SENIOR COMPANION PROGRAM

NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES-HAUPPAUGE

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides and opportunity for seniors to serve as companions to developmentally disabled adults ages 21 and older. Offers a small stipend for low income seniors who act as role models and advocates Seniors must have a medical release, be free from critical illness, have a tuberculin test and must be low income.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Call for information
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Ben Calderone
Contact's Position Coordinator
Physical Site Address 1 45 Mall Drive, Suite 1
Physical Site City, State, Zip Commack, NY 11725-5700
Mailing Address 1 45 Mall Drive Suite 1
Mailing City, State, Zip Commack, NY 11725-5700
Main Phone (631)493-1753
Web Address www.opwdd.ny.gov
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateAug18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (OPWDD)
Affiliated Program: NEW YORK STATE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES-HAUPPAUGE
This Service: SENIOR COMPANION PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Advocacy (FP-0500)
Companionship (PH-1400)
Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)
Intellectual Disabilities (YF-1800.5000)