Senior Support Services

Senior Support Services

ADVOCACY, INFORMATION AND REFERRAL/ COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

Supported by Saratoga Hospital, Saratoga OFA and The Wesley Community
Are you a senior over 50 who needs help with friendly visits, transportation, light chores or errands?
We need volunteers to help with this program.Call Nicole at 518-584-1621, ext206.

TRANSPORTATION
Supported by Stewart’s Shops, United Way and Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation
Are you looking for rides into the Center? Rides are available Monday - Friday to the Center. $2 Saratoga City residents/ $5 non-city residents. Wednesdays there is a complimentary shuttle from area housing sites to the Price Chopper. Call Nicole at 518-584-1621, ext206.

FRESH PRODUCE
The Senior Center is partnering with the Regional Food Bank so we can provide you with free produce on Tuesdays after 10:30 am. Everyone must check in on the Food Bank button on the computer. Bring your own bags.

FOOD ASSISTANCE
The Senior Center is partnering with the Elks and local food pantries to get food to you if you can’t get to the them. Call Nicole at 518-584-1621, ext206.

Groups and Gathering
GETTING BETTER WITH AGE! “the things wisdom didn’t tell me” Sponsored by Herzog Law 11:00-12:00, Thursdays Free Ever asked yourself “Now what?” “What’s next?”. Come join our new group to find out! Through informative, interactive discussion groups, we will explore coping skills and tools to help with the challenges of aging.
Reminiscing: Wednesdays from 10-11am Sponsored by Home of the Good Shepherd Meet a new friend & talk about the good ole’ days! Chit Chat: Mondays from 1-2pm Join us for a fun hour of chit chat, laughs and snacks.
“Silver Foxes” Second Thursday of every month at 11:45am Join the Silver Foxes Men’s Lunch Group at Skidmore Dining Hall for good food, camaraderie and laughs.
Music, Memories & Nostalgia: Thursdays from 1-2pm Love music?! Join us for an hour of music that will trigger memories and transport you back in time.
Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group Sponsored by Home Helpers 10:30am-12pm, 3rd Thursday of every month Being a caregiver can present exhausting challenges and take a significant toll on your health. Our support group