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1 december 2020

13:44
Less than 1% of America's population live in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities, but shockingly, over 40% of all COVID-related deaths have occurred there. Calling this "the crisis within the crisis," AARP Bulletin this month publishes...

10:33
New research by YouGov on behalf of Smart suggests that one in eight adults (13%) over the age of 55 who expect to retire in the future are planning on delaying their retirement due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The research also suggests that only a...

10:30
Maplewood Senior Living is excited to announce that through an exclusive relationship with brain health expert, Dr. Wendy Suzuki, a pilot program will be conducted at Maplewood at Newtown, where a group of residents will be enlisted to utilize her...

09:15
A new Griswold Home Care office opened in the North Houston area today at 431 Nursery Road in Spring, Texas. Greg and Cindy Detiveaux are the new franchise owners. Griswold Home Care was one of the first franchise companies in the United States to...

09:00
As a national leader in eldercare consulting and senior living placement in assisted living and memory care, Senior Care Authority's independently owned and operated locations around the country have been advising families since 2009.  The company...

08:41
Say you could plan for death as you might any other event: the visitors, the atmosphere, the lighting, the music. Even the way the next generation would experience your life story - your legacy - could be woven into the plan. It's an idea that a...


30 november 2020

16:01
Arthritis Research Canada and the University of British Columbia have launched an online physiotherapist guided program to support people who are struggling to recover from a sport-related knee injury. The SOAR (Stop OsteoARthritis) research program...

14:38
The holidays may be celebrated differently this season, but at Watercrest Fort Mill-Indian Land Assisted Living and Memory Care, seniors enjoyed a bountiful and festive Thanksgiving feast to mark the special occasion.  The leadership team at...

14:00
Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum is hosting its beloved annual gala, For Love of Country, virtually on December 5, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. across all time zones....

09:25
While this past year has been especially challenging for many, it has also reminded us of the things we are most grateful for, but often take for granted. As we enter the holiday season, now is the perfect time to slow down and reflect on the...

08:30
Viola Davis shares her incredible journey to hope and happiness, and previews her upcoming Netflix film, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. Dr. Sunjay Gupta helps us navigate mental wellness during this unprecedented time. James Taylor, Alice Cooper, Jann...


25 november 2020

15:15
In the midst of nationwide lockdowns and isolation guidelines, the frontline staff at Palm Bay Memory Care have remained diligent in their adherence to ever-changing policies and protocols in order to best serve the residents of their senior living...

01:00
Caspar.AI has partnered with Amazon Alexa to bring enhanced comfort and safety to several retirement communities on the West Coast. "Caspar informs me about the wellness of my mom. With Alexa I can check in on her to see if she's fine. This gives me...


24 november 2020

13:19
AARP and four other organizations have won the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced today. Baldrige is a presidential-level honor, recognizing exemplary U.S. organizations and businesses that have shown...

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OP ED BY SANDI RICHARDSON, Risk Management Operations Manager, Piedmont Advantage Credit Union I am fortunate that I work for an employer that encourages its employees with a voice to use it. I am in Risk Management with Piedmont Advantage Credit...

11:04
Canton, MA ComForCare franchise owners, Su and Sumit Madan were awarded the 2020 Franchise of the Year award at ComForCare's 18th annual franchise conference. Franchise of the Year is the most prestigious award following Caregiver of the Year. The...

11:00
Assisting Hands Home Care opened their newest location in Winnetka, Illinois this November. The new office is located in Hubbard Woods, at 874 Greenbay Road. The Assisting Hands Winnetka team will be under the management of Daniellah Salario, M.A....

10:55
Florida-based insurance technology and product distribution company, Ensurem was recently recognized by the Tampa Bay Business Journal as the fastest growing company in the area. Ensurem posted a growth of almost one quarter of a million percent in...

09:00
Today, Tivity Health® Inc. , a leading provider of health improvement solutions, including SilverSneakers®, the nation's leading community fitness program for older adults with 16 million eligible members nationwide, unveiled the results of a...

09:00
Area senior living community Discovery Village At Sugarloaf, along with partners Guardian Home Health and Inspire Hospice, recently commissioned the Simply Done Donuts Wagon to provide delicious treats and fresh-brewed coffee to the hard-working...

08:31
83% of the non-profit TRIP Program's elderly and disabled riders have continued to receive volunteer assisted rides during the Pandemic months, according to Richard Smith, CEO of the Independent Living Partnership (ILP).  Smith says that he thinks...

05:00
As the pandemic ravages nursing homes across the country, an unlikely hero takes on the Aging Industrial Complex in Master Your Future: A Roadmap for the Rest of Your Life, premiering on public television stations across the country after...


23 november 2020

14:27
The November 2020 SimplyWise Index found that 59% of all Americans are more concerned about their retirement today compared to a year ago. Other key findings from the bi-monthly report included:...

13:31
As an Oscar, Emmy and Tony Award-Winning actress, Viola Davis is widely recognized as one of today's most respected, gifted and sought-after actors. But at the end of the day, her passions lie more in matters of the heart and soul: loving her family,...

12:30
As the number of coronavirus cases continue to rise across much of the country, ChenMed doctors are advising their patients, who are at-risk seniors, to stay home for Thanksgiving and the upcoming holidays. "Thanksgiving is a blessing, but...

10:34
"Can you please pass the mashed potatoes and do you have enough Medicare coverage?" This may be how the conversation goes for the 59% of people having an in person Thanksgiving this year, according to a new healthinsurance.com national survey. The...

09:05
Even in the best of times, caring for an older loved one can be a rewarding but challenging experience. And COVID-19 has upped the ante. The emotional and physical demands placed on caregivers have dramatically increased, as they balance work, hybrid...

09:00
The COVID-19 pandemic has put a damper on holiday celebrations in 2020. Embrace the holiday spirit with a magical driving tour of Aldersgate's beautifully decorated campus and cottages. This is a perfect time for people 62 and older, and their...

08:31
The US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate says, "We are appealing to the wife, or adult son/daughter of a Navy Veteran who has lung cancer to please call 800-714-0303 if their loved one had significant exposure to asbestos on a navy ship, submarine...

06:00
With many gyms still closed, older adults across the nation are seeking solutions to help them stay fit at home through exercise and healthy living options. The Silver&Fit® program, available through participating Medicare Advantage and Medicare...


20 november 2020

18:33
"The Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) supports the Government of Ontario's decision today to move the Regions of Peel and Toronto into lockdown for the next 28 days to curtail the rise in new COVID-19 cases, safeguard the province's finite hospital...

15:18
After almost two years of community workshops and city hearings, the Healdsburg Planning Commission during a special meeting on November 17, voted unanimously to approve the Major Conditional Use and Design Review applications for Enso Village, a...

08:00
Interim HealthCare Inc., the nation's leading franchise network of home care, senior care, home health and hospice and healthcare staffing services, announced that its CEO and President, Jennifer Sheets, was recognized as one of Next Avenue's 2020...


19 november 2020

13:10
Keystone Senior Management Services, Inc, leader in boutique family-owned and operated senior living communities, and Independa, innovators of the award-winning TV-based social engagement, education and care platform, today announced a strategic...

12:46
Welltower Inc. , today announced that it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for the third consecutive year and to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the fifth consecutive year....

09:33
As the winter months come, an increasing number of people will be staying indoors in hopes of avoiding catching the Corona virus. However, Centro de Amigo (https://centrodeamigos.com/) reports that it has seen the impact of social isolation on the...

08:33
Renowned hospice and palliative care expert Dawn Gross, M.D. Ph.D. joins ANX Hospice Care as its new Medical Director. Dawn brings with her nearly three decades of healthcare experience and expertise. With a combined M.D. and Ph.D. from Tufts...

08:31
Telememorytm, LLC a Kansas City-based telehealth startup that uses AI-based digital reminiscence technology to connect families with their memories and track emotional responses to improve happiness and health, announced an Alpha testing program with...


18 november 2020

16:00
The dynamic successful entrepreneur-wife-mother will discuss franchising, small business, and how diversity plays an important role in these spaces. Carolyn Thurston founded Wisdom Senior Care in 2006 to transform the culture of senior care in...

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Jeff Vandegenachte, co-owner of TruBlue House Care in Southern Wisconsin, is now one of a select group of professionals nationwide to earn the Senior Home Safety Specialisttm designation, identifying him as having obtained the knowledge necessary to...

15:22
Health Alliance Plan (HAP), a Michigan-based nonprofit health plan, is cautioning consumers about a recent Medicare scam.  Unsuspecting consumers are being engaged in conversations about their Medicare coverage with a Medicare "representative" and,...

14:37
Conviva, the physician-led network of primary care physicians specializing in senior care, is highlighting the importance of influenza, commonly known as flu, vaccinations for seniors....

10:00
Caring.com has recognized Holiday Retirement as the senior living operator with the highest number of communities earning a "Caring Star of 2021." Caring.com identifies top-rated senior living communities nationwide based on consumer ratings and...

09:05
Old Time Pottery, the tree-mendous holiday superstore, is donating Big-Hearted Bins from all 39 stores across the Midwest and Southeast to support seniors and pets throughout the holiday season. Old Time Pottery has partnered with Pets for the...

08:43
MemoryWell, the premier life storytelling platform for older adults, is partnering with Prospero Health, a home-based supportive care company, to improve patient-centered care for seniors living with serious illness.  "Our life stories help people...

08:00
Did you know that older Americans (over 65) are one of the groups at greatest risk of dying in a fire? Seniors are 16% of the population, but they account for 77% of the deaths from clothing fires.  The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)...

03:10
·  With an aging population, and the unprecedented demand on our healthcare services due to Covid-19, the need for scalable, affordable health and care solutions is urgent, and smart meters could form part of the solution - By installing smart...


17 november 2020

21:15
Older New Yorkers of color have fallen behind on rent payments and are struggling with food insecurity at far greater rates than their white counterparts during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to research presented today by AARP New York and leading...

14:55
GrandPad, creator of the purpose-built tablet for seniors, is urging family caregivers to take steps to prevent loneliness and isolation for older loved ones in the coming weeks, as families adjust to virtual holidays and continued COVID-19 visiting...

14:00
A pair of original branding and promotional campaigns developed by Discovery Marketing Group were recognized as Gold Winners by a panel of judges in the 2020 Davey Awards. Both campaigns earned their Gold Winner distinctions in the Visual Design and...

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