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NYC Caregiver Services

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  • Information & Assistance
    - Information and referral to available services
    - Assistance to caregivers in gaining access to supportive
    services and entitlements
    - Care plan development
  • Information & Outreach
    - Community presentations
    - Linkages with community based organizations
  • Caregiver Services
    - Counseling
    - Support groups
    - Caregiver Training
  • Respite
    - In-home care
    - Adult day care
    - Institutional respite (overnight stay)
  • Supplemental Services
    Examples can include:
    - Telephone reassurance
    - Escort
    - Friendly visits
    - Limited medical supplies / prescriptions
    - Minor home repairs / modifications
    - Heavy duty cleaning
    - Legal assistance
    - Immigration assistance
    - Shopping assistance / emergency food
    - Transportation reimbursement
    - Translations
    - Personal Emergency Response System
  • Additional Services that may be available (each center varies)
    - Therapeutic music, art, and movement
    - Discussion, writing and reminiscence groups
    - Parties, holiday programs, cultural celebrations
    - Gym
    - Meals and snacks for persons 60+
    - Resource library for caregivers
    - English as a second language
    - Computer training
    - …More

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