Friendly "Visiting"

  • Office for Aging will make friendly visits over the phone. If you know someone please call 607-778-2411
  • Bandalier is offering a social impact program “Corona Companions”, register online for 30 minutes and a team member will call to talk with you. 
  • Catholic Charities 
    • Good Morning Broome (GMB) is a free telephone reassurance program for seniors and disabled adults in Broome County who live alone and would like to receive a daily phone call for a wellness check and social connection. Registered participants receive a telephone call Monday thru Friday between 8:00 am and 10:00 am from an RSVP volunteer. 
    • Good Afternoon Broome (GAB) is a new program through RSVP/Catholic Charities where a daily check in call is provided by volunteers in the afternoon instead of the morning. 
  • Quarantine Buddy offers a matching service to help combat loneliness and isolation
    • go to this website
    • fill out a profile and answer some questions and you will be matched with someone with similar interests.