Adult Center

NNORC: POB Cares, Project PACE

& S.O.S.

For more information about the NNORC programs or to volunteer, please contact:

Alana Rosenstein (516) 822-3535, x385  |  arosenstein@miyjcc.org.

NNORC

(Neighborhood Naturally Occurring Retirement Community)

Programs of the Mid-Island Y JCC:

 

 

P.O.B. Cares & Project PACE & S.O.S. (Seniors Of Syosset)

Helping Seniors In Our Community

 

NNORC Hours are Monday-Friday  •  8:30 am-5:00 pm by appointment

Programs & Services Include:

• Consultation with a Community Health Nurse for non-emergency medical questions and concerns    

• Emotional support and/or assistance from a licensed social worker to access benefits and resources 

• Volunteer-based transportation to local medical appointments and shopping    ​

• Educational, social and wellness programs

• Volunteer-based minor home repairs     

• Friendly visiting for isolated seniors

Project PACE

 

Project PACE is a state-funded NNORC program to provide programming and services to help older adults (ages 60+) age-in-place in their homes in Western Plainview. According to New York State Office for the Aging guidelines, the programs listed below are for residents of Project PACE - adults over age 60 residing in Plainview west of route 135, with limited exceptions*. Please call 516-822-3535 x385 with any questions or to schedule an enrollment visit.

Social Seniors – Pizza Party at the Apartments

Enjoy pizza and live music at the Barnum Avenue Apartments

Select Wednesdays • 12:00-1:30 pm • FREE

February 12 Barnum Avenue Apartments Community Room,

80 Barnum Avenue, Plainview.

RSVP to Alana at 516.822.3535, x385 by Monday, 2/10/2020

Create Together

Join us for an intergenerational crafts program with a local art instructor and local girl scouts.

Select Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays • 3:30–5:00 pm

1/22, 3/26, 4/7

For more information, call Genevieve at 516.822.3535, x391

Games Galore and So Much More!

Barnum Avenue Join your Project PACE neighbors for an open recreation hour, featuring conversation, games, refreshments, and fun! Bring your own game or learn

how to play one of ours! Adult coloring sheets will also be available.

Barnum Avenue Apartments Community Room,

80 Barnum Avenue, Plainview

Call for dates. For more information, call Genevieve at 516.822.3535, x391

Health and Wellness Workshops

Our neighbors at APEX Physical Therapy will host health workshops specifically for our Project PACE! Thurs., January 16 – Hip and Knee Arthritic Pain and its Management

Thurs., February 13 – Low Back and Sciatica Pain

Thurs., March 12 – How to Maximize Flexibility and Mobility

APEX Physical Therapy, 700 Old Country Road, #106, Plainview, NY 11803

For more information, call Alana at 516.822.3535, x385.

POB Cares

POB Cares is a state-funded NNORC program to provide programming and services to help older adults (ages 60+) age-in-place in their homes in eastern Plainview and Old Bethpage. According to New York State Office for the Aging guidelines, the programs listed below are for residents of POB Cares - adults over age 60 residing in Plainview and Old Bethpage east of route 135, with limited exceptions*. Please call 516-822-3535, x385 \with any questions or to schedule an enrollment visit.

Games Galore and So Much More!

(Monday edition at Shepherd Hill)

 Join your POB Cares neighbors for an open recreation hour, featuring conversation, games, refreshments, and fun! Bring your own game or learn how to play one of ours!

Adult coloring sheets will also be available.

Shepherd Hill Apartments Community Room

115 Central Park Road, Plainview, NY 11803

Mondays • 2:30-3:30 pm

January 6, 13, 27 • February 3, 10, 24 • March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Please note: no meeting 1/20 or 2/17 due to holidays.

For more information, call Bonnie at 516.822.3535, x 354.

Intergenerational Cake Decorating

Join the Baking Coach® and local students, as we create beautiful and tasty treats!

Round Swamp Road Apartments Community Room

108 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, NY 11804

Call for dates and times.

Seating is limited, call Bonnie at 516.822.3535, x354 to reserve your space!

Social Seniors — Pizza Party at the Apartments

Enjoy pizza and live music at one of the local Town of Oyster Bay apartment complexes

Select Wednesdays • 12:00-1:30 pm • FREE

January 15 – Round Swamp Road Apartments, Community Room

108 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage

March 8 - Shepherd Hill Apartments, Community Room,

115 Central Park Road, Plainview.

Please call Bonnie at 516.822.3535, x354 to RSVP by the Monday before each program date.

Community Health Chats with Janet Golon, RN

Health specialists offer discussions on various health topics.

Free blood pressure screening available.

Thursdays • POB Library • Free • 1:00-2:00 pm

January 9 Topic: I Can’t Sleep: Insomnia!

Presented by: Dr. Marzena Gienuisz, from Northwell Health

February 13 Topic: Heart Health

Presented by: Dr. Steven Savella, Cardiologist from Northwell Health

March 12 Topic: Update on the Modern Management of Strokes

Presented by: Dr. Henry H. Woo, Neurosurgeon at Northwell Health

For more information, call Janet, x381.

Games Galore and So Much More! Round Swamp

Join your POB Cares neighbors for an open recreation hour, featuring conversation, games, refreshments, and fun! Bring your own game or learn how to play one of ours!

Adult coloring sheets will also be available.

Round Swamp Rd Apartments Community Room

108 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, NY

Call for dates. For more information, call Bonnie at 516.822.3535, x354.

NNORC S.O.S

NNORC-SOS (Seniors of Syosset) is a state-funded program to provide programming

and services to help older adults (ages 60+) age-in-place in their homes in Syosset.

According to New York State Office for the Aging guidelines, the programs listed below are for residents of NNORC-SOS - adults over age 60 residing in Syosset, with limited exceptions*.

Please call 516-822-3535 x385 with any questions or to schedule an enrollment visit.

Home Care 101 Lecture/Discussion

Syosset Public Library, 225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset

Join NNORC-SOS and Caring People Home Healthcare for an overview of the various options for home care services. Many seniors are unaware that Medicare provides limited coverage for home care services. Types of home care, including a companion care, home health aide services, and nursing care, will be reviewed. An overview of possible funding sources, including long-term care insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, and private pay, will be provided.

Wed., January 22 • 11:00 am

For more information, call Alana at 516.822.3535, x385.

Drop-in Hours

Mondays:

at Northwell Syosset Hospital

Syosset Hospital Conference Room A&B,

221 Jericho Turnpike, Syosset

Select Mondays, 11:00 am–1:00 pm

January 6 • February 3 • March 2

 

Wednesdays:

Veteran-Specific Drop-in Hours at the VFW

20 Queens Street, Syosset

Select Wednesdays, 1:00–3:00 pm

January 22 • February 26 • March 25

 

at Eastwoods Rd Apartments

40 Eastwoods Muttontown Rd, Syosset

Select Wednesdays, 1:00–3:00 pm

February 19 • March 18

 

Thursdays:

at Syosset Public Library

225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset

2nd Thursday of the month, 9:30–11:30 am

January 9 • February 13 • March 5, 12, 19, 26

 

at Northwell Syosset Hospital

Syosset Hospital Conference Room A&B,

221 Jericho Turnpike, Syosset

Select Mondays, 11:00 am–1:00 pm

January 6 • February 13 • March 12

Bagel Brunch at the Eastwoods Road Apartments

40 Muttontown Eastwoods Road, Syosset

Join NNORC-SOS for live music, bagels, and spreads.

Select Thursdays from 12:00–1:30 pm

January 30 • March 26

Pre-registration is required.

RSVP to Alana at 516.822.3535, x385 by the Monday before each program date.

Senior Health Lecture Series

at Northwell Syosset

Syosset Hospital Conference Room A&B,

221 Jericho Turnpike, Syosset

Select Thursdays at 2:30 pm

January 9 – Fall Prevention

February 13 – Heart Health

March 12 – What’s in Your Medicine Cabinet

Blood Pressure Screening available

For more information, call Alana at 516.822.3535, x385.

BeFit: Group Fitness Sampler

Midway Jewish Center, 330 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset

Come get active, try difference exercises, have fun, and meet your Syosset neighbors.

Try a different exercise class each month at no cost! Led by a fitness instructor from the

Mid-Island Y JCC.

Third Thursday of the Month, 2:00–2:45 pm.

January 16 – Tai Chi with Nancy Chin

February 20 – Zumba Gold with Cathy Pinner

March 19 – Senior Cardio with Mindy Vasta

Pre-registration is required.

RSVP to Alana at 516.822.3535, x385 by the Monday before each program date.