Family First Home Companions sponsored the 4th Annual Mid-Island Y JCC Variety Show this past May. The afternoon of professional and student entertainment is geared toward families, senior citizens, and couples and offers a great opportunity to build community amongst generations. This is Family First’s third year sponsoring the event to support all the great work that the Mid-Island Y JCC is doing for our young and young-at-heart Long Islanders.
View our certificate here.
Jennifer has specialized training in Alzheimer’s disease through the Long Island Alzheimer’s Association and the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation.She also volunteered her time with the Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center of Long Island for 3 years by providing cognitive stimulation to an Alzheimer’s patient group.
Jennifer educates the community about elder care and speaks to caregiver support groups, senior centers, and at professional organizations.Topics include home safety, effective strategies for family caregiving, elder care planning, and awareness about elder abuse.
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