150 York Street, Stoughton, MA 02072 781-344-0600
The Alzheimer's Day Health Program at New England Sinai Hospital provides a continuum of comprehensive medical, psychosocial, nutrition and leisure activities that promote self-esteem, dignity and independence to individuals with Alzheimer's. Through life experience validation and failure-free activities, this therapeutic environment promotes a feeling of well being that carries through to time spent at home. The Sinai Alzheimer's Day Center is certified by the Massachusetts Alzheimer's Association.
The Alzheimer's Day Health Center's staff includes a registered nurse, a licensed practical nurse, social worker, activities coordinator and program assistants. Our dedicated staff is trained in providing care for individuals living with Alzheimer's disease.
The Alzheimer's Day Health Center staff develops an individualized health care plan for each participant based on physician's orders, as well as rehabilitation and nursing assessments.
The following services are components of the Alzheimer's Day Health Center:
New England Sinai Alzheimer's Day Health Center is located at 143 York Street in Stoughton (directly across from the hospital).
The program is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Each applicant is evaluated by the Alzheimer's Day Health Center's staff on an individual basis. To be eligible for the program, participants must:
The Alzheimer's Day Health staff will help arrange appropriate transportation for each participant. Options include transportation by:
The cost of participation in the Alzheimer's Center is primarily the responsibility of the family or participant. However, Medicaid, as well as the Veterans Administration, does cover Alzheimer's adult day care. In addition, some home care agencies and some limited insurance coverages provide support to families.
The Sinai Alzheimer's Scholarship Fund is a unique scholarship program to help local families with expenses by offering financial support for individuals to attend the center. Depending on need and available funds, the scholarship can provide financial support to attend the program for five days a week.
Download the application form or for more information about the Sinai Alzheimer's Scholarship Fund, call 781-297-1375.
For more information about New England Sinai's Alzheimer's Day Health Center, please visit our program. You can make an appointment by calling the admissions director at 781-297-1375.
Alzheimer's Day Health Center
New England Sinai Hospital