Office for the Aging


Ontario County Office for the Aging

is a human-service agency located at 3019 County Complex Dr. in Canandaigua, New York.  Nestled in the Finger Lakes region, the county houses approximately 110,000 residents. The Office for the Aging serves people 60 years of age and older and their caregivers. The mission of this office is to provide advocacy, information, assistance, assessment, and referral.

To learn more about our office please visit our About Us page.

*** Special Announcements ***


HEAP and Emergency HEAP program closed as of 4/26/2019

  Substitute Driver Job Listing

Powerful Tools for Caregivers
Train the Trainer 


Start Simple

"Who Knew...Did You Know You May Be Eligible for SNAP (Food Stamps)?"
Communicating Effectively with 
Your Healthcare Providers


Bone Builders 


Aging Mastery Program  



Matter of Balance

Award winning evidenced based program designed for adults 60 or over
Next Session starts September 4, 2019
To Register: call OFA Volunteer Coordinator at:585-396-4046

Matter of Balance being offered for caregivers of loved ones with memory loss: Next session starts June 17th
To Register: call OFA Volunteer Coordinator at: 585-396-4046



Check out the "Social Security Newsletter"
Got an Hour?  Call Tammy, volunteer coordinator for volunteering opportunities!

The Fraud Corner

For the most recent and up to date news on fraudulent activities, please visit our Scam Alerts page. 
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How do I get help?

By calling NY Connects or Office for the Aging at (585) 396 - 4040 or
(315) 781 - 1321

New York Connects, a “Single Point of Entry” for long-term care services, is a program of the Ontario County Office for the Aging.

It offers a “one-stop shop” for consumers attempting to navigate the many aspects of the long-term care system.

Telephone interpretation service available.
NY Connects