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Nikki Lucas Working With New York for Seniors To Provide Expanded Resources and Information to Seniors Throughout New York City

Nikki Lucas pictured in center Nikki Lucas, a community leader and senior advocate from East New York has been working with New York for...

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New York’s First LGBT-Friendly Affordable Elder Housing Opens in Fort Greene

The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), BFC Partners, SAGE, the New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC), and the...

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Adult Day Services Provide Important Socialization To Help Keep Seniors Engaged And Active

By Beth Witrogen McLeod Anybody who met Mable Weaver several years ago would have never guessed she was in the early stages of...

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Free Flu Shots for Seniors by Live Well Pharmacy at Canarsie Adult Day Center

If you haven’t received your flu shot yet you still have time before the harshest winter weather hits New York City. Live Well...

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Jingle & Mingle Christmas Party for Seniors in Brooklyn Friday Dec 27

The Canarsie Adult Day Center is inviting seniors throughout Brooklyn to their Jingle & Mingle Christmas Open House Party, Friday...

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Hundreds Participate in New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Event in Brooklyn While 10 Win Thanksgiving Turkeys

photo by Stan Parham of BrooklynBuzz – Nikki Lucas (center) with 2 Thanksgiving Turkey Winners) The New York for Seniors Health &...

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New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Resource Series Continues With Its Healthy Holidays Edition Thursday Nov 14, 2019

Official event flyer below (feel free to share) New York for Seniors continues its Health & Wellness Resource Series Thursday November...

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CenterLight Healthcare Joins New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Resource Fair Thursday Nov 14

Today it was announced that CenterLight Healthcare has come on board as an event sponsor for the New York for Seniors Health & Wellness...

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What Seniors Should Know About the Flu

By Chris Woolston, M.S. How serious is the flu? Many people think the flu is nothing more than a bad cold — until they come down with...

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Win a Thanksgiving Turkey at the New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Resource Fair in Brooklyn Thursday Nov 14

New York for Seniors is providing free raffles, with a chance for up to 10 seniors to win a turkey just in time for Thanksgiving. The...

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Healthfirst Joins New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Resource Fair in East New York Thursday Nov 14

The New York for Seniors Health & Wellness Resource Fair is coming to East New York, Thursday November 14, 2019, and Healthfirst has...

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Free Introduction to Tai Chi Saturday October 19 in Brooklyn at HealthyNYC Expo

Relaxation Zensation, a premier community based health and wellness organization serving the many needs of the elderly population, will be...

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Free Mammogram Screenings at Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology Locations in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology has been providing New Yorkers with high quality radiology services for over 65 years. For the entire month of...

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East New York Breaks Ground On 218 Unit Affordable Housing Development on Pennsylvania Ave

This week in East New York ground was broken to prepare for a new 218 unit affordable housing development at 50 Pennsylvania Ave., between...

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Duane Reade by Walgreens Partnering With the Healthy NYC Expo in Central Brooklyn to Provide Flu Shots Oct 19 at Berean Family Life Center

The organizers of the HealthyNYC Expo Series are proud to announce Duane Reade by Walgreens as the newest partner of the HealthyNYC Expo in...

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Mt. Sinai Will Be In Central Brooklyn Providing Health Screenings at the HealthyNYC Expo Oct 19

The organizers of the HealthyNYC Expo Series announced that Mt. Sinai will be joining them at the HealthyNYC Expo in Central Brooklyn,...

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HealthCare Panel Discussion Helps Seniors & Caregivers Understand Home Care and Medicaid Eligibility

See video below The 3rd Annual HealthyNYC Expo held in East Brooklyn recently, included the launch of the HealthCare Panel Discussion...

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3rd Annual HealthyNYC Expo Activities Schedule for Saturday Sept 7, 2019

The 3rd Annual HealthyNYC Expo is this Saturday Sept. 7, 2019. The event will be loaded with activities for the entire family. See the...

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Have Allergies? CitiWide Medical Mobile Testing Can Let You Know What You Are Allergic To at HealthyNYC Expo

Do you suffer from allergies, but do not know what you are allergic to? Is it pollen, a specific food that you love to eat? CitiWide Mobile...

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As Part of East New York Health Week Seniors Are Encouraged To Join The Aerobics Class In Brownsville Tuesday-Friday

image Courtesy NewYorkforSeniors.com As part of East New York Health Week seniors are encouraged to participate in the Aerobics Class at...

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East New York Health Week Sept 2 – Sept 7 #StayHealthyENY Campaign

East New York Health Week begins Tuesday September 3, 2019 and ends Saturday September 7, 2019.  East New York Health Week is a...

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Healer Within Foundation To Introduce Tai Chi at the Healthy NYC Expo

According to a recent Harvard Magazine article, “there is growing evidence the mind-body practice of Tai Chi, which originated in China...

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3 New York City Hospitals Included In Top 20 Best Hospitals in the U.S.

According to U.S. News few hospitals excel at caring for patients with especially challenging or complex diagnoses, for whom the stakes...

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ShopRite at Gateway Mall Joins 3rd Annual HealthyNYC Expo in East New York Saturday Sept 7

ShopRite at Gateway Mall in Brooklyn has come on board once again as a partner of the 3rd Annual HealthyNYC Expo and the New York for...

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Things To Do This Week for Seniors in Brooklyn

Sponsored Content This week seniors in Brooklyn are invited to participate in events at the Canarsie Adult Day Center.  The center...

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In NYC: What Are NORCs And Why Are They Important?

by Susan Davidson / New York for Seniors In New York City, a NORC is a Naturally Occurring Retirement Community, abbreviated as NORC, is a...

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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Partners With HealthyNYC Expo in East Brooklyn and Central Brooklyn

Today it was announced that Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield will be joining JIG Media in the 3rd Annual HealthyNYC Expo in East Brooklyn. The...

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New Yorkers Nearing Retirement Are Concerned About Health Coverage

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay News) — Many middle-aged folks nearing retirement have serious concerns about their...

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Zwanger Pesiri Radiology Joins Harlem Week As Partner of the Harlem Basketball Reunion, Health Resource Fair & Oldies Concert

2019 Harlem Week will be in full swing from July 28 – August 24, and one of the exciting events during Harlem Week features the...

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Heart to Heart Becomes Official Partner of New York for Seniors

Heart to Heart has joined New York for Seniors as an Official Partner.  New York for Seniors provides healthcare resource information for...

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