Support for Caregivers

  • Adult Day Care – Call NY Connects for information at (845)-486-2555 or Click Here!
  • Overnight Respite Service – Call NY Connects for information at (845)-486-2555
  • Case Management – Call NY Connects for information at (845)-486-2555

    Alzheimer’s Counseling, Support Group & Educational Programming – Contact the the Alzheimer’s Association at (845)-471-2655 or visit the Alzheimer’s Association (Hudson Valley) online.

TELEPHONE SUPPORT GROUP
Open to residents of all seven Hudson Valley counties.
9:30-10:30 a.m. the third Tuesday
​of every month
Call (408)-638-0968 or (646)-558-8656 and enter meeting ID (235)-519-5714, then press # sign to join the conversation. Contact Bonnie Lewis at (845)-292-6180 ext. 122 with questions.

Poughkeepsie
11 a.m. the second and fourth Wednesdays of every month.
Alzheimer’s Association office
2649 South Road, Suite 101

Rhinebeck
4 p.m. second Monday
Starr Library
65 W. Main St.

Alzheimer’s FREE Online Education Program

Take any of the free online education programs. Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease where the person will require increasing levels of care as times goes on. Be educated about what to expect and learn useful strategies.

Click to Register! 


  • Personal Emergency Response Systems – Call NY Connects for information at (845)-486-2555.
  • Home Care – Homemaking/Personal Care and Housekeeper services may be available.  Call NY Connects at (845)-486-2555 or Click Here!
  • Minor Home Modifications – such as grab bars, railings, wireless doorbell, toilet risers, etc. may be available. Call Rebuilding Together for information (845)-454-7310 or visit RebuildingTogetherDutchess.org

Other Resources for Caregivers

(Resources from Dutchess County Office Of The Aging )