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Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands

27111 76th Ave
New Hyde Park, NY 11040-1436
(718) 289-2100
Services Offered:
Home Care, Social Worker
Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands serves Nassau County, NY, Queens County, NY
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    About My Business
    Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands is a non-profit program funded by the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation and AmeriCorps. The Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands program is dedicated to easing the many burdens associated with being a caregiver of an older adult. There is an urgent need for caregiver respite services that will help families maintain their loved ones at home where they want to be most of all.
    About My Services
    Willing Hearts meets the needs of overburdened caregivers by connecting them with trained volunteers who provide an array of respite services that include, but are not limited to:
    •friendly visiting
    •community outings
    •telephone reassurance
    •computer skills training
    •chore service
    •home maintenance
    •grocery shopping
    •reading assistance
    •pet care
    •assistance with organizing bills
    •assistance with attending religious services

    In addition, Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands provides telephone caregiver support groups, facilitated by a Licensed Social Worker.
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