57-17 Marathon Parkway
Little Neck NY 11362
[email protected]

Laura Greenblatt, LCSW Director
Victoria Lamagna, LMSW
Mindy Baron, Program Assistant


Deepdale CARES NORC Supportive Service Program offers social work and nursing services, educational and recreational services to all individuals 60 and over living in the Deepdale Gardens Cooperative. NORC Supportive Service Programs are designed to serve communities where a majority of residents have "aged in place." The program's goal is to help elders remain safely in their own homes as long as possible.

Free services for Deepdale Gardens residents include:

Social Work services include case management, meeting with family members, assistance with entitlements, and information
and referral services.


  • Nursing services provided by Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, include blood pressure monitoring, patient advocacy, health and diet consultation.
  • Health education and fitness classes.
  • Socialization opportunities include discussion groups, cards, games, knitting and crocheting crafts, painting and art, movie parties and song sessions.
  • Day trips within New York City to museums, aquariums and other places of interest. 
  • Round-trip transportation to the Deepdale CARES office for activities.
  • Limited transportation to medical appointments and low-cost transportation to local supermarkets.



NORC is short for Naturally Occurring Retirement Community, a comprehensive supportive service program for seniors.  Typically, aging men and women need help getting quality care and support.  NORCs help older community members by providing them with a wide range of such services, from nursing and social work home visits, to assistance in obtaining home repairs and maintenance. NORCs empower seniors to continue to live independent lifestyles in the comfort of their own home and community. 


  • Home visits
  • Supportive counseling
  • Family support
  • Long-term planning
  • Information about Medicare, Medicaid, drug programs, and related benefits
  • Skilled professionals who can help get your benefits
  • Access to Meals-On-Wheels, transportation, and home care


  • With easy accessible help, you are not alone
  • Caring advocates working for you and with you
  • Save money on unnecessary services 


  • Nurse visits in your own home to monitor chronic health conditions
  • Health care system advocacy and education
  • Medication management
  • Home safety assessments
  • Immunization/screening programs
  • Caregiver instruction and support


  • Remain active and stay independent
  • Improve nutrition and reduce stress
  • Meet friends and neighbors who share your interests
  • Remain involved in community and a healthy lifestyle 


  • Exercise/wellness classes
  • Community seminars
  • Inter-generational programs
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Friendly visiting
  • Home maintenance referrals

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Samuel Field Y
58-20 Little Neck Pkwy
Little Neck, NY 11362
(718) 225-6750
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Bay Terrace Center of the Samuel Field Y
212-00 23rd Ave
Bayside, NY 11360
(718) 423-6111
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