Experience and Services

Aging Care AcademySM is a program of Hebrew HealthCare, Inc., a non-profit, non-sectarian health care organization in Connecticut. The program is guided by a dynamic and diverse volunteer Advisory Council, chaired by a family caregiver. Our Advisory Council includes staff, Board members, community partners, and family members. Most of the professionals on the council are also caregivers. Together, Hebrew HealthCare’s staff and volunteers work to design programs to improve caregiver confidence.

Explore the entire constellation of services available through Hebrew HealthCare

Hoffman SummerWood Community is our assisted living community.
Learn about their many awards of distinction and what makes Hoffman SummerWood the premier community in the region.

Our Advisory Council

Phyllis Gelles, caregiver
Yvette Hyughe-Pannell, Executive Director, Bloomfield Senior Center
Deb Javit, Board Corporator
Nancy Leonard, LCSW, Executive Director, St. Lukes Elder Services
Yvonne Lewis, caregiver
Maureen McIntyre, Executive Director, NCAAA
Sandy Rulnick, Board Corporator
Roni Tate, South End Senior Wellness Center
Elliot Tertes, Board of Trustees
Gail Weed, RN, LMT
Yi Zheng, Aetna Insurance

Special Thanks

This program, this website and the educational resources here are supported generously by:


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