Caregiver Information

  • Alzheimer's Association, Central New York Chapter
    • the novel coronavirus presents unique challenges for more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers. To help family caregivers navigate the current complex and quickly changing environment, the Alzheimer’s Association is offering additional guidance to families
    • alz.org or call the 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900
    • Education programs and support groups will be held virtually during this time. If interested, please visit https://www.communityresourcefinder.org/ for scheduled programs and support groups.
  • Broome County Office for Aging Caregiver Services
    • Caregiver Services continues to provide information, resources and support for caregivers of those age 60 and older. If you have questions or concerns related to providing care for someone, please call and ask to speak to a Caregiver Services representative: (607) 778-2411.
    • Supportive Chat Groups - continue to be held twice a month by conference call.  Call OFA for more information. 
    • Educational Presentations for Caregivers - Monthly educational presentations for caregivers featuring guest speakers will resume on September 23 via Zoom or phone.  Call OFA for more information.