Errand Running/Shopping Assistance

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    Taxonomy Code: PH-3300.1800

    Programs that offer the services of individuals who are available to make short trips to purchase groceries, pick up prescriptions, withdraw or deposit money in the bank, drop off or retrieve laundry and do other small tasks for older adults, people with disabilities and other individuals who cannot leave their homes or are otherwise unable or prefer not to perform these tasks for themselves.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    EISEP (EXPANDED IN-HOME SERVICES FOR THE ELDERLY)Provides light housekeeping, laundry, food shopping, errands for seniors who live in the Town of Islip and are 60 years and over. Must contact Suffolk County Office for the Aging.SuffolkSENIOR CITIZENS SERVICESTOWN OF ISLIP
    EXPANDED IN-HOME SERVICES FOR ELDERLY PROGRAMServices include light housekeeping, laundry and shopping for the frail elderly.SuffolkSENIOR CITIZENS DEPARTMENTTOWN OF SMITHTOWN
    EXPANDED IN-HOME SERVICES FOR THE ELDERLY (EISEP)Provides aides to do light general cleaning,shopping assistance, and run errands for persons age 60 and above who are incapable of maintaining their homes due to illness, handicap, or absence of caretaker relatives. Priority given to frail, minority, handicapped, or isolated as identified by the state. Seniors eligible for or receiving similar services under another government funded program are not eligible.SuffolkHOUSING AND HUMAN SERVICES-SENIOR CITIZEN DIVISIONTOWN OF BROOKHAVEN
    EXPANDED IN HOME SERVICES FOR THE ELDERLY PROGRAM AND HELPING HANDS PROGRAMSouthampton Town provides services through the Dominican Sisters Family Health Services. These are programs that provide services for seniors who need assistance with cleaning, shopping, laundry, errands, and friendly visiting.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES-SENIOR SERVICESTOWN OF SOUTHAMPTON
    FAITH IN ACTIONProvides reassurance calls, and shopping assistance to residents of Islip Township who are chronically ill, disabled frail elderly or victims of domestic violence. Food Pantry is also available for those in need. Call for appointment.SuffolkFAITH IN ACTIONPRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF ISLIP
    HANDS ON HUNTINGTONProgram assists seniors 60 years and over to remain in their own homes after retirement. Services offered: healthcare monitoring and screenings, connections to benefits and services, home maintenance assistance and minor repairs, counseling, case management and service coordination, and nutrition assistance, as well as social and recreational opportunities.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICESTOWN OF HUNTINGTON
    HANDS ON HUNTINGTON NNORCProgram assists seniors 60 years and over to remain in their own homes after retirement. Residents are provided with case management, information and referral, volunteer services, and medical case management and must live in the catchment area which is a census track in the Greenlawn area and include some sections of Greenlawn, E. Northport and Huntington. Call for an appointment.SuffolkHANDS ON HUNTINGTON NNORCSUFFOLK Y-JCC
    HOME COMPANION SERVICES OF NEW YORK, INC.Provides companionship and non-medical support services to those struggling with the challenges of aging and/or medical impairment. Support services include meal preparation, light housekeeping, transportation to activities and appointments, shopping, errands, escort for walks and family gatherings and attention to well being. Companions are available hourly, weekly, overnight or on a live-in basis. Affiliated with Access Home Care, Inc.SuffolkHOME COMPANION SERVICES OF NEW YORK, INC.HOME COMPANION SERVICES OF NEW YORK, INC.
    OYSTER BAY SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERProvides programmed activities and services for participants from the Villages of Oyster Bay, East Norwich, Bayville, Locust Valley, Brookville, Oyster Bay Cove, Mill Neck, Muttontown, Matinecock and the surrounding area who are 60 years and older. Activities and services include comprehensive social services, health screening and assessment, meals, food pantry if eligible, used clothing shop, transportation, medical transportation, referral of home care workers, fitness and exercise classes, exercise equipment work-outs, computer classes and five times weekly adult day service program for frail elderly. Seniors can become involved in advocacy issues, bible study, bingo, dances, nutrition counseling, trips and tours, volunteer opportunities and receive information about and referral to other services. Senior Center lunch is served Monday through Friday. Adult day service is provided Monday through Friday.NassauOYSTER BAY SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERTHE LIFE ENRICHMENT CENTER AT OYSTER BAY
    PARISH SOCIAL MINISTRYProvides a variety of emergency services for food, clothing, financial assistance, shelter, and job information. Other services are Bereavement Support Groups Divorce/Separation Support Group Home Visits, chores, and phone visits to homebound Lend-A-Helping Hand for women with breast cancer Lending services of medical items (i.e. wheelchairs, walkers, etc.) Meals on Wheels Senior Citizen Services information Thanksgiving Ministry Thrift Store Transportation to and from medical appointments and personal needs (a van with a lift is also available). Bagels and Bingo is a monthly program to bring homebound seniors out to the Parish Center in cooperation with the Rosemary Kennedy BOCES School. Call Ministry's coordinator for further information regarding all services.NassauPARISH SOCIAL MINISTRYST. FRANCES DE CHANTAL ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
    PARISH SOCIAL MINISTRY-OUTREACHAs a Parish Outreach Center, provides a variety of concrete emergency services, such as bereavement support group for loss of a child, food pantry, home delivered meals, clothing, limited financial assistance, holiday baskets and gifts, transportation, shopping, budgeting, employment advocacy, and basic needs for living, ie furniture to community members living within parish boundaries. Check with parish coordinator for details.SuffolkPARISH SOCIAL MINISTRY-OUTREACHST. THOMAS MORE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
    PROGRAMS FOR THE AGING-IN HOME SERVICESHome-aid provides assistance with light housekeeping, errands and shopping for home-bound elderly who are unable to perform these tasks themselves. Assessment and case management are provided. Self-referrals accepted.SuffolkDEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICESTOWN OF EAST HAMPTON
    TRANSPORTATIONProvides a 14 passenger DBSC bus to take local senior citizens to and from the senior center, and on scheduled excursions. Transportation to and from routine medical and dental appointments can be scheduled by calling one week in advance. Coordinates supermarket transportation on Wednesdays after lunch.NassauTRANSPORTATIONTHE LIFE ENRICHMENT CENTER AT OYSTER BAY
    UNITED HOME SERVICESOffers frail and handicapped older adults a discounted membership-based home maintenance program providing skilled tradesmen to make necessary repairs. Also offers personal care services such as grocery shopping and errand completion. All work is guaranteed by United Home Services.NassauUNITED HOME SERVICESUNITED ADULT MINISTRIES
    VETERANS PROGRAMAssists veterans or the surviving spouse of a veteran with financial aid through the VA to help pay for non-medical home care services, such as light housekeeping, errand running, and meal preparation. Call for more information.SuffolkVETERANS PROGRAMFAMILY FIRST HOME COMPANIONS, LLC.

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