Let's help flatten the curve
we're all in this together
County Office for the Aging
Tompkins County Office for the Aging
(COFA) has put together a comprehensive list of resources for older adults from how to avoid scams to setting up Instacart to beating social isolation.
COFA COVID-19 Resources Page
Mutual Aid Tompkins
Facebook group with a multitude of resources. Of special interest may be this document
on staying connected with older adults during COVID-19.
Facebook Public Group
Radio is Back
Fridays 2:00-3:00 PM, WBDY 99.5 FM
Tune in to hear old-time radio show clips with interactive questions. A special guest will join each week to share a story or two
More info on the Radio Hour
More on the Memory Maker Project
CDC's recommendations on cloth face coverings
Need masks or want to sew some?
Ithaca Mask Makers
Bryant Avenue Mask Makers
So Sew Many
Cayuga Health System
More info on
local sewing groups
No mask? Make your own face covering
Senior Shopping Hours
Many stores around Ithaca have special
shopping hours for seniors
. They are subject to change so best to call before you head out.
Mutual Aid Tompkins also has
posted a document
with senior shopping hours.
We've been updating our COVID-19
, so check back to see what's new since you last heard from us.
There's general information and some that is specific to older adults.
slow the spread * flatten the curve
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