Comprised of area care and services professionals, this Partnership is dedicated to connecting caregivers of persons with dementia to the support and services they need to prevent caregiver burden and burnout - increasing the quality of life for the individuals we serve.
We assist caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's or other dementia.
There are no age requirements or age limits.
Grant monies provided by the NYS Department of Health, and administered through the WNY Alzheimer's Caregiver Partnership, fund and/or supplement the following:
Person Centered Care Consultation and Needs Assessment
Caregiver Support Groups
Powerful Tools for Caregiver Education Courses
Dementia Specific Caregiver Education Classes
Episodic Respite in a Social or Medical Day Program
Planned Overnight Respite Assistance
In-home Companion Services
Joint Enrichment Events and Programs
Transportation to/from programs, doctor's appointments, events
Members of the WNY Alzheimer's Caregiver Partnership, in addition to Catholic Charities of Buffalo, are the Alzheimer's Association, Western New York Chapter; and the Offices for the Aging of Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara and Wyoming counties.
For more information, call (716) 896-6388 or go to wnyacp.org.