is NY Connects?
The Delaware County NY Connects: Choices
for Long Term Care is a free information
and assistance service that is available
to older adults, individuals with
disabilities, and their families and
caregivers, to help make informed
decisions about long term services and
NY Connects is a trusted place that
gives you information about available
options, whether you are paying for
services yourself, through insurance, or
are eligible for a government program.
What are Long Term Services and
Long term services and supports (also
known as long term care) includes a
range of services and supports that can
help people of all ages remain
independent in their daily living.
Long term services and supports are both
medical and non-medical services that
help to maintain or improve daily
functioning and health. Services can be
provided at home, in community-based
settings such as a senior center,
community center or day program, or
residential settings such as assisted
living, or nursing homes.
Who does NY Connects serve?
Anyone who needs information on long
term services and supports is able to
access NY Connects, such as:
NY Connects helps individuals and families
make informed choices about what services
and supports will meet the individual’s
needs and preferences. Available options are
presented and discussed to allow personal
choice and decision making.
Help with Linking to Care
NY Connects is able to help link individuals
to available long term services and
For more information, or to learn about long
term services and supports (including those
listed in this directory),
please contact NY Connects at:
6 Court Street
Delhi NY 13753
Phone: (607) 832-5750 Fax: (607) 832-6050
for Delaware County NY Connects Resource