Join us on September 18! A fun-filled event...look forward to seeing you there. View the invitation or contact us to RSVP.

Welcome to Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation.

25 Years

The mission of Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) is to help improve the quality of life for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and related memory disorders, and their caregivers.

For 25 years, LIAF has been providing supportive community-based services to Alzheimer’s families on Long Island. LIAF takes considerable pride in its pioneering role in the development of cutting edge services that foster the independence, dignity, well-being and safety of individuals with Alzheimer’s, thus aiding in the prevention of premature nursing home placement. LIAF’s programs offer help and hope for families grappling with Alzheimer’s disease.

To learn more, please visit our Programs page. And as always, please contact us with any questions or concerns you may have. We're here to help!

Legal Advisory Board

Legal and financial questions?
Steps to take now!

Getting legal assistance?
Learn your first step to protecting you and your family.

LIAF's team of Legal Advisory Board Elder Law attorneys are able to assist you with the multitude of issues that can arise with an Alzheimer's diagnosis.

Learn more today...

Shop for a Cause at Macy's on August 23, 2014

Save the date and Shop for a Cause (the cause is LIAF!) on August 23, 2014!

Just make a $5 donation to LIAF and you'll receive a special 25% savings pass, good on regular, sale and clearance items - including most designer brands!

View the flyer to learn more today!

Caregivers Corner

Caregivers Corner
A helpful resource page full of tips, articles and comments from you, and others who are sharing the same journey. Read more.

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
Stay up to date with the varied and informative events held by LIAF! Learn more.

Before you visit us...

Before you visit...
Please fill out and bring this form to LIAF on the day of your scheduled appointment with a LIAF Social Worker. Get form.

In your own words...

  • "Our community is blessed to have LIAF and their incredibly caring staff available to families during the tough times of watching our loved ones as their memories drift away." Read all testimonials.
    Anne Marie A., Caregiver
    "My Mother has been attending LIAF for the past 4 years. We as a family don't know where we would be if it weren't for LIAF. I can't praise this organization enough. My mother is treated with kindness and the dignity and respect she deserves." Read all testimonials.
    Irene D., Caregiver
  • "Our experience with LIAF is a light of love and care and true help. It changed our lives for the best through this most challenging journey." Read all testimonials.
    Peggy S., Caregiver
    "LIAF has given me the support I needed to accept and understand Alzheimer's. It also gives me respite when he is at LIAF and I can relax knowing he is safe and enjoying himself." Read all testimonials.
    Carole K., Caregiver
  • "My wish would be for all who are dealing with Alzheimer’s on Long Island to become involved with LIAF through their support groups and programs." Read all testimonials.
    Allan V., Caregiver
    "The payoff (of LIAF): Real friendships that have comforted, advised and healed. Edward has friends who understand him. We know that we are not alone." Read all testimonials.
    Harriet G., Caregiver

Recent News

Event with Rep. Israel

LIAF recently hosted a bipartisan, intergovernmental hearing on Alzheimer's disease, initiated by Congressman Steve Israel, to help drive support and additional funding for a collaborative consortium to make New York the Alzheimer's research hub for a search for a cure to this devastating disease. Hope and positivity permeated the meeting, with commitments from all to make this initiative a reality! Joining Steve were Sen. Jack Martins and Assemblyman Chuck Lavine. Other speakers included Chuck Fuschillo, head of AFA, and Fred Jenny, LIAF's executive director, with passionate presentations by LIAF's very own Alzheimer's advocates - Alan Vann and Jennifer Paterson. Pictured above: Assemblyman Charles Lavine, Senator Jack Martins, Congressman Steve Israel, Fred Jenny, and Charles J. Fuschillo Jr.