Get Involved

Here are some ways that you can get involved:

  • Join an Age-Friendly Community committee
  • Become a trained instructor for a program that helps people be as healthy as possible while they age
  • Visit older adults who are home-bound
  • Drive older adults who need transportation to medical appointments or to get groceries
  • Help older adults who need minor home repairs
  • Become a trained health insurance counselor to help people with Medicare decisions and enrollments
  • Help to greet people and serve meals at a Department of Aging meal site

To find out how we can help you, call the Chemung County Department of Aging and Long Term Care at (607) 737-5520.  To volunteer in Chemung County, contact the Chemung Volunteer Action Corps at (607) 734-4161.