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DJ Kenny Will Be Spinning Reggae Music For Canarsie Adult Living On Friday, August 10th!

Celebrate Jamaican Independence Day at the Canarsie Adult Living Center On Friday, August 10th! DJ Kenny will be spinning classic Jamaican...

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Caregiver's CornerPartner Resources

HealthyNYC Caregivers Appreciation Month for Family Members Who Take Care of Loved Ones

Today it was announced by New York for Seniors, that August is now officially ‘HealthyNYC Caregivers Appreciation Month’. “We...

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Featured News

Brownsville To Get Its Own Digital Media Platform

JIG.Media, owners of EastNewYork.com, BrooklynBuzz.com, TodaysHipHop.com and more, will be launching the official digital media platform...

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Author Myrtle Brooks Conducts Book Reading At Canarsie Adult Living Day Center

Popular New York City author, Myrtle Brooks, took time out to visit the Canarsie Adult Living Day Center. Brooks read excerpts from her...

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Caregiver's Corner

Simple Steps To Become A Caregiver For Your Loved One

Becoming a legal caregiver can be beneficial to both you and your loved one if done correctly. It provides extra steady income for...

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Healthy Living

880 Apartments To Be Built in Brownsville on Three City Owned Sites

New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development announced several updates on commitments made in the Brownsville Plan,...

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Caregiver's CornerHealthy Living

Senior Pavilion at Healthy NYC Expo in BROOKLYN Sat Sept 8

It was just announced that there will be a ‘Senior Pavilion’ section at the Healthy NYC Expo (BROOKLYN EDITION). Saturday Sept....

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Healthy Living

Bike New York Partners With The Healthy NYC Expo

JIG Media and Mastermind Connect are elated to announce a new partnership between the legendary NYC organization Bike New York and the...

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Healthy Living

Healthy NYC Expo Comes Back To Brooklyn Saturday Sept 8

Today it was announced that the Healthy NYC Expo (BROOKLYN Edition), will be held Saturday September 8, 2018 at the Brooklyn Sports Club....

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Caregiver's CornerHome Care

What Does It Mean To Be A Caregiver?

Do you take your elderly mother or grandmother food shopping? Do you refill your grandfather’s prescriptions? Do you make...

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Hope Home Care Joins the Healthy NYC Expo

Today, JIG Media and Mastermind Connect announced that Hope Home Care has joined the 2018 Healthy NYC Expo on Governors Island along with...

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Tips on How to Prepare for the Care of Aging Parents

While aging may be inevitable, preparation for the emotional and financial costs associated with dependency of parents in the latter phase...

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Featured News

The 2nd Annual Healthy NYC Expo is Set for Governor’s Island This Fall

July 6th, 2018 | New York – Mastermind Connect and JIG Media are honored to announce the 2nd Annual Healthy NYC Expo, which is set to...

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Healthy Living

Gov Cuomo’s $210 Mil Plan That Includes East New York and Brownsville

pictured; Gov Cuomo with Chris Legree (Brownsville District Leader Candidate) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo was in Brownsville, Brooklyn today,...

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Caregiver's Corner

BBQ Friday July 6 for Seniors at the Canarsie Adult Day Center

It’s BBQ time with the Canarsie Adult Living Day Center. Friday July 6, 2018 the Canarsie Adult Living Day Center will be having a...

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Healthy Living

EmblemHealth and AdvantageCare Join Brownsville Health & Wellness Family Day Saturday June 23

HealthyNYC is happy to announce that EmblemHealth and AdvantageCare are supporters of the first annual Brownsville Health & Wellness...

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Healthy Living

UnitedHealthcare Supporting Brownsville’s Health & Wellness Family Day June 23

HealthyNYC announced today that UnitedHealthcare will be supporting the Brownsville community, as a sponsor of the first annual Brownsville...

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Healthy Living

Brownsville Health and Wellness Family Day Saturday June 23

The first annual Brownsville Health & Wellness Family Day event will be held Saturday June 23, in partnership with the Brownsville...

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Featured News

Real Estate Developer and Philanthropist Stephen M. Ross Donates a Million Dollars to JASA – Celebrating 50 Years of Community Service to NY Seniors

Left to Right: JASA Board of Trustees Chairman Leonard Boxer, JASA Visionary Award Honoree Stephen M. Ross, and JASA Board of Trustee...

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Healthy Living

Simple Steps Seniors Can Take To Prevent Falls

Half of all falls happen at home, and many occur when older people are doing everyday activities — reaching for objects overhead,...

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Healthy Eating

Recipe of the Week: Honeybaked Turkey Hash

Real Turkey Recipe by Honeybaked (Brooklyn) Turkey Hash (Real meat, never processed) In a nonstick skillet spray with butter flavored...

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Healthy Eating

‘Drive Change’ Heats Up a Social Justice Revolution Through Food

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Food Justice organization, Drive Change, tackles food & social inequality with monthly events in Brownsville...

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Christopher Roker, CEO NYC + Health Hospitals Queens To Be Honored Thursday May 17

Christopher Roker, CEO, NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens, will be honored with the ‘Administrative Excellence in Healthcare...

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Healthy LivingHome Care

Active Seniors in NYC Enjoy Better Health Than Inactive Seniors

In a scientific study published in the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, it was found that older adults who were socially and...

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Oxford Nursing Home Moving To ENY In Proposed New $70Mil Facility

The Oxford Nursing Home, located in Ft Greene, Brooklyn, is looking to move to East New York.  The new nursing home will change its name...

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Healthy Living

Get Active This Spring: Studies Show How Physical Activity Lowers Risk of Colon Cancer

What is physical activity? Physical activity is defined as any movement that uses skeletal muscles and requires more energy than does...

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19th Annual Central Brooklyn Jazz Festival To Feature 500 Artists in Over 50 Events

Brooklyn, New York, March 20, 2018– Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium (CBJC) presents New York City’s longest continuously running...

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Tradition Home Care Launches New Digital Platform To Provide Seniors With Resources and Information

Tradition Home Care, a Brooklyn-based home care agency, has launched their new digital platform, which will make it easier for them to...

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Healthy Eating

Healthy Tip of The Week: Foods To Eat to Help Prevent Cancer

As part of Colon Cancer Prevention Month, here is a Healthy NYC tip: A diet rich in fruits, whole grains and vegetables appears to lower...

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Partner Resources

Join ENY District Leader Nikki Lucas and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries At The Pre Easter Luncheon and Hat Pageant in ENY

East New York District Leader, Nikki Lucas and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries, are hosting their second annual Pre Easter Luncheon and Hat...

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