1857 Wantagh Ave.Wantagh,
New York 11793
Social Worker and Volunteer Coordinator
Nature and Purpose of
MOMMAS is a home for young mother aged 17 to 21 years and
their babies. For approximately two years, the young mothers
at MOMMAS House continue education or vocational experience
interrupted by pregnancy. With guidance and direction, the
young mothers can learn to support themselves and their children
Tasks available for
Volunteers are needed for many areas of work including:
Day Care / Babysitting, Tutoring and teaching skills, picking up /
transporting / sorting donations of food, furniture, etc. ,
Fundraising, Clerical work in the office, holding a collection
drive for needed supplies (i.e. Paper goods). There are
currently four group residences open, both located in Nassau
County. MOMMAS House also needs assistance with food, clothing
and toy drives. Any students interested in organizing a drive
would be greatly appreciated.
Locations in: Glen Cove, Hempstead, Jericho and
*All volunteers must attend a volunteer orientation
prior to beginning volunteer work.
Flexible – Monday through Friday. Very little
weekends available unless organized in advance with
Joan. Students completing between 10 – 20 hours or less will
be asked to work on full day projects or assist with house
dinners. Students with more hours can be assigned to work
directly with children or mothers.
Please email Joan to register. A picture I.D. is
needed at time of orientation (license or school I.D. is
acceptable). Students must remember to sign in and out
at houses. No other way to verify and track hours. If you
do not REMEMBER to sign in and out, time-logs and future requests
will not be signed or met.
Start out going South East on Utopia Pkwy. Take the Q31 suburban
bus from Utopia Pkwy– Union Tp station heading to Q31 Bayside 27 AV
F Lewis Blvd. Get off at Bell Blvd – Northen Blvd. Start out going
South East on Bell Blvd towards Northen Blvd (RT-25A). Take the N20
Bus from Bell Blvd station heading to Hicksville. Get off at
Hicksville LIRR. Start out going South on RT-106 (Newbridge RD)
towards W Barclays ST. Take the N74 Bus from Hicksville LIRR
Station heading to Wantagh. Get off at Park Ave. Start out going
North on Wantagh Ave. Arrive at 1857 Wantagh Ave.
Start out going south on Utopia Pky toward 80th Rd.
Utopia Pky becomes Homelawn St. Turn left onto Grand Central Pky E.
Merge onto Grand Central Pky R toward Eastern L I. Grand Central
Pky E becomes Northern Pky E. Merge onto Wantagh State Pky/Wantagh
Pky S via Exit 33 toward Jones Beach. Merge onto RT-27 E/Sunrise
Hwy via Exit W5 toward Montauk. Turn left onto Wantagh Ave. 1857
Wantagh Ave is on the right.