PWPL Online
Open 24/7

Phone Assistance Available
10am to 2pm on Weekdays
(516) 883-4400

Search the Catalog


COVID-19 Resources

  /  COVID-19 Resources

Information about COVID-19

Nassau County Text Alerts

Medicaid Enrollment Information

IRS Tax Filing Deadline Extended to July 15

Tax Filing Assistance via AARP

Pro Bono Legal Assistance 

Wearing a mask is now required in public spaces where social distancing cannot be maintained. Here are some tutorials to make your own reusable cloth mask, with or without a sewing machine.

Eligibility for Testing (via New York State): Pre-register for testing using the online screening tool, call the hotline:  1-888-364-3065, or fill out the email form with specific questions.

Community Resources

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.

Local Election Information

Mental Health Resources


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