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Buddy Programs

Programs that offer the services of individuals, usually volunteers, many from the faith community, who provide friendship, informal counseling and ongoing personal support for people in difficult circumstances (e.g., having a serious illness, experiencing a disaster) with the objective of raising their morale and helping them to cope emotionally with their situation.

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Finger Lakes Regional Burn Association

Eligibility: Burn survivor or a family member or friend of one. Camp Courage: ages 6-17 years.

Languages: Other language assistance available.

Map Marker 1 307 Packetts Landing
Fairport, NY

Greater Rochester Celiac Support Group

Eligibility: The need to be on a gluten free diet or assisting or supporting someone on a gluten free diet.

Map Marker 2 Fairport, NY

All Metro Health Care

Eligibility: Call for information.

Languages: Call for information.

Map Marker 3 1344 University Avenue
Suite 100
Rochester, NY

ACR Health

Eligibility: Individuals who want to volunteer and work with an HIV-infected/affected individual.

Languages: Spanish.

Map Marker 4 287 Genesee Street
Suite 200
Utica, NY

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