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The Wall Street Journal features DOROT

"The free tutoring is offered by DOROT, a Manhattan nonprofit that connects older folks with volunteers who provide services ranging from shopping escorts to social visits. The past year had 6,800 volunteers providing 60,000 hours of service to more than 3,500 Manhattan and Westchester seniors." (Appeared in The Wall Street Journal 11-5-19) Read article.

NYT: The Neediest Cases Fund Features DOROT

"Ms. Henderson, a retired home health aide, called 311, and was connected with the Center for Independence of the Disabled. The group referred her to DOROT, an organization that provides services to older adults." (Appeared in The New York Times 11-4-19) Read article.

DOROT’s Thanksgiving Meal Delivery

DOROT’s Thanksgiving Meal Delivery is on Sunday, November 24, 2019. Bring warmth and companionship to an older neighbor with a Sunday morning visit. Sign up for a visit on the East or West Side and deliver a Thanksgiving Meal and an early Chanukah gift too. Register today.

Solo Aging: A Panel Discussion

Join us for a panel discussion on issues related to Solo Aging focusing on steps we might consider to ensure that the process of aging in place is as seamless as possible, and how we can support each other as good neighbors. Register today.

DOROT Program Calendar

DOROT has a variety of engaging classes and events each week. Learn more.

DOROT Friendly Visiting Match featured on National Public Radio

Scott Simon, the host of Weekend Edition Saturday, did an important and powerful story on depression and suicide among older adults. To bookend the piece, and serve as a counterbalance, he used portions of an interview with Annette and her Friendly Visitor Amanda. Listen here.

You Made My Day!

You Made My Day!

DOROT is proud to recognize the outstanding dedication and achievement of our volunteers, who enrich the lives of the elderly by visiting, delivering holiday packages and birthday cakes, and much more. Read more.

What Matters

DOROT is proud to be a new partner in "What Matters: Caring Conversations about End of Life." Help ensure that your health care wishes are understood, respected, and honored. Read more.

Archived Stories   

DOROT’s Passover Package Delivery
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Holiday Heroes: Hanukkah in NYC
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