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25 march 2020

09:00
METRO will donate $1 million to support community relief efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic: $500,000 to Feed Ontario and Food Banks of Québec, as well as $500,000 to the emergency fund of Centraide/ United Way. Mindful of the public's concerns...

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American Trust Retirement (ATR) and LDI-MAP LLC (d.b.a. iJoin) are pleased to announce an agreement under which ATR will deploy iJoin as a key component of its branded goal-based retirement plan enrollment experience, advisor success platform and...


24 march 2020

19:16
Fake coronavirus health coverage and other insurance schemes are beginning to surface as scammers continue exploiting the pandemic for personal profit at consumer expense, warns the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud....

14:23
Brookside Multicare Nursing Center, Suffolk County and Long Island's leader in Post-Acute care, today announced the launch of a new state-of-the-art adult Vent Care Unit catering to both long and short-term patients in need of respiratory assistance....

13:40
Right now, options for working as a baby boomer?independent of the traditional employer?are exploding. For the first time in recorded history, people don't have to go where the work is, it can come to them. And while this has been the case to a...

13:13
As the impacts of COVID-19 continue to be felt across our communities, CIBC today announced further proactive measures to help clients, team members, and community organizations....

12:00
Current anxiety about the COVID-19 pandemic has been multiplied by the suggestion of "health care rationing" based on the age or disability of infected patients. Attorneys representing the Freedom of Conscience Defense Fund and the Thomas More...

10:07
Millions of seniors who had planned to get help at their local library or senior center filling out their 2020 Census online are now stuck, says Tobey Dichter, the founder of Generations on Line, a national nonprofit that simplifies the Internet for...

04:00
An emergency Social Security and Medicare payroll tax cut could weaken program financing at the same time a Coronavirus caused recession would significantly increase the number of people claiming Social Security, warns The Senior Citizens League...


23 march 2020

12:15
Senior Care Authority, a well-known senior placement and eldercare consulting organization, has been proactive in providing vital information to families during this unprecedented critical situation. Families making difficult decisions and trying to...

11:00
Young Living, the global leader in essential oils, today announced a new donation to Meals on Wheels, a nonprofit organization that delivers healthy food to the homes of senior citizens....

09:00
Before the Covid-19 pandemic began affecting all aspects of the United States economy, the state of the seniors housing and care acquisition market was as strong as ever. The average price per unit for seniors housing communities, which comprise both...

08:38
Sandpiper Retirement Community in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina today announced that it will deliver supplies and groceries to any senior over 60 who is sheltering in place or quarantined due to COVID-19. Sandpiper was the first retirement community...

07:00
Addus HomeCare Corporation , a provider of home care services, today announced that it will continue providing its services in California, New York and Illinois even after the recently announced "shelter in place" orders from those states. The...


21 march 2020

17:06
AARP Illinois and Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot today announced they will cohost a telephone town hall next week joined by Commissioner Lisa Morrison Butler from the City's Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) to engage directly with the City's...

14:04
In order to reassure seniors and remind them of the importance of abiding by public health instructions, robocalls recorded by Shea Weber and Mutsumi Takahashi will be made to Quebecers 70 years of age and over. The Québec government wishes to thank...

10:00
Leigh Hilton, PLLC announces new virtual meeting capabilities to continue serving clients amid growing COVID-19 concerns Hilton says video conferencing is the new norm as businesses are asked to help with social distancing Leigh Hilton, PLLC, an...


20 march 2020

17:58
A nonprofit coalition comprising Easterseals, Caring Across Generations, Justice in Aging and The Arc of the United States today announced a formal request to Congress to incorporate provisions for caregivers in its recently passed "Families First...

11:17
Proctor Place is partnering with local restaurants in Peoria to bring residents some of their favorite foods while living under the new guidelines of social distancing. With recent restrictions in place, making it difficult for older Americans to...

09:54
InVastor Inc., a Marketplace App that helps local businesses and individuals to pickup and deliver anything on the same day, as well as a platform that users can buy and sell items locally and have them delivered the same day, announced today that it...

06:35
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve and impact the country and the world, Sunshine Retirement Living, (www.sunshineret.com), a Bend, Oregon-based, family-owned senior housing company, continues to singularly and relentlessly focus on...

06:00
WellQor, a behavioral health company that partners with leading senior living communities to provide comprehensive emotional and cognitive care programs for the entire community, has announced the launch of support programs for Senior Living...

06:00
On March 11th, after nearly a year of bipartisan negotiations, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously approved the reauthorization of the Supporting Older Americans Act of 2020 (H.R. 4334). Since 1965, the Older Americans Act (OAA) has been...


19 march 2020

16:45
VitalTech, a rapidly growing market leader in Virtual Care, announced today that it is offering Senior Living and Long-Term Care Facilities free Telehealth access*. This comprehensive strategy allows caregivers, and their residents, full access to...

10:17
As Bay Area residents shelter in place, many of the passengers who were quarantined on the Grand Princess cruise ship in San Francisco Bay last week are still quarantined at the Travis Air Force Base in Solano County, California. San Francisco based...

08:38
The new, patented de-Odorization Lamp from Aleddra is a product that everyone should consider installing in their homes and workplaces. It is designed to remove bad odors, plus it's technology is also effective in reducing certain viruses and...

07:00
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Delray Beach, Florida. The guide identifies 13 memory care communities based on location, access...

07:00
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The guide identifies 23 memory care communities based on location,...

06:30
For many people, the arrival of spring sparks a primal sense of reconnecting to the outdoors. For active seniors relocating from Staten Island to nearby Manalapan, N.J., there is no better way to appreciate the season than as a resident of the...


18 march 2020

20:00
PayingForSeniorCare.com, the nation's most visited website for senior care reviews, has named MobileHelp to its list of top most affordable medical alert systems for 2020. MobileHelp was one of ten companies that qualified for the list based on its...

19:00
PayingForSeniorCare.com, the nation's most visited website for senior care reviews, has named Alert1 to its list of top most affordable medical alert systems for 2020. Alert1 was one of ten companies that qualified for the list based on its...

18:00
PayingForSeniorCare.com, the nation's most visited website for senior care reviews, has named LifeFone to its list of top most affordable medical alert systems for 2020. LifeFone was one of ten companies that qualified for the list based on its...

17:30
CareGrove, an online resident payment portal exclusively focused in Senior Living, today launched a solution, CareGroveNOW in response to the national emergency that allows communities to onboard CareGrove's QuickPay solution with zero set-up fees...

17:00
PayingForSeniorCare.com, the nation's most visited website for senior care reviews, has named ResponseNow to its list of top most affordable medical alert systems for 2020. ResponseNow was one of ten companies that qualified for the list based on...

17:00
PayingForSeniorCare.com, the nation's most visited website for senior care reviews, has named QMedic to its list of top most affordable medical alert systems for 2020. QMedic was one of ten companies that qualified for the list based on its...

16:20
SilverSneakers®, the nation's leading community fitness program designed for seniors, is adding digital resources to support its members as the spread of COVID-19 keeps people home and quarantined. On Thursday, March 19 at 8:30 a.m. MST, we will kick...

14:54
Chartwell Retirement Residences ("Chartwell") today issued the following statement from Vlad Volodarski, CEO of Chartwell: Today, more than ever, the top priority of every member of the Chartwell organization is the safety and well-being of our...

12:30
Vohra Wound Physicians today announced increased access to its longstanding telemedicine program in response to the CDC's efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and Medicare's move to waive restrictions on telemedicine provisions.   At...

11:15
While the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the entire U.S. population at some level, people at highest risk are older Americans and those with multiple chronic conditions (source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Knowing that these are also...

08:39
According to population projections by the US Census Bureau, the number of citizens aged 65 and above will rise from 52 million in 2018 to 95 million by 2060, pushing this group's share of the total US population from 16% to 23%. Advances in medicine...

03:25
Nobility Crest, a 55+ luxury condominium community in Ocean Township, has announced that Building 5 is now open and offers new floorplans featuring one- and two-bedroom condos priced from the low $300s! Six new homes are also available for quick...


17 march 2020

17:42
Georgia Power remains committed to providing customers continued safe and reliable service, while offering updates on additional energy assistance programs and providing the latest scam avoidance tips as the COVID-19 pandemic continues....

17:04
The Canada Border Services Agency and the Canadian Snowbird Association are encouraging Canadians who wintered abroad to plan ahead for a smooth return to Canada this spring. These are the top travel tips to know before arriving at the border: Help...

16:07
During the coronavirus crisis, our nation's top doctors urge older adults, the most vulnerable, to avoid crowded medical facilities and first consult a doctor virtually if they feel sick. As senior living communities move to limit residents' exposure...

12:24
The Canadian Muslim Response Network (CMRN), a coalition of some of Canada's leading Muslim civil society organizations is launching a campaign to support those who are affected by the COVID-19 crisis....

11:00
NavCare Health, the industry leader in the delivery of comprehensive chronic care management services, today announced that Tim Paden, MD has joined the company as chief medical officer. Dr. Paden will lead a clinical team focused on further...

09:51
HeartLegacy®, LLC, a Daphne, Alabama-based technology company providing video apps to multiple industries, today announced the availability of its SalesMail® video messaging app for free to senior care corporate executives in the United States and...

08:50
Welltower® Inc. today issued the following statement from Thomas J. DeRosa, Chairman and CEO: There is no perfect playbook to manage...

08:00
Construction has begun on Civitas Senior Living and Experience Senior Living Development's latest collaboration and joint project, The Azure of Palm Coast. The new senior living community is being built at 144 Cypress Point Parkway in Palm Coast,...

06:08
Assisted Living Locators, a nationwide senior placement and referral service, is offering a FREE easy-to-use online assessment tool, resources and guidance to help seniors and their families with immediate in-home support and placement needs during...