Aging in Place (NNORC)

Check out the March 2017 NNORC News:

Neighborhood Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NNORC) helps people aged 60 and over age in place. NNORC staff coordinates services and community resources that help seniors maintain their quality of life and independence, access services, and remain connected to their neighborhoods. By supporting aging in place, NNORC not only helps seniors but contributes to the diversity and stability of their neighborhoods. See NNORC Neighborhood map below. Become a NNORC VIP. Get discounts on social events and day trips and support the Albany NNORC. Print the order form here. Supportive Services Really Help NNORC residents and members can:

  • Work with the NNORC Community Nurse to support their health and wellness goals
  • Participate in exciting social and recreational outings
  • Hire the NNORC Handyman (special rate for paid members) to help with minor home repairs and maintenance (service available to NNORC residents only)

Benefits of Joining NNORC All seniors living within the NNORC service area, and non-residents who join NNORC, will receive a monthly newsletter, which provides useful neighborhood and program information. Becoming a NNORC Neighbor  for $20 per year provides the following additional benefits:

  • Discounts on trips and social events
  • NNORC Resource Guide
  • Free notary service

Seniors Are Connected with Support Health and Wellness

  • Home delivered meals
  • Health care assistance
  • Health screenings
  • Exercise programs
  • Wellness programs
  • Mental health services

Social Enrichment

  • Social outings
  • Cultural events
  • Educational programs

Household Maintenance

  • Housekeeping
  • Repairs and maintenance
  • Home energy savings assessments

Other Benefits

  • Advocacy
  • Information and referral
  • Transportation
  • Shopping assistance
  • Friendly home visits
  • Financial management and paperwork
  • Case management

To learn more about our services or to get involved, please contact us at 518-514-2023 or

NNORC Community Boundaries

NNORC Community Boundary Map

NNORC Community Partners

Catholic Charities

First Congregational Church

New York State Office for the Aging 

Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany

St. Peter’s CHOICES Program

St. Peter’s Home Care

St. Sophia’s Greek Orthodox Church

Senior Services of Albany

Sidney Albert Albany Jewish Community Center

The College of Saint Rose

United Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York

United Way of the Greater Capital Region

University at Albany–School of Social Welfare

  The Albany NNORC is made possible through a grant from the New York State Office for Aging. NYSOFA-Button-1