HAND IN HAND TOWARDS A
MEANINGFUL AND
DIGNIFIED LIFE
HAND IN HAND TOWARDS A
MEANINGFUL AND
DIGNIFIED LIFE
HAND IN HAND TOWARDS A
MEANINGFUL AND
DIGNIFIED LIFE

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Assistance to the Elderly and Residential Plaza at Blue Lagoon are following federal, state, and local guidelines for preventing the spread of infection and for responding to confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 in our community. The safety, health, and well-being of our residents and team members remain our highest priority. We will continue to be alert and proactive in navigating this challenging situation.

If you have a specific issue that would like to get feedback on, you can send your questions to info@residentialplaza.com, subject: COVID-19.

We are in this together!

Join us to keep our community safe by donating today.

LIVE MUSIC
Food, Drinks, Chinese and Silent Auction.

All funds raised benefitting Assistance to the Elderly Programs.

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SUPPORTIVE HOUSING
(ASSISTED LIVING SERVICES)

Assistance to the Elderly, Inc. is a 501 (C) (3) non-profit organization that owns Residential Plaza at Blue Lagoon, a licensed assisted living community with a memory care program.

Residential Plaza provides an affordable home with assisted living services allowing older adults to live in a safe, caring and supportive environment while maintaining their dignity, independence, and purpose.

Residential Plaza offers ample solutions to overcome the challenges of aging, including housing, assisted living care, memory care, and short-term care.

Memory Care Program

Residential Plaza’s Memory Care Program provides an affordable 24-hour specialized care, based on the Montessori for Aging and Dementia Program, in a home-like environment for adults with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia-related disorders.

Our residents enjoy living in a home-like environment, surrounded by a safe and caring atmosphere; our personalized approach helps our residents to stay physically and socially engaged, improving their confidence and self-esteem.

Research has provided clear evidence that older adults affected by Alzheimer’s and dementia-related disorders experience a decrease in behaviors due to unmet needs and, increase their levels of engagement in activities when Montessori approaches are implemented.

Your contribution to the Memory Care Program will assist to provide ongoing training for our Staff on the Montessori for Aging and Dementia Program and ensure we give them all the resources to optimally implement the program to attain maximum results.

Rental Assistance Program

The Rental Assistance Program allows low-income older adults to afford rent in an assisted living environment enabling them to maintain their quality of life.

The Rental Assistance Program established in 2004 benefiting an average of 150 low-income older adults on a yearly basis.

LET’S WORK TOGETHER!

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Mail your check to:
ASSISTANCE TO THE ELDERLY, INC.
5617 NW 7TH ST, SUITE 205
MIAMI FL 33126-3216

Please specify in the memo line the fund that you are contributing to
(Rental Assistance Program, Memory Care Program, or General Fund)

Corporate Involvement Opportunities

We welcome corporate initiatives to sponsor our programs and make a contribution that will have a long-lasting impact on our community.

Interested?

Please contact our Development Director:
Luisana Hung Salazar

+1 (305) 267-27-00 Ext.219

Fax: +1 (305)877-6571

Double Your Donation

At Assistance to the Elderly, Inc., we’re dedicated to enabling low-to-moderate income vulnerable adults to lead meaningful and dignified lives by providing supportive housing, services, community education, and advocacy.

An easy way to double your contribution is through employee giving programs. Many corporations match employee donations (or the tax-deductible component of your membership) to our organization.

If you volunteer with us, your employer may also provide us with a grant as a way to recognize your ongoing support.

Thanks for checking to see if your company offers these programs!

PLANNED GIVING

Include a gift to Assistance to the Elderly, Inc. in your trust and state plans. Plan for your future while helping plan for the future safety and security of older adults in our community. The development office is here to help you consider strategies to meet your financial needs while also making a lasting impact.

Our team is here to help you! Wondering how to get started? Looking for fresh ideas? Questions about how to maximize the tax benefits of a charitable gift? Contact us today for no-obligation help and answers.

PARTNERSHIPS

Our Partnerships support the philosophy and service program at Residential Plaza at Blue Lagoon. The Externship Program develops a multi-skill patient care service in a long-term care setting. All participating students gain actual on the job experience implementing the skills they have obtained.

Our Research partnerships bring care and services to our residents with a clinical objective in different identified areas where the residents benefit from a diverse and innovative approach.

News from our blog
VISION/MISSION

Vision: To assist vulnerable adults to receive appropriate services and care.

Mission: Enable low-income vulnerable older adults to lead meaningful and dignified lives by providing safe supportive housing, quality services, community education, and advocacy.

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ATTE
(Info & Programs)

Our Leadership
Chairman
ERIK WAGNER
ERIK WAGNER

Twilio

Global Leader of Enterprise Healthcare

Treasurer
Frank Rosillo
FRANK ROSILLO, CPA

Partner

Rosillo &
Associates

Secretary
RANDY M. WEBER
Randy Weber, Esq.

Partner

Pita Weber
Del Prado

Board of Trustees

George Abadie

George Abadie

Michael V. Arroyave

Michael V. Arroyave

Lucie Dlugasch 2

Lucie Dlugasch

Gadiel A. Espinoza, Esq. 2

Gadiel A. Espinoza

Kevin Fox3

Kevin Fox

Vivian Figueras

Vivian Figueras

STAFF

Luisana Hung Salazar

Luisana Hung Salazar
Development Director

Press

24 Jan: CORPORATE AMERICA IN ACTION

Assistance to the Elderly kicks off the new year by engaging with Financial Forester to bring resources to low-income older adults in the community.

Miami, January 24, 2020.- There is no secret that the older adult population in the United States is facing unprecedented growth where we are expecting to have 80 million baby boomers in the U.S. by 2050. Florida is second to California with the largest older adult population in the country, ten years ahead from the national trend with more people 65+ than 0-17 years old. This new reality is shaping our communities, our economy, and politics.

30 Dec: SOUTH FLORIDA HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CELEBRATED ITS HISPANIC WOMEN’S SOCIETY NETWORK: WOMEN EMPOWERING AN EMBRACING WOMEN AWARDS (WEEW)

Miami, Florida, December 30TH, 2019, /- The South Florida Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s Hispanic Women’s Society Network celebrated its Women…

23 Dec: ASSISTANCE TO THE ELDERLY AND RESIDENTIAL PLAZA EXTEND CUBAN NIGHT FOR ALZHEIMER’S CAMPAIGN TO REACH $75,000 GOAL

Miami, Florida, December 23rd, 2019, /- Assistance to the Elderly and Residential Plaza extend their annual fundraising event’s campaign, Cuban…

Story

1999 Assistance to the Elderly, Inc. (ATTE) is established as a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization to provide services and care for older adults in the community. OUR STORY 2002 Assistance to the Elderly, Inc. obtains ownership of Residential Plaza at Blue Lagoon. OUR STORY 2003 Residential Plaza expands its assisted living services by establishing partnerships for an on-site physical therapy and rehabilitation program. OUR STORY 2004 Rental Assistance Program starts to benefit residents to enable them to afford assisted living services. OUR STORY 2005 ATTE Clinical Staffing is established to expand home health nursing services to Residential Plaza’s residents. OUR STORY 2006 Residential Plaza joins Office of the Mayor Elder Abuse Task Force (currently known as the Mayor’s Initiative on Aging). OUR STORY 2007 Memory Care Program expands its capacity to 53 residents. OUR STORY 2010 Residential Plaza celebrates 20th year Anniversary Gala. First Cuban Night for Alzheimer’s event. OUR STORY 2012 The Memory Care Program renovation and programmatic enhancements are selected by the Board as a priority. OUR STORY 2013 Memory Care Program Renovation Project preliminary design and fundraising are initiated. OUR STORY 2014 Memory Care Program Renovation Project begins. OUR STORY 2015 25th Anniversary Mass.
Memory Care Program implements Person-Centered Care Program.
OUR STORY
2016 Memory Care Program Renovation Project Phase 1 is completed (14th Floor).
Memory Care Program renovation Project Phase 2 begins (13th Floor).
Montessori for Aging and Dementia Program starts to be implemented in the Memory Care Program to complement the already established Person-Centered Care Program.
OUR STORY
2017 Memory Care Program Renovation Project Phase 2 is completed. OUR STORY
CONTACT US

Main office

ASSISTANCE TO THE ELDERLY, INC.
5617 NW 7TH ST, SUITE 205
MIAMI FL 33126-3216

Luisana Hung Salazar
Development Director

305-267-2700 ext. 219

Fax: 305-267-2708

Cell: 305-877-6571