All Office for the Aging inquiries should be made by phone at 315-253-1226 or by e-mail. While our office is open to the public, we recommend that you call or e-mail to schedule an appointment so we can make sure the most qualified staff person is available to meet with you. Many questions can be answered by phone or e-mail, and we are happy to snail mail informational materials to you.
The Cayuga County Senior Nutrition Program offers congregate dining for those over 60 at Schwartz Towers, Stryker Homes, and the Boyle Center 5 days a week. Meals on Wheels are delivered to those in Cayuga County that are eligible for that service. Please call 315-253-1550 for more information.
Contributions can now be made to the Senior Nutrition Program via the following link: www.govpaynow.com/gps/user/cyg/plc/a0030k . There is a very small service charge for making an online contribution and the donor will need to specify ‘Cayuga County Senior Nutrition Program’ or ‘Cayuga County Meals on Wheels’ in the payment description. If you have any questions about this please reach out to us at 315-253-1550.
The office continues to provide contracted aide service and case management services for clients and is accepting referrals for those 60 and over who need help in the home and meet program eligibility.
The NY Connects program provides free, unbiased information about long term care services and supports for people of all ages and income levels. Our goal is to help individuals live as independently as possible while meeting the medical, social and functional needs that arise from aging or disability. For NYCONNECTS long term care options counseling and benefits eligibility assistance call 315-253-1226.
Browse our programs and services in the blue menu to the left. Click the + sign to expand the categories. As always, please call or email us if you have any questions or need more information. You will be referred to the appropriate staff person to address your inquiry.