Center for Neurobehavioral Health

Third Age Adult Day Center

Third Age Adult Day Centers (TAADC) of Plattsburgh, Malone and Elizabethtown

Respite Care and Adult Day Programs


 
 

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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Third Age Staff

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.

Hours and Availability for Third Age of Plattsburgh: Monday thru Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Call Mary Simmons at (518) 483-0390 for hours in Malone.

Call Kathy Scott at (518) 564-5048 for hours in Elizabethtown.

 

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Contact Information

If you would like more information about the Third Age Adult Day Center, please contact

Christine Martin-Ouellette

Office: Sibley Hall 419
Phone: (518) 564-3367
Toll-Free Phone: (800) 388-0199
Fax: (518) 564-2328
E-mail: martinc@plattsburgh.edu

Mailing Address

Third Age Adult Day Center
Sibley Hall, Rm. 419
101 Broad St.
Plattsburgh, NY 12901