Delaware Opportunities

Welcome to Delaware Opportunities

Delaware Opportunities offers a host of programs and services that respond to the needs of the citizens of Delaware County, New York. Our programs and services are annually assessed and considered in light of the following:

  • Remove obstacles and solve problems that block the achievement of self-sufficiency
  • Secure and retain meaningful employment
  • Attain an adequate education
  • Make better use of available income
  • Obtain emergency and other assistance
  • Achieve greater participation in the affairs of the community
  • Youth development
  • Coordination and effective use of other programs
  • Counteract conditions of starvation and malnutrition

Programs & Services

Recent News

9th Annual Children's Festival

Over 350 people took part in Delaware Opportunities Inc. 9th Annual Children’s Festival on June 28th.  The theme was “A Moving Child is a Learning Child”.  Both children aged 6 weeks to 10 years old, and caregivers, had fun taking part in the various activities that were offered.
Parents, child care providers and teachers went home with many ideas on creative ways to keep children moving and learning.  A few of the activities were using birdseed for a sensory table; playing with paths and ramps; sculpting with sand foam; and creating an obstacle course.

Upcoming Events

Food Distribution

Delaware Opportunities Inc. will be conducting a distribution of surplus donated food to Delaware County residents on Friday, August 25th from 10:30 a.m. until all food is distributed.