MEMORY LIFE SERVICES

A safe haven for families in need

Memory Life Services offers an extensive array of physical, mental, and cognitive services suitable for those with middle to later stage Alzheimer’s disease. As illnesses progress, our program offers safe, supervised and supportive wellness center programming that is a haven for those battling Alzheimer’s and a needed daily respite for those charged with their care.

 

Spring 2022 program hours: 9 am to 3 pm
with transportation to and from most neighborhoods.

 

A day at Memory Life Services includes:

  • Wheelchair accessible round-trip transport from most Brooklyn neighborhoods
    (two person wheelchair transfers provided)

  • Therapeutic Thematic Arts Programming (TTAP Method)

  • Exercise, physical therapy and occupational therapy support services

  • Music and other recreational activities (see our Artists-in-Residence page)

  • Group based cognitive training

  • A light breakfast and afternoon lunch

  • Assistance with ambulation, toileting, specialty meal preparation,
    and feeding

  • Social interaction with staff, club members and volunteers

Everyone enjoys the poetry sessions with kids from a nearby school and college students from the area. Poetry is led by Gary Glazner, founder of the Alzheimer's Poetry Project.

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Yoga class taught by professionals is a regular activity for all Center members. Photos by Mei Yu