How You Can Help

HOW YOU CAN HELP

  • Nassau County Medical Supply Drive - Nassau County is accepting donations of medical supplies for local first responders and healthcare workers that are facing shortages.
  • Requested supplies are listed in the link above.
  • Dropoff location: Nassau County Police Department HQ, 1490 Franklin Ave., Mineola (rear entrance on 14th Street, Mineola)
  • CDC Certified Equipment List - Check to Make Sure Your Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is CDC Certified.


NY STATE MANDATES

  1. New York State on PAUSE:


    100% of the workforce must stay home, excluding essential services.

    All non essential gatherings of individuals of any size for anyreason are temporarily banned.

    All non essential businesses statewide must close in office personnel functions until further notice as part of New York State on PAUSE.

    Bars and restaurants are closed, but takeout can be ordered during the period of closure.

    UPDATE:


    Governor Cuomo announced all NYS on PAUSE functions will be extended.

    The state nonessential workforce will continue to work from home through April 29th.

    Guidance for Essential Businesses

    SCHOOL CLOSURES UPDATE:


    Governor Cuomo has directed all schools throughout New York State to remain closed for an additional two weeks ending on April 29, 2020 to reduce the spread of COVID 19.

    Administrators and teachers continue to have access to school buildings for distance based learning, as well as for distribution of grab and go lunches.

    Nassau County continues close communication with state officials and will continue to follow the state’s guidance on all issues surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak.