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Join These CenterLight Online Art Projects Intended To Prevent Social Isolation and Depression

This week we offer two art programs for encouraging creative expression led by CenterLight Therapeutic Recreation Specialists. Engaging in...

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Permanent COVID-19 Vaccination Site Opens in Spring Creek Towers (Starrett City) With 50% of Vaccines Going to Residents

Cityblock Health, a healthcare provider serving lower-income communities across New York in partnership with EmblemHealth, announced...

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Tune in to CenterLight’s Talk on COVID-19 Updates!

Join CenterLight Teamcare staff for another week of educational and recreational programs! This week, CenterLight’s Assistant Director of...

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Join Senator Roxanne Persaud At A Tenants Rights Virtual Townhall About COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Tuesday March 16

From Senator Roxanne Persaud (19th Senate District) On Tuesday evening, March 16, 2021, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., I will host Brooklyn...

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Join CenterLight for Interactive Online Games and other Fun Activities for Seniors!

Join CenterLight Teamcare staff for another week of educational and recreational programs! As part of our efforts to keep participants and...

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Senior Health: Dietitian Will Be Livestreaming A Discussion on Controlling Your Sodium Intake Wed March 3

Join CenterLight Teamcare Dietitian Allison Tannenbaum on Wednesday, March 3rd at 3PM on CenterLight’s Facebook page...

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Official COVID-19 Testing at Pink Houses in East New York Feb 11 – Feb 14 by NYC Health and Hospitals

Official Flyer Below New York City Health + Hospitals is conducting free Mobile COVID-19 Testing in East New York until February 14, 2021....

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NYC COVID-19 Vaccine Finder Provides Information For You To Schedule An Appointment

New York City has launched a Vaccine Finder where you can find COVID-19 Vaccine locations, and you can make an appointment. See the details...

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This Just In! COVID-19 Vaccines for Seniors 65 and Over Available at Brookdale Wed. Jan 20, 2021 Register to Confirm

COVID-19 Information provided by Nikki Lucas I just received this information tonight from Brookdale Medical Center. They have the COVID-19...

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Managed Long-Term Care Plans Are Denying Seniors Care. Why are MLTCPs putting profits before people?

OpEd By Victoria Milo, Coalition of New York City Social Adult Day Cares Almost a year into the coronavirus pandemic, and New York City’s...

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NYC Seniors Will Have Access To COVID-19 Vaccines At Some NYCHA Locations

First three sites to launch this weekend in Brooklyn, Staten Island, and Manhattan; program brings on-site vaccine clinics to NYCHA...

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Here’s The Full List of NYC COVID 19 Vaccine Sites, Groups That Are Eligible And Appointment Information

As of January 4, 2021, eligible New Yorkers can get the COVID-19 vaccine at sites located throughout the city. The following groups are now...

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New 7 Story Senior Residential Development Coming to Pennsylvania Ave Near Sutter Ave

Just in case you were wondering what was going to be built on the empty lot at 306 Pennsylvania Ave., between Sutter and Belmont. A 7 story...

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What Foods Should a Diabetes Diet Include?

Healthy Living Content Sponsored by RiseUp ENY – Join the Community Health Survey   If you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes,...

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Virtual Medicare Information Session Sunday Nov 8 at 9am Includes Open Enrollment Information

Join this important Virtual Medicare Information Session with Medicare Insurance expert Richard David Guy. You will be able to ask...

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Join Hunger Free America CEO Joel Berg Live on VOICES of East New York With Nikki Lucas Discussing Programs To Fight Hunger in NYC Sunday Oct 25

Hunger remains a serious problem in New York City, but particularly among seniors and vulnerable New Yorkers during this pandemic. There...

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Get COVID 19 Testing Antibody Testing and Mask Distribution Thursday Oct 15 at Brooklyn Sport Club

There will be COVID-19 Testing, Antibody Testing and Free Mask Distribution as part of the East New York Health and Wellness Series at the...

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4 Exercise Tips for Diabetics

Exercising is one of the best things you can do to manage diabetes. Here’s how to do it safely. If you have diabetes, one of the best...

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New York City Council Candidate for East New York Nikki Lucas Announces The Launch of Her Official 2021 Campaign Website

Today it was announced that East New York Community Advocate, Nikki Lucas, has launched her official campaign website, ElectNikkiLucas.com,...

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LIVE STREAM Virtual Mental Health Information Session Sunday August 2 at 9am With Mental Health Professional Gina Mckinney

During this time of the COVID pandemic and protests against police brutality many people are dealing with issues that are affecting them...

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Ask Grandma to Dance to Boost Her Mood And Strengthen Your Bonds

Content Sponsored by New York for Seniors | Long Term Care If you’re a grandparent, shaking a leg with your grandchild might benefit...

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NYC Giving 10,000 NYCHA Seniors Free Tablets To Stay Connected to Family

Mayor De Blasio announced that 10,000 seniors living in NYCHA developments will be receiving tablets through a partnership with T-Mobile....

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New York City Can Have Food Delivered To Your Door Via the Food Delivery Assistance Program

photo Courtesy NYC Taxi Written by Nikki Lucas, Community Organizer This editorial is to inform seniors and caregivers about the NYC Food...

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A Safe Option to Combat COVID-19: A Bio-Energetic System To Help Seniors

Sponsored Content – The Noble Touch We know the reality: Hospitals are over capacity and understaffed. Healthcare workers are...

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Free Meals Delivered Directly To NYC Seniors Through Senior Centers and DFTA

NYC Department for the Aging (DFTA) is making it possible for seniors to have meals delivered to their homes. Direct delivery includes a...

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Coronavirus Myths: Experts Sort Out Facts From Fiction

(HealthDay News) – The new coronavirus continues its steady march through the U.S. population, bringing with it a second plague:...

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How To Get Your $1,200 Coronavirus Check from The US Government

The US Government has created a $2 trillion stimulus package that provides families with checks for $1,200 or more, depending on salary and...

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New York City Coronavirus Testing Locations And Appointment Information

Below is a list of COVID-19 Coronavirus Testing Centers in New York City. You must make an appointment before showing up at one of the...

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Foods To Ease Stress & Depression

Salmon for long term health By Rachele Kanigel Can the foods I eat really affect my mood? You bet. If you’ve ever recovered from a...

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Healthy NYC & New York for Seniors Health Fairs & Expos Are Cancelled Through August 2020

JIG Media announced today that all of its Healthy NYC and New York for Seniors Health Fairs and Expos are cancelled through August 2020. Be...

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