About Us

Catholic Charities Senior & Caregiver Support Services (CCSCSS) is an agency of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Albany. The Agency’s goal is to provide seniors and their families a continuum of services to help support an independent, happy and healthy life allowing them to remain living in their own homes in the community with dignity and self-determination as long as possible.

CCSCSS is a multi-program, senior-focused service agency. The Agency provides services to seniors and caregivers of Schenectady, Albany, Saratoga, Rensselaer, Schoharie, Warren, Washington, Fulton, Montgomery, Columbia, Greene, Herkimer, Otsego, and Delaware counties.

Programs include transportation, home delivered meals (meals on wheels), nutrition outreach and education, long term care ombudsman, social adult day services, caregiver support (counseling, referral, and respite services), senior dining centers and health insurance information, counseling & assistance. The aim of Senior & Caregiver Support Services is to bring services and support to seniors and caregivers in all counties served by the Albany Diocese that are most in need.

Meet Our Staff

Marlene Hildenbrandt, LMSW
Executive Director


Walter Fosdick
Director of Programs


Karen Helms
Administrative Assistant

Board of Directors

  • Jason Ellis
    President
  •  Carol Brinkman
    Vice President

  •   Katherine Burbank
    Secretary

  •  Michele O’Hare
    Treasurer

  • JulieAnn Calareso
  • Maura Sheehan Barrett
  • Paulette Doudoukjian
Caregiver Support Services Program

Caregiver Support Services Program

Dayhaven Social Adult Day Program

Dayhaven Social Adult Day Program

Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program

Health Insurance Information, Counseling & Assistance Program

Long Term Care Ombudsman Program

Long Term Care Ombudsman Program

Meals On Wheels Program

Meals On Wheels Program

Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP)

Nutrition Outreach and Education Program (NOEP)

Senior Dining Services

Senior Dining Services

Transportation Program

Transportation Program


Catholic Charities Senior & Caregiver Support Services is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing services to seniors and caregivers.

Catholic Charities Senior & Caregiver Support Services

1462 Erie Boulevard, 2nd Floor
Schenectady, NY 12305

Phone: (518) 372-5667
Fax: (518) 372-5686
Voice/Speech Relay: 711

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