COVID-19 Response

Covid-19 Communications

  • A Message from Our CEO 
    At RiseBoro, we care deeply about the safety, security, and well-being of the communities we serve and our employees.  Read more
  • No Matter The Odds Communication
    For nearly 5 decades, RiseBoro's service and commitment to the communities of Brooklyn and beyond has been dependent on you— we can't do this alone.  Read more

Program Updates

We are monitoring latest information on COVID-19 and are revising our programs and services as needed to continue to help while adhering to the latest guidelines. 

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Current program changes include:

  • Congregate and group services at Senior Centers are suspended until further notice. "Grab and Go" meals will be provided at each center (check your local center for schedule).
  • Our Youth Center and school-based programs are closed to the public and our Youth and Education programs are transitioning to a remote learning and support model, which will be in place by Monday 3/23.
  • Our Empowerment services are seeing clients remotely and by appointment only.
  • Our Case Management services are seeing clients remotely and by appointment only.
  • Our Housing services are seeing tenants remotely and by appointment only.
  • Our Health Promotion and Food Justice services are seeing clients remotely and by appointment only.
  • Our Meals-On-Wheels and Homecare programs continue to operate as normal.
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Want to Help?

  • Restaurants/Food Distributors who want to donate excess food, please email us at donatefood@riseboro.org.
  • Donate now and designate it for 'COVID Response' and we will be sure to use your donation toward helping the most vulnerable during this health crisis.

Additional Resources on COVID-19

 
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