During the first full week of April each year, American Public Health Association brings together communities across the United States to observe National Public Health Week as a time to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues that are important to improving our nation.
Join us on Monday, November 5, 2018, for our annual Gala at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City, honoring the Glick Family/GPG Properties.
The 28th Annual United Nations Celebration of International Day of Older Persons (IDOP) will be held at United Nations headquarters on October 4th and is open to the public at no charge. Featured will be a video presentation on human rights followed by a panel discussion moderated by Mr. Craig Mokhiber, Director, New York Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.
The Mobile Mammography Program at Mount Sinai is having a Breast Health and Breast Cancer Education Program on Friday, August 3rd at the Carter Burden Luncheon Club. Come learn more about the importance of early breast cancer detection, mammograms, and how to get screened.
Many New Yorkers have clutter in their apartments but some of us may have too much stuff. Having an enormous amount of clutter can create hazardous conditions and put your housing at risk. You may think the problem is out of control but help is available. Hear experts explain what hoarding disorders are, how to tell if you or someone you love is a hoarder, and learn about programs and resources that can help you put more order in your life.
Joan Altman will be hosting a workshop for seniors on chronic eye conditions on Wednesday, July 11th. The presentation will be at 3:00 PM in the Conference Room at the Carter Burden Network Headquarters.
You are invited to a free PSS Circle of Care workshop where you’ll discuss the different symptoms and stages of Alzheimer’s Disease and learn how to effectively support people with dementia, as well as their caregivers. The workshop is on Tuesday, June 26 at the Carter Burden/ Leonard Covello Senior Center.
On Tuesday, June 26th an Advanced Care Planning session with RNs from the Hospital for Special Surgery will be taking place at our Roosevelt Island Senior Center. Join us to discover the value of Advanced Care Planning and learn how to talk about and document your future health care decisions.
Join us at the Carter Burden/ Leonard Covello Senior Center on Thursday, June 21st for a presentation on how to maintain healthy vision by Rose Gaynus from Visions.