February is Heart Health Month

January 23, 2018

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Show your heart a little extra TLC this February.  Small lifestyle changes can yield big benefits that will keep that vital organ healthy and happy. Get Physical: Make a plan to include some physical activity each and every day.  Don’t worry about going to a gym—even 10 minutes of movement several times a day helps.  …Read More

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Senior Property Owners: Claim your exemptions by March 1, 2018

January 23, 2018

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Last month, the City of Albany’s Department of Assessment mailed out the ENHANCED STAR EXEMPTION RENEWAL application to all city of Albany homeowners age 65 and older. The application included a very important letter. Thanks to resourceful NNORC resident (and Irish set dancer extraordinaire) Leslie Dykeman, NNORC obtained a copy of the letter. The following highlights some …Read More

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Bach Library and Albany NNORC Deliver Books to Homebound Seniors

November 14, 2017

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  Your Albany NNORC and The John J. Bach Branch of the Albany Public Library are pleased to announce the launch of Library Links, a library materials delivery service for seniors living in our neighborhood.  Through this program, library materials can be delivered to NNORC residents who are permanently or temporarily homebound due to disability …Read More

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Reap the Benefits and Rewards of Living in the Albany NNORC

November 13, 2017

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NNORC Community Boundary Map

  The New York State Office on Aging recognizes the importance of seniors aging in the comfort of their own community and funds a variety of supportive services in an area referred to as the Albany NNORC. What is a NNORC? It’s a Neighborhood Naturally Occurring Retirement Community that has been identified as having a …Read More

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Jewish World News Helps Spread the Word to Recruit Volunteer Drivers.

July 12, 2017

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Check out the latest edition of the Jewish World. Project 5 is highlighted in a recent article titled “Stir-crazy seniors need your help to get them where they want to go! Project 5 seeks drivers”. Make sure to click the link below for the full story. http://jewishworldnews.org/stir-crazy-seniors-need-your-help-to-get-them-where-they-want-to-go-project-5-seeks-drivers/

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