Delaware Opportunities is a community action agency, serving the citizens of Delaware County, NY, since 1965.

Volunteer at Delaware Opportunities

Please contact Delaware Opportunities at (607) 746-1600 for information on volunteer opportunities.



  • Hotline volunteers for Safe Against Violence are needed to staff our 24/7 hotline.  Please contact us for further information at (607) 746-1720.

  • The Delaware Opportunities Big Buddy Program is seeking volunteers in Delaware and Otsego Counties to spend four to eight hours a  month mentoring boys and girls ages 5 to 16.  Big Buddies are needed in all areas, but especially in Hancock, Deposit, Morris, Richfield Springs, Oneonta, and Worcester.  The United Way of Delaware and Otsego Counties, Otsego County DSS, Delaware County Youth Bureau, O'Connor Foundation, WGY Wish List, Stewart's and other donors support the Big Buddies program. To learn more about the program or to volunteer, contact the Delaware Opportunities Big Buddy Program at 746-1746 or bigbuddy@delawareopportunities.org.