Delaware Opportunities

Important Updates About Our Services

Delaware is open for service.  You are encouraged to call first but you don't have to.  You can stop by as normal if you are in need of services.  The Food Bank is open and starting May 3rd we will be back open for clothing and household items (which includes accepting donations).

Our distributions have also started back up.  Information is posted on Facebook.  Dairy distributions will be taking place April 14, May 12, June 9, and July 14.  Food distributions will take place April 30, May 28, June 25, July 30, August 27, September 24, and October 29.  Distributions will continue to be held in drive-thru style and pre-registration is required.  Each event will host 400 families.  Registration will go live on Eventbrite 8 am one week prior to the event (i.e. April 30th's will go live April 23rd).  The event is searchable on Eventbrite once it goes live.  We will also post a link on our Facebook page that morning.  Additionally, you can call if you have trouble, once registration is live, and we can assist you in getting signed up.  Please note that these events typically fill up within hours.  If you are unable to get signed up and are in need of food please contact Kelly Short in our Food Bank.  We have food and can assist you!



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

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Town of Walton residents, we need your input!

On behalf of the Town of Walton in Delaware County, Delaware Opportunities Inc. is conducting a housing repair needs survey for the purpose of making an application to the Office of Community Renewal under the Federally funded Community Development Block Grant Program.

Please help us determine if there is interest or need for this type of project by responding to this survey no later than October 4th. Only Town of Walton residents are eligible for this specific project, if funded.

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