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28th Anniversary Celebration of International Day of Older Persons at the United Nations
Oct
4
10:00 AM10:00

28th Anniversary Celebration of International Day of Older Persons at the United Nations

  • ECOSOC Chamber, United Nations Headquarters (map)
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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.

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Mobile Mammography Program
Aug
3
1:00 PM13:00

Mobile Mammography Program

  • Carter Burden Luncheon Club & Senior Program (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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.

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Senator Krueger and Assembly Member Seawright's Hoarding Workshop
Jul
17
6:00 PM18:00

Senator Krueger and Assembly Member Seawright's Hoarding Workshop

  • Church of Holy Trinity, Draesel Hall (map)
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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.

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PSS Circle of Care: Understanding Dementia
Jun
26
2:00 PM14:00

PSS Circle of Care: Understanding Dementia

  • Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Senior Program (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

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.

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Mental Health and Wellness Fair
Apr
26
10:00 AM10:00

Mental Health and Wellness Fair

Join us on Thursday, April 26th for our Mental Health and Wellness Fair where you can meet with leaders from over 20 organizations to learn about health and wellness programs and resources, as well as connect with community liaisons from the offices of our elected officials.  

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Covello Fashion Show
Mar
23
1:30 PM13:30

Covello Fashion Show

  • Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Senior Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come see our Carter Burden Network seniors and staff hit the runway in style! Our annual Covello Fashion Show will be held at the Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Senior Center in East Harlem on Friday, March 23. We hope you can join us for a fun afternoon filled with music, refreshments and timeless fashion. 

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“Songs of War and the Journey Home”
Mar
20
6:30 PM18:30

“Songs of War and the Journey Home”

Revisit the hauntingly beautiful songs and poetry of the Great War with baritone John Brancy and pianist Peter Dugan. An exploration of the timeless themes of longing and the search for meaning and peace, the program features music by WWI veterans, including New York natives Alan Seeger and Irving Berlin, alongside classics by Schubert, Rachmaninov, and more. 

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 "Opioids- What are they and how do they work?" Presentation by Dr. Mohammad Piracha
Mar
5
1:00 PM13:00

"Opioids- What are they and how do they work?" Presentation by Dr. Mohammad Piracha

  • Carter Burden/Leonard Covello Senior Program (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We invite you to attend this talk on opioids by Dr. Mohammad Piracha, of New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medicine. The use of opioids in the U.S. has escalated to crisis proportions and it is very important to understand the benefits and challenges of using them.

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