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New York City. Department for the Aging.
Alzheimer's and Caregiver Resource Center



Address:2 Lafayette Street, 15th Floor New York NY 10007
Telephone(s):311
Fax:
World Wide Web: http://nyc.gov/html/dfta/html/caregiver/long_term.shtml


Description:

The New York City Department for the Aging's Alzheimer's and Caregiver Resource Center has experts in dementia and long-term care issues who are available to help you develop a plan of care that can benefit both you and your loved one.

All services provided by the Alzheimer's and Caregiver Resource Center are free of charge and strictly confidential. They include:

Assessment of needs
Individual and family counseling
Referral to community services
Education and training
Entitlement information
Assistance with the nursing home placement process
Information on housing alternatives such as assisted living, enriched housing, etc.




Hours:

Mon-Fri: 9:00am-5:00pm


Fees/Methods of Payment: Free
Access for People with Disabilities: Wheelchair accessible


Services Offered:Benefits AssistanceCase / Care ManagementFamily CounselingFamily Counseling AgenciesHealth Care ReferralsIndividual CounselingLegal CounselingPublic Awareness / EducationSpeakers / Speakers BureauWorkshops / Symposiums
Target Groups(By Need):Families / Friends of People with Disabilities