The American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) is pleased to announce that they have received a donation of $25,000.00 from The Gloria Estefan Foundation, to further their work on behalf of Caregiving Youth.
Junior League of Boca Raton Awards AACY Board Member Debralyn Belletieri Woman Volunteer of the Year
The American Association of Caregiving Youth is pleased to announce that our Board Member, Treasurer, and prolific volunteer, Debralyn Belletieri, has been honored with the Woman Volunteer of the Year Award by the Junior League of Boca Raton.
The American Association of Caregiving Youth will hold its 1st annual Community Caregiver Awards Breakfast in Boca Raton on 02/04/22 honoring local community members and businesses that have contributed to Caregiving Youth.
UPDATE: February 10, 2022 “We at AACY were ever so thankful to have been chosen as a charity to be paired with a team at the Great Charity Challenge on February 5th. The theme was The Little Prince as you can see from the costumes of our three riders. They did their best and, as […]
Caring for Caregiving Kids: Dr. Julia Belkowitz works to gain recognition for children who have to care for others at home. Click here to read the article
Senior Navigator Magazine editors Dr. Richard Lindsay and Gordon Walker discuss family caregiving in the new year, including Caregiving Youth, AACY, the Hidden Helpers, and more. Click here to read the article
Senior Justice Law Firm Hosts Casino Night to Help Local Senior Aid Orgs Raise Nearly $10000. The nationwide nursing home abuse law firm hosted a successful casino night with over 50 guests to raise funds for 5 local organizations including the American Association of Caregiving Youth (AACY) focused on helping seniors. read the full article […]
12/11/21 – 8am-12pm The Boca West Children’s Foundation will hold the first annual “Walk the Walk” at the Palm Beaches Marathon, on Saturday, December 11. The walk will take place on the West Palm Beach Waterfront (Flagler Drive) and will raise funds for over 30 local children’s charities. The festive atmosphere will feature activities for […]
11/03/21 – 6-7pm November is National Family Caregivers’ Month, and to kick it off, AACY will be hosting a very special US Caregiving Youth Connect Event on November 3rd at 6pm EST. A discussion and webinar hosted by our organization and moderated by Caregiving Youth and advocates Daniela Castro-Martinez and Kaylin Jean-Louis. These two young […]
AACY President and founder, Dr. Connie Siskowski was asked to contribute an article to the CSA Journal regarding “The Role of Caregiving Youth in Multi-Generation Households” as increasing numbers of youth are juggling the responsibilities of family caregiving with school and other responsibilities, often leading to negative outcomes. Read the article here.