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Homeowners at risk of foreclosure can get assistance in South Huntington and Freeport this week.
The state Department of Financial Services will send its mobile foreclosure prevention van to the South Huntington Public Library, 145 Pidgeon Hill Rd., on Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The van will visit Freeport Village Hall, 46 N. Ocean Ave., on Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
“Our foreclosure prevention initiative is enabling residents across the state to meet face-to-face with skilled professionals who can discuss the options that may be available to help them save their homes,” Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said in a statement.
Homeowners also may seek mortgage help by calling 800-342-3736 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The Department of Financial Services also accepts complaints through its website at www.dfs.ny.gov.