The Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation (LIAF) held its 4th Annual Making Memories: Cocktails and Casino Night on Tuesday at The Heritage Club at Bethpage.
Parker Jewish Institute CEO and President Michael N. Rosenblut was recognized as Outstanding Health Care Provider. He was selected for his roles in serving the community as CEO and President of Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, and as Chairman of the Board of Managers of AgeWell New York, a Managed Long Term Care Plan and Medicare Advantage Plans.
“I am delighted to be honored by the Long Island Alzheimer’s Foundation, which provides so many essential community-based services to families in the region,” Rosenblut said. “It is vital that we support the work they do through their programs and services.”
Jennifer Cona, the founder and Managing Partner of Genser Cona Elder Law, was honored with the Outstanding Elder Law Practice recognition. And Kimberly Bent, the Executive Director of The Bristal at Lake Success, A Memory Care Community, was recognized as this year’s Rising Star.
“The honorees are dedicated to helping people impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and related forms of dementia, and this aligns with our mission and goals,” said Tori Cohen, LIAF’s executive director.
Proceeds from the event benefit LIAF, which aims to help improve the quality of life for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and their caregivers.