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About Rosemarie Ruggero

Rosemarie Ruggero
Rosemarie Ruggero
  • Masters degree in Social Work from Rutgers University.
  • Certified Care Manager (CMC) by the National Academy of Certified Care Managers.
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker by New York State Department of Education.
  • Post-graduate certificate in Training and Consultation from Rutgers Continuing Education.
  • Certificate in Geriatric Education from Hunter/Mt. Sinai.
  • Member of the National Association of Geriatric Care Managers and the NY Chapter of Geriatric Care Managers.
  • Member of the Staten Island Chapter of the New York State Society of Clinical Social Workers.

Ms. Ruggero has been involved extensively in the field of geriatrics since 1977 in a variety of capacities:

  • Director of Social Work at Eger Nursing Home from 1977-1989.
  • Grant writer for public programs.
  • Workshop leader at conferences on aging and trainer/facilitator for senior citizen agencies.
  • Instructor in Human Services at Wagner College.
  • Former Member of the Staten Island Alzheimer's Foundation.
  • Former Secretary to the Interagency Council on Aging.
  • Founder of ElderCare Advocacy, a geriatric care management practice in operation since 1989.

Rosemarie Ruggero is well-respected by allied professionals for her dedication and comprehensiveness and appreciated by clients for her compassion and determination.

Charles Giunta

We are proud to welcome Charles Giunta to the ElderCare Team.

His goal is to assist and serve the senior population with dignity and respect. His presence on the ElderCare Advocacy team ensures that your relative's needs receive individualized, compassionate attention.

For more information, call us at (718) 447-3824 or email us: rruggero at