Search

Organization

NYC Department for the Aging

New York, NY
Joined in October 2014

About Us

The New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA) is the largest Area Agency on Aging (AAA) in the United States with more than 35 years of experience addressing the needs of older New Yorkers. Among DFTA's functions are: overseeing and supporting a network of senior centers, case management agencies, and home delivered meal providers; managing contracts with providers that offer these core services as well as other DFTA-funded programs such as Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities and elder abuse prevention initiatives; conducting innovative research and evaluating programs that serve New York's older adult population; conducting legislative advocacy; and educating the public about aging issues.

The New York City Department for the Aging (DFTA) is the largest Area Agency on Aging (AAA) in the United States with more than 35 years of experience addressing the needs of older New Yorkers. Among DFTA's functions are: overseeing and supporting…

Issue Areas Include

  • Civic Engagement
  • Health & Medicine
  • Volunteering

Location & Contact

Current listings by NYC Department for the Aging

Volunteer +LocationDate Posted
Aging Connect Volunteer OpportunitiesNew York, NYSeptember 15, 2020

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite organizations and get email alerts when new ones are posted.