Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution Services


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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServicePrograms that prepare and deliver regular meals to older adults and people with disabilities who are unable to shop and-or prepare the food for themselves or travel to a site where a meal is being served.
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-436-8757 or contact your local office for the aging.
Intake RequirementsCall for details
Helpful TipsMeal delivery availability is dependent on funding levels and demand at the county level. Meals are delivered to a recipient’s home one to two times daily, five or more times a week. Some programs provide frozen meals for weekends. Each meal provides at least 1/3 of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) for an individual. Contact your local office for the aging.
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityCall for details. Individuals who are age 60 years or older, incapacitated due to accident, illness, or frailty, and who have no one to prepare their meals may be eligible to participate in the home-delivered meals program. The target population is nutritionally at-risk adults who may be disabled, living alone, low-income (defined at 100%-150% of poverty) or over 75 years of age.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 14 Computer Drive East
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12205
Main Phone 518-436-8757
Other Phone 800-865-5542
Fax 518-427-7992
Web Address
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Program: HOME DELIVERED MEALS
This Service: Food/Clothing/Furniture Distribution Services
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Homebound (YF-3400)
Home Delivered Meals (BD-5000.3500)
Home Health Care (LT-2800)
Older Adults (YB-8000)
People With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750)