The Gateway Family YMCA Joins National Adult Day Services Association to Celebrate National Adult Day Services Week

YMCA Provides Support of Adult Day Services Week in September

Union, NJ, September 21, 2016 --( The Gateway Family YMCA celebrates National Adult Day Services Week, September 18th – 24th, joining the National Adult Day Services Association and organizations throughout the United States. The Gateway Family YMCA – WISE Center YMCA Branch in Union, NJ will be offering tours of the Adult Day Services program by appointment during Adult Day Services Week. Contact Susan Butler, Director of WISE Adult Day Services to schedule a tour at 908-687-2995.

“The Gateway Family YMCA’s participation in National Adult Day Services Week shows that in our YMCA and in our community, people of all ages and abilities come together to build meaningful programs, services and experiences. We are proud to be a part of National Adult Day Services Week, demonstrating that in our Y, people are coming together to create stronger families and communities,” stated Krystal. R. Canady, CEO, The Gateway Family YMCA.

The Gateway Family YMCA offers an Adult Day Services program which provides supervised care for elderly and challenged individuals, and extends support to their caregivers through various programs, support groups, lectures and seminars. WISE Adult Day Services provides families with peace of mind and a special, caring environment for their loved ones. The Gateway Family YMCA partners with each family to care for and support the entire family, extending a free family membership to those who participate.

“The WISE Center impacts the lives of people with physical challenges and memory impairment and their caregivers by providing a warm, loving and supportive environment with dedicated staff so that each can live life to the fullest. We are committed to the idea that each person, despite challenges, can continue to discover, learn, create and flourish and not be defined by their limitations,” added Melynda A. Mileski, EVP/COO, The Gateway Family YMCA.

The Gateway Family YMCA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, health and community service organization of caring staff and volunteers dedicated to strengthening the foundations of community and stands For Youth Development, For Healthy Living and For Social Responsibility. Serving the communities in Eastern Union County and Northern Middlesex County for 116 years, The Gateway Family YMCA impacts the community by providing quality services to people of all ages, races, faiths or incomes.

For more information about The Gateway Family YMCA or the WISE Adult Day Services program, please visit or contact the Wellness Center Branch at 908-349-9622.
The Gateway Family YMCA
Colleen Clayton