Recommended Referral Resources

Outreach Physical and Occupational Therapy and Speech Rehabilitation

Company Name Contact Name Phone/Email Description of Services
Silver Stars Fitness Jason Greenspan (646) 573-9724 In-Home or Office – Personal training, Massage therapy, Yoga/Pilates, Nutrition Counseling

Silver Stars – Group classes for Seniors.

Prosthetics in Motion Chris Kort (212) 951-7352 Provide high-quality prosthetics/c-legs. Out of pocket only.
Rusk Institute (Aqua Therapy)   (212) 263-6070 Aqua Therapy – water rehabilitation
Out-patient wheelchair clinic @ Mt. Sinai Jenny Leiberman, OT   Offers wheelchair clinics and assessments in a small group environment AT the hospital outpatient center.
Lighthouse International Jessica Hughson-Andrade
Outreach Coordinator
Lighthouse International
111 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
Email: jhughson@lighthouse.org
Direct Tel: (212) 821-9371

www.lighthouse.org, The Lighthouse Store
For more than 100 years, Lighthouse International has been a leader in meeting the evolving needs of people who are dealing with, or are at risk for, vision loss and blindness. Through services, education, research, and advocacy, the Lighthouse enables people with low vision and blindness to enjoy safe, independent and productive lives.
Victoria Zhang
 
 
Dr David Simpson
 
Katrina
Director Adult Spasticity Clinic

Rusk/NYU
 
MT Sinai

(212) 263-3415
 
 
(212) 241-8748
Botox injections for spastic/rigid patient
 
 
Botox injections for spastic/rigid patient
Hudson Seating and Mobility, Plainview NY J Gregg Blanchard, ATP (800) 321-4442 x304
NY: (516) 833-1797
NJ: (973) 852-4065
Will assess and measure for appropriate W/C, motorized chair, custom
Lifeline: Philips   (800) 543-3546 x3050 Medical Alert Services in-home, help/call buttons. Auto alerts.
1) The National MS Society

2) MS Association of America

3) MS Foundation

    Resources for MS population
Certified Home Health Agencies (CHHAs)      
Revival Zvi Adler, Director of Rehab. (877) 275-7442 x274 Servicing for Brooklyn providing quality nursing and therapeutic care under Medicare A
Premier Celina Mompoint, RN: Supervisor (718) 237-2389 Servicing for Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, providing quality nursing and therapeutic care under Medicare A
VNS Manhattan location (212) 609-6219 Servicing for all boroughs providing quality nursing and therapeutic care under Medicare A
Licensed Home Health Agencies (LHHAs) Non-Medical Agencies and Private Pay      
Carter Burden Center Mary Dodd, Director, Tatiana(admin), Pio Cabada SW (212) 879-7400 x113

Fax: (212) 879-9864

Social workers, volunteers, home attendants
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Kate Geitner (212) 744-5022 Social workers, home attendants
Visiting Practitioners      
Mount Sinai House call Physicians Renée Ortiz (212) 824-7468

renee.ortiz@mountsinai.org

Mt. Sinai Visiting Doctor Service specializing in covering the Upper East Side
NY Foundation for Sr. Citizens Lisa Alli (212) 962-7559 x298 is for case management They provide case management/and social work/home attds.

$7.25 an hour for home attd during wk,
$7.50 an hour on weekend.
Free social work visit:
4 hrs 2x a week minimum.

Manhattan House Calls Maryanne, OM (718) 274-0129 Visiting Nurse Practitioners in Manhattan( Medicare providers)
Doctors to Your Door Elizabeth Ocasio, OM (212) 979-8880 Doctors 2 your Door
Select Care Kelly Shearer, RN, Director of nursing (212) 505-3640 Visiting RN’s, Home Health Aids throughout NYC
Senior Residences      
Atria Senior residence   (212) 712-0200

333 West 86th Street

Upscale Residence on UWS
Neighborhood Organizations      
Lenox Hill Neighborhood House (East Side)   (212) 744-5905 x104 Offering a range of participatory programs and services for seniors on the Upper East Side.
Dorot (West Side) (212) 769-2850

www.dorotusa.org

Offering a range of participatory programs and services for seniors on the Upper West Side.
Social Workers/Geriatric Care managers/psychotherapists      
Elder Care Alternatives Helene Bergman GCM (212) 724-3170 Geriatric Care Management
ElderCare Chris Crowley, GCM (212) 929-8724 Geriatric Care management
Home Instead Christian Steiner (212) 614-8057 Geriatric Care management
Susan Weismann (917) 751-8921 LCSW
Live Connected Kateie Kluger
Elissa Kleinhaus
(347) 309-6033 LMSW

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