Local Support

Oneida County Office for Aging and Continuing Care (www.ocgov.net/ofa) is a one-stop shopping site for local opportunities and services available to seniors of Oneida County.  Call their office at 315-798-5456 or visit their site for answers to issues on:

  • Bill Payer Program
  • Caregiver Support
  • Elder Abuse Coalition
  • Employment
  • In Home Personal Care
  • Legal Services Program
  • Long Term Care Ombudsman
  • Meals and Nutrition
  • Long Term Care Placement Assistance Program
  • Senior Adult Day Care
  • Transportation Program
  • Veterans
  • Weatherization and Energy

Herkimer County Office for Aging (http://herkimercounty.org/content/departments/View/3) is the local government site for Seniors in Herkimer County.

The Good News Foundation (www.thegoodnewscenter.org) is a local Foundation devoted to strengthening marriages and family life at their Cosby Manor Rd. location.  Check out their website for support and assistance.

Catholic Charities of Oneida-Madison Counties (www.catholiccharitiesom.org) this local agency provides counseling, food, clothing, housing, and mental health assistance.

Health Friends of Central New York (www.healthfriendscny.com) provides immediate and long-term prescription medication for people without prescription insurance and without the means to purchase medication.  It also assists seniors in EPIC enrollment.

Resource Center for Independent Living (www.rcil.com) offers a range of services for older adults with disabilities to help them stay at home as long as possible.

Parkway Senior Center (www.psc-utica.com) provides information on events, classes, educational and volunteer opportunities for seniors at their site on the Parkway in Utica.

North Utica Senior Center (www.thenucc.org) offers over 60 programs in: educational, fine arts, health and wellness, health screenings, trips, at their Riverside Dr. Site.