Claverack Seniors Club
There will be a change in time and venue for the February meeting of the Claverack Seniors, which will be at Pine Haven at 11 AM on February 10. The group will meet the new administrator. Following a brief meeting a Valentine lunch will be served. As with all of the senior meetings, when inclement weather causes Taconic Hills schools to be closed, delayed, or closed early, the meeting will be held the following Friday at the same time and place.
The following committees have been appointed: Sunshine-Arlene Dingman, Programs-Sylvia Schaummann with Ellie Esselstyn, Membership-Alberta Cox, Dark Horse-Margaret Reese with Betty Foss. Publicity-Joyce Pratt, Picnic-Linda and Terry Guntert, Christmas Party-Pearl and Lyle Mossman, Trip Director and Treasurer-Ed Jacklin.
Dues for 2017 are due to Membership Chairman Alberta Cox.
New members are welcome. In order to join, a person must be 55 years or older and be a resident of Town of Claverack. Meetings are at the Town Justice Building, Route 217, Mellenville, on the second Friday of the month at 1 PM.
In inclement weather, meetings are canceled when Taconic Hills school is closed, delayed, or early dismissal. Should this occur the meeting will be held the following Friday.
Dues for the 2017 year were due by February 1 and should be paid right away if not done. Checks payable to Alberta Cox, membership chairman in the amount of $5.00 for the year.
The address for general correspondence is:
Services for Seniors
Columbia County Healthcare Consortium
This program is designed to provide non-emergency medical transportation to Columbia County residents who lack any other means of getting to a medical appointment. For more information:
Additional transportation options
For additional transportation options, please view the Columbia County Healthcare Consortium's website.
Columbia County Office for the Aging
The Office for the Aging serves as the focal point in Columbia County for matters related to aging. Through advocacy, services and planning and coordination, the Office for the Aging addresses the priority needs of older residents in Columbia County. The website below highlights services that encompass a range of community based and home care services. The website also includes links to a number of organizations and agencies that provide resources and services to seniors.