The families we serve...

are the true heroes in the struggle to overcome poverty and despair in our communities


COVID-19 Resources

New York State Emotional Support Helpline: 1.844.863.9314 (8AM-10PM, 7 days a week)

Summary of Community Supports (nutrition, education, delivery service, pets, etc)

Office for the Aging - Assistance for Elderly (Home delivered meals, Well-check Calls, Grocery shopping, Prescription pick up and more): 607.547.4232 or 607.432.9041


Community Referrals (24/7)

211 - Susquehanna River Region: 24 hour/7 day a week referral service serving Otsego and surrounding counties. Call 2-1-1 or 1.800.901.2180


Big Buddy Program

The Big Buddy Program of Delaware Opportunities is seeking Big Buddies in Otsego and Delaware Counties. Big Buddies are at least 18 and recruited to act as a “big brother” or “big sister” to a child, age 5-14, in their community. Big Buddies provide guidance, support, encouragement and boost self-esteem giving their Little Buddies the tools they need to succeed in life.  For more information, download the flyer.  To refer a child, download an application.



Free Tax Preparation: and Volunteer Tax Preparers

Clearpoint Credit Counseling Solutions

"My Benefits" New York State Service Eligibility Calculator 


Childhood Education

Find a Child Care Provider


Healthy Kids: Resources for Parents 

Healthy Games and Activities for Kids

The Mouth Monsters

Mouth Healthy Kids



Mayrose Apartments Housing Application

Oneonta Heights Housing Applications

College Guide for Homeless Students

Manufactured Home Tenant's Rights

Tenants Rights in New York State

Foreclosure Delay and Prevention (Legal Aid Society of Mid-NY)



Holiday Food Baskets/Holiday Meals & Delivery Programs 

Hunger Coalition of Otsego County: Food and Nutrition Resources 

Eat Right

My Plate



A&D Transportation Services: Taxi, airport, and non-emergency medical transportation.  Serves Central New York and the Southern Tier.  Call 607.433.1726

Medical Answering Services (MAS): Medicaid transportation. Otsego County residents, call 866.333.1030.  Phone numbers for other counties are listed on the MAS website.

Mobility Management of South Central New York: Medical transportation (non-Medicaid appointments).  Call 855.373.4040.

Oneonta Public Transit (OPT): Bus transportation in/around Oneonta and to Cooperstown.

Otsego Express (Gus The Bus): Bus transportation throughout Otsego County.