CaringKind

CaringKind, The Heart of Alzheimer’s Caregiving, formerly known as the Alzheimer’s Association, NYC Chapter, is a non for profit 501 (c) 3 corporation which  provides free information, confidential assistance and support for those with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, as well as for their family members, caregivers and professionals. Our programs include a 24-hour Helpline, Social Work Services, Education and Training, Support Groups, an Early Stage Center and a Wanderer’s Safety Program. We reach out to the diverse populations of New York City, with our successful outreach programs to the Latino, African-American, Chinese, Russian, LGBT and Orthodox Jewish communities. For more than 30 years, our dedicated professional staff has provided compassionate care and life-saving support for hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers with dementia and their caregivers. Our organization actively advocates at the city, state and federal level to support related legislation and heighten public awareness.  For more information: www.caringkindnyc.org.