“Friends of Seniors of Dutchess County Corp.” just expanded their services to Northern Dutchess County (Rhinebeck, Red Hook & Milan).
They provide free basic support services to seniors, including non-emergency medical transportation, grocery shopping (if client has not other means to get food), visiting, respite for primary caregivers and telephone reassurance. Volunteers drive their own cars to take seniors to their medical appointments and to the supermarket.
For more information about the program, you can visit their website atwww.friendsofseniors.biz. If you know someone who is need of services or interested in volunteering, please call 845-485-1277.