New Resource For Frum Alzheimer’s And Dementia Caregivers Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization, in partnership with the NYC Chapter of Alzheimer’s Association and Bainbridge Adult Day Health Care Center taped a series of 9 helpful workshops for frum Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers. Topics include practical tips for daily care, responding to challenging behaviors, talking to children and teens, and many other subjects designed to make things a bit easier on those who are providing care.
Listen in your own home or car — whenever it’s easiest for you! CD sets are available at cost, at Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization, (718) 4382020, ext. 7432. This project was sponsored in part by the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany and New Century Homecare.
Guest Neurologist at Gathering For Frum Women With Cancer Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization, in partnership with Sharsheret and CancerCare, hosts monthly friendship gatherings for frum women who are in treatment for or have been in treatment for cancer.
Frum neurolo gist Adina Alport, MD, of New York Methodist Hospital, will lead a Q-&-A session titled “Countering the Neurological Impact of Cancer Treatment” at the next confidential meeting, on Tuesday, December 2. The gathering takes place from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., in Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization, at 5216 11th Avenue, and is free of charge. For more information, please leave a confidential message for Shlomis at (718) 4382020, ext. 7432.
Staying Healthy With Diabetes And High Blood Sugar: A Monthly Gathering Bikur Cholim Chesed Organization, in partnership with the Jewish Diabetes Association and Friends with Diabetes, hosts monthly educational programs for community members with diabetes and high blood sugar. Please join us at our next meeting on Tuesday, November 25, at 8:15 p.m. sharp, at Boro Park Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare, 4915 10th Avenue. For more information, or to be added to the mailing list, please contact Shlomis at (718) 438-2020, ext. 7432. Meetings are free of charge. This program is sponsored by Healthy Joy Bakes, producers of kosher bread with one net carb per slice.