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Community Services: Emergency and Social Services

Use this guide to gain information regarding local, state and federal resources.

Getting Help

In case of an Emergency, call 9-1-1.

To report a fire, call 516-378-0400

Police Department - Non Emergency number: 516 - 377-2411

Fire Department - Non Emergency number: 516-377-2190

Emergency Management Office - 516-377-2188

Village of Freeport's Office of Emergency Management Website 


The Library has compiled information into several publications that are accessible from the website.  These publications are updated periodically.  They are the following:

Freeport Community Organizations Directory

Crisis Hotlines

Where to Find Help

Donde Encontrar Ayuda (Where to Find Help en español)


For information on where to obtain social services, including:

SNAP (Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program)

Soup Kitchens

Food Pantries

Adult Protective Services

Legal Services

Mental Health

check out this info guide.

From our catalog

Active Shooters

 Tips from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)  on how to survive an active shooter situation.

The Safe Center Long Island

The Safe Center LI, Inc. is a creation of two former non-profit agencies that separately served the victims of domestic abuse and child abuse.  The Safe Center’s services are available for all persons regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military status, marital status, disability, or age. We welcome everyone and work to overcome each victim’s unique barriers to safety.

Services can include:

  • Child Advocacy Center services
  • Crisis intervention
  •  Individual, family and emergency counseling
  • Legal Advocacy, consultations and representations
  • Safe Home for Abused Families
  • Transitional Housing Programs
  • Referrals to additional services
  • Community, professional and educational programs
  • Counselors available at select sites throughout Nassau County
  • Home for Multidisciplinary Teams of investigators from Nassau County (Police Detectives, Child Protective Services, District Attorney and Nassau University Medical Center) to enhance prosecutions of offenders


The Safe Center's Emergency 24 Hour Hotline is:


Emergency Preparedness

One can never be overly prepared!  Check out these links on emergency preparedness.

Support Groups

Freeport Memorial Library

144 West Merrick Road, Freeport, NY  11520 • 516-379-3274 •