Suffolk County Office for the Aging
Hauppauge: (631) 853-8200 Riverhead (631) 852-1420
The Suffolk County Office for the Aging is the designated Area Agency on Aging under the Older Americans Act. For over 40 years, Suffolk County Office for the Aging has administered federal, state, and county programs for persons 60 years of age and older. Specific goals for the Office are to develop a comprehensive service system designed to assist persons 60 years of age and older in maintaining maximum independence and dignity, to remove barriers to economic and personal independence, and to provide a continuum of care for the vulnerable elderly. Most importantly, Suffolk County Office for the Aging acts as an advocate on behalf of all Suffolk County senior citizens. Contact the Office for information about the many programs and services offered.