During the week of June 17 – June 23, 2018 play your league’s softball games in honor of someone you know suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, or for a caregiver you admire. You will be playing for either the Hebrew Home at Riverdale or for CaringKind, the Heart of Alzheimer’s Caregiving, in NYC. 100% of donations you raise will support programs for dementia caregivers at both of these organizations.
Weeklong Games culminate in the 1st ever Overnight Co-Ed One-Pitch Softball Tournament at beautiful Scenic Hudson Park in Irvington, New York.
Date & Location
Hudson Park in Irvington, New York
June 22 – June 23, 2018
11:00pm – 6:00am
It’s so easy to get started:
Receive a patch for your uniform and a bracelet to wear and spread the word
For more information about the tournament, please contact Mike DiNardo Mdinardo@irvingtonny.gov.
About Hebrew Home
The Hebrew Home at Riverdale by RiverSpring Health serves older adults of all faiths through compassionate care and vibrant community engagement. Guided by Jewish values and our non-profit mission, we advocate and celebrate a vision of empowered aging. RiverSpring Health is dedicated to helping older adults live full lives. For 100 years, we have been committed to healthy aging and the highest quality of life through innovative programs and services designed to meet the evolving needs of older adults. With a full range of care solutions, including the nationally recognized Hebrew Home at Riverdale, managed long-term care, assisted living programs, senior housing, and specialized services such as elder abuse prevention, and memory care, we empower over 13,000 patients, residents, and members to live forward every day. Our goal is to provide care in a warm, homelike environment, in a manner which preserves and enhances independence and dignity, and in a way where older adults can live, learn, and flourish. We are transforming the landscape of aging from a fearful, unknown process into a healthy, empowered experience through innovation, compassion, and the highest level of care, all inspired by our dedication to helping our residents, members, and patients live a full life. www.RiverSpringHealth.org
About CaringKind, The Heart of Alzheimer’s Caregiving
24-Hour Helpline 646-744-2900
CaringKind is New York City’s leading expert in dementia care. We are the only organization in New York City with over thirty years of experience providing a comprehensive system of support for families throughout every stage of the disease. Our programs include a 24-hour Helpline, Social Work Services, Education and Training, Support Groups, Early Stage Services and a Wanderer’s Safety Program. For more than 30 years, our dedicated professional staff has provided compassionate care and life-saving support for hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers with dementia and their caregivers.
CaringKind’s mission is to create, deliver, and promote comprehensive and compassionate care and support services for individuals and families affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, and to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research. We achieve our mission by providing programs and services for individuals with dementia, their family, and professional caregivers; increasing public awareness; collaborating with research centers; and informing public policy through advocacy.