The Freeport Housing Authority is currently located at 240 South Main Street, Freeport, NY 11520. Residents looking for housing can visit this office. There are three public housing complexes under their jurisdiction. The following two complexes have been earmarked for seniors:
Mitchell Mallette Senior Housing
100 North Main Street
–Consists of 100 units for senior citizens and persons with disabilities
Reverend John J. Madden Senior Citizens Apartments
240, 250, and 260 South Main Street
-Consists of 150 units for senior citizens and persons with disabilities
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has information regarding fair housing practices, state housing resources, public housing voucher, rental assistance, mortgage assistance, and much more.
There are a limited number of other housing developments ranging from the low to middle-income levels that are not under the auspices of the public housing authorities. Preference is usually given to local community residents. For further information, visit the Nassau County Department of Human Services Office for the Aging.
There are 2 nursing homes located in the village of Freeport:
Meadowbrook Care Center
320 West Merrick Road
Freeport, New York 11520
Telephone: (516) 377-8200
Fax: (516) 377-8233
275 West Merrick Road, Freeport, NY 11520-3397
Sub-Acute Admissions: 516-868-6097 • PRI Fax: 516-868-7251
According to Caring.com, the average monthly cost of an assisted living facility in Nassau county is a little over $5300. For a list of these facilities, click here.
New York state's department of health website has a consumer guide on assisted living facilities and a document on residents' rights. Click here for an interactive map of care facilities in New York State.
144 West Merrick Road, Freeport, NY 11520 • 516-379-3274 • www.freeportlibrary.info