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EVENING RESPITE

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FALL 2021: The center is open for in-person programming from 9 am - 3 pm, with transportation available also. Virtual programming continues also.

 

We are not yet open for extended evening hours.

For more information about the program, costs, and to register, please contact Executive Director Josephine Brown at 718-499-7701 or by email.

Extended Hours are suspended until further notice; we hope to add evening hours soon

   

The Center is open from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. with services for persons with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. The early and later hours are especially for caregivers who work or need longer respite times on occasion. Caregivers are responsible for dropping off their loved one at the Center for the morning extended hours, but the Center will provide van transportation at the end of the day if the home is in our catchment area.

There is an additional fee for extended hour services and a special hourly rate for our 12-Hour Program

 

EVENING HOURS: Monday through Friday 2 pm – 7 pm.

Early memory loss  and Memory Life Services programming is now available
each weekday from late afternoon into the evening. This gives caregivers a
chance to take time for themselves or catch up on errands.

The program includes:

  •  Mediterranean diet dinner

  •  Transportation from most Brooklyn neighborhoods

  •  Socializing and peer support

  •  Therapeutic activities including exercise, art, and music

  •  Computer Cognitive Training

  •  Worry-free respite time for caregivers to relax or do errands.

     

Fees:

For more information about the program, costs, and to register, please contact Executive Director Josephine Brown at 718-499-7701 ext. 312. If a member is staying on from the day program, there is a small additional fee. Please call for more details.

Transportation to most areas of Brooklyn is available for program participants.

Our services are fee-based, offering membership through private pay, Medicaid Managed Long-Term Care plans, private long-term care insurance, and short-term scholarships.  Please call us to discuss the many options that may be available to you and your loved ones.