JFS Hires Maryellen Usis as Resource Assistant for the NNORC

September 4, 2018

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Maryellen (Casey) Usis, a resident of the NNORC, joined the staff of Jewish Family Services as a Resource Assistant to the NNORC Program. Her career for the past 40+ years involved a variety of roles in healthcare and transportation on Long Island and the Capital Region.  Maryellen is the former Mobility Manager and ADA Coordinator …Read More

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CAR FIT: Keeping Seniors Safe Behind the Wheel

September 4, 2018

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For several years, NNORC has offered the CarFit program and the response has been amazing. CarFit is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles “fit” them. The program also provides information and materials on community-specific resources that could enhance their safety as drivers, and/or increase their …Read More

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Food and Flicks: The Darkest Hour

September 4, 2018

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Save the date for lunch and a movie! NNORC will be having lunch, followed by the movie, The Darkest Hour. Movie Synopsis: During the early days of World War II, with the fall of France imminent, Britain faces its darkest hour as the threat of invasion looms. The Darkest Hour stars Gary Oldman as Winston …Read More

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Cook the Book Recipe Swap

September 4, 2018

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This new program, Cook the Book Recipe Swap, will meet once a month, starting on Thursday, September 20 at 1:00 p.m. at APL’s Bach Branch (455 New Scotland Ave, Albany). One cookbook will be featured at each meeting. Members will choose print-outs of a recipe or recipes from the cookbook to take home and try, …Read More

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Albany NNORC residents are riding the CDTA!

September 4, 2018

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The June CDTA program was so successful that we’re taking it to the next level—learning how to use the bus system! Join us Thursday, September 13 at 11:00 a.m. We will be taking the bus from St. Sophia’s Greek Orthodox Church to Capital Rep in downtown Albany, and then back. You’ll be able to learn …Read More

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