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Press Releases from Alzheimer’s Association Long Island (8 total)

Sunrise Senior Living Bowls for a Cause to Benefit Alzheimer’s Association Lon …

Sunrise Senior Living in West Babylon is spearheading a bowling event for the rest of the Sunrise communities that will take place November 3 at 300 Long Island, 895 Walt Whitman Road in Melville, from 1-3 p.m. The event will raise money for Alzheimer’s Association Long Island. The cost is $25 per person, which includes shoe rental, a slice of pizza, soda and two hours of bowling. All proceeds will be

Alzheimer’s Association Long Island and NYC Chapters Present Public Input Sess …

On August 18, the Alzheimer’s Association Long Island Chapter will join the New York City chapter in holding a public input session to solicit views, comments and perspectives from stakeholders in the Alzheimer’s community to assist with the development of a successful National Alzheimer’s Plan. The recommendations and comments expressed during these input sessions, taking place across the country in August, will be collected and shared this fall with officials

Last Chance for Walkers to Register for 2011 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s Association Long Island is reminding all walkers to register for the2011 Walk to End Alzheimer’s/Oktoberfest, if they have not already done so. The walk will take place September 10 at Old Bethpage Village Restoration, 1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage. This is a 5-kilometer (3.1-mile) walk and will be held rain or shine. Although participants can register individually, team registration is crucial for the organization to reach its goal this

Bankers Conseco Life Insurance Company Presents 9th Annual Forget Me Not Days Fu …

Ronkonkoma, NY — Alzheimer’s Association Long Island has announced that Bankers Conseco Life Insurance Company is hosting its Ninth Annual Forget Me Not Days fundraiser, which will be taking place May 13-14. Employees from Bankers Conseco’s Islandia branch will be wearing distinctive green aprons and collecting donations for Alzheimer’s Association Long Island at three separate locations: ● Ace Hardware, 3606 Veterans Highway, Bohemia (May 13-14, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.) ● Waldbaum’s, 4054 Nesconset

MEDIA ADVISORY For April 20, 2011: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona Discusses Solutions fo …

Who: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer, Alzheimer’s Association Long Island U.S. Congressman Steve Israel

MEDIA ADVISORY For April 13, 2011: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona Discusses Warning Sign …

Who: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer, Alzheimer’s Association Long Island What: Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, Executive Director/CEO, Alzheimer’s Association Long Island, will be the guest speaker at the Long Island Senior Expo. She will discuss the top 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease and

Alzheimer’s Association Long Island Releases “2011 Alzheimer’s Facts and F …

Ronkonkoma, NY — Alzheimer’s Association Long Island released its “2011 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures” report, which this year included a special section on early detection and diagnosis of Alzheimer’s. According to the report, there are an estimated 14.9 million unpaid caregivers who are providing care to 5.4 million people with Alzheimer’s disease. In addition, Alzheimer’s disease costs the American healthcare system $183 billion annually. “2011 Alzheimer’s Disease Facts and Figures” provides

Long Island Resident Karen Henley Receives 2011 Advocate of the Year Award

Ronkonkoma, March 2, 2011 – “There is no one more worthy of this award than Karen Henley,” states Mary Ann Malack-Ragona, CEO for the Long Island Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. “Karen has put a face on Young Onset Alzheimer’s Disease and is leading the way for change.” On March 2nd, 2011, the Coalition of New York State Alzheimer’s Association Chapters, Inc. will present Mrs. Henley with the