County Warming Centers Open


With the coldest temperatures and lowest wind chills of the winter season thus far, Nassau County, in partnership with the Town of Oyster Bay and City of Glen Cove, announced that the following warming center locations are open to residents this week:

Cantiague Park Ice Rink

480 W. John St., Hicksville
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Mitchel Field Administration Center

1 Charles Lindbergh Blvd., Uniondale
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center

1001 Stewart Ave., Bethpage
9 a.m. to 11 p.m.

Glen Cove Senior Center

130 Glen St., Glen Cove
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., weekdays

The Nassau County Winter Homeless Hotline—1-866-927-6233 (866-WARMBED)—is open and runs seven days a week through March 31. Nightly from 6 p.m. to 8 a.m. Monday through Thursday, and Friday from 6 p.m. through Monday at 8 a.m., employees from the Department of Social Services (DSS) will make appropriate referrals and provide shelter placement. Between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., on weekdays, call the Department of Social Services at 516-227-8519.

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