Seniors Needing Help: Call Town Hall

If you’re a senior without a support network and you’re unable to get essential needs, including food or medicine call the Town Hall Helpline at 876-3409 Ext #3

Town Staff is answering messages Monday – Friday 9-4pm

Seniors Needing Transportation: Contact Friends of Seniors

Friends of Seniors provides non-emergency transportation for frail, elderly to medical appointments in Dutchess County. Drivers available from 5:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday.


Local Food Pantries

There are two local food pantries ready to serve you. No questions asked. No ID required.

Other Food Support

Contact: Meals on Wheels delivers low-cost meals
ph: 845-229-5896

Office of the Aging Hotline
ph: 845-475-3511

COVID 19 Testing

New York State continues to increase testing capacity for COVID-19 on a daily basis. The guidance below enables New York State to prioritize resources to meet the public health need. Individuals who have questions regarding eligibility or access for testing should call the New York State COVID-19 Hotline at 1-888-364-3065 or visit the NYSDOH website

COVID 19 Testing

Northern Dutchess Community Action
44 East Market Street Red Hook, NY 12571
Phone: 845-876-1611
Fax: 800-872-3165

This location is open on Monday-Wednesday and Fridays, from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. If you need immediate assistance call our main line at 845-452-5104 ext 220.

Hudson River Housing emergency fund app

As the initial weeks of COVID-19 have turned into months, and an increasingly uncertain future, we remain committed to meeting the immediate needs of households facing housing insecurity, and developing strategies to ensure long-term housing affordability across our region.

Dutchess CAP for rent and utility assistance and more

CAP DC Food Pantries are located at our Community & Family Development Centers

Columbia County Sanctuary Movement

A Mano Fund-Emergency Financial assistance

CCSM organizes with immigrants and allies to collectively support, empower and defend our communities.

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