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Our Senior Director of Programs and Services, Melissa Katz, Quoted in Long Island Press

As you get older, you may notice you’re becoming more forgetful. You may misplace your keys or your glasses, or you may occasionally forget the word you wanted to use in a sentence or the name of someone

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News12 Features LIAD Center Fundraiser

News12 Features LIAD Center Fundraiser

On October 2nd – 3rd, Plainview resident and long-time supporter, Jay Asparro, hit the ground running for the 6th year in a row – literally. Jay ran a total of 100 miles, from Montauk

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Alzheimers and Brain Awareness Month

June Is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month. Here’s How You Can Help.

Every year, the Alzheimer’s Association designates the month of June as “Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month,” a time to raise awareness about a disease that affects millions of Americans and

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multi-gen living

Multi-Gen Living: How to Cope When a Loved One with Dementia Moves In

Life is tough enough raising children, building a career, and carving out a few minutes of self-care. Imagine adding to that already hectic mix a loved one such as a mother or a grandparent moving in?

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Crocheting For A Cause: Quarantine hobby turns into over $700 fundraiser

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many were forced to spend more time indoors. As a result, hobbies were a fast way to pass the time while in quarantine. Nationwide, people took the opportunity to try something

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Giving Tuesday 2021

What is Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday is a global movement that inspires people worldwide to give, collaborate, and celebrate generosity. This year we celebrate on November 30th. The idea is simple:

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Alzheimers and Dementia Day Program hosts Halloween Spirit Week

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Day Program hosts Halloween Spirit Week

In celebration of Halloween, the LIAD Center’s staff and day program participants dressed up for a full week! Monday – Animal Print Day Tuesday – Tie Dye Day Wednesday –

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Talking with Children About Alzheimers and Dementia

Talking with Children About Alzheimer’s & Dementia

When a loved one has Alzheimer’s disease, the impact on the family extends to all members — including children of every age. Depending upon a child’s age and closeness to the diagnosed

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Staff Murder Mystery Social Event

Staff Murder Mystery Social Event

The LIAD Center staff had a blast getting together for a murder mystery themed team development day! We practiced our gasps, exercised teamwork, and built relationships with new staff members.

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