GREAT CHARITY CHALLENGE

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

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

Editors’ Note Featuring Dr. Richard Lindsay & AACY

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

Boca West Children’s Foundation First Annual Walk the Walk

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 […]

US Caregiving Youth Connect

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 […]

The Role of Caregiving Youth in Multi-Generation Households

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.