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Alzheimer's Association of Central New York

 

The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support, and research. The Alzheimer's Association provides many services and supports to families managing Alzheimer's disease.

Central NY Chapter-(315) 472-3900
24-Hour Helpline- 1-800-272-3900

Alzheimer's Association Website

The Alzheimer's Association offers a wide variety of services online.

  • 1.) Our Chapter website is the gateway to Alzheimer's support and information on the web.
  • 2.) Find local events, read the latest news and connect with us on Facebook and Twitter
  • 3.) Link up with other caregivers and individuals with the disease on our ALZConnected community
  • 4.) Chart your course with the disease on the Alzheimer's Navigator
  • 5.) Attend an education program from the comfort of your desktop or laptop computer at the Marty Manning Online Education Center
  • 6.) Join TrialMatch our cutting-edge clinical trial matching service of the Alzheimer's research projects.

Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)

The 2020-2021 HEAP season opens on November 2, 2020 and is still currently open. HEAP provides assistance with heating bills. The Office for the Aging staff can assist individuals over the age of 60 years of age who do not receive SNAP benefits complete the application. Staff...

Health Insurance Information, Counseling, & Assistance Program (HIICAP)

If you are in need of health insurance information, counseling, and assistance, the Office for the Aging contracts with Catholic Charities of Herkimer County for this service.

Senior Awards

Each year the Advisory Council of the Office for the Aging awards 2 awards to Herkimer County senior citizens. The two awards are: "Senior Citizen of the Year" and "Outstanding Contribution."

Alzheimer's Association of Central New York

The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support, and research. The Alzheimer's Association provides many services and supports to families managing Alzheimer's disease.

Job Pool & Meaningful Service Opportunities

The Job Pool Registry is a registry of names of area people interested in working for seniors. The Job Pool is designed to connect seniors who need private hire assistance with people who are willing to provide these services.

Nutrition Services

Nutrition Services include home delivered meals, congregate meals, nutrition education, nutrition counseling and Farmer Market Coupons. Last year we served over 90,000 meals.

Transportation

We provide transportation to Herkimer County senior citizens who are age 60 or older. If the senior citizen needs assistance due to mobility issues or dementia-related confusion, another adult, who may be younger than age 60, may accompany the senior in order to provide necessary assistance.

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NY Connects: Long Term Services

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Caregiver Support

This is a monthly newsletter designed for caregivers.

Discharge Planning

A process used to decide what a patient needs for a smooth move from one level of care to another.

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