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21 april 2020

08:38
LiefMedtm CBD Products has partnered with Fire Organixtm to develop its innovative CBD Concentrate. A producer of water-soluble CBD infused cosmetics and topical products, LiefMed removes the health claims made by the CBD industry and replaces them...

08:00
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. announced today that it plans to release its first quarter 2020 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.  The Company has also scheduled a conference call to discuss the results on Wednesday,...

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Photobooks from MailPix, tthe photo-printing, canvas and gifting site, are one way to keep families connected during times of shelter-in-place practices. New premium ultra layflat photobooks from MailPix are specially bound and stitched to ensure...

07:47
Award?winning stress relief expert Susie Mantell's exquisitely soothing new audiobook, Your Present: A Half-Hour of Peace, 2nd Edition Revised and Expanded ? 3 Soothing Guided Meditations for Deep Stress Relief, Effortless Sleep & Renewed Energy was...


20 april 2020

18:15
Local seniors will have grocery and hygiene products delivered to their senior living apartments for the next three weeks, thanks to a collaboration from San Bernardino County, Unidos Por La Musica (UPLM), and Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP)....

16:51
While the home health care industry furloughs a growing number of employees, The Senior Company remains dedicated to providing clients in central and north New Jersey with the highest level of care by continuing to hire home health aides and offering...

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Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma announced on Sunday that long term care providers in the United States will be required to report cases of coronavirus in their facilities directly to the Centers for Disease...

10:04
The top priority of senior living communities, now and always, is the safety of their residents and staff. Staff at assisted living, independent living, continuing care, and memory care communities are doing everything they can to protect residents...

09:00
As the coronavirus spreads across the nation and throughout the world, millions of people are coping with the unanticipated effects the virus has caused. For instance, many individuals who previously relied on the help of professional caregivers,...

07:30
Wallick Communities CEO Tom Feusse announced today that it is giving a bonus to all of its frontline, hourly associates who work at its affordable housing and senior living communities. The hero bonus, a $2/hour raise during this critical period, is...


18 april 2020

15:00
Acti-Kare of Blue Ridge, VA is locally owned and operated by Kim and John Moisa. John and Kim have operated their local Acti-Kare for over three and a half years, and have an extensive background in assisting seniors and their families. Kim And John...

11:07
American Jewish Committee (AJC) praised the U.S. Attorney's Office for successfully appealing a judge's decision to allow a man accused of plotting a violent attack on a Jewish assisted-living facility to stay at home until his trial. Federal judge...

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The need for solid information about COVID-19 diagnoses is critical to the successful fight against the novel coronavirus. LeadingAge, the association of nonprofit nursing homes and other providers of aging services, and its affiliate, LeadingAge...


17 april 2020

15:57
Being there for seniors and vulnerable persons has always been a priority for Desjardins. We work closely with organizations providing assistance to these people and we're aware of the challenges they face. That's why we're...

15:37
Open letter from David R. Barile, MD: Dear Governor Murphy: First and foremost, thank you for the excellent job you are doing managing our state during this time of crisis, but as you well know ? as you are reading this, many of New Jersey's elders...

09:36
Watercrest Senior Living Group and United Properties are pleased to announce construction is steadily advancing at Watercrest Sarasota Senior Living Community in Sarasota, Florida. The 198-unit, luxury senior living campus is currently under...

09:07
Virtually all of the world's seven billion people, in over 100 languages worldwide, are saying the same thing to all their family, friends and acquaintances, several times each and every day . . . "BE SAFE." Today SAFE HOMECARE, a leading in-home...

08:31
Retirement can be a tricky affair these days for many. It may be even trickier for Federal and Postal employees. The Federal workforce is estimated at over 2.1 million civilian workers, with the Postal Service employing more than 600,000.1 According...

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Welltower® Inc. today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: "Welltower's primary focus is on the...

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Author Cynthia Mascarenhas shares practical advice for those seeking to show their support for a widow or someone caring for a terminally ill spouse in Walk with a Widow. Empower. Educate. Prepare: A Guide to Launching the Walk with a Widow Program...


16 april 2020

16:00
Prosperity life insurance, an online service that allows people to sell their life insurance policy for cash, allows customers and visitors to evaluate the worth of their life insurance policy with a free tool on their website. This value is called...

14:51
PAi, a leading provider of 401(k) plan administration and recordkeeping services, has joined forces with LPL Financial to incorporate its Small Market Solution into its current offerings for small business 401(k) plans and startups. The partnership...

13:02
Three-time football champion Rob Gronkowski, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model Camille Kostek, and several more celebrities have teamed up with CBDMEDICtm to host a live, online fundraising challenge to benefit the Arthritis Foundation's...

10:15
"Most people who dream about retiring at the beach assume they can't afford it," says Dan Prescher, senior editor at International Living. "Conventional wisdom says it's something beyond most people's reach, but that's simply not true when you know...

09:00
The Nudge, creator of text message-based lifestyle advisors for female millennials, announces a 2-week program called 'The Healthy Cooking Nudge' to help people cook healthier while sheltering at home, and raise money for Meals on Wheels to deliver...

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Chartwell Retirement Residences ("Chartwell") issued the following statement related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: Business...


15 april 2020

17:55
The senior living industry including independent living, assisted living, memory care and continuing care communities, is serving an important role as the country battles the COVID-19 virus.  It is estimated that nearly two million seniors across the...

16:49
"The Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) supports today's announcement by Premier Doug Ford to ramp up protection in long-term care and strengthen this front in the war against COVID-19. Unfortunately, at present, the devastating brunt of COVID-19 is...

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The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is partnering with Airbnb to address COVID-19 related social isolation by providing homebound older adults with a new way to connect with others and travel virtually during the pandemic....

10:00
Right at Home, a leading international in-home care provider, has been caring for seniors, wherever they call home, for 25 years. Their mission, to improve the quality of life for those they serve, is evident in the 50,000-plus seniors they care for...

09:00
The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) states that the conditions under which registered nurses and health-care professionals are working in long-term care homes are "unfathomable."...

09:00
Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly (LBFE) today is launching a statewide effort to enroll 10,000 lonely and isolated older adults in Minnesota in its new Elder Friends Phone Companions program, which matches elders with background-checked...

09:00
Paid and unpaid caregivers have an important key trait in common: They put the needs of other people before their own. Even in the best of times, this means caregiver health can suffer; but for people who are serving as paid or unpaid caregivers...

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SCAN Health Plan®, a not-for-profit provider of Medicare Advantage health plans to seniors in California, today announced it is committing $5.1 million to address a variety of needs for vulnerable seniors and others at risk due to the effects of the...

06:00
The Consumers Energy Foundation is supporting Michigan communities and an innovative solution to protect healthcare workers with over $600,000 in grants to help the continuing battle against COVID-19. These grants plus the $500,000 donations...


14 april 2020

17:31
With nearly half of all COVID-19 deaths in Canada linked to outbreaks in long-term care homes, the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) is welcoming the new interim guidance from the federal government on infection prevention and control of the virus...

14:00
The number of publicly announced seniors housing and care acquisitions in the first quarter of 2020 dropped below 100 transactions for the first time since the first quarter of 2018, with 95 deals, based on new acquisition data from Irving Levin...

12:30
As senior citizens in retirement homes struggle to visit with their families during the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, Houston-based Data Projections, Inc. created a solution that allowed seniors to trade the closed windows of their Senior Living...

11:02
Senior living facilities are experiencing dramatic operational changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Join the April 16, 2020 town hall virtual event ? Telehealth in Today's Senior Living World ? to learn from industry leaders in telemedicine and...

09:20
In an effort to keep seniors physically and mentally active, provide emotional support and educate them on their Medicare options during the COVID-19 quarantine, PriMED Physicians is offering a myriad of free online classes for homebound seniors....

09:00
Seniors Helping Seniors®, an in-home care franchise that primarily hires senior caregivers, is seeing increased demand for its services amid COVID-19. With seniors being the most at-risk group, and coronavirus presenting a major concern in nursing...

09:00
MyndYou Inc., a Corporate Partner of the Aging Life Care Association (ALCA), announced today a program to expand remote care management and combat social isolation for older adults in their homes. In a joint effort to respond proactively to the...

09:00
Tufts Health Plan Foundation announced today it is providing funding to 18 additional nonprofit organizations as part of the $1 million it has committed to support community efforts on behalf of older people affected by the coronavirus.  This second...

08:36
GetSetup, a new platform that connects retired, re-skilled educators with other seniors for live, online lessons about frequently used tech programs and services, has launched more than 40+ free courses designed to help older adults get up to speed...

04:00
Concern is growing that prescription drug shortages due to the COVID-19 pandemic may cause significant spikes in prescription drug costs for retirees, The Senior Citizens League (TSCL) warns. "Some of the recent data, and email from the public...


13 april 2020

20:47
All Canadians have a role to play in helping to protect seniors and medically vulnerable people, who are at greatest risk of severe health complications from COVID-19. Unfortunately, many long-term care homes in Canada have been experiencing...

16:20
In an effort to keep seniors mentally active, provide spiritual relief and educate them about Medicare options during the quarantine, Preferred Primary Care Physicians, PPCP, is offering free online classes for homebound seniors.  Anyone is welcome...

15:32
The National Council on Aging (NCOA) today launched a COVID-19 Community Response Fund to immediately begin raising and distributing funds to hard-hit community-based organizations that are directly serving older adults during the pandemic....

11:41
Recognizing the mounting fear and isolation felt by Illinois residents 60+, who are at increased risk for serious illness from the novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), Illinois Congressman Sean Casten (D-6) and family physician and Board Member of the...

09:05
Talk to a friend, family member or caregiver, and they'll likely admit that stress is a part of their daily lives. In fact, more than one in three people worldwide report experiencing a lot of worry (39%) or stress (35%) during the day, according to...