HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Your physical and emotional well-being are equally important to day-to-day living. That’s why our programs, services, activities and classes are designed to nurture mind, body and spirit.
The Health & Wellness Programs at CBN’s Senior Centers offer a full range of workshops, lectures and exercise classes that encourage you to make choices that positively impact your health. We focus on building knowledge and empowering you to make positive changes in your own life. Our Education Classes—including guest lecturers, language classes and computer training and tutoring—introduce new skills for curious minds. You’ll feel stronger, smarter and happier, too.
We also focus on meeting your practical needs and fighting isolation through our individualized Case Management, Social Services, Elder Abuse and Caregiver Resource programs. CBN provides you with opportunities for meaningful engagement including Volunteer Service activities to support and assist others.
The Carter Burden Network seeks to positively impact seniors’ health, mind and body by providing health, wellness and exercise programs along with support and discussion groups at its various centers.
hEALTH & WELLNESS PROGRAMS
All 4 of our senior centers provide extensive health and wellness workshops to seniors interested in improving and/or maintaining their health and well-being. The Leonard Covello Senior Center partners with other community based organizations to provide health services. The Luncheon Club focuses on delivering educational workshops and lectures on health specific topics.
SUPPORT & DISCUSSION GROUPS
The Carter Burden Network offers support groups, specifically catered towards the Chinese population and women. A Chinese language group helps congregate those who find it difficult to travel to Chinatown to socialize and a Women’s discussion group is offered for those interested in women’s issues and related topics.
CAREGIVER RESOURCE PROGRAM
The Caregiver Resource Program is a new and unique program designed to benefit unpaid caregivers of adults 60 years and older. The program provides mental and emotional support/ services to those who are caring for older loved ones.