Case Management, Food, and Emergency Kit Delivery: Essential Resources for Madison Area Older Adults
Madison, WI (March 19, 2020) — NewBridge Madison works with thousands of older adults in Madison and Monona. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the offices are closed, and most programs are suspended BUT staff are working hard from home to make sure our older adults are taken care of.
NewBridge is providing the following services to 60+ in Madison and Monona:
- Social workers are available at (608) 512-0000 and by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to help older adults and connect them to resources.
Food Bridge Delivery
- Volunteers are delivering groceries from The River Food Pantry to the older adult’s door
“Necessities from NewBridge” Emergency Kit Delivery
- Volunteers are delivering kits to the older adult’s door.
- Staff are taking monetary and supply donations: thermometers, shampoo, household cleaning products, toilet paper, soap, laundry PODS, mouthwash, garbage bags, kleenex, hand sanitizer, dish soap, pet food/cat litter, Lysol spray, Depends, baby wipes, and flushable wipes. Donations will be accepted via Go Fund Me and every Monday, 10 am-Noon at West office 5724 Raymond Rd.