Creating Connections for Homebound Seniors
Met Council

Have your pen and paper ready! Our partners at Met Council provide safe, secure, affordable housing for more than 1,200 seniors throughout the five boroughs. Send a card, letter, or essay to an isolated senior that has become effectively homebound due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Here are a few ideas to get your creative juices flowing:

  1. "Thinking of You" cards
  2. Letters in "pen pal" format
  3. Informational essays on specific topics

Read tips to guarantee a successful project. 

Final products can be sent to the attention of Leah Schechter to the following address:

Met Council Fufillment Center
171 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10016

Please note that this is an ongoing opportunity with no end date. Questions? Contact

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