Information & Assistance
NY Connects is your trusted place to go for free, unbiased information about long term services and supports in New York State for people of all ages or with any type of disability.
- Get information by phone, online, or in person.
- Connect to long term services and supports regardless of diagnosis, age or how you will pay for services.
- Receive guidance and coordination as you go through assessment and eligibility processes.
- Help with completing applications and enrollment in public assistance benefits, such as Medicaid.
Call 607-687-4120 to connect with NY Connects for assistance. Our staff will be glad to assist you!
*Tioga County Resident
Countryside Community Center
9 Sheldon Guile Blvd.
Owego, NY 13827
Hours: Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM – 4:30PM
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Caregiver Corner: Receiving Care
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Home Delivered Meals Cancelled- Tuesday, March 14th
Due to the winter storm, Home Delivered Meals will be cancelled for Tuesday, March 14th. Clients are reminded to use the shelf stable food that has been provided to them. Stay safe and check back for updates.