SENIORS

For more information, please contact:

Brent Weitzberg, Esq
Deputy Chief of Staff
Director, Health, Human Services & Seniors
(718)-286-2680
[email protected]

With over 300,000 seniors 65 years and older[i], and hundreds of thousands of children and youth residing in Queens[ii], this department monitors the Borough President’s investments across nearly 100 senior centers and service providers.

We urge you to browse this page along with our updated Senior Citizens guide to discover how a variety of resources throughout Queens may be helpful to you and your loved ones.


[i]
Aging with Dignity: A Blueprint for Serving NYC’s Growing Senior Population,
NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer, March 21, 2017, https://comptroller.nyc.gov/reports/aging-with-dignity-a-blueprint-for-serving-nycs-growing-senior-population/

[ii]
U.S. Census Bureau Quickfacts: Queens County (Queens Borough), New York,
Population Estimates, July 1, 2019, https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/queenscountyqueensboroughnewyork