Alzheimer's Programming Soft COVID-19 Opening

COVID-19 Reopening

We are thrilled to announce that the LIAD Center’s hands-on programming soft opening has been an absolute success. Thanks to our reliable community of families, staff and supporters, re-opening our doors has been seamless and we are excited to transition into Phase 3 soon. We are so appreciative of those that have helped us maintain a safe and welcoming environment and look forward to gradually resume to normalcy!


New Protocols: 

  • Health checks before entry 
  • Social distancing of 6 feet 
  • Wear mask at all times 
  • Frequently wash hands 
  • Daily facility sanitation 
  • Individual program material per participant 


Phase 3:

  • 75% facility capacity maximum including Home Health Aides
  • Staff and participants will be assigned into 3 days/week pods 
  • Resume LIAD Center transportation 
  • Follow general protocols 


About the Author Dana Castoria

Dana’s personal interest in health and wellness ignites her passion to help execute impactful change in the nonprofit field. As a Hofstra University graduate with a degree in Public Health and a demonstrated history in communications, Dana is committed to merge the community, individuals and professionals of Long Island to help the Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center achieve its mission. Having joined the team in July 2017, she came from an assisted living facility and with over 5 years’ experience in the senior care field. Dana helped the Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center plant it’s feet and grow in the new Westbury location, and believes her efforts to attain the resources to further develop and sustain its services is her part in caring for and supporting diagnosed individuals and caregivers. Outside of the office, you can find Dana exploring Manhattan, on the beach with a volleyball, dog-watching at a park or spending time with her family and friends, especially if a board game is involved!

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