Updates from the New York State Office for the Aging

Finger Lakes Geriatric Education Center (FLGEC) Collaborative Learning Environment
Click here for more information!

The Conversation Project and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement have collaborated to create Your Conversation Starter Kit (For Families and Loved Ones of People with Alzheimer’s Disease or Other Forms of Dementia.)

This booklet is specifically designed to guide families and loved ones of people with Alzheimer’s Disease or another form of dementia regarding their conversations with their family members and loved ones about their end-of-life wishes and care. It includes both guidance and fill-in-the-blank questions in an easy-to-use workbook format. To be most effective, these issues should also be discussed with appropriate medical providers.  

The guide is available at the following web site:

Thank you to everyone who came and attended our 2016 Annual Conference in Latham, New York.
Please save the date for 2017 - Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - Thursday, October 26, 2017 in Latham, NY!
Have a conference theme idea?  Send your thoughts or ideas to!

NYSADSA's 2017 Annual Conference

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - Thursday, October 26, 2017 
Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Latham, NY

Call for Presenters!

Want the opportunity to share your knowledge and expertise with fellow NYSADSA members and attendees at our Annual Conference? 
Submit a proposal to lead a breakout session at this year's event.

Have someone else in mind you feel would bring value to the conference? 
Please feel free to share this information and suggest they submit their proposal for review!

Submissions are due by April 30, 2017 
and can be sent to or 
faxed to (518) 463-8656 
ATTN: NYSADSA Annual Conference


Conference Power Points 2017:

Innovative and Inclusive Activities

NYSADSA's Legislative Priorities

My Second Home: Intergenerational Program Targeting Dementia

Social Adult Day Services - Presentation by John Cochran

Challenges with Dementia in the Multilingual Population

Older Adults and Sexual Health Training Guide

Membership Meeting


Conference Power Points 2016:

NYSOFA Presentation - 2016 Updates

Government Affairs Updates

Coalition of NYS Alzheimer's Association Chapters

Managed Long Term Care & Social Adult Day

Implementation of Person Centered Care