Senior & Caregiver Support Services



1462 Erie Boulevard, 2nd Floor
Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone: 518-372-5667  |  Fax: 518-372-5686

Provides an array of programs and services to seniors in 14 counties of the Diocese including the following:

  • Caregiver Support Services- Offers respite services, support services and groups throughout the 14 counties of the diocese.
    Phone: 518-372-5667  |  Fax: 518-372-5686
  • Health Insurance Information Counseling & Assistance Program - HIICAP provides free and objective information, assistance, and advocacy to medicare beneficiaries.
    Phone: 518-372-5667   |  Fax: 518-372-5686
  • Long Term Care Ombudsman Program - Long Term Care Ombudsman Program - Protects the health, safety, welfare, human, and civil rights of people living in nursing homes, adult care facilities, and family type homes. Trained, state certified volunteer and staff Ombudsman visit nursing homes, adult care facilities, and family type homes to advocate for improved care and quality of life for residents by investigating complaints or concerns expressed and working cooperatively with facilities to resolve issues on residents' behalf.
    Phone: 518-372-5667  |  Fax: 518-372-5686

Elderly client receiving referral informationSenior Nutrition: Meals on Wheels Office- Provides delivery of nutritionally balanced meals, primarily to homebound adults age 60+ who are unable to prepare or access meals on their own, and are residents of Schenectady County.
Phone: 518-688-0051  |  Fax: 518-372-5686

  • Aging Life ProgramConnects older adults residing in Schenectady County with services to feel safe and confident living at home and provides assistance with accessing aging related services.
    Phone: 518-372-5667 | Fax: 518-372-5686
  • Schenectady Social Clubs Provides gathering places for seniors 55+ living in the City of Schenectady to socialize, share a meal and participate in activities to improve emotional and physical health.

    Mondays: 11am-1pm St. John’s the Evangelist School
    Fridays: 10am-12pm Bellevue Cafe
    Phone: 518-372-5667 | Fax: 518-372-5686   
    Reservations 518-382-5007