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WNY Digital Equity Coalition

Wed, Apr 20th 2022 10:00 am
Comprising representatives from community-based organizations, business, government, school districts, higher education, philanthropy, and unaffiliated community members, the coalition seeks to promote digital inclusion and digital equity for all Western New Yorkers.

New York State Caregiver Guide

Thu, Mar 17th 2022 03:00 pm
The NYS Caregiver Guide is meant to ease the stress of caregiving by providing an orientation to caregiving and assist caregivers in planning for the needs of the person they support.

National Caregiver Day: February 18, 2022

Fri, Feb 18th 2022 09:50 am
National Caregivers Day is observed on the third Friday in February — on February 18 this year.

New Olean, NY medical equipment loan center opens

Tue, Feb 15th 2022 04:00 pm
Residents and agencies can donate, borrow or exchange medical supplies for free in Olean, NY.

211 Day is Friday, February 11

Wed, Feb 9th 2022 04:00 pm
From Hello to Help, 211 is Here!

Forever Young Intergenerational Respite and Socialization Program

Thu, Feb 3rd 2022 04:00 pm
The Forever Young program engages older adults in fun and rewarding activities with the students and staff at Genesee Valley Central School.

Alzheimer's Association offers FREE education sessions

Wed, Feb 2nd 2022 08:50 am
The Alzheimer's Association is offering several FREE virtual education sessions this February.

Governor Hochul's State of the State Speech

Wed, Jan 5th 2022 03:15 pm
Governor Hochul of NY presented her first State of the State speech. Included in this speech, there is information on New York establishing a master plan for aging.

Exhale, the Family Caregiver Initiative information

Tue, Dec 14th 2021 03:00 pm
Exhale funds innovative collaborative projects that are reimagining and increasing respite opportunities for family caregivers of older adults.

Upstate NY senior citizen forms special bond with caregiver

Wed, Dec 8th 2021 10:00 am
More than 90 million Americans, including those in New York state, receive some sort of care from family or friends

Alzheimer's Association: Caregiver Tips to Managing Stress

Tue, Nov 30th 2021 05:00 am
The Alzheimer's Association lists 10 symptoms of caregiver stress and provides 10 tips to help reduce stress amongst caregivers.

Report on Caregivers' Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Wed, Nov 17th 2021 09:00 am
Parents of children aged <18 years and unpaid caregivers of adults have had mental health challenges before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Ann Battaglia, CEO of the Health Community Alliance, joined Data Doyenne's podcast to talk about caregiving.

Mon, Nov 8th 2021 10:00 am
On the November podcast, they discuss family caregivers and the support available for both caregiver and recipient.

Wyoming County Office For The Aging Senior Newsletter

Thu, Nov 4th 2021 06:00 am
September/October Newsletter with great information for Wyoming County.

National Caregiver Month- Sharing caregivers' journeys

Mon, Nov 1st 2021 12:00 pm
In celebration of National Caregiver Month, Healthy Community Alliance interviewed a few caregivers to get their thoughts on what caregiving experiences they deal with on a daily basis.

Caregiver Services Available to You

Tue, Oct 26th 2021 08:00 am
From Cattaraugus County website.

RAISE Family Caregiving Advisory Council delivers caregiver report

Mon, Sep 27th 2021 03:00 pm
Recommendations to Congress include a call to increase the availability of caregiver-defined respite services nationally.

Healthy Community Alliance to present at the Aging Concerns Unite Us (ACUU) Conference

Fri, Sep 17th 2021 10:45 am
"E-Respite - The Shift from Place-Based Services" workshop presented on September 22, 2021

Student created COVID-19 resources for older adults

Mon, Sep 13th 2021 08:00 am
Collection of resources created by Aging Studies students at Ithaca College to help older adults stay connected during the pandemic.

What Caregivers Know About Empathy...

Fri, Aug 27th 2021 02:00 pm
What Caregivers Know About Empathy Could Help Us Find Common Ground— And Help Us Tackle Social Isolation

Apps for Caregivers That Can Help You Get Organized And Find Support

Fri, Aug 13th 2021 11:00 am
There are numerous apps (applications) on smart phones and tablets that can help caregivers find some support and respite. AARP recommends a few in this article.

Press Release: HCA receives grant to support family caregivers

Thu, Jul 29th 2021 12:35 pm
Healthy Community Alliance and partners in Cattaraugus and Wyoming county will work together to bring respite (sense of relief) to rural caregivers.

Press Release: Caregiver Tech Solutions Launches

Thu, Jul 29th 2021 12:30 pm
Caregiver Tech Solutions, a pilot program between Healthy Community Alliance and partners in Cattaraugus and Wyoming counties, officially launches.

Article: Celebrating and Supporting Caregivers in Our Community

Thu, Jul 22nd 2021 08:00 am
Ken Genewick, Program Officer at Health Foundation for Western & Central NY, writes about respite care and how it can help caregivers.

ARCH Announces Selection of Innovative and Exemplary Respite Services

Wed, Jul 21st 2021 10:50 pm
The nationally-selected programs were recognized for their achievements at the International Short Break Conference on June 22, 2021.

Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation's Tight Knit content series

Wed, Jul 21st 2021 08:25 pm
Tight Knit is a documentary and podcast series which spotlights the many rewards and challenges of being a family caregiver.

Article: Supporting Caregivers Through Crisis

Mon, Jul 19th 2021 07:15 pm
November 2020 article that focuses on addressing the new realities and obstacles that family caregivers face with their loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic.