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 […]

Counting on Care

Story by Gregg McQueen “I’m glad to be there for her,” says Eddie Paige with his mother Corliss Kirkland and his son, William. This Father’s Day will be an emotional one for Eddie Paige. It will be the first time that Bronx resident Paige will celebrate being a dad to his nine-month-old son, William. However, […]