Chenango United Way • 83 North Broad Street • Norwich, NY 13815 • 607.334.8815      

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IMPORTANT INFORMATION about Greater Chenango Cares and the upcoming IRT

VOLUNTEER now. We need you!!

What is Greater Chenango Cares?
It is a partnership with the Department of Defense to provide an opportunity for residents of Chenango County and our adjacent neighboring counties to participate in a no-cost military training program known as Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) to be held July 13-22, 2015.


What is an Innovative Readiness Training (IRT)?
Innovative Readiness Training provides real world training opportunities for our service members to prepare them for wartime and disaster missions, while supporting the needs of America’s underserved communities.

What services are provided at NO-COST and how do I participate?

  • Dental: This service must be pre-scheduled
    Cleanings, Fillings, Fluoride Treatments, Sealants and Simple Extractions
  • Medical:
    Risk Assessment for: risk factors for Diabetes, High Blood Pressure. Nutrition Counseling, Pain Management, etc.
  • Optometry:
    Testing for Cataracts, Glaucoma and Macular Degeneration. Visual examinations for single-focal distance or reading prescription glasses. Your choice of one pair of prescription glasses (distance or reading) manufactured on-site for pick-up and fitting. No charge! Last day to pick-up glasses morning of July 23rd.
  • Veterinary : This service must be pre-scheduled
    Spay, Neuter and Rabies Vaccinations for companion animals (dogs/cats only)

*No narcotics administered for any the above services.

No residency, income or insurance requirements for any services. Walk-ins welcome for Medical and Optical Services.

To schedule dental and veterinary appointments, starting June 1st:
For veterinary services call: 9:00 am-11:00 am. Monday-Friday 607-334-9724 ext. 3 (this line only!!)

For dental services call: 9:00 am-11:00 am. Monday-Friday 607-337-1643

Want to volunteer at the event?
Approximately 900 civilian volunteers will be needed from our area to assist our service personnel at this amazing event. We anticipate serving between 5,000 and 7,000 patients and volunteers will be critical to the success of this event. We really NEED your help!

Explore our volunteer opportunities and sign up on-line at the Chenango United Way volunteer website

For more information, download our informational flier (PDF; 100 kb) or call 607-334-8815.

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2015 Golf Tournament - The 2015 Golf "Fore" Chenango United Way tournament is scheduled for Friday, June 19th at the Genegantslet Golf Club in Greene. We hope you can join us.   «Learn more and register»

The 2014 Campaign is done and we made goal!! Thank you to all who gave so generously. «Learn more»

Chenango United Way logos are available for use on marketing materials. «link to logos»

The 2014 Day of Caring and the associated Hygiene Collection was held August 23, 2014. «Learn more»

The Impact Project, a program funded by the Chenango United Way, recently helped build a new ramp and did landscaping for a family in Earlville on Saturday, June 14 at 9 am. For more information on the project, call 607-656-9499 or visit

Our 2014 Newsletter (PDF 491 KB) is now available and a great source of current information.

You can now contribute to the Chenango United Way by taking your redeemable cans and bottles to the Redneck Redemption Center on the East River Road north of Hawley's Corners (6067 Co Rd 32, Norwich; 607-334-5267).

Learn more about the Familywize free drug discount card which partners with the United Way.


Google map to the Chenango United Way (new location as of FEB2013)

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Chenango United Way
83 North Broad Street • Norwich, NY 13815
607.334.8815 Office • 607.334.8830 Fax

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