West Hempstead Public Library
Community Directory
2018

Child Care Council of Nassau, Inc.
99 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd. Ste. 201
Garden City, NY  11530
1-800-233-3020
www.childcarenassau.org

New York State Office of Children and Family Services
ocfs.ny.gov/main/childcare/looking.asp

Congregation Anshei Shalom
472 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-489-8115
Rabbi  Elon Soniker
www.anshei.org

Congregation Eitz Chayim
661 Dogwood Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-505-2464
Rabbi Efrem Schwalb
www.ecdp.info/

Church of the Good Shepherd  UMC
732 Donlon Place
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Andrea Smith, Pastor
516-483-7922

Horeb Haitian Alliance Church
65 Morton Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Rev. Ernst Edmond, Pastor
516-489-6500

Jewish Community Center of West Hempstead
711 Dogwood Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Rabbi Ed Goldstein
516-481-7448
www.shaarayshalom.org

St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church
54 Nassau Boulevard
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Rev. Fred McElderry, Pastor
516-483-8650
standrewswh.com

St. John the Baptist Church of  Lakeview
632 Chautauqua Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-766-6215

St. Thomas the Apostle R.C. Church
24 Westminster Road
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Msg. Frank Maniscalco, Pastor
516-489-8585
www.stthomasapostle.org

Trinity Lutheran Church
260 Chestnut Street
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Rev. Raymond Lorthioir, Pastor
516-489-5143

Young Israel of West Hempstead
630 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Rabbi Yehuda Kelemer
516-481-7429
www.yiwh.org

Urban League of Long Island
100 Terminal Drive
Plainview, NY
516-900-1374

Hempstead Works Career Center
50 Clinton Street, Suite 400
Hempstead, NY  11550
516-485-5000
www.hempsteadworks.com

New York State Department of Labor
84 North Main Street
Freeport, NY 11520
516-623-1956

Hicksville Career Center
301 Old Country Road
Hicksville, NY  11801
516-934-8532

ACCES-VR
711 Stewart Avenue, Ste. 4
Garden City, NY  11530
516-227-6800
www.acces.nysed.gov/vr/garden-city-district-office

Nassau County Civil Service
40 Main Street
Hempstead, NY  11550
516-572-1882
www.nassaucivilservice.com

Nassau County Board of Elections
240 Old Country Road, 5th Floor
Mineola, NY  11501
516-571-2411
www.nassaucountyny.gov/agencies/BOE/index.html

Nassau County Executive Offices
1500 Franklin Avenue
Mineola, NY  11501
516-571-3000
www.nassaucountyny.gov

West Hempstead Post Office
245 Hempstead Avenue
516-481-5430
Mon – Friday – 9 a.m.  to 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Town of Hempstead
Town Hall
1 Washington Street
Hempstead, NY  11550
516-489-5000 / Help Line 516-489-6000
www.toh.li

Legal Aid Society of  Nassau County
40 Main Street
Hempstead, NY  11550
516-560-6400
http://nclas.org/

Nassau County Bar Association
Lawyer Referral
15th & West Streets
Mineola, NY  11501
516-747-4832
www.nassaubar.org

Nassau County Supreme Court
100 Supreme Court Drive
Mineola, NY  11501
516-493-3400
Law library open to the public
516-442-8580

Cathedral Gardens Civic Association
P.O. Box 267
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-455-1293, 516-551-0339
www.cathedralgardenscivicassociation.com

Elks New York Lodge #1
1st and 3rd Thursdays at 8 p.m.
57 Hempstead Avenue
Lynbrook, NY  11563
516-599-1515
http://nyelks1.org/index.html

Kiwanis Club of West Hempstead
Meets at Filomina’s Restaurant in Franklin Square – 1st and 3rd Tuesday
516-489-0275

Knights of Columbus
Meets every 2nd and 4th Tues. at 8 p.m. in  St. Thomas the Apostle Chapel Center
516-489-8585
www.kofc11588.org

Lions Club of West Hempstead
Meets 2nd & 4th Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at Pompei Restaurant
www.facebook.com/WHlionsClub/

Nassau County Auxiliary Police Unit 116
831 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, NY 11552
516-538-5800
www.pdcnaux.org/116.htm

Rotary Club of Central Nassau County
P.O. Box 15
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Meets every Thursday at 8:30 a.m. at  the Lantern Diner

West Hempstead Chamber of Commerce
Meets 2nd Tues of the Month
P.O. Box 174
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-619-2045
www.westhempsteadchamberofcommerce.com

West Hempstead Community Support Association
P.O. Box 425
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-733-0879
www.westhempsteadcivic.org

West Hempstead Historical  Society
516-483-7989 (John Schaud)
Meets the third Wed. of month at West Hempstead Public  Library

Echo Park and Pool
399 Nassau Blvd.
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-483-7400

Hall’s Pond Park
Between Nassau Boulevard and Hempstead Avenue

Town of Hempstead – Department of Parks and Recreation
200 North Franklin Street, Second Floor
Hempstead, NY  11550
516-292-9000
http://hempsteadny.gov/parks-and-recreation

Nassau County Parks and Recreation
www.nassaucountyny.gov/agencies/Parks/index.html
516-572-0200

West Hempstead Union Free
School District Administration
252 Chestnut Street
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Dan Rehman, Superintendent
516-390-3100
www.whufsd.com

West Hempstead Board of Education
252 Chestnut Street
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Karen Brohm, Board President

Cornwell Avenue School
250 Cornwell Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Deanna Sinito, Principal
516-390-3140

George Washington School
347 William Street
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Michelle Notti,  Principal
516-390-3130

Chestnut Street School
252 Chestnut Street
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Faith Tripp, Principal
516-390-3150

West Hempstead Middle School
50 Nassau Boulevard
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Principal
516-390-3160

West Hempstead Senior High School
400 Nassau Boulevard
West Hempstead, NY  11552
Principal, James De Tommaso
516-390-3214

Hebrew Academy of Nassau County Elementary School
609 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-485-7786
www.hanc.org

Hebrew Academy of Nassau County Early Childhood Center
240 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-565-5640
www.hanc.org

Gersh Academy
307 Eagle Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
631-385-3342
www.gershacademy.org

St. Thomas the Apostle School
12 Westminster Road
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-481-9310
www.stthomasschool.net

Franklin Square Senior Center
1182 Martha Place
Franklin Square, NY 11010
516-328-3010

Jewish Association for Services for the Aged (JASA)
Clinton G. Martin Park
1601 Marcus Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY  11042
869-6311
www.jasa.org 

Office for the Aging
60 Charles Lindbergh Blvd.
Uniondale, NY  11553
516-227-8900
www.nassaucountyny.gov/1438/Aging

RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program)
811 W. Jericho Turnpike  Ste. 103W
Smithtown, NY
631-979-9490

SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives)
350 Motor Parkway Rm 109
Hauppauge, NY 11788
631-454-0771
longisland.score.org

Seniornet Program (computer classes for seniors)
790 Park Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743
631-470-6757
www.seniornetli.org

Institute for Learning in Retirement
SUNY Farmingdale
Farmingdale, NY
631-420-2160

Town of Hempstead Senior Enrichment
200 North Franklin Street- 2nd Floor
Hempstead, NY  11550
516-458-8100
http://hempsteadny.gov/senior-enrichment

Trinity Senior Citizen Fellowship
Trinity Lutheran Church
260 Chestnut Street
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-489-5143

Echo Park Senior Citizens Club
399 Nassau Boulevard
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-483-7400
Also meet at American Legion,
233 Woodlawn Road

American Legion Robert Van Cott Post 1139
734 Woodfield Road
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-486-0179

American Legion Cathedral Post 1087
233 Woodlawn Road
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-486-9619

Disabled American Veterans
40 Church Street
Malverne, NY
631-928-1442
2nd Tuesday of the month

Jewish War Veterans
1037 Johnston Avenue
Wantagh, NY
516-785-9090

Nassau County Veterans Service Agency
Main Office
2201 Hempstead Turnpike, Bldg. Q
East Meadow, NY  11554
516-572-6565
www.nassaucountyny.gov/1945/Veterans-Service-Agency

Town of Hempstead Veterans Services
1 Washington Street
Hempstead, NY
516-812-3506
http://hempsteadny.gov/veterans-services

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #2718
68 Lincoln Road
Franklin Square, NY
516-354-9393
Meets the 1st Wednesday of the month

Boy Scouts of America- Theodore Roosevelt Council
544 Broadway
Massapequa, NY  11758-5010
516-797-7600
www.trcbsa.org

B’nai B’rith Youth Organization
55 Manetto Hill Road
Plainview, NY 11803
www.bbyo.org/region/nsr

Girl Scouts of America
110 Ring Road West
Garden City, NY 11530
516-741-2550
www.gsnc.org

Nassau County 4-H Camp (Dorothy P. Flint 4-H Camp)
3186 Sound Avenue
Riverhead, NY  11901
516-433-7970 ext. 11
http://ccenassau.org/dorothy-p-flint-4-h-camp

West Hempstead  Little League
P.O. Box 124
West Hempstead, NY  11552

West Hempstead Chiefs Soccer Club
www.whchiefs.com
516-485-1782

West Hempstead Broncos Youth Football
P.O. Box 426
West Hempstead, NY  11552
www.westhempsteadbroncos.com

West Hempstead Police Athletic League
817 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, NY  11552
516-485-5076
http://westhempstead-pal.com/index.html

West Hempstead Shuls Little League
www.westhempsteadshulslittleleague.com
ariel@westhempsteadlshulslittleleague.com

Nassau County Legislature

Siela A. Bynoe
2nd Legislative District
www.nassaucountyny.gov/agencies/516/District 2—Siela-A-Bynoe

Vincent Muscarella
8th Legislative District
www.nassaucountyny.gov/agencies/522/District 8—Vincent-T-Muscarella

New York State Assembly

Earlene Hooper – 18 AD
33 Front Street, Ste 104
Hempstead, NY  11550
516-489-6610
assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Earlene-Hooper

Brian Curran 21 AD
108 Merrick Road
Lynbrook, NY  11563
516-561-8216
assembly.state.ny.us/mem/Brian-Curran

New York State Senate

Kemp Hannon
224 Seventh Street,  2nd Floor
Garden City, NY  11530
516-739-1700
www.nysenate.gov/senators/Kemp-Hannon

Todd Kaminsky
55 Front Street
Rockville Centre, NY  11570
516-766-8383
www.nysenate.gov/senators/Todd-Kaminsky

Find your Elected Officials:
www.lwvofnassaucounty.org/ElectedOfficials.html