Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of seniors in the community, directly and indirectly, by providing services, programs, and opportunities to meet their ever changing needs.
The Conkling Center's On The Go transportation program offers seniors aged 55+ a convenient and accessible source of transportation to and from various destinations. Banks, barbers, grocery stores, hair dressers, medical appointments, pharmacies, restaurants, and various other places within a 25 mile radius of Glens Falls are available free of charge or with your choice of a donation.
The Conkling Center offers a variety of ongoing programs to help support seniors in Glens Falls and surrounding areas. The Ice Melt program distributes free ice melt for seniors to help prevent injuries during hazardous winter conditions. The annual Aging Well Forum provides training, education, and information for seniors and those who care for and about them, including guest speakers and special events.
The Post-Star is accepting nominations for its second annual Shining Stars Awards. The awards program objective is to recognize community members who are 65 years old or older who have contributed significantly to their community in any field. .
The awards program objective is to recognize community members who are 65 years old or older who have contributed…
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