General Resources

Fidelis Care: Insurance for the entire family.
Maternal Infant Services Network: Serving Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster Counties.
Ulster County Social Services: Local government departments and agencies, public transportation, recreation, jobs, public safety, and more.
MedlinePlus: Health Information through the U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health.
Tuck: Sleep health and and educational information through Tuck Sleep Foundation.

Resources for Seniors

AARP: If you’re looking for “Health, Travel Deals, Baby Boomers, Election News, Over 50, Online Games, Retirement Plan.”
Administration on Aging: News, programs, networking, and health, emergency, and other tips for the aging.
National Council on Aging: Nonprofit advocacy organization that coordinates and works with other organizations to better the lifestyles of seniors.
BenefitsCheckUp: Working with the National Council on Aging to provide news about and help people register for benefit programs to help pay for medicine, food, utilities, and health care.
Eldercare Locator: Search by location or topic to find care services in your area.
Family Caregiver Alliance: Provides programs working with families to care for loved ones with chronic, disabling health conditions.
Meals on Wheels: Volunteer to deliver meals to those who can’t make their own, or find local programs to register with.
Medicare: The official U.S. website for health care.
Senior Living Map: Locate local senior and assisted living facilities.
SeniorNet: Learning centers, health tips, and a literacy program working with youth.
LifeSpring: Saugerties Adult Learning Community: Continue learning after the age of 55.
Selling a Home with Modifications for Older Adults
Fall Prevention
Assistive Technology Buying Guide
Home Organization for Newly Disabled Seniors
Special Needs Seniors: Planning for the Future of this Vulnerable Population
Legal Guide for Newly Disabled Seniors


US Department of Veterans Affairs
New York State Department of Veterans Affairs
Ulster County Veterans Service Agency: Find support in obtaining medical, disability, pension and education benefits from the U.S. Veterans Administration (VA) and the NYS Department of Veteran Affairs.
Regional Veterans’ Employment Representatives: Get help from a specially trained veteran who can help in every area of a job search.

Job Searching

Regional Veterans’ Employment Representatives: Use your library card to access these websites. They can help you to build a resume, study for college and career exams, prepare for job interviews, locate local job openings, and more.


Lesson Plans for Military Kids
Practical Money Skills for Special Needs Kids
How to Teach Kids about Contract and Rule of Law
Real Estate, Math, and Financial Literacy for K-12
Classroom in the Kitchen Lesson Plans
Smithsonian Lesson Plans
Teaching Kids Organizational Skills
Math Lesson Plans for Shopping
ConsumerAffairs Online Homeschooling Information
Forever Curious Lesson Plans: Curator of some of the links here.
Free Driver’s Ed program