Assistance and Support

Nisky Connects (United US) is a Town initiative that launched August 1, 2022.  The program connects residents with a referral network of over 580 organizations across 22 counties in New York State coordinated by Healthy Alliance in Troy.  People with mental health and social needs— such as food and housing, utilities assistance, transportation, legal, and benefits navigation – are connected to local organizations that are ready and willing to help.  Nisky Connects is free to residents and Town employees, and comes at zero cost to the Town. For more information click HERE

Niskayuna Neighbors Network (NNN) 

Umbrella Handyman Services

Niskayuna Healthy Choices Resources for Seniors

Meals on Wheels, Catholic Charities Senior and Caregiver Support Services (reach by phone 518-372-5667)

Schenectady County SLT

Schenectady County Emotional Support Resources

CNYS Office for Aging

NY State Connects 

CDTA STAR Bus Paratransit Service for Individuals with Disabilities or Impairments

COVID-19 Coronavirus Government Website Links:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC

NY State Department of Health

Alzheimer's Association Northeastern NY

Niskayuna Community Foundation