With just one phone call to At Home's resource center, staffed by our Executive Director, Elaine Weingarten and trained volunteers, members can be connected to a vast array of information and referrals customized to fit their particular needs.
Our core benefit and service areas cover: transportation; social, cultural and educational programs; access to home maintenance and repair professionals. Some of these services will be provided at no charge when volunteers are available. Otherwise, sevices will be available at discounted rates by using our preferred providers. All services provided by At Home are designed and coordinated to empower members and support their wellness, independence and vitality. By calling 914-899-3150, members will be treated with respect and receive the response and referrals they need.
Our in-person services are temporarily suspended.
Our social programs are being conducted online.
Members receive twice-weekly friendly phone check-ins.
Volunteers are available to do shopping and run other essential errands.
Members must arrange to pay volunteers directly for items purchased at the time of delivery or before.
All safety protocols are being strictly followed by volunteers who shop and deliver.
Help with transportationRides are arranged for medical/dental appointments, grocery stores and other errands. Our transportation is available Mondays through Fridays, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. In addition to Larchmont and Mamaroneck, our service area for transportation also includes White Plains, Harrison, Rye, New Rochelle and Greenwich. We provide up to two round-trip rides per member per week.
Social, cultural, wellness and educational programsTwice per month presentations with refreshments and speakers on topics of general interest. Other activities include: weekly exercise classes, courses, lectures and concerts- some at reduced rates, group trips, FREE annual membership in the Larchmont-Mamaroneck Senior Center, web site access for information, news and lists of events.
Home chore and handyman helpHouse, plant and pet sitting, dog walking, small repairs from changing light bulbs to fixing a leaky faucet
Discounts and preferential ratesFrom trusted local merchants and service providers
Referrals to social service and continuing care agenciesInformation and one-on-one Medicare counseling; choices from a health/wellness profgrams in the community
Routine phone checksReceive phone calls for social connection as well as an inquiry for assistance
Friendly VisitsOn the occasions that you are unable to get out of the house but still in the mood for company, we can arrange for a friendly volunteer to visit with you at home.
Technology assistanceFor computers, iPads, cell phones and more
Patient AdvocatesWhen requested, trained volunteer Patient Advocates are available to accompany you to medical appointments to serve as an additional "set of ears" during consultations with doctors. After the appointment advocates will type detailed summaries and, if desired, provide copies for family members.
Volunteer opportunities for neighbors helping neighborsJoin our transportation corps, handle office phones, help with our newsletters, make home visits, organize events and trips or join one of our ongoing committees