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Third Age is an adult social day program of the Northeastern New York Alzheimer's Disease Assistance Center, offering seniors with memory impairment, loneliness, or frailty and their families an alternative to nursing home placement or home care services. Third Age is a not-for-profit community service.
Third Age of Plattsburgh is located in Sibley Hall, Room 417, on the campus of SUNY Plattsburgh. The program has been serving senior adults and their families since 1990. Third Age of Malone is located at 24 Fourth St., Suite 7. Third Age Adult Day Services of Elizabethtown is located at the Elizabethtown Social Center.
Who Should Attend Third Age?
Adults who are experiencing a decrease in physical, mental, or social functioning are eligible for the Third Age Adult Day Center. They may be frail or have Alzheimer's Disease or related dementia, which may include behavioral problems such as wandering and difficulty communicating, developmental disabilities, or emotional problems.
Third Age is particularly appropriate for those families who want their loved one to remain at home as long as possible, but are in need of assistance for their care. Third Age Adult Day Center is your partner in caregiving.
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Program Assistants, nursing care providers, a psychologist, counselors, and office staff staff the program. In most cases, the ratio of clients to staff is about 3:1. Our staff are certified nurse's aides with medication administration certification and receive on-going training in activities, behavioral management, and dementia disorders.
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If you would like more information about the Third Age Adult Day Center, please contact
Christine Martin-OuelletteOffice: Sibley Hall 419
Mailing AddressThird Age Adult Day Center