Mask Policy:

Due to the recent increase cases related to the Delta variant of Covid-19, the Hicksville Library is requiring all patrons over the age of 2 to wear masks at all times while inside the Library. We appreciate your cooperation in this matter and thank you for helping us to keep our community safe.

Our materials quarantine policy has ended. You may now return your items inside the building in addition to the book drops.

Please feel free to contact us for more information. 




Covid Vaccination Information:

Nassau County Covid-19 Vaccination Information

NASSAU COUNTY: Nassau County has launched a hotline to assist seniors in scheduling vaccine appointments. Call 516-227-9590 from Mon-Sun 9am-4:45pm

Military veterans may call 1-877-877-9267 for assistance in finding a vaccination appointment. 

New York State Covid-19 Vaccine: Get the Facts

To make an appointment state vaccination sites, call the New York State hotline at: 1-833-NYS-4-VAX (1-833-697-4829)

 

Links to the latest information on COVID-19:

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 

New York State Department of Health

World Health Organization (WHO)

Johns Hopkins Tracking Map

National Institutes of Health

DynaMed - An electronic evidence-based, primary care database designed to provide the most useful point-of-care health information available.

Local Resources

Newsday - Tracking the Coronavirus on Long Island 

Nassau County Health Department 
Text COVID19NC to 888777 & subscribe to receive emergency updates from Nassau County.

Nassau County Covid-19 Cases Interactive Map

New York State Department of Health

Protect yourself against Fraud related to COVID-19

The FBI has seen an increase in fraud schemes related to Coronavirus. Please visit the Department of Justice's website for more information on how criminals are exploiting the virus and how you could report fraud. Please share this information with those who might not have access to the internet.
US Department of Justice
Statement from the FBI 

Mental Health Resources Related to COVID-19
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) - The NAMI COVID-19 resource and information guide. 

New York State Office of Mental Health  
Emotional Support Helpline: 1-844-863-9314 
The Emotional Support Line provides free and confidential support, helping callers experiencing increased anxiety due to the coronavirus emergency. The Help Line is staffed by volunteers, including mental health professionals, who have received training in crisis counseling.  

LICADD 24/7 Substance Use Hotline - 516-747-2606 or 631-979-1700 

Long Island Crisis Center 24/7 Crisis Hotline - 516-679-1111

Central Nassau Guidance & Counseling Services - 516-822-6111

Phone and Online AA Meetings 

SMART Recovery Online Community 

NA Meetings Online

Social Work License List's Mental Health Resources List

Children's Resources
Coronavirus - A Book for Children

Senior Resources 
LICC Senior Helpline: 516-679-0000

RSVP Suffolk Senior Reassurance Line: 631-979-9490

Circulo de la Hispanidad, Inc – Project SALVA 24/7 Billingual Domestic Violence Hotline: (516) 889-2849

Nassau County Department of Senior Citizen Affairs Senior HELP-LINE Available Monday-Friday 9am-5pm: (516) 227-8900

 

Handwashing Techniques

 

 

Call 931-1417 ext.111 for general information, ext. 124 for Reference, ext. 112 for Children’s, ext. for 115 for Computer Services. Or you can reach us by e mail at hplinfo@hicksvillelibrary.org. You will be contacted within 24 hours by a staff member.