Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities (NORCs)

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Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities (NORCs)

A Naturally Occurring Retirement Community (NORC) is a community or building complex that was not originally designed for seniors, but has a large percentage of residents who are older adults. These communities were not initially created to help seniors age in place, but have evolved naturally, and provide a unique and easy way for seniors to live independently.

 

SUPPORTING OUR NEIGHBORS

JASA offers a number of quality-of-life programs to seniors living within NORCs. Our NORC programs provide a wide range of social services, educational and recreational activities, supportive counseling, assistance with securing benefits and entitlements, health-related services, and transportation to help senior residents remain at home and continue to participate in community life.

JASA's longstanding commitment to serving these unique communities enables individuals to grow older among familiar faces and surroundings.

 

LIST OF NORC SUPPORTIVE SERVICES PROGRAMS

Bronx  |  Brooklyn  |  Manhattan  |  Queens

 

Bronx

Co-op City NORC SSP
2049 Bartow Ave.
Bronx, NY 10475
718.320.2066

Parkchester Enhancement Program
1525 Unionport Rd.
Bronx, NY 10462
718.409.1619
*Social Services provided

 

Brooklyn

Warbasse Cares
2844 Ocean Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11235
718.996.5200

Shorefront NORC
3300 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11235
718.646.1444
*Social Services provided

Bushwick Hylan Family Friendly Seniors
50 Humboldt Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
212.273.5200

Cadman Towers NORC
101 Clark Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718.522.1900 ext 33

Coney Island Active Aging
2950 W. 35th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11224
917.443.5559

Trumps United
2915 W. 5th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11224
718.372.8815

 

Manhattan

Penn South Program for Seniors
290 9th Ave.
New York, NY 10001
212.243.3670
*Social Services provided

1199 Plaza Services
2106 First Ave.
New York, NY 10029
212.289.3836

St. Martin's Tower/NORC SPP
65 W. 90th St
New York, NY 10029
646.539.2292
*Social Services provided

 

Queens
Rochdale Village NORC Program
​169-65 137th Avenue Room 20
Jamaica, NY 11434
718.286.1541
*Social Services provided

​Far Rockaway Neighborhood NORC
711 C Seagirt Avenue
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
718.471.3110


For more information contact 212.273.5272 or help@jasa.org.

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