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Office for the Aging: Friendship Centers

The Dutchess County Office for the Aging operates eight Friendship Centers throughout the county where older adults can enjoy a tasty, nutritious meal as well as social activities and fellowship, usually Monday through Thursday. The following sites are also open on Fridays: City of Beacon, Town of East Fishkill, City of Poughkeepsie and Town of Red Hook. The Pawling site is open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays only. 

Transportation is available in most cases

 

 

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Locations

Sites are located in the City and Town of Poughkeepsie, Beacon, East Fishkill, Millerton, Pawling, Pleasant Valley (Tri-Town), Red Hook, and Wassaic (South Amenia).

Specific locations as well as a description of some of the activities at the sites are listed below, including a printable monthly calendar of events.

To find out more about OFA Friendship Centers, contact OFA (845-486-2555 or ofa@dutchessny.gov) so that you can plan a visit at an appropriate time.

Beacon (Forrestal Heights) (Directions)
One Forrestal Heights
Beacon, NY 12508 
845-838-4871
Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 Beacon Events Calendar

 

East Fishkill (East Fishkill Community Center) (Directions)
890 Rt. 82
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
845-226-3605
Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 East Fishkill Events Calendar

 

Millerton (North East - Millerton Library Annex) (Directions)
28 Century Blvd.
Millerton, NY 12546
518-789-3081
Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 Millerton Events Calendar

 

Pawling (Town Hall Annex) (Directions)
154 Charles Colman Blvd.
Pawling, NY 12564
845-855-9308
Tuesday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 Pawling Events Calendar

 

Poughkeepsie Friendship Center (Directions)
114 Delafield St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
845-486-2564
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 Poughkeepsie Events Calendar

 

Red Hook Friendship Center (Directions)
Red Hook Community Center
59 Fisk St
Red Hook, NY 12571
845-475-1129
Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 Red Hook Events Calendar

 

South Amenia (Wassaic) Friendship Center (Directions)
South Amenia Presbyterian Church
229 South Amenia Rd.
Wassaic, NY 12592
845-275-2661
Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 South Amenia Events Calendar

 

Tri-Town Friendship Center - (Directions)
First Presbyterian Church
1576 Main St. (US 44), Pleasant Valley
845-275-8565
Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
June 2022 Tri-Town Events Calendar

 

Office For The Aging Friendship Center activities have included the following: