Social Adult Day Services / Caregiver Support

Our Social Adult Day Services programs offer support, social engagement, and therapeutic activities to older adults who are physically frail, socially isolated and/or memory-impaired. These programs are ideal for individuals who live at home, but need a little bit of extra support and/or companionship during the day. They also provide respite to family members and other caregivers.

QCH has more than 30 years of experience providing high-quality social day care services in a safe, warm, and welcoming environment. With the support of trained and caring staff, participants engage in supervised educational and recreational activities that increase their confidence and feelings of self-worth. Our programs can also allow them to remain active members of the community for as long as possible. A hot, fully balanced lunch and nutritious snacks are served daily, and field trips and special events are planned throughout the year. Transportation, case assistance, and other support services are available as needed.

QCH offers two distinct program models:

  • LIFT (Living Independently with Friendship and Togetherness) is for individuals who are physically and/or emotionally frail and/or exhibiting mild memory impairments. LIFT meets Monday through Friday from 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
  • TYME AWAY is for individuals who are living with moderate to early late-stage Alzheimer’s disease or related degenerative dementia disorder. TYME AWAY meets Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 

Do you provide care to a family member, friend, or neighbor who is sick, frail, or disabled? Are you a grandparent raising your grandchildren? Could you use some help, yourself? Contact our Caregiver Support Services today! (718) 268-5960, Ext. 462. Please call us for additional information regarding eligibility requirements.

This is a program of the Queens Community House located at the Kew Gardens Community Center, 80-02 Kew Gardens Road, Kew Gardens, NY  11415.

Services: Once Caregivers have gone through the intake process they can access services such as: Individual Counseling and Emotional Support, Support Groups, Caregiver Training on Multiple Topics, Referral to other needed Community Services, Assistance Applying for & Accessing Benefits, and some Temporary Financial Supplements to help Caregivers in times of financial need as determined eligible and as long as funds last. We also help connect interested Caregivers to neighboring agencies covering communities outside our designated areas.

Voluntary contributions requested to support activities.

Care NYC Western Queens-Caregiver Services Partnership Lead Agency: Sunnyside Community Services, funded by the U.S. Administration on Aging’s Family Caregiver Support Program through the NYC Department for the Aging of Aging’s National Family Caregiver Support Program through The NYC Department for the Aging.

Contact Information

Social Adult Day Services
108-25 62nd Drive
Forest Hills, NY 11375
Director: Laurie Avery
Tel: 718-592-5757 ext. 237
Email: lavery@qchnyc.org
Assistant Director: Wendy Kwan
Tel: 718-592-5757 ext. 230
Email: wkwan@qchnyc.org

Caregiver Support Services
80-02 Kew Gardens Road, Suite #202
Kew Gardens, NY 11415
Te1: 718-268-5960 ext. 462
Case Managers: Anny Boyer & Kimberly Sanz
Email: aboyer@qchnyc.org &
ksanz@qchnyc.org

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