to Bronx Borough President, Ruben Diaz Jr.,
"Senior citizens are important members of our community who
have contributed positive values into today's society..."
The Bronx Senior Resource Guide is a
comprehensive publication that will provide a wide variety
of services that will make your life a little easier.
Find a senior center in the Bronx and provide you or
your loved ones an opportunity to get out
of the house and receive social and mental stimulation.
Dance Workshop Series Ailey Dance for Caregivers &
Individuals with Dementia, on June 4, June 18,
July 16, August 20, Tuesdays 2:00 – 3:00pm, at The
New Settlement Community Center, 1501 Jerome Avenue.
Advance Registration Required.
Chair Aerobics for Seniors at Poe Park Visitor Center on
Wednesday, July 24th from 1.– 2 PM.. Seniors participate
in light workouts that are modified for their unique needs.
Bingo Night at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center on
Monday, July 22nd from. 5:30 –6:30 PM. Join us for this
Family Fun Night and compete for prizes. Read
may qualify for the NYC Rent
rent an apartment that is rent regulated (rent controlled,
rent stabilized, hotel stabilized or Mitchell-Lama) and; you
are a senior citizen or have a disability.
The Bronx Senior Photo League (BSPL) is a free
photography program for older adults in the Bronx. Our
goal is to develop participants' skills in photography while
promoting social connection and community pride.
Have you heard of Citymeals? This service provides a
nutritious meal delivered right to your door, companionship
and a watchful eye on the health and safety of our seniors.
Find your local program
Introducing the NYC Senior Service Providers Volunteer
Coalition Volunteer Guide.
With more than 1.5 million adults age 60 or older living in
New York City,the NYC Senior Service Providers Volunteer
Coalition created an electronic guide to
connect volunteers who want to serve older adults.
you can help
SSA Press Release - Scam Calls PSA: Please take
a moment to review the document (link below) from the Social
Security Administration (SSA) and Office of Inspector
General (OIG). A Public Service Announcement (PSA) campaign
has been launched in an effort to alert and inform the
nation’s public about these ongoing scam calls. This press
release also provides information on how to report the
incident if they receive the scam call.
the press release here..
Retired & Senior Volunteer
Program (RSVP) at the Community Service Society of New
York matches the skills and interests of adults aged 55+
with NYC youth impacted by juvenile justice interactions
or parental incarceration, mentoring them in skills to
overcome challenges and to build on their strengths. RSVP
Mentors will serve as part of a community
of older citizens that ‘has their back’ and assists youth as
they navigate within ever shrinking resources in New York
City. The RSVP staff provides you the training, placement
and support at a number of nonprofit, community based
partner organizations for youth. Be a Mentor with the
Retired & Senior Volunteer Program!
For more information attend the RSVP Mentor
Orientation. Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 10 AM-
12:30 PM, 633 3rd Avenue. New York, NY 10017.
Confirm your seat and be added to the building security
listing by contacting Karen Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Caregivers: If you are caring for an older adult, or
are an older adult yourself, there is available support to
ease the way.
Stamp Out Mailbox
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