Impaired Older Adults

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Impaired Older Adults 2017-10-16T01:35:17+00:00

Come Alive

Impaired Older AdultsThe Marion & Aaron Gural JCC provides a social day care program called “Come Alive”, for persons with dementia and other impairments. Come Alive provides an opportunity for homebound older adults to participate in social, recreational and intellectual activities in a bi-weekly structured program. Kosher lunch will be provided and door-to-door handicap accessible transportation is available on a limited basis. Your loved one can socialize in a supervised and stimulating environment. Arrangements can be made for people with long term care through Medicaid. For further information and program fees, please call Mary Shefflield at 516-569-6733. Transportation is available, but limited.

Pre-registration required.
Mondays and Thursdays, Ongoing – 9:00am – 2:00pm
Starting September 7, 2017
Congregation Sons of Israel
111 Irving Place, Woodmere

Remember When

An integrated weekly social day program for those with early memory loss. This unique gathering provides social and intellectual activities through the use of art, music, current events, and other innovative cognitive therapies. Kosher lunch will be provided and door-to-door transportation is available on a limited basis. Call Mary Sheffield at the JCC for information and program fees at 516-569-6733.

Pre-registration is a must.
Tuesdays, Ongoing – 9:00am-2:00pm
Starting September 12, 2017
Congregation Sons of Israel
111 Irving Place, Woodmere

Parkinson’s Support Group

The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC, in cooperation with the Parkinson’s Support Group Foundation of Long Island, Inc., provides a weekly year-round Tuesday Activity Center at the JCC from 11:00am- 2:00pm. The purpose of this group is to bring together Parkinsonians, spouses, and their families, in order to help them better understand the nature of the condition, gain confidence, courage and optimism, learn about proper exercise and “come out” and join in community activities. The scope of activities includes physical exercise, speech, handwriting, relaxation, socialization, discussions, entertainment and rap sessions to discuss common problems. For further information, call Cathy at the JCC at 516-569-6733.

Tuesdays, Ongoing – 11:00am-2:00pm
The Marion & Arron Gural JCC
207 Grove Avenue, Cedarhurst
Fee: $7

Alzheimer Caregiver’s Support Group

The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC is offering a professionally led support group for caregivers and others dealing with family members with Alzheimer’s Disease. Obtain the emotional and educational support you need, share strategies with others in similar situations and develop methods and skills to handle difficult situations.

For further information, call the JCC at 516-569-6733.

Mondays, Ongoing

The Marion & Aaron Gural JCC
207 Grove Avenue, Cedarhurst