Our Mission


Established in 1947, the Health and Welfare Council of Long Island (HWCLI) is a regional, nonprofit umbrella organization for health and human service providers. We are dedicated to improving the lives of Long Island’s most vulnerable residents by responding to their needs through the promotion and development of public policies and direct services.

HWCLI serves the interests of poor and vulnerable people on Long Island by convening, representing, and supporting the organizations that serve them; and through:

  • Illuminating the issues that critically impact them
  • Organizing community and regional responses to their needs
  • Advocacy, research, and policy analysis
  • Providing services, information and education.
supporting your neighbors
Providing support to HWCLI means supporting your neighbors in need.

The Health & Welfare Council of Long Island is a nonprofit, nonpartisan 501(c)(3) organization. Individual contributions are tax-deductible as charitable contributions to the extent allowed by law.

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Latest News


Halloween Ball E-Journal

  Photo booth photos from Shazar Kanhai Photography can be viewed, …
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Halloween Ball Raffle Winners

Thank you again to everybody who came out to Oheka Castle …
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Meetings


HWCLI November Meeting

We are only one week away from HWCLI’s November Meeting which …
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Non-Profit Town Hall with Congressman Tom Suozzi

HWCLI is hosting a Town Hall Event strictly for our network …
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