Support Services


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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceThis program may be able to provide home delivered meals, transportation to medical appointments and case assistance to seniors recently discharged from the hospital in an effort to reduce hospital readmission. Eligible recipients will receive an average of 14-30 days of services.
Geographical AreaAlbany
Public TransportationQuarter mile from bus stop
Facility/ADA AccessNot Handicapped Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall Gretchen Moore Simmons, 518-465-3322 Ext. 30
Intake RequirementsApplication procedure and referral required
Additional RequirementsProof of age
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityOver 60 and living in Albany County, recently discharged from a hospital, rehabilitation center or nursing home
Fees or Charges
Types of Feesno cost (grant-funded)
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 32 Essex Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12206
Main Phone 518-465-3322
Other Phone 518-465-6465 (Meals on Wheels) 518-434-4219 (Transportation)
Fax 518-465-6188
Service Location Email
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Program: PASST PROGRAM
This Service: Support Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Errand Running/Shopping Assistance (PH-3300.1800)
Friendly Visiting (PH-1400.1900-230)
Home Delivered Meals (BD-5000.3500)
Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (BT-4500.6500-500)
Older Adults (YB-8000)