Chinese Community Center Grand Opening Huge Success!

Hundreds turned out for AgeWell New York’s Grand Opening of it Chinese Community Center located at 7 Division Street in Chinatown. Community leaders, local and state officials, as well as, AgeWell New York members and staff were in attendance to witness the Chinese traditional Lion dance and the ceremonial ribbon cutting led by AgeWell New York, Chairman, Board Read More »


AgeWell New York Walks to Raise Awareness of Mental Illness

AgeWell New York walked in support of the NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS (NAMI) this past weekend at Jones Beach on Long Island. The organization is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. According to NAMI, mental illness impacts the lives Read More »


AgeWell New York Helps Raise $5.1 Million at AIDS Walk New York Event

The AgeWell New York team walked 10-kilometers alongside roughly 35,000 participants in Central Park this past weekend for the fight against HIV/AIDS at the 29th annual AIDS Walk New York (AWNY). The walk benefits GMHC, and more than 40 other vital AIDS service organizations throughout the tri-state area. GMHC is a not-for-profit, community based organization Read More »


AgeWell New York Executive Director Panelist at the 23rd Annual Elder Law Conference for Healthcare Professionals

Each year, the office of Vincent J. Russo holds an informative panel discussion on a variety of issues facing professionals within the healthcare field. This year, AgeWell New York’s Executive Director Tara Buonocore-Rut (pictured far left) was one of five panelists discussing Managed Long Term Care for an audience of over hundred at The Cottage Read More »


AgeWell New York Executive Director Guest on Top Women Talk Show

It’s a show that highlights the toughest and brightest of women. Victoria’s Stars features female guests from all walks of life who share one common equation.  Hard work + determination= Success. AgeWell New York Executive Director Tara Buonocore-Rut was the sole guest on the show where Host and publisher of weekly community newspapers in Queens Read More »


AgeWell New York Honored for its Support of the Underserviced Chinese Community

AgeWell New York was honored at the 21st annual fundraiser for The Chinese Community Partnership for Health (CCPH) Foundation at New York-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital for its continued support in educating the underserviced Chinese community. The hospital reached its 21st year milestone of service and held a special fundraiser to help continue to provide vital services to the community, Read More »


AgeWell New York hit the Radio Waves following the Yankees Game

AgeWell New York’s Director of Quality Assurance and Clinical Management Monica Velez-Arias, MHA, CPHQ was interviewed by WADO’s (1280AM) own Coco Cabrera on the hit radio show El Palo con Coco. The time slot was ideal for reeling in over 19,000 listeners who tuned in to follow the Yankees baseball game Thursday afternoon. Velez-Arias talked Read More »


AgeWell New York Promotes Health Education at Charles B. Wang Community Health Center

On a hot summer day, AgeWell New York staff members packed up and headed out to the Charles B. Wang Community Center in Chinatown to promote health education, and support affordable quality health care. The Good Health Day (GDH) fair was a huge success with thousands of participants taking part in free screenings for diabetes, Read More »


AgeWell New York Stepping Out to Stop Diabetes

AgeWell New York is sponsoring the Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Pier 84 in New York City. A team of staffers will hit the pavement to raise awareness and funds to help battle the disease. According to the American Diabetes Association, the event has been taking place for Read More »


2014 AGES Savvy Seniors Crowned at Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation

William (Bill) Young of Huntington and Lillian Guadagno of Valley Stream were crowned the King and Queen of this year’s Association of Generational Experts for Seniors (AGES) Savvy Senior Awards hosted by Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation in New Hyde Park. AgeWell New York co-sponsored the event in which 30 seniors across Read More »