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COVID-19 VACCINE Information

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New York State Covid-19 Vaccine Hotline: 1-833-NYS-4-VAX (1-833-697-4829)** 

Nassau County Covid-19 Vaccine Hotline: 516-227-9590  

**All New Yorkers ages 12+ may make a free vaccine appointment. Call 1-833-NYS-4-VAX or visit https://on.ny.gov/3qSEkGG

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NATIONWIDE: Information about the COVID-19 Vaccine from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

Watch Newsday Webinar: Health & COVID-19: I’m Vaccinated, Now What?

Webinar: Understanding the COVID-19 Vaccine: Myths, Facts and New York’s Distribution Plans via Adelphi University

CDC: Approved safe activities for the fully vaccinated

CRISIS COUNSELING

Frail Elderly: A Public Service Announcement: Chinese | Spanish | Korean

Crisis Counseling Program (CCP) for all individuals in NY State directly impacted by COVID-19- Call (516)538-2613 x205

Programa de Consejería en Crisis (CCP) todos los individuos en el estado de NY directamente afectados por COVID-19 – Llamenos al (516)538-2613 x205

NYU Langone 2021 Virtual Bereavement Support Groups

Information about COVID-19

Nassau County Text Alerts

Information on Contact Tracing English | Spanish

Here are some tutorials by library staff to make your own reusable cloth mask, with or without a sewing machine.

Community Resources

This Community Bulletin Board is to share information from local government, announce non-profit events (that are free to the public) and post civic-related news. If you would like to submit your own community-related news or information, email Library@PWPL.org

Disclaimer: The Port Washington Public Library is providing this valuable information as a listing of local COVID-19 Relief Efforts. PWPL does not actively solicit donations on behalf of or endorse non-profit organizations.

Community Events

Other Resources

NY Forward Loan Fund

Tax Filing Assistance via AARP

Free Virtual Remote Tax Filing Assistance via HWCLI (The Health and Welfare Council of Long Island) – For more information on our program, please call 516-738-0447 or email taxhelp@hwcli.com

Pro Bono Legal Assistance 

Seeking Donations/Volunteers

Community Computer Connections Program
Hero Hunger Help Project: Donate gift cards from grocery stores to help veterans combat food insecurity

Unemployment Resources

For more information or assistance, please email reference@pwpl.org.

Mental Health Resources

Online Wellness Groups
Drop in one day or come as many days as you like…
Confidential | Anonymous | Free

NY Project Hope Online Wellness Groups are support groups that give us a time and place to talk about the emotional challenges and the stress of COVID. Whether you’re feeling anxious or you’re struggling with a relationship, we have a support group that can help you cope. Online Wellness Groups are open to everyone. Drop-in one day or come as many days as you like. The groups are free, confidential and anonymous. The following topics are covered: Mental Wellness Monday, COVID Longhauler, Wellness Wednesday, Teen2Teen, COVID and Relationships, Moving Forward Friday

Online Wellness Groups

Hotlines

Name Number Hours
New York State Office of Mental Health Emotional Support Line 1-844-863-9314 8AM – 10PM Everyday
Nassau County Helpline 516-227-8255 10AM – 11PM Everyday
Project Independence for people over 60 516-869-6311 9AM – 7PM Everyday
Long Island Crisis Center 516-679-1111 24/7