Run by the Ladies of Charity, Mary's Corner is located in the basement of the Cohoes Public Library on Mohawk St. and is open every Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00 am to Noon. It serves families with children from birth through three years of age. The program is available to residents of Cohoes, Green Island, Watervliet, and Waterford.
A birth certificate for each child, as well as proof of residency (current bill, rent receipt, etc.) is required for new applicants. Among the goods and services provided are: diapers, formula, baby food and cereal, nursing needs, bath products, crib sheets and blankets, clothing, toys, books, literacy assistance, and referrals.
There is no charge for any of these services and goods and applicants may come in once a month to be served.