Alzheimer's Disease

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    Taxonomy Code: YF-3000.0440

    An age-related, non-reversible brain disorder that develops over a period of years. Initially, people experience memory loss and confusion, which may be mistaken for the kinds of memory changes that are sometimes associated with normal aging. The symptoms gradually lead to behavior and personality changes, a decline in cognitive abilities such as decision-making and language skills and problems recognizing family and friends; and ultimately to a severe loss of mental function. Alzheimer's disease is one of a group of disorders called dementias that are characterized by cognitive and behavioral problems. It is the most common cause of dementia among people age 65 and older.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ADULT DAY HEALTH CAREOffers elderly or severely disabled individuals residing at home a day program providing nursing and medical care, case/care management and recreation. Services include access to a variety of medical specialists (dentist, podiatrist, audiologist, therapists), and individualized nursing care for a wide range of medical conditions associated with chronic illness and aging including Alzheimer's, dementia, diabetes and Parkinson's Disease. Program attendance is based on individual needs. Transportation to and from the Center is available. Call for an in-home assessment, facility tours and more information.SuffolkADULT DAY HEALTH CARESAN SIMEON BY THE SOUND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION
    ALZHEIMER DAY CARE CENTERProvides services for memory loss and independent living skills instruction. Accepts participants at all stages of dementia. Nutritious meals and bathing services are available. Also offers support for the caregiver as well as legal and personal counseling services. Includes dementia management. Artistic and sensory stimulation programs offered.NassauALZHEIMER DAY CARE CENTERPARKER JEWISH INSTITUTE FOR HEALTH CARE AND REHABILITATION
    ALZHEIMER'S/DEMENTIA SECURE NEIGHBORHOODProvides a secured neighborhood for alzheimer and/or dementia residents.SuffolkALZHEIMER'S/DEMENTIA SECURE NEIGHBORHOODBIRCHWOOD SUITES ASSISTED LIVING
    ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE ASSISTANCE CENTER OF LONG ISLANDProvides services for the diagnosis and care of Alzheimer's disease patients. Functions as a comprehensive resource to the healthcare community and provides diagnostic and consultative services to primary care providers in making initial assessment of patients, including the development of comprehensive care plans, assistance with the management of complex patient situations and referrals of patients to adjunct specialty care. Provides diagnosis and assessment for all persons suspected of having dementia. Offers patient management and care for those who are diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia and require an appropriate care management plan. Provides training and continuing education for medical professionals, education and training to family caregivers, community organizations, and support groups for caregivers. Serves as a regional information resource center for health and human service providers, caregivers of patients with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and the general public. Affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital.SuffolkALZHEIMER'S DISEASE ASSISTANCE CENTER OF LONG ISLANDSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
    ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESOURCE CENTER, INC.Provides case management and case assessment, support groups, music, art, and Equine Therapy programs and advocacy for patients, their families and caregivers, conferences and workshops, educational material, referrals to respite care, and speakers bureau. Encourages and supports medical research and provides education to general public and professionals.SuffolkALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESOURCE CENTER, INCALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESOURCE CENTER, INC
    RESIDENTIAL SERVICESCatholic Charities operates group homes for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities that encourage each resident to grow in their functioning and to participate in their communities. As able, residents participate in day programs and workshops, engage in social and recreational activities in the community, have household chores, and run errands. Some even maintain competitive employment. Residential services are provided in 13 residences serving 107 people in communities throughout Long Island including: Amityville (two residences, one for developmentally disabled adults with Alzheimer's disease/dementia) Aquebogue, Babylon Village, Copiague, Elmont, Hampton Bays, Huntington Station, Manhasset (for Developmentally disabled deaf adults) Southhold, Valley Stream, West Babylon (two residences)SuffolkRESIDENTIAL SERVICESCATHOLIC CHARITIES
    SAN SIMEON BY THE SOUND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATIONOperating as an outreach to the community this not-for-profit organization affiliated with Eastern Long Island Hospital offers long term care 24/7, short term rehabilitation care and Adult Day Care Health care by experienced professionals in a clean, well maintained environment. Case/care management is provided by its professional staff which includes nurses, therapists, social workers and dietitians. Services include physical, occupational, recreational and speech therapy along with counseling, advocacy and educational workshops.SuffolkSAN SIMEON BY THE SOUND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATIONSAN SIMEON BY THE SOUND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION
    SELFHELP ALZHEIMER'S RESOURCE PROGRAM (SHARP)Provides adult day care and social activities for individuals with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and other memory impairments. Offers individual and family counseling for those faced with the challenges of Alzheimer's and other memory impairments, as well as caregiver support groups. Also provides hot lunches and snacks, and transportation to and from the program is available.SELFHELP ALZHEIMER'S RESOURCE PROGRAM (SHARP)SELFHELP COMMUNITY SERVICES, INC.-LONG ISLAND OFFICE
    SOCIAL ADULT DAY PROGRAM FOR THOSE IN THEIR 30'S, 40'S, AND 50'SProvides lunch, exercise, socialization, art and music therapy for adults under 60 with dementia and/or early onset Alzheimer's disease. Appointment required to apply.NassauSOCIAL ADULT DAY PROGRAM FOR THOSE IN THEIR 30'S, 40'S, AND 50'SSID JACOBSON JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER
    THE CLUBOffers adult day social services for the frail elderly with Alzheimer's/Dementia. Also provides caregiver respite and support groups.NassauTHE CLUBNEW HORIZON COUNSELING CENTER (NHCC)
    TUESDAY RESPITE PROGRAM-ROCKVILLE CENTREProvides four-hour sessions of stimulating cognitive activities for those with Alzheimer's, or a related dementia.NassauTUESDAY RESPITE PROGRAM-ROCKVILLE CENTRELONG ISLAND ALZHEIMER'S FOUNDATION
    WHIMSICAL WEDNESDAYOffers individuals living with Alzheimer's Disease or related forms of dementia and their spouses, caregivers, family members or friends the opportunity to meet monthly to enjoy lunch and an afternoon of friendly conversation, pleasant music and dancing at Tesoro's Restaurant in Westbury.NassauWHIMSICAL WEDNESDAYLONG ISLAND ALZHEIMER'S FOUNDATION

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