September 2012 – Health, Seniors, & Social Services Committee

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September 2012 – Health, Seniors, & Social Services Committee

September 13, 2012 @ 6:30 pm EDT
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House

331 East 70th Street(First-Second), Auditorium

New York,

NY

United States

Event Detail

  1. Informational presentations by:
    • Sandy Regenbogen-Weiss, LCSW, Social Work Manager – HealthOutreach, NewYork- Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center will discuss
    • HealthOutreach in general - the Health Information Events, Classes they offer, as well as their upcoming Falls Prevention Week.
    • Sarah Waxse, LCSW, Senior Social Worker and Coordinator of the Caregivers Service - HealthOutreach, NewYork- Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, will talk about the Groups she runs ( a group for caregivers of Alzheimer's patients, and a General Caregiver group for people of any age who are caring for a senior 60 +). She'll also talk about programming that she offers in addition to the groups, and the new initiative of the Family Caregivers Toolkits.

    • Laura Clutz, LCSW - Lifeline Program Coordinator, HealthOutreach, NewYork- Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, will talk about the Lifeline Service, and especially about the newest innovation, Auto Alert, which is a great advancement in detecting and reporting falls for seniors.
  2. New business
  3. Old business

Mary Pike and Ellen Polivy, Co-Chairs

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