Senior & Caregiver Support Services

CATHOLIC CHARITIES SENIOR & CAREGIVER SUPPORT SERVICES
Executive Director: Marlene Hildenbrandt

Website: www.ccseniorservices.org

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 listings (Expansion plans include services added in other areas of the Albany Diocese).

  • 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

  • Dayhaven Social Adult Day Services Program- Social model adult day service program serving seniors with disabilities and memory impairments with full and half day programs. Transportation services available.
    107 Nott Terrace, Schenectady, NY 12308
    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 - Protects the health, safety, welfare, human, and civil rights of people living in nursing homes and adult care facilities.
    Phone: 518-372-5667  |  Fax: 518-372-5686
  • Nutrition Outreach and Education Program- Provides family nutrition education and assistance with Food Stamp applications for individuals and families in Schenectady County.
    Phone: 518-374-2427 |  Fax: 518-372-5686

Elderly client receiving referral information

  • Senior Nutrition: Meals on Wheels Office- Delivery of nutritionally balanced meals 5 or 7 days per week with optional evening meals. Short-term fee-for-service meals also available.
    Phone: 518-688-0051  |  Fax: 518-372-5686

  • Senior Nutrition: Senior Dining Centers - Friendship Cafe - Nutritious midday meals served at four Schenectady County locations listed below. Health and wellness programs, social activities and outings are also offered.
Duanesburg Meal Center
221 Victoria Dr., Delanson, NY 12053
Phone: 518-895-9500
Jewish Community Center
2565 Balltown Rd., Schenectady, NY 12309
Phone: 518-377-8803
Scotia-Glenville Senior Center
32 Worden Ave., Glenville, NY 12303 
Phone: 518-393-1946
Ten Eyck Apartments
375 Broadway, Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone: 518-374-5511

 

  • The Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Initiative seeks to alleviate the financial and emotional burden placed on caregivers.  Services are offered in a 10-county region and provide a wide range of free support and respite services for caregivers including:  
      • Care Consultation & Caregiver Support  
      • Referral to home and community-based services
      • Alzheimer's and Dementia Education
      • Family Consultation & Counseling
      • Support Groups
      • Respite Care

 

  • Transportation Program- Affordable transportation for seniors and mobility-impaired residents of Schenectady County to medical appointments, senior dining centers, and Dayhaven Social Adult Day Services Program.
    1400 Dunnsville Rd., Ste G, Schenectady, NY 12306
    Phone: 518-357-9801   |  Fax: 518-357-2029

Affordable transportation for seniors and mobility-impaired residents of Schenectady County to medical appointments, senior dining center, and Dayhaven Social Adult Day Services Program.