Through our Geriatric Mental Health Initiative (formerly known as the Senior Mental Health Program), a BronxWorks social worker provides group and individual counseling as well as mental health screenings at all our Older Adult Centers, Naturally Occurring Retirement Centers (NORCs), and Social Club. Group counseling sessions cover topics like depression, isolation, anxiety, stress release, and bereavement.
Maria Rivera, Department Director
We offer Geriatric Mental Health Initiative programming at the following locations:
I’ve seen BronxWorks improving the social well-being of our seniors every day.”
-Solomon Smart, Program Director