Welcome to the official website of Jefferson County New York

General Information
Director
Kathleen Kazakoff
Deputy Director
NY Connects
Louise Haraczka
Aging Services Specialist
Health Insurance Information Counselor
Michele Mahon
Aging Services Specialist
Health Insurance Information Counselor, NY Connects
Danielle Fazio
Aging Services Specialist
EISEP Case Manager
Dori-Ann Froelich
Aging Services Specialist
EISEP Case Manager
Renee Williams
Aging Services Specialist
Long Term Care Coordinator
Kenneth Thomas
Aging Services Specialist
Home Delivered Meals Case Manager
Monique Medsger
Senior Account Clerk
Michelle Malbouf
Principal Account Clerk
Brenda Stauber
HEAP, COVID Vaccine
Sabrina Cummins
Registered Dietician
Mary Beth Knowlton
Phone Numbers
(315)785-3191
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
175 Arsenal St
2nd Floor
Watertown,
NY
13601

Upcoming Events

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Respite Volunteer Class

We are offering a respite volunteer class on May 17 2022 from 9am -1pm. The class will be located in the conference room on the 2nd floor of the Jefferson County building located at 175 Arsenal St. Watertown, NY. The class is free but you must register to attend. For more information or to register call 315-785-3191.










Here is an informational article about the benefits of Tai Chi for seniors. Click on the title of the article to open, read and enjoy!


Health Benefits of Tai Chi for Seniors






Starting on November 22nd, NY Project Hope will be starting a new Grieving and Healing Online Wellness Group on Mondays at 5:30 pm. (The group description can be found below.) Will you share this update with your network? Grieving and Healing Online Wellness Group Description: This group provides a safe space to help you face the challenges that come with the grief and loss associated with the Coronavirus. Join to receive support and discuss experiences such as the loss of a loved one, diminished social support, the loss of employment and other related topics. Our online wellness groups are open to everyone; no registration is needed. The groups are free, confidential and anonymous.  For more information about all of the NY Project Hope Online Wellness Groups, visit: https://nyprojecthope.org/wellnessgroups/.  




Interested in becoming part of an online community where you can learn new skills, connect with others and unlock new life experiences for free?

As a New Yorker, you can now access free interactive classes on GetSetUp. Sign in or register on New York’s eLearning Channel today at http://www.getsetup.io/schedule. Most sessions are 60 minutes and they will let you know the level of the class. Everything is free! Here are some examples of classes available now:

Develop your Photography Skills                                    Painting Club

Exercises that Boost Mental Health                               Learn Line Dancing

Low Impact Aerobics                                                      How to Cook for One or Two