Fulton County Office for Aging 19 North William Street, Johnstown, NY 12095
Andrea Fettinger, Director
 
Telephone: (518)736-5650 - Fax: (518)762-0698 - E-mail: fcofa@co.fulton.ny.us - Website: www.fcofa.org

IMPORTANT!

Effective Monday, March 23, 2020,
pursuant to Emergency Order from the Fulton Co. Board of Supervisors, the Fulton Co. Office for Aging will be closed to Visitors/Walk-in customers until Tuesday, March 31, 2020 or otherwise directed.

If you need assistance, please
CALL OUR OFFICE, DO NOT JUST WALK-IN.


This DOES NOT mean we are CLOSED! OFA employees are here working for YOU!

We will provide services via telephone and fax.

Our phone number is 518-736-5650 and
o our fax line is 518-762-0698.


We are here for YOU, your families, friends and caregivers. We are taking necessary precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19/Coronavirus.

We are in this TOGETHER!

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Download the Board of Supervisors Memo | Download the OFA Memo


CORONAVIRUS HOTLINE
1-888-364-3065

for Information about Coronavirus

 
Improving the Quality of Life
The Fulton County Office for Aging is funded by:
The Older Americans Act, The County of Fulton, The State Office for Aging, Participant Contributions
Private and State Grants, Community Contributions
 

Know the facts about
coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

and help stop the spread of rumors.

 Download Flyer Here
   
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)  CDC
 
  • FACT 1 Diseases can make anyone sick regardless of their race or ethnicity
    People of Asian descent, including Chinese Americans, are not more likely to get COVID-19 than any other American. Help stop fear by letting people know that being of Asian descent does not increase the chance of getting or spreading COVID-19.

  • FACT 2  Some people are at increased risk of getting COVID-19.
    People who have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19 or people who live in or have recently been in an area with ongoing spread are at an increased risk of exposure.

  • FACT 3 Someone who has completed quarantine or has been released from isolation does not pose a risk of infection to other people.
    For up-to-date information, visit CDC’s coronavirus disease 2019 web page,
    www.cdc.gov/COVID19

  • FACT 4 You can help stop COVID-19 by knowing the signs and symptoms:
    Fever - Cough - Shortness of breath Seek medical advice if you  Develop symptoms AND - Have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19 or if you live in or have recently been in an area with ongoing spread of COVID-19.

  • FACT 5 There are simple things you can do to help keep yourself and others healthy.
    -Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing; going to the bathroom; and before eating or preparing food. - Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands. - Stay home when you are sick. - Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash. Download Flyer Here

Census 101: What You Need To Know.

The 2020 Census is closer than you think!
Here is a quick refresher of what it is and why it's essential that everyone is counted.

Download "The 2020 Census 101" Here

Download "The 2020 Census and Confidentiality" Here

Download "Every Town is an Important Part of the American Story" Here

2020 Census
2020 Census

 

fcofa@co.fulton.ny.us or call 518-736-5650 to make a referral to Fulton County Office for Aging or NY Connects
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