Alzheimer's & Dementia Blog - Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center

7-Year-Old Sells Hand-Made Bracelets to Support The LIAD Center

At the young age of 7, Jessica Sayo is well aware of how Alzheimer’s can affect those you love as she witnessed her grandpa, Tony Matera, deal with the disease. Tony and his family, became heavily involved

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Teens Sew Face Masks to Raise Money for LIAD Center

Teens Rally To Raise Almost $2,000 for Hands-On Alzheimer's & Dementia ProgramsFeatured by Newsday Read Newsday Article The Dodds family felt helpless at the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak.,

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Dementia and Loneliness: How to Leave Loneliness Alone?

While spring is in full swing and summer is just around the corner, many older adults suffering from dementia and loneliness may not share the same sunny disposition. In fact, dementia and loneliness are

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Scattergories Virtual Game

The LIAD Center is hosting a prize-winning, 5-day Virtual Scattergories Game in honor of Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness month! Join us for a creative-thinking word game to exercise your brain skills.

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Scavenger Hunt Raises Money For The LIAD Center

These Long Island residents found a way to stay busy and socially distant while raising money for a local non-profit. How? A SCAVENGER HUNT!  Together they participated in a fun, full-day race all

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Photoshoot Fundraiser Raises $1,100 to Support Dementia Hands-On Services

These smiling faces didn't let quarantine stop them from cherishing today's special moments! Special thank you to those that helped to make the Capturing Memories for Memory photoshoot fundraiser

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Meet The Staff: Tori, Lindsay, Melissa & Frank

TORI COHENTori Cohen began her journey with the LIAD Center in 2003. Her ambition and passion for helping and giving hope to families in need is what led her to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker,

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Meet The Staff: Danielle, Grace, Mandy & Dana

DANIELLE SCHWARTZBERGDanielle Schwartzberg joined the LIAD Center in October 2019. With a personal connection to the disease, Danielle wanted to use her skills and experience to make an impact in her community

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