SARATOGA COUNTY ANNOUNCES 38TH ANNUAL SENIOR LUNCHEON TICKETS ON SALE NOW
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y.– Saratoga County Department of Aging and Youth Services today announced tickets are on sale for its 38th Annual Senior Luncheon. The Senior Luncheon will be held on Friday, May 6th from 11AM to 3PM at the Saratoga Springs City Center.
Tickets to attend the luncheon are $4 each and must be purchased in advance. Tickets are available on a first come first serve basis at the County’s Department of Aging and Youth Services and various senior centers throughout Saratoga County.
This year’s theme is The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Seniors are encouraged to join the Department for music, door prizes, raffles and a festive lunch. The menu includes Auntie Em’s Fried Chicken, Emerald City Green Beans, Scarecrow Coleslaw, Toto Potato Salad, Yellow Brick Road Cornbread, Great and Powerful Cheesecake and Witches Brew.
For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact Saratoga County Department of Aging and Youth Services at 518-884-4100.
SARATOGA COUNTY SEEKS VOLUNTEERS TO DELIVER MEALS TO HOMEBOUND SENIORS
Immediate need for service to Ballston Spa, South Glens Falls, Wilton, Hadley, Schuylerville, Greenfield
BALLSTON SPA, NY -- The Saratoga County Department of Aging and Youth Services is seeking volunteers to deliver meals to homebound seniors in the following areas: Ballston Spa, South Glens Falls, Wilton, Hadley, Schuylerville, and Greenfield.
This important program helps many seniors, age 60 and older, remain independent in their homes by providing them with a nutritious ready-to-eat lunch each weekday.
Meals are picked up at 11AM and delivered until 1PM. Volunteers’ schedules are flexible to meet their availability.
To become a volunteer, individuals must submit paperwork, including references, to the Saratoga County Department of Aging and Youth Services. Volunteers must have a valid driver license and their own vehicle. Training and orientation are provided to all volunteers.
Being a volunteer for this program is a gratifying experience as seniors look forward to seeing a friendly face with their meals.
Those interested in becoming a volunteer may call Carly at The Department of Aging and Youth Services at 518-363-4020 for details.
Saratoga County Office for the Aging Information
The Saratoga County Board of Supervisors and the Office for the Aging are committed to assisting our older citizens to remain in their homes and to actively participate in family and community life.
The Saratoga County Office for the Aging provides services for seniors throughout the County of Saratoga. These services create opportunities for active older people and meet the needs of those at risk of losing their independence. Older people have access to information and referral services, transportation, job and volunteer opportunities, senior center and day care center programs, congregate and home delivered meals as well as case management and in-home services.
The office is located in the County Services Building at 152 West High Street, Ballston Spa NY. The phone number is 518-884-4100. The fax number for the office is 518-884-4104. Hours: 9 am – 5 pm Monday – Friday Sandra Cross, Director General Inquiries – Email
Visit their FaceBook page at: www.facebook.com/SaratogaCountyOFA/