Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands is an innovative community program serving family caregivers in Queens, Nassau, and Suffolk Counties by connecting them with a circle of trained volunteers who provide an array of respite services.
Providing Assistance to Family Caregivers
Whether you are a friend or a family member, caring for an older adult can be a challenge. The Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands program is dedicated to easing the many burdens associated with being a caregiver of an older adult.
If you are a caregiver who could use some 'helpful hands' simply complete the Caregiver Application, or call the Caregiver HelpLine at (718) 289-2100 x4296 to learn more.
Long Island Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Initiative
The Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands Program provides a full range of free services to anyone caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia living in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Visit our program page Caregiver Initiative to learn more about our services call (516) 586-1507.
Be a Hero! Volunteer Today!
Volunteering to help older adults and their families is a rewarding experience. The Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands program is an opportunity for you to make a difference in your community by helping to ease the burdens of family caregivers of older adult loved ones.
Plus, eligible volunteers can receive a monthly living allowance.
If you would like to offer your 'helpful hands' simply complete the Volunteer Application, or call the VolunteerLine at (718) 289-2100 x 4296 or (516) 586-1507 to learn more.