Updated: May 7
Wraparound support resources are widely available, these are links to Rochester area and online resources for childcare, family fun, food access, health and wellness, personal care, technology, and transportation. The list will be updated with new links and resources if they become available. If you are working with an EnCompass Navigator or Teacher, please do not hesitate to contact them directly with your questions or needs.
A simple call or text to 211 or visit to https://www.211lifeline.org/ accesses a wide range of supports, and a human to talk too! Texting, phone, and chat capabilities.
Childcare - Coming Soon
Hiring is happening! Take a look at this Job Board for new opportunities
Rochester Museum & Science Center offers virtual experiences, live activities, at-home experiments, and story time.
Ready Rosie offers a toolkit for supporting families and children of all ages
Explore nine of the most vibrant and unique street art murals across New York City
Health & Wellness
NYS has opened up a hotline for those looking to speak with mental health professionals during this crisis. Calls to the COVID-19 Emotional Support Hotline are free of charge: 1-844-863-9314.
RTS Bus travel is FREE; collection of bus fare has been temporarily suspended. Enter buses through rear door only.
Bus passes that have not been used/activated can be used when fares are reinstated. Customers can bring or mail used/activated passes to RTS, Attn: Accounting, 1372 E. Main St., Rochester, New York, 14609. Be sure to include name and address.