The OCCOA In-Home Services Department provides home-based caregiving services such as homemaking, personal care, respite care and friendly reassurance to eligible older adults in Otsego County (60 years of age or older). Our current staff of 15 service providers provides services to over 250 clients. Our departments goal is to assist older adults in maintaining a healthy and clean environment in which to live independently for as long as is safely possible. Service is available Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., for those who qualify. Frequency of service is determined by need, as assessed by our medical resource coordinator.

In-Home Services Staff

Marcella May, CNA
In-Home Services


Sheila Markle
In-Home Services

Administrative Assistant

Service Providers:

Wendy Cherwinski, CNA
Sheryl Coan, CNA
Nancy Engfer, CNA
Ashley Hartley, CNA
Sheri Irish, CNA
Brittany Koronka, CNA
Maria Layman, CNA
Karen Mendolia, CNA
Vicki Ramsey, CNA
Kathy Schellie, CNA
Lynda Shafto, CNA
Ashley Stebner, CNA
Linda Tyran

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