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Social interaction is one way we can preserve our brain's health. Social interaction is also crucial to caregivers. These opportunities provide meaningful connections that improve relationships, increase confidence and decrease emotional triggers.

Social Engagement Programs


Memory Cafes
Summer Series
Oct. 13 and Nov. 10
The Bristal at North Woodmere, 477 Hungry Harbor Road
Register with Lori McGuinness at 516.792.5100 or

Wednesday, Oct. 18. 3-4 p.m. 
Atria Bay Shore, 53 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore

Thursday, Dec. 14. 3-4 p.m. 
Atria Bay Shore, 53 Ocean Ave, Bay Shore

Early-Stage Support Groups

Alzheimer’s Association early-stage support groups, conducted by trained facilitators, are a safe place for people living with dementia to share their experiences with others who understand. Pre-screening is required to join a support group. Call our 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900 to learn more.

Mondays, Sept. 18 - Nov. 13
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 
Long Island Alzheimer's and Dementia Center
1025 Old Country Road, Suite 115, Westbury

Early Stage Meetup
Tuesday, Sept. 12 - Nov. 14
1-2 p.m.
Copiague Memorial Library,
50 Deauville Blvd, Copiague