FOR THOSE 60+ – EARLY STAGE + GEMS II
All programs require an assessment to ensure proper placement.
EARLY STAGE MEMORY LOSS PROGRAM
GEMS I includes a support group, exercise, memory strengthening exercises, guest speakers, and lunch. Members share experiences with others facing similar challenges and learn about resources to assist them. Scholarship Fund for GEMS I is made possible in part through a legacy provided by Alice Gross in memory of Abe Gross.
SOCIAL ADULT DAY PROGRAM FOR THOSE 60+
The Denise & Robert Silverberg Family Friendship Circle and GEMS II programs provide a structured, stimulating environment that encourages social, cognitive, and physical stimulation through a variety of group activities for those with memory or functional impairment as a result of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, stroke, etc. Coffee, snacks, and a hot kosher lunch are provided.
Extended hours available until 5pm
“This program has improved my husband’s life ten-fold! Recognizing there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, the Adult Day Program is the best medication. I found it so challenging to plan my husband’s social calendar and now thanks to SJJCC he is not bored, he is constantly enjoying new activities. Socialization is vital.”
Caring for and implementing first-of-their-kind programs for those suffering from chronic illnesses such as Alzheimer’s and various other neurodegenerative illnesses, is the Fay J. Lindner Foundation Senior Services Center’s Director…read more