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FAMILY RESOURCE PROGRAM

New York Memory Center began reopening on July 6 with daytime hours 9 am - 3 pm. Virtual programming continues also. Please contact the center for details and more information at 718-499-7701.

 

We encourage everyone to get vaccinated!

Care and Support for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregivers

 

Caregiving services are united under the Family Resource Program at New York Memory Center. Caregiver programs are funded in party by a grant from the New York State Department of Health under the Alzheimer’s Caregiver Initiative, which was initiated to develop and test strategies and systems to address these needs of dementia caregivers.

The Family Resource Program offers educational and wellness programs for caregivers of people with Alzheimer’s and related dementia disorders with services that include (click on links for dates and more information):

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Wellness programs for family caregivers through arts-based and self-care-centered activities (such as theatre outings, meditation, and more)

All the above, plus:

Care coaching. Contact us for more details.

Alzheimer’s navigation services (help with benefits, entitlements, and more)

Referral to partnering organizations for short-term respite grants and
other services,

For more information and to RSVP for all programs, please contact:

​Josephine Brown, Executive Director
718-499-7701 • Email Josephine

 

This program is supported by a grant from the New York State Department of Health.