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‘You Are A Miracle’: Home Care Is New Front In Virus Fight

This article originally ran in the NY Times on April 26, 2020. NEW YORK (AP) — Ruth Caballero paused outside an unfamiliar apartment door, preparing to meet her new patient. She covered the knob with a plastic bag. Put on…

An Important Message on Our Response to the COVID-19 Crisis

Updated June 29, 2020 While our Americare staff is back in the office conducting business as usual, we are all maintaining proper precautions, like wearing masks, keeping areas routinely disinfected, and following social distancing guidelines. It continues to be our…

Americare Presents at the NYP/Cornell Caregivers Resource Center

On September 17th, Mrs. Penina Mezei, LCSW, presented to a packed hall of caregivers on “How to Have the Best Home Care Experience: Orienting Your Aide”. The audience enjoyed an interactive 2 hour discussion on the different types of home…

Americare sponsors BBQ for special needs children!

What a day!! Americare home care celebrated our special needs children yesterday by sponsoring a Festive summer BBQ for them and their families. On a beautiful sprawling campus in Glen Spry NY, Camp Mizmor allows children with special needs to…

November 10th Oral Care Workshop

As we age and our health regiments become more complex, it becomes more and more difficult to maintain whatever oral health habits we have developed over the course of our lives, but it’s as important as ever–even for people without…

Americare continues expansion in Westchester!!

Thanks to the efforts of Chelsea Giordano, our newest member of the Americare Patient Relations Team, we had the opportunity to present to a prestigious Westchester rehab facility “What’s new in Home Care 2019”. Bridget Gallagher, our lchsa’s* VP, who…

Interactive Blood Pressure Workshop in Chinatown

We just held a fantastic educational workshop with New York Presbyterian Hospital Lower Manhattan in the Chinatown office today. This was part of our summer outreach project and the subject was “How to take your blood pressure”. There were a…

Americare Aide Glenis Sevenino Honored at Aides Award Ceremony

Americare proudly congratulates our very own Glenis Sevenino who was honored at an aides award ceremony sponsored by Riverspring Health Services. Glenis has worked as an Americare aide for ten years, and has always gone above and beyond the call of…

5 Simple Steps You Can Take For Earth Day

At Americare, we know how important our environment is to our health. And we make sure to incorporate strategies in the way we run our operations that help protect and preserve our planet. Because a clean and healthy environment means…

Ivone Rodriguez of Americare Speaking at the Brooklyn MSC Committee

An esteemed member of our staff Ivone Rodriguez was invited to speak at the Brooklyn Medicaid Service Coordination (MSC) Committee meeting recently about certified home health services. Thanks to Ivone, more people understand the value that home health care brings, and how Americare is…

Americare OT Amy Mak Raising Funds To Support Growth of Occupational Therapy in Madagascar

One of our dedicated occupational therapists Amy Mak is doing a fundraiser to send 3 OT delegates from Madagascar to the upcoming World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT) Congress in Cape Town, South Africa. Help us reach her goal of…

365 Days of Service to the South Asian Community

Thank you to all the seniors, patients, families and friends that came out to celebrate our first full year of providing uncompromising service to the South Asian community!

Americare Staff Participates in HOPE 2018

Recently, several outstanding Americare staff members participated in HOPE 2018 – the New York City Department of Homeless Services’ annual citywide volunteer outreach effort to count every New Yorker sleeping on the street during the coldest time of the year.…

Americare Recognizes Outstanding Staff Member

When we hear about our employees going above and beyond to make a positive difference in their patients’ lives, we like to recognize them for it. Today, we honored Sharon, one of our exceptional aides at Neponsit Day Care Center.…

Americare holds community workshop on hearing care

On Wednesday, October 25th we partnered with New York Presbyterian Hospital to host an informative workshop on hearing care!  

Americare Participates in Walk to End Breast Cancer

We had such a great time teaming up with The New York Presbyterian Hospital to help raise awareness and support for such an important issue impacting women’s health.  

Americare Hosts Open House for Seniors and Caregivers

On Wednesday, September 27th Americare hosted an End-of-Summer Open House for seniors, caregivers, friends, and family members. It was wonderful to see so many people come out to meet our dedicated, friendly staff and learn more about the many services…

Americare Celebrates Senior Birthdays

Americare loves celebrating birthdays with our beloved seniors. Please see some photos from recent celebrations at senior centers and get in touch to invite us to your next birthday party!!

Americare Participates in the India Day Parade

Americare is proud to have marched in the India Day Parade on August 12, 2017. Please see photos from the event blow: \    

Americare joins panel to address managed long-term care

Watch as Penina Mezei, VP of Program Development at Americare, joins a community outreach panel to address how to prepare, equip, and inform seniors and caregivers about managed long-term care (MLTC) and home care options. Americare is proud to offer…