Today from the CBN/RI Senior Center, Zooms for Aging Wiser and Understanding Glaucoma

With the Roosevelt Island Senior Center shut down by the latest COVID surge, the Carter Burden Network (CBN) offers online services to assist the elderly

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The “Shoppers Bus” Resumes Serving Seniors and Disabled Residents, This Week

“Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) is proud to announce the return of the Shopper’s Bus!” RIOC said on Thursday. Not proud enough, though, for reliable

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¿Tienes más de 60 años? Hay un estudio disponible para que des tus opiniones.

60 or older? You can get paid for your opinions on finances. Interested? Contact us at 646-962-7141 or email AgingBehavioralRsrch@med.cornell.edu. Space is limited, call today! Weill Cornell Medicine Center on Aging and Behavioral Research is recruiting Hispanics for a research study seeking to collect information on how older adults make financial decisions. No personal questions are asked; 

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Turning Fifty, a Milestone Achievement for the Carter Burden Network

“On January 18, 2021, Carter Burden Network celebrated its 50th anniversary as an aging services provider!” wrote executive director Bill Dionne. He penned an open letter to the community.

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Seniors Finally Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccinations Face Barriers in Getting Their Shots

Reuven Blau and Claudia Irizarry Aponte, THE CITY This article was originally publishedon Jan 11 at 10:23pm ESTby THE CITY More than 560,000 New Yorkers 75 and older became eligible Monday for COVID-19 vaccinations — but  senior citizen advocates are concerned logistical hurdles could keep many from getting the shots.   Some seniors are “terrified” —

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