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New York Foundation for Senior Citizens
Home Sharing Program



Address:11 Park Place, Suite 1416 New York NY 10007-2801
Telephone(s):212-962-7559
Fax:212-227-2952
E-mail:nyfscinc@aol.com
World Wide Web: http://www.nyfsc.org/services/home_sharing.html


Description:

The Foundation's free Home Sharing Program helps link adult "hosts" with extra bedrooms in their homes or apartments with appropriate adult "guests" to share their space. One of the matchmates must be age 60 or over. The program also serves adult "hosts" age 55 and over, who are interested in sharing with developmentally disabled adult "guests" capable of independent living.




Hours:

Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


Eligibility Requirements:

60+ for hosts; 18+ for guests.


Admission Requirements/Documents:

Intake, interview. / Three references on professional letterhead.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Free.


Services Offered:Housing Counseling
Target Groups(By Need):Older Adults