Warming Centers Set Up in Blue Point, Sayville

County updates respite areas and provides FEMA update.

Here’s a look at the latest information regarding Warming Centers being established, according to Suffolk County officials.

The following warming stations are provided by local towns, houses of worship, fire departments, and other  facilities. Each station provides a different combination of services.  Please make note of hours and services.


The Town of Brookhaven has extended the hours of operation of seven warming centers located throughout the community.  Residents who have no heat can visit 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.  These extended hours will be in effect until further notice.  For residents without access to transportation, call (516) 807–7203.

Henrietta Acampora Recreation Center (Bluepoint Cottage)

39 Montauk Highway, Bluepoint / (631) 363 – 5193



Sayville Public Library, 88 Greene Avenue, Sayville.

Hours: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m. Monday – Friday.  Saturday 9:30 – 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.



Residents who have suffered a loss due to Tropical Storm Sandy should register with FEMA as soon as possible. Before applying to FEMA, residents should contact their homeowners’ insurance, and then register with FEMA through their website or call FEMA direct at 1 (800) 621–3362.  Once an application has been completed, FEMA is contacting applicants within 48 hours.  A FEMA agent will come to the home to assess the damage.  FEMA is making decisions regarding grant awards within days.


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