COVID-19

After the World Changed

  Earlier this year, the whole world changed. RISE Life Services rose to the challenge of caring for the individuals we serve as best as we could, even faced with new obstacles. Watch our most recent video and join our community of support to help us continue to grow, even through these unprecedented times. Click here to view our video on YouTube. As schools re-open this week and work schedules look a little different,...

RISE’s Main Street Market Food Pantry Partners with Department of Health to Help Families Affected By COVID-19

Recently, the RISE Main Street Market Food Pantry received a call from the Department of Health, from their Community Support Specialist, asking if RISE’s food pantry might assist the Riverhead community. The New York State Contact Tracing Initiative is helping individuals and families who are unable to go out and purchase food because they have tested positive for COVID-19, or have been exposed to the virus, and are in quarantine.  These people cannot afford food delivery, so the D.O.H. called to...

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