The New Face of #Caregiver Support @FAPCNYC

The New Face of Caregiver Support Christina DeSantis is the new social worker working on site at Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church to support caregivers in our community. Christina DeSantis Christina recently joined the staff of Presbyterian Senior Services, an FAPC mission partner. Last year FAPC became part of PSS’s Circle of Care program, which was […]

Bklyner interview with Circle of Care #caregiver

The Bklyner spoke with “Sandra Goodridge, a Fort Greene resident who is a caregiver for her 87-year-old mother, while also running a consulting business. Goodridge’s mother lives in Brownsville. Goodridge had been looking for help over a year, and saw an ad for Alzheimer’s caregiving and support in May, 2016. After meeting with a PSS […]

Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Offered in Staten Island

More than 250,000 people are said to be living with Alzheimers Disease and other dementias in New York. That number is expected to rise by nearly 18% by 2050 if treatment is not found.Governor Andrew Cuomo announced more than $67 million in funding to help those caring for those with Alzheimers. So how is Staten […]