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Congressman Ed Towns To Host Seniors at HealthyNYC Expo in Brooklyn

Congressman Ed Towns might be retired, but he is keeping himself very busy. It was recently announced that he will be hosting his 2nd...

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CDPAP For Seniors: How Your Senior Can Receive A Personal Assistant!

CDPAP is a program offered by Tradition Home Care, and it is a program geared towards seniors who need help doing tasks throughout their...

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Honorable Ed Towns Announces His 2nd Annual Charity Golf Classic To Support Youth Program in Brooklyn

Join the Honorable “Ed” Towns and Friends for the 2nd Annual Ed Towns Charity Golf Classic. Thursday, September 27th.  Tee time is...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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NYC Has Development Plans to Create 121 Deeply Affordable Senior Apartments

Haven Green, an affordable new senior housing development will be affordable to seniors earning between $20,040 and $40,080 and include...

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New York for Seniors Wellness & Resource Health Fair at Bronx Boro Hall A Hit With Seniors

NYFS Wellness Resource Health Fair Check out the NYFS Bronx Wellness Resource Health Fair that took place at Bronx Boro Hall in partnership...

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Edison Home Health Care: Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program

What Is CDPAP? CDPAP, or the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program, is a Medicaid-based program that allows individuals to be in...

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NYC Senior Housing To Double To 30,000 Affordable Units According To Mayor de Blasio

“Seniors First,” 3RD initiative of expanded 300,000-home housing plan, will make 15,000 more homes age-friendly,’ build...

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Elmhurst Hospital Adds 2 New Shuttle Vans With $100K Capital Grant Sponsored by State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky

NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst has added two new shuttle vans to transport patients and staff to and from NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens....

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New ‘Wheel of Health’ Game Aims to Educate Seniors Through Entertainment

AlphaCare, a Magellan Health company based in Brooklyn, New York, has introduced a new, fun, and entertaining way for New York City’s...

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From Crown Heights To Civil Court: An Interview With Brooklyn Civil Court Judge Candidate Ellen Edwards

(Left to right) Ellen Edwards at the Brooklyn Diabetes Awareness Health Fair with attendee. This is a condensed version of the full...

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Wellness Resource Series Health Fair Coming to Sunset Park

On Thursday, September 21st, 2017, the New York for Seniors team, in partnership with AlphaCare, are proud to announce the upcoming...

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10 Smoothie Recipes Sure to Beat the NYC Heat

Fruit smoothies can be an easy way to nourish your body with essential nutrients. The best way to know the exact ingredients in your...

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The ‘NY for Seniors Magazine’ Summer Issue is Here!

As Summer continues to heat up, the New York for Seniors Magazine Summer Edition launches to tackle hot button topics that shape the lives...

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Understanding NYC’s Brown Recycle Bins

If you are one of the millions of New Yorkers who received a new brown recycling bin, then you may have a few questions. Here, we break...

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New York for Seniors Magazine Now Available in Digital 3D

By popular demand, the New York for Seniors Magazine is now available in a digital 3D version! Currently, the New York for Seniors Magazine...

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Scott Stringer Calls For Strategic City Planning For Seniors

Recently, New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer called on the City to launch an agency-by-agency, neighborhood-by-neighborhood...

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Bronx Boro President Ruben Diaz Jr. Brings Gospel Concert To Bronx Seniors

By: Angella Brown A chilly and overcast April Fools’ Day didn’t prevent scores of Bronx-area seniors from lining up in front of Dreiser...

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Interview With Assemblyman Felix Ortiz

Originally from Puerto Rico, Felix Ortiz has represented New York’s 51st Assembly District since first elected in 1994. During his...

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Freezing Rent With The Disability Rent Increase Exemption (DRIE)

What Is DRIE? Disability Rent Increase Exemption, or DRIE, is a New York City based program that allows people with disabilities who are...

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Congressman Ed Towns Hosted the Diabetes Awareness Health Fair Presented by AlphaCare

The citywide Wellness & Resources Series, presented by AlphaCare, kicked off last week with the Diabetes Awareness Health Fair at the...

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Tenant Rights: Resources For Fighting Against Tenant Harassment

Many tenants will often assume that because their landlord owns the property they live in, that their landlord’s word is law. This...

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The Brooklyn Diabetes Awareness Fair on Thursday, May 18th, Launches AlphaCare’s New Wellness and Resource Series

Alphacare has officially announced its launch of its Wellness and Resource Series. The series will consist of a multitude of health fairs...

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