Making Democracy Work

LWV of Brookhaven

Upcoming Events

UN Dinner - Friday, October 23, 7 pm, at Jefferson's Ferry, "FourFriendsforFamilies"
Speakers will be four high school girls who started a charity to bring clean water to Cambodia, after visiting and seeing how poverty resulted from their water supply.

The Affordable Care Act: Taking Stock - The Payer's Perspective
This is the second of a three-part seminar hosted by former U.S. Representative Tim Bishop about the Affordable Care Act.

It will be held Friday, October 16, at 8 am at McGann Conference Center at St. Joseph's College in Patchogue.
Speakers will be Vice President of Blue Cross Blue Shield, CEO of North Shore-LIJ CareConnect Insurance Company, and President and CEO of Health Republic Insurance of New York. The seminar is from 8 to 10 so there will be lots of time for questions. The third seminar will be "The Affordable Care Act: The Community's Perspective" on April 15.


The most recent issue of LWV Brookhaven's Voter publication is now available online.

More about LWV Brookhaven

Who We Are
The League of Women Voters of Brookhaven covers the various communities in the town of Brookhaven. Our meetings are held usually the third Monday of the month at various sites in the town, in the evening or afternoon (depending on the weather).

Special Events
United Nations dinner in October
Annual Luncheon in April

How To Join
To find out more about membership, contact our Membership Chairperson, Robbie Fishman, 631 286-0614.

Voter Service Program
We have an active committee for Voter Services, and provide voter education and registration at various sites around the town, including libraries, colleges, local events, and the Naturalization Ceremonies at the Central Islip Courthouse.
For more information, contact Chairperson Judi Bird, 631 286-3810.

Plans For 2013-2014
During the year we will consider current local issues - water and environmental quality, affordable housing - and county and national issues on the League agenda - agriculture, campaign finance and Citizens United decision, voting rights, education, and access to health services
We can provide a trained facilitator for candidates meetings sponsored by local organizations (contact Nancy Marr, 631 730-6556).

For more information about the League or our program, contact Nancy Marr, co-President, at or call 631 730-6556