Benefits of Homebound Service

  • Free home delivery of library materials
  • Sage logoPersonalized visits through a volunteer system
  • No overdue fines
  • Longer lending periods
  • Equipment for loan, including :
    Magnifiers
    Books stands
    CD players

Questions You May Have

Who will choose my books?

The SAGE Coordinator or a SAGE volunteer will choose books based on your preferences and you may also choose materials from your home computer through your online library account.

Who will deliver my books?

We have many wonderful volunteers available for book delivery or you may have a family member or friend deliver, if you prefer.

I am only truly homebound during the winter months.  Am I eligible?

Any senior confined to his/her home, even temporarily, is eligible to receive SAGE benefits.

Ready to receive SAGE services?

If you already have a Richmond Memorial Library card, please fill out this Interest Form.

If you do not have a Richmond Memorial Library card, please contact the SAGE Coordinator at (343-9550 x 6) or sage@nioga.org.