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Art Therapy for peopel with Alzheimer's and Dementia
Community Support on Long Island
Answers and Support
Answers & Partnership

You or a loved one has received a dementia or Alzheimer’s diagnosis. Now what? We’ve answered that question since 2003. Our individual consultations, group support, engaging programs and training are designed to meet your needs. Let us guide you.

Art Therapy
Quality of Life

The staff of ADRC takes pride in making the most of each person each day. Robust Art, Music, and Equine programs have therapeutic and social value. Participants and caregivers enjoy activities together to further enhance the experience.

Community support
Community Connections

Whether it’s our East Islip location or off site, ADRC makes it easy to access helpful resources. Information, advice and referrals are provided free of charge. Our network links you to healthcare and legal professionals who offer specialized assistance and who have been vetted by our organization.

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Welcome to Alzheimer's Disease Resource Center

Serving Long Island, N.Y.

We provide care consultations, information & referrals, education, support groups, therapy programs for caregivers and their loved ones. We provide educational training to professional healthcare workers, graduate students, and other organizations throughout Long Island.

Our Mission

To provide care, support and educational programs for families in need, and to be advocates for local families who are coping with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias.

Our Impact

How do you Measure compassion?

ADRC makes a positive difference in the lives of Long Island residents with an Alzheimer’s or dementia diagnosis. We also help their families and caregivers manage ongoing challenges. Our staff is here throughout the process as a partner in the journey. 

Here’s how our dedicated team helped in the Past Year:

819 Individual & Family Support Consultations Provided

2,526 Local Families Accessed Information

3,233 People Participated Support Group Sessions

250 Caregivers Received Professional Training

1,334 People Enriched by Art, Music & Equine Therapy Programs

Michele Payne, Program Director

Michele Payne, M. Ed.
Equine Therapy Program

News

Art Therapy for people with Alzheimer's Disease on Long Island

An Artful Afternoon!

Thanks to all the artists, caregivers, volunteers, supporters and friends who took part in ADRC’s 2019 Art Expression Program Tea & Art Exhibit June 6th.

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