engagement throughout Suffolk County
WALK FOR YOUR HEART HEALTH
Lecture Series Presented by The Patchogue YMCA
December 21 and 28, 9 - 11 a.m. at the Patchogue YMCA
This event is open to all members of the community and is FREE of Charge.
Register by calling 631-654-7240 or email DKnapp-SanGiovanni@bmhmc.org.
MAKING HOME AFFORDABLE PROGRAMS
Help is available for those
behind on mortgage payments or worried about how to make the next one. Deadline is December 30, 2016, to apply for assistance
under many federal Making Home Affordable programs, which were created to help homeowners struggling with their mortgage payments.
For information and to apply, visit this
VETERANS FREE TAX PREPARATION DAY
Tax preparation will be provided by AARP-IRS Certified Volunteers
March 4, 2017, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
for details on what to bring and who is eligible to attend.
Appointment is required. To book appointment call: 631-687-4879.
FOOD DRIVE DISTRIBUTION
Cops Who Care 9th Annual Food Drive
A partnership between Suffolk County Police Department & NYS Police
December 22, 1 - 2 p.m. Bread of Life Fellowship Church, Wyandanch.
FREE turkeys & hams will be distributed to families in need.
BENEFITING MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION
Kids can write their letters to Santa and drop off at any of The Arbors Communities
For every "Dear Santa" letter Macy's donates $1 to Make-A-Wish (up to One Million Dollars)
All proceeds raised stays here on Long Island to grant wishes.
Details and drop off locations can be found
CAREER AND EDUCATION COUNSELING
South Country Library, Bellport
This new service provides one-on-one assistance with resume writing, job hunting, career decisions and college preparation with an education counselor. You must be a South Country library card holders.
December 19 and January 30, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Call to make an appointment 631-286-0818. Details
NUTRITION EVENTS FOR DECEMBER
Jason's ShopRite of Patchogue is offering FREE nutrition events. Screenings and cooking classes are offered all month.