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Not-for-Profits, Organizations Continuing to Serve Those in Need During Crisis

site logoAnti-Body Testing: Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is expanding its antibody testing program.  Beginning May 18, COVID-19 antibody testing for the public is available by appointment at the Westchester County Center in White Plains, NY.

 

 

ITAV It Takes A Village (ITAV) has created a comprehensive resource guide for assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Available versions include English Standard Print, Large Print, and Spanish.

 

 

 

Consumer Financial Protection BureauConsumer Financial Protection Bureau--Mortgage and housing assistance during the coronavirus national emergency. If you're concerned about how to pay your mortgage or rent due to the coronavirus national emergency, read on for information on what to do now, and what your options are for mortgage and rent payment relief.

 

 

 

Onward Recovery: A Recovery Community and Outreach Center that is safe, welcoming and alcohol/drug-free for any member of the community. Visit http://onwardrecovery.org/

 

 

 

 

 

Lighthouse Guild

Living with vision loss is challenging. With the help of the Lighthouse Guild Tele-Support group, you don’t have to face it alone! You can join our meetings from the comfort and convenience of your home by phone or online. Visit: https://www.lighthouseguild.org/patients-families/tele-support-services/tele-support-for-adults/

 

 

New Yorkers with Disabilities Critical Needs Survey: The New Your State Independent Living Council needs your assistance to get a robust response to a Coronavirus-related critical needs survey from those living with disabilities in New York State.  Results will help service providers like the New York State Independent Living Council and others in getting the right assistance to the people who need it most.  (If the person with a disability is unable to complete the survey, please direct it to someone who can do so on their behalf). Responses are needed by May 15.

 

The Senior Benefits Information Center (SBIC) wiki page has provided a list of Coronavirus resources for seniors, and it is available in Large Print format for downloading.

 

 

 

 

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A special message from our Recreation Department, calling all families! Sleepy Hollow Recreation Supports our Local Heros! Help us spread positivity and more! SH Rec Supports Local Heroes.

 

 

Comprehensive Resource Guide.The Center for Aging in Place offers this informal senior services/referral directory and online resources for Westchester County amid the COVID-19 pandemic, with thanks for the help of DOROT Westchester, RSVP of Westchester, Volunteer New York! and Nonprofit Westchester.

 

 

 

IRS says no action needed by most people to receive coronavirus ...

Information on the Coronavirus Tax Relief and Economic Impact Payments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Official Website of New York State

The New York State website is continuing to provide up-to-date information about the Coronavirus and the state shutdown.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Scammers are taking advantage of fears surrounding the Coronavirus. Here's what the Federal Trade Commission suggests doing to avoid them. They even created a Bingo sheet to help spot them.

 

There's also information for small businesses to get financial relief information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Food Pantries/​Food Dis­tri­b­u­tion:

 

On the Line Food Distribution - Friday, April 17 at 12 pm near Losee Park Tarrytown
https://www.tarrytowngov.com/home/news/food-distribution-friday-april-17-2020-12pm

 

Feeding Westchester’s mission is to end hunger in Westchester.  We source and distribute food and other resources to towns across Westchester, helping to ensure that none of our neighbors are hungry: www.feedingwestchester.org

 

Community Food Pantryof Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown provides food to the hungry in Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown, proportional to family size:  www.communityfoodpantryshtt.org

 

The Pub­lic Schools of the Tar­ry­towns are of­fer­ing stu­dent food dis­tri­b­u­tion. Break­fast and lunch “grab and go” pickup be­gins for all school and preschool age stu­dents who re­side in the Dis­trict. This will oc­cur Mon­day through Fri­day, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in front of Sleepy Hol­low Mid­dle School.

 

Dobbs Ferry Food Pantry works out of South Pres­by­ter­ian Church and co­or­di­nates with Cabrini and Mid­night Run: www.foodpantry.org

 

Team Rubicon  is currently serving in communities across the country by providing assistance such as delivery service for food-insecure populations. An on-site at Feeding Westchester in Elmsford, the group helps to ensure the at-risk community receives meals: www.teamrubiconusa.org

 

Pub­lic Health:

Westch­ester County De­part­ment of Health Coro­n­avirus Hot­line: (914) 813-5159 . For de­tails about the coro­n­avirus and how it may af­fect your area, you can call the num­ber above, Mon.-Fri. and (914) 813-5000, af­ter hours.

 

Open Door Fam­ily Med­ical Cen­ters: www.opendoormedical.org

 

 

New York Blood Cen­ter (NYBC) is ex­tend­ing open hours at its donor cen­ters and urg­ing healthy donors to make ap­point­ments to help main­tain the re­gion’s blood sup­ply at this crit­i­cal time: www.nybloodcenter.org

 

Mental Health:

Fam­ily Ser­vices of Westch­ester is gear­ing up to con­duct re­mote coun­sel­ing via phone and video­con­fer­enc­ing, for which they will need fund­ing: www.fsw.org

 

Child Mind Institute | Parenting Articles | PBS KIDS for ParentsThe Child Mind Institute is an independent nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. Learn how they are supporting families during the Covid 19 crisis: https://childmind.org/coping-during-covid-19-resources-for-parents/

 

Le­gal Ser­vices:

 

Pace Law Cen­ter de­fends against do­mes­tic abuse, which is a prob­lem when fam­i­lies are shut in. www.law.pace.edu/wjc

 

 

 

My Sis­ters' Place: www.mspny.org.

 

 

 

 

Hope's Door: www.hopesdoor.org

 

 

 

Le­gal Ser­vices of the Hud­son Val­ley: www.lshv.org

 

 

 

Le­gal Aid So­ci­ety of Westch­esterhttps://www.nyconnects.ny.gov/providers/legal-aid-society-of-westchester-sofa-ag-410476

 

 

Trans­porta­tion/​Shop­ping:

 

TaSH Plan:  Contactless Drive-Through - Starting April 11th 9-12pm. 

http://tashfarmersmarket.org/  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It Takes A Vil­lage (ITAV) will pro­vide trans­porta­tion ser­vices as long as vol­un­teers are avail­able. 

 

 

 

C-Town Su­per­mar­ket – 114 North Broad­way Tar­ry­town, 914-332-7400

Stop & Shop – 610 White Plains Road Tar­ry­town, 914-631-8566

CVS Phar­macy – 51 North Broad­way Tar­ry­town, 914-631-7266

 

How You Can Help:

Find out how to donate blood at:

https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/drive-results?zipSponsor=10591

 

The Rotary Club: The Rotary Club is raising funds for the Phelps Meal Train providing meals to First Responders who are working long hours helping to protect our community. The Rotary is accepting donations of any size to purchase meals from local restaurants. This supports the Phelps staff and helps our restaurants. For more information about MealTrain, please visit  http://www.tarrytownrotary.org/

United Way: The United Way is administering grants via the Bendheim Emergency Fund. Applications for grants up to $5000 are due by April 15. Here is a link for more information: https://www.uwwp.org/coronavirus-response-grant/

The Surgeon General Demonstrates How to Make a Simple Face Mask in the Youtube Link below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PI1GxNjAjlw

Surgeon General Covid-19:  Five Things You Should Know about Household Cleaning in link below.

https://www.youtube.com/embed/dgW7-0IOqKM

 

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