Family & Community Resources
We are so grateful for our sponsors of SILO’s 2022 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) celebration!
The event was a great success thanks to all of their contributions.
We would especially like to acknowledge our Silver Sponsor:
Suffolk Transportation Service, Inc.
and our Bronze Sponsors:
& Halo Network Inc.
The One Stop Employment Center (DOL) in Hauppauge is offering free Microsoft Office Training through Custom Guide.
If you are interested please register with the center by calling 631-853-6600 and making an appointment to go fill out an application. Staff there can approve people to take these courses virtually. It is limited to 30 days but staff there can renew for another 30 days. Additionally, participants can take up to 2 tutorials through Wilson Tech through sponsored by the Department of Labor. Staff at the workforce center can authorize one course at a time to help people upskill in a variety of areas, mostly computer related. Please use this link: https://register.wilsontech.org/ShowSchedule.awp?&Mode=GROUP&Group=ONL&Title=Online+Tutorial&&Mode=GROUP&Group=ONL&Title=Online+Tutorial Here is the link for Custom Guide https://www.customguide.com/Microsoft Office Training - Excel Courses | CustomGuideLearn by doing with interactive training for Windows 10, Office 365, Microsoft Excel, Word, Access, Outlook, PowerPoint, and more. Try it for free!www.customguide.com
24 HR AA Hotline
For anyone who has a desire to stop drinking.Contact: 631-669-1124
The New York State Homeowner Assistance Fund
is a federally funded program dedicated to assisting homeowners who are at risk of default, foreclosure, or displacement as a result of a financial hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.Eligible homeowners may apply directly on the program website New York State Homeowner Assistance Fund (https://www.nyhomeownerfund.org/), with a live representative by calling 1-844-77-NYHAF or with the assistance of a housing counseling agency.
ACCESSING, UNDERSTANDING AND PROTECTING YOUR CHILD’S BENEFITS LEGALLY AND FINANCIALLY WITH ESTATE PLANNING
PRESENTED BY:REGINA BRANDOW, ESQ. - SPECIAL NEEDS ATTORNEY, BRANDOW LAW
BRIAN MCILVAIN - DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS & SERVICES, SILO
THIS TRANSITION PLANNING WORKSHOP COVERS TOPICS RELATED TO THE APPLICATION AND ELIGIBILITY PROCESS FOR OPWDD, GOVERNMENT BENEFITS, GUARDIANSHIP, SPECIAL NEEDS TRUST, ESTATE PLANNING, ETC.