related issues:


There’s lots to do at Senator Fuschillo’s Golden Gathering!

* No out-of-pocket cost flu vaccinations provided by South Nassau Communities Hospital (subject to availability, ages 60+ only)

* Free blood pressure & health screenings

 * Free hearing tests

* Free glaucoma screenings

* Breast cancer screenings (appointment required)

* Free information from over 90 vendors

 * Apply for a passport (fees applicable)

* Free transportation provided by the Towns of Hempstead, Oyster Bay, Babylon, and the Village of Massapequa Park from locations below (please call in advance for further information)

Town of Hempstead Residents:

Bellmore Senior Center, 2000 Bellmore Ave. (221-9696)

Merrick Senior Center, 2550 Clubhouse Road (868-4777)

Rosa Parks Senior Center, 2 Babylon Turnpike, Rooselvet, (867-1612)

Wantagh Senior Center, 1150 Seamans Neck Road, (785-8505)

Town of Oyster Bay Residents (call 797-7900):

Massapequa Senior Housing, 530 Clocks Boulevard

Tall Oaks Senior Housing, 201 Oakley Street, Massapequa

Brady Park Senior Center, 1000 Lakeshore Drive, Massapequa Park

Ellsworth Allen Town Park, Motor Avenue, Farmingdale

Town of Babylon Residents:

Tanner Park Senior Center, Baylawn Avenue, Copiague (631-842-7773)

North Amityville Senior Center, 48C Cedar Road (631-789-3309)


Vendors who have already confirmed their attendance (check back for updates): 

1 in 9: the Long Island Breast Cancer Action Coalition


American Heart Association

Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program

Adelphi University-Hy Weinberg Community Outreach Center

American Airpower Museum at Republic Airport

American Red Cross in Nassau County

Arthritis Foundation

Catholic Charities

Catholic Home Care

Commodity Supplemental Food Program

Cornell Cooperative Extension

Cradle of Aviation Museum

Dominican Village   ***NEW EXHIBITOR FOR 2009***

EAC, Inc.-Home Energy and Weatherization Programs

Farmingdale Institute for Learning

Farmingdale Small Business Development Center

Farmingdale Student Nurse Outreach Program ***NEW EXHIBITOR FOR 2009***

Freeport Chamber of Commerce

Freeport Emergency Management

Freeport Fire Department

Freeport Recreation Center - Senior Citizens Center

Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind

Gurwin Jewish Nursing and Rehabilitation Center **NEW EXHIBITOR FOR 2009**

Joseph M. Barry Career & Technical Education Center

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

LIJ-Hearing & Speech Center

Long Island Cares, Inc.-The Harry Chapin Food Bank

Long Island Arts Council at Freeport

Long Island Convention Visitors Bureau & Sports Commission

Long Island Home   ***NEW EXHIBITOR FOR 2009***

Long Island Power Authority

Mental Health Association of Nassau County, Inc.  *NEW EXHIBITOR FOR 2009*

MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving)

Mercy Medical Center  ***NEW EXHIBITOR FOR 2009***

Metropolitan Jewish Hospice

MTA Long Island Bus

MTA Long Island Rail Road

Nassau Community College

Nassau County Bar Association

Nassau County Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Nassau County Department of Health

Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation & Museums

Nassau County Department of Senior Citizen Affairs

Nassau County Department of Social Services (Medicaid)

Nassau County Police Department

Nassau County Veterans Service Agency

Nassau Health Care Corporation-Breast Screening

National Government Services (formerly Empire Medicare Services)

New York State Assemblyman David McDonough

New York State Assemblyman Thomas McKevitt

New York State Assemblyman Joseph Saladino

New York State Consumer Protection Board

New York State Dept. of Taxation & Finance ***NEW EXHIBITOR FOR 2009***

New York State Department of Transportation

New York State Emergency Management Office

New York State EPIC

New York State Insurance Department

New York State Office of the Attorney General

New York State Office of Unclaimed Funds (Comptroller's Office)

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation

New York State Police

New York State Public Service Commission

PEIR at Hofstra University

Raggio Nephrology Insitute-North Shore LIJ Health Systems

Social Security Administration

South Nassau Communities Hospital

St. Johns University College of Pharmacy

Suffolk County Office for the Aging

Suffolk County Police Department

Tobacco Action Coalition of Long Island

Town of Hempstead Department of Parks and Recreation

Town of Hempstead Department of Senior Enrichment

Town of Hempstead Housing Authority

Town of Hempstead Passport Program

Town of Hempstead Receiver of Taxes-Donald Clavin, Jr.

Town of Oyster Bay-Senior Division

United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County Inc.

United States Postal Service

Visiting Nurse Association of Long Island, Inc.

Winthrop University Hospital

For more information, please call Senator Fuschillo's office at 516-882-0630. 

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