Adult Day Care Benefits Counseling and Assistance
“Adult Day Services, Congregate Dining, Home Delivered Meals, and Transportation services are funded in large part through support from the
Hours of Operation
|Adult Day Care|
Hours of Operation
|Benefits Counseling and Assistance |
Assistance with applying for a variety of benefit programs such as
SSI, Medicaid, H.E.A.P. (Home Energy Assistance), WRAP (Weatherization)
and Medicare counseling through the Albany HIICAP program. is available daily
(Monday - Friday) by appointment. (518) 235-2420.
|Defensive Driving (AARP 55 Alive) |
The Defensive Driving course is held between April and November. Check monthly calendar in Seniors Today for date and times.
|Legal Screening and Referral |
An attorney provided by the Albany County Department for the Aging is available for legal advise and counseling on the third Tuesday of the month by appointment starting at 12:30 PM. Call (518) 235-2420 to schedule an appointment.
|Home Delivered Meals|
|Home Delivered Meals are available to the homebound seniors seven (7) days a week (Saturday, Sunday and Holiday meals are frozen meals and are delivered in advance). Either one meal providing 1/3 RDA, or two meals representing 2/3 RDA are provided depending on need as determined at in-take. For more information, please call us at (518) 235-2420.|
Meals on Wheels delivers more than just food
Meals on Wheels program means more than just food
By Caroline Barrett
|RSVP Work Site |
Older Adults volunteering at the center are eligible to enroll in the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP). Call RSVP at (518) 442-5585 for further information.
|Tax Assistance |
Each year starting in February tax preparation help is available weekly by appointment courtesy of AARP’s Tax Assistance Program. Call (518) 235-2420 or watch Seniors Today or this site for details.
Transportation (Wheelchair Accessible) is available Monday through Friday between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM. Reservations must be made twenty-four (24) hours in advance. Call Barbara Hale, M.S.W.(518) 235-2420 to request ride.
|Volunteer Placements |
A variety of volunteer jobs are available at the center and in the community through the center’s volunteer placement program. For further information call (518) 235-2420.
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