Mangano Invites Seniors to Attend Free Support Group Programs

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today two free support group programs for those individuals caring for loved ones that will be available to seniors living in Elmont, Floral Park, Franklin Square and West Hempstead this September. The programs, being offered by the Nassau County Office for the Aging, will be held at the Elmont Public Library at 700 Hempstead Turnpike and are as follows:

  • On Tuesday, October 8th, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. the Caregiver Support Group will be held for all caregivers. The group, which is led by Sari Flesch, A.A., B.A., from the county’s Office for the Aging, provides an opportunity for participants to share their experiences and help one another. Coffee and cookies will be served.
  • On Friday, October 25th, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., The Voice of Grandparents is scheduled. This ongoing support group is also led by Sari Flesch, A.A., B.A., from the county’s Office for the Aging and provides an opportunity for grandparents to share with others who may be experiencing the same issues. Coffee and cookies will be served and all are welcome.

Persons interested in attending for the first time or in need of additional information, should contact (516) 227-8945.