Volunteer & Employment

Long Island Volunteer Center

The Long Island Volunteer Center (LIVC) is the driving force for community service in Nassau and Suffolk Counties.  It serves as a hub for a collaboration of volunteer agencies that help people make a difference in their communities.  We promote community service, provide training and keep track of what the good people of Long Island do – every day – to make their neighborhoods better.  For information, contact:

Long Island Volunteer Center
58 Hilton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550-2122
516-564-5482
www.longislandvolunteercenter.org


SCORE – SERVICE CORPS OF RETIRED EXECUTIVES

Retired business executives provide free consultation on financial, marketing and managerial problems for new or existing businesses. Days/Hours: Mondays through Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

SCORE Locations

www.scorelongisland.org
Nassau County Office of Economic Development
40 Main Street
Hempstead, NY  11550 (516) 572-1989
Monday to Thursday: 10 am – 2 pm  
   
Long Island Development Corporation  
45 Seaman Avenue  
Bethpage, NY 11714 1-888-433-3632
Weekdays: 10 am – 2 pm  

EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM

The Urban League of Westchester operates an employment program which enables a limited number of economically disadvantaged persons, age 55 or older, to work 20 hours per week in public or private non-profit agencies. These programs provide on-the-job training and work experience. For further information:

Urban League of Westchester - Long Island Office

50 Clinton Street
Hempstead, NY  11550
(516) 485-5000 ext.1139

WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT

Federally sponsored programs provide a wide range of free services including vocational assessment and counseling, job placement assistance, workshops, vocational skills training and availability of resource facilities. For qualifications and further information:

Residents of the Town of Oyster Bay, Town of North Hempstead and the City of Glen Cove, contact:

Town of Oyster Bay – Workforce Partnership

www.oysterbaytown.com

Two convenient locations:

Hicksville Career Center
301 W. Old Country Road
Hicksville, NY 11801
(516) 934-8532
Massapequa Career Center
977 Hicksville Road
Massapequa, NY 11758
(516) 797-4560

Residents of the Town of Hempstead and the City of Long Beach contact:

Town of Hempstead Department of Occupational Resources (DOOR)

Hempstead Works Career Center
50 Clinton Street, Suite 400
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 485-5000

www.hempsteadworks.com

NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Division of Employment Services

Local offices offer employment opportunities and counseling to older persons. For information:

303 West Old Country Road
Hicksville, NY 11801

(516) 938-9840