Weather Alert(1)!
"Special Statement" Light snow will eventually taper off from west to east overnight. Additional accumulations of an inch of two are expected. A few spots could see slightly higher totals. As temperatures fall into and through the 20s tonight...expect the wet roads and sidewalks to become quite slippery due to snow accumulations and patchy black ice. Please exercise caution when traveling tonight. 743 PM EDT Sat Mar 28 2015 Light snow will eventually taper off from west to east overnight. Additional accumulations of up to an inch are possible...especially across eastern Long Island and southeast Connecticut. As temperatures fall into and through the 20s tonight...expect the wet roads and sidewalks to become quite slippery. Please exercise caution when traveling tonight. -- Sunday Mar.29 15,12:48 AM Weather  |  LIRR  |  Traffic  |  Traffic Cams |  Weather News

 

Recruiting Baby Boomer Volunteers for LI Crisis Center

Press Releases

Are you a baby boomer? Long Island Crisis Center asks you to volunteer & help save a life.

Bellmore, NY - May 30, 2014 - Long Island Crisis Center, the 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week suicide prevention and crisis intervention hotline, is currently recruiting volunteers to participate in its upcoming Counselor Assistant Training Program.
 
Recognizing the valuable life skills and life experiences that today’s baby boomers (who are nearing retirement or are already retired) have acquired, the Crisis Center is seeking those who now have the time to volunteer and become lifesaving partners with them.  No counseling experience is necessary and the hours are flexible (around-the-clock) to accommodate the individual needs of volunteers. 
 
The free, comprehensive orientation training program takes place over 3 three-hour sessions at the Crisis Center’s office in Bellmore.  June’s training will be held on 3 successive Wednesday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on June 11th, 18th and 25th.  July’s training will be held on 3 successive Wednesday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on July 2nd, 9th and 16th.  August’s training will be held on 3 successive Saturday mornings from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on August 9th, 16th and 23rd. For more information, check out the website, and click on “Volunteer;” then call 516-826-0244 to schedule an interview.
comments powered by Disqus

Join Our Weekly Newsletter

Sign up for a free weekly newsletter covering things to do, hottest local headlines, and everything Long Island! Read more here or enter your email to signup.

   
     Newsletter Archive
Advertisement
Advertise With Us
 
Open Feedback Dialog