Rockland County Office for the Aging NY Connects  845-364-3444
The purpose of the NY Connects is to aid Rockland residents and their caregivers in finding assistance for their long-term care needs as quickly as possible.  NY Connects provides information and assistance for:

  • Non-Medical Personal Care Assistance
  • Additional Help in the Home
  • Day Care Programs
  • Caregiver Resources
  • Home Delivered Meals (kosher and non-kosher)
  • Transportation Options
  • Housing Options
  • Socialization
  • Support Groups
  • Legal Assistance
  • Tax Aide Program
  • Telephone Reassurance
  • Other Special Services

Other Resources

TRIAD of Rockland County - Reducing Crimes Against Seniors  845-638-5582
TRIAD Program is intended to educate and enhance crime prevention services for the elderly.

Life Insurance Settlement Association  407-894-3797
Preventing life settlements fraud in the state of New York.

Visually Impaired  845-574-4950
Case management, orientation and mobility training by the Association for Visually Impaired.

Golden Park Program
Through the Golden Park Program, obtain free access on weekdays to New York State parks and arboretums for those 62 and older just by showing a valid New York State drivers license or non-driver's ID card.

America the Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass
Lifetime pass, for U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are 62 years or older, that provides access to Federal recreation sites. This $10 lifetime "Senior Pass" has replaced the "Golden Age Passport" and may be obtained from any National Park Service facility that charges a fee.  For more information, or to obtain a pass by mail, visit the America The Beautiful website.

Pet Care Services
HVDogS is an organization that low-income senior dog owners can turn to for assistance with their pet care needs.  Contact Hudson Valley Dog Sanctuary at 917-975-9864 or