NYC African American And Others Talk Retirement And AARP NY/Siena Survey In Harlem

seniors in harlemAARP New York and Siena College will release a new survey of New York City’s African American Generation Xers and Baby Boomers showing in stark and disturbing detail how the two generations are struggling to afford basic necessities, how unprepared they are for retirement costs and how little planning most have actually done. Continue Reading →

Health Department Launches 2016-2017 Season Flu Shot Awareness Campaign From Harlem To Hollis

seniors in harlemThe Health Department today launched a public awareness campaign, “I Got My Flu Shot…Not the Flu,” reminding New Yorkers that the flu vaccine is the best protection against influenza and its terrible symptoms. Continue Reading →

Free Fitness Lessons For CityParks Seniors Fitness In Harlem This Fall

morningsideparkCity Parks Foundation welcomes all Harlemites and New Yorkers, 60 and over, to participate in CityParks Seniors Fitness. Continue Reading →

Employment Opportunity for West Harlem Seniors

seniors in harlemWest Harlem Development Corporation is happy to announce an additional information session for its Summer Senior Employment Program (SSEP). Continue Reading →

Carter Burden Center Holds Annual Senior Ball In Harlem

Carter Burden Center Senior BallOn May 14, 2016, over 100 seniors from The Carter Burden Center for the Aging programs in East Harlem and the Upper East Side enjoyed an afternoon of merriment, laughter and cheer at the elegant ballroom of Holy Trinity Cathedral at 337 East 74th Street.  Continue Reading →

Brewer Tours Senior Centers Launching Resource Guide

DSC02035Today, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer toured three senior centers, kicking off a citywide effort to distribute thousands of copies of “Age-Smart Manhattan,” her office’s new senior resource guide. Continue Reading →

Register For Seniors Fitness Park Classes In Harlem

edb381be-a3ae-4bb4-acad-ab3dde3dfe8bOnline registration is open for fall Seniors Fitness classes offering free tennis lessons, yoga instruction, and fitness walking in 14 parks across the city.  Continue Reading →

Elderly Get Special Citymeals-on-Wheels From The Cecil In Harlem

Samuel_Tai Muhammed1Today one of New York City’s finest new chefs in Harlem, Tai Muhammed of The Cecil, prepared and delivered meals for her frail aged neighbors as part of the Chefs Deliver for Citymeals program. Continue Reading →

The Power of Aging Well Annual Health Festival In Harlem

Senior_Health_Festival_Jun-11A fun-filled festival with entertainment, art, exercise, and health screenings dedicated to our senior population with Harlem City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito.  Don’t miss out! Continue Reading →

CCCADI’s Loiza Festival in El Barrio!

The-30th-Annual-Festival-Santiago-Apostol-de-Loiza-a-El-BarrioCheck out the Loiza Festival In El Barrio this summer at the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute in East Harlem this Summer.

Continue Reading →