Seniors

Claverack Seniors Club

Meetings

Senior meetings take place the 2nd Friday of the Month at the Education Building of the Reformed Dutch Church in Claverack. This is located at 88 Route 9H Claverack. Meetings start at 1:00 PM.

The next meeting of the Claverack Seniors will be held on Friday, October 14th. The refreshment committee is Norma Barnard and Barbara Delameter. For our October meeting, the topic of our program is “Sepsis-Do I Need To Be Concerned, presented by Emily Crimmins, from the Columbia County Department of Health. She will be speaking about Sepsis Awareness.


All are welcome to attend the following scheduled trips:

Oct. 13th Casino /Resort in Catskills $10 8:00am
($25 back in comp & $15 meal voucher)

Non-members pay an additional $10 for trips. Pickups will be made at the AB Shaw Firehouse on Route 23 in Claverack. Payment is due a month before trip date. For information, or to sign up, call Debbie Grau, Trip Director at 518-610-1766.

Membership

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 Claverack Free Library, 629 Route 23B, Claverack, on the second Friday of the month at 1:00 pm.

Dues are payable in January.

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

Dues for 2022 made payable to Town of Claverack Seniors are payable to Alberta Cox, membership chairman in the amount of $5.00 for the year.

The address for general correspondence is:
Claverack Seniors
PO Box 614
Philmont, NY 12565

Services for Seniors

Medical Transportation

Columbia County Healthcare Consortium

This program is designed to provide information regarding healthcare as well as for information about non-emergency medical transportation to Columbia County residents who lack any other means of getting to a medical appointment. For more information:

Phone:  (518) 822-8020  |  website

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.

Phone:  (518) 828-4258  |  website

At the February meeting of the Claverack Seniors, the above pictured officers were installed for the 2022 year by Deputy Supervisor Stephen Hook: (Pictured from left to right): Treasurer Betty Clark, Secretary Linda Guntert, Vice President Sue Harmon, President Terry Guntert and Deputy Supervisor Hook. Absent was Norma Barnard.