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7 august 2019

16:30
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Plano, Texas. The free guide identifies 29 memory care communities based on location, access to...

14:00
The number of publicly announced seniors housing and care acquisitions in the second quarter of 2019 topped 100 transactions for the fifth quarter in a row, with 115 total transactions announced, based on new acquisition data from Irving Levin...

10:56
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has kicked off volunteer recruitment in Pennsylvania for its Tax-Aide program, the nation's largest volunteer-run tax-preparation service. The foundation is looking to expand its team of volunteers statewide for the upcoming...

09:22
A new study from the market research team at Zion & Zion, a top-ranked, full-service, national marketing agency, investigates how seniors and their Adult Child Influencers (ACIs) react to senior community naming conventions to see which naming...

08:52
Healthcare workers represented by Unifor Local 2458 at Brucelea Haven, a home for the aged in Walkerton, are not surprised by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Compliance Officers Report on the living and working conditions at the home. "For...

08:44
The Neurology Center, a medical group practice of top doctors devoted to excellence in care, located in Houston, Texas, working in conjunction with two leading neurology and anti-aging specialists, has made available the concluding six-month results...

08:08
Building upon a legacy of creating high-quality, realistic baby dolls since 1985, Ashton-Drake introduces Kayla the Comfort Doll, a doll designed for those living with the effects of Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. It is a special addition...

06:30
Financial Success: Opening in 2000 serving for over 19 years as a successful and thriving Senior Care Business, and Nursing Company, A Better Solution Franchise System has carefully Crafted an Exclusive Franchise partnership opportunity for those...


6 august 2019

09:00
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will announce how the Government of Canada is improving Old Age Security and Guaranteed Income Supplement benefits to ensure seniors are well supported. A photo...

08:00
Today, Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior services, announced that Robert D. Pearce, MBA will join the company as Director of Business Operations of Town Square®, the nation's leading specialized senior care centers that...

08:00
Discovery Senior Living has announced the hiring of Bill Sciortino as new Chief Operating Officer (COO). Sciortino joins Discovery Senior Living after 18 years at Chicago-based Vi Living, where he served multiple senior leadership roles, including...

06:08
Two years after its launch, OregonSaves, the statewide retirement program, is celebrating a key milestone?$25 million saved for retirement. OregonSaves is the first program of its kind in the nation, and is now leading a national movement, with five...


5 august 2019

16:22
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. ("Brookdale" or the "Company") announced results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. SECOND QUARTER 2019 HIGHLIGHTS Positive year-over-year same community move-in growth for the first time...

10:32
Ten of the biggest stars in Latin music ? including Carlos Santana, Gloria Estefan, Julio Iglesias, Sheila E. and Jose Feliciano ? give exclusive interviews and share private stories as part of AARP The Magazine's special music issue, dedicated to...

09:15
It's Never 2 Late® (iN2L), the leading provider of person-centered digital engagement to the senior living market, today announced the kickoff of its 60/20 tour, celebrating 20 years of senior living residents enjoying iN2L technology and the 60th...

09:00
Chapel Hill Senior Living (Chapel Hill), a Meridian Senior Living community, is opening a new memory care neighborhood implementing Meridian Senior Living's exclusive memory care program: Montessori Moments in Timetm (MMIT). Chapel Hill is pleased to...

09:00
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will announce how the Government of Canada is improving Old Age Security and Guaranteed Income Supplement benefits to ensure seniors are well supported. A photo...


4 august 2019

17:13
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will announce how the Government of Canada is improving Old Age Security and Guaranteed Income Supplement benefits to ensure seniors are well supported. A photo...


2 august 2019

16:20
MemoryCare.com, a comprehensive resource for caregivers and older adults living with memory impairment, has announced the Best Memory Care Facilities in Houston, Texas. The guide identifies 13 memory care communities based on location, access to...

09:06
AARP Pennsylvania is in your community to learn about the issues that impact the 50+. Meet AARP staff and volunteers and tell us about the issues that are most important to you and your family. Join AARP at one of these community events to learn...

07:00
Radical Reinterpretation of Aging The culture of senior care is changing fast. One physician on the forefront of this revolution is Dr. Bill Thomas. He is utilizing an innovative approach to rapidly transform health care services for the elderly. He...


1 august 2019

17:21
The Neighbourhood Pharmacy Association of Canada (Neighbourhood Pharmacies) and the Ontario Pharmacists Association (OPA) welcome the release of the Long-Term Care Homes Public Inquiry Report, which provides 91 recommendations for the long-term care...

12:48
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed new members to the Prime Minister's Youth Council. Together, these young Canadians are using their voices to push for positive change and work toward a better future for everyone. Youth Council...

08:43
Jeff Davis created the Wisdom Willtm to help parents capture and organize their life experiences, values and words of wisdom for the benefit of their children and future generations.  The Wisdom Willtm is designed to be a gift you give your child,...

08:09
On Top of the World, Ocala's premier active-adult community has joined forces with SOF Missions to present Operation Helping Heroes, a 2-day charity event to be held this Veterans Day weekend, November 10th and 11th, 2019.  The fundraiser, hosted by...

08:00
An overwhelming majority of California voters support Governor Newsom's Executive Order calling for a Master Plan for Aging (Master Plan), according to a recent We Stand With Seniors statewide survey. Beyond supporting the plan's development and...

07:14
Arosa+LivHOME has agreed to acquire The Cameron Group, a leading provider of care management and home care services in Orlando, Florida, pending regulatory and licensure approval. This will mark Arosa+LivHOME's fifth acquisition since January and...


31 july 2019

17:07
Welltower Inc. today announced that it has expanded its relationship with Discovery Senior Living through an off-market acquisition of three infill seniors housing campuses. Located in the Dallas-Fort Worth and San Antonio metropolitan statistical...

17:04
Welltower Inc. and Benchmark Senior Living today announced that Benchmark has recapitalized the Benchmark Senior Living portfolio, previously owned in partnership with Welltower, with private institutional capital for a gross sale price of $1.8...

16:59
Welltower Inc. today announced that it has formed a new relationship with Colorado-based Balfour Senior Living ("Balfour"), a premier operator of unparalleled independent living, assisted living and memory care communities. Welltower and Balfour...

16:55
Welltower Inc. today announced that is has acquired five purpose-built, private pay seniors housing properties recently developed and managed by Sunrise Senior Living. Welltower previously funded 34% of the development cost for the communities...

16:23
The release of the Public Inquiry into the Safety and Security of Residents in the Long-Term Care Homes System identifies the severe need for increased investments and staffing in the province's long-term care system. "The lack of oversight and...

15:21
Fit Minds, a technology-based cognitive stimulation solution offering life-changing, research-backed programs for seniors with Alzheimer's and dementia, expands its foothold across Florida's gulf coast by partnering with 21 senior living communities....

14:49
The inquiry into the murder of eight long term care residents in Ontario says, "fundamental changes must be made", and has called on the government to improve resident safety, in part, by looking at increased training and staffing levels in Ontario...

13:00
More seniors will soon have a place to call home in Simcoe County. The federal and provincial governments are investing $800,000 to create eight new affordable homes in Victoria Harbour through the Canada-Ontario Investment in Affordable Housing...

11:00
The Assistance Fund, an independent charitable patient assistance foundation that helps patients and families facing high medical out-of-pocket costs, today announced the launch of a new financial assistance program for people living with...

08:49
Just a year and four months old, Feonix ? Mobility Rising, is excited to have a new home in the largest mobility innovation hub in North America, with the stage set for groundbreaking technology and educational initiatives around the goal of...


30 july 2019

15:55
AARP, 211 LA, and the USC Family Caregiver Support Center have launched Helping the Helper (Ayudando a Quien Ayuda), a community program for Latino caregivers in Los Angeles County in need of support and resources. Family caregivers who manage care...

15:17
When Jack Dowty's health declined after a fall, he and his wife Merrilee knew he would never fully recover. They turned to Brookdale Hospice of Portland, Ore., for care and support. "I miss him terribly, but he was 92,...

14:38
A national poll was commissioned by the 'Speak Up' Advance Care Planning in Canada initiative to identify people's current attitudes and behaviors towards planning for their future health and personal care. People in Canada were asked about Advance...

12:47
People with disabilities, their families, caregivers, seniors, wounded vets and healthcare professionals attending Abilities Expo on August 2-4 at the NRG Center, Hall E will discover the newest products, education and fun for all ages. They are...

11:30
On the heels of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) landmark announcement of the launch of the Advancing American Kidney Health initiative, which includes an industry-wide push towards greater use of home dialysis, Dialyze Direct...

08:45
The Corporate Whistleblower Center says, "We have the most aggressive private sector initiative to expose Medicare and or Medicaid over-billing or fraud involving nursing homes, skilled nursing facilities and or acute care facilities in the nation...

08:00
If you are a California senior with a Medicare Supplemental plan, also called a Medigap plan, you should know about the "Birthday Month Rule." According to John Benfanti, owner of Health-Plus Insurance Agency, Inc., "There is flexibility in managing...


29 july 2019

13:13
Florida Blue is expanding its relationship with The Villages Health to include Florida Blue Medicare Advantage members. The Villages Health is a multi-specialty health care provider group primarily serving residents of The Villages community, one of...

12:48
AARP Illinois is co-hosting a legislative breakfast with Bradley University's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) so Illinoisans 50-plus can meet their state and local elected officials and discuss issues they care about.  Residents of Peoria,...

09:00
During the summer months, vacations, construction and increased traffic can make driving more stressful, especially for older adults. In fact, according to AARP's 2018 Home and Community Preference survey, nearly 90% of aging adults drive themselves....

08:45
Tutera Senior Living & Health Care announces 172 independent living apartment homes are now open and available at Tiffany Springs Senior Living Community in North Kansas City. Tiffany Springs is Tutera's newest upscale, continuum-of-care senior...

08:32
The Radcliff (www.TheRadcliff.com) breaks from industry norms again, announcing today a new pricing structure that disrupts and elevates senior care living.  Located at 276 East Irving Park Road in Wood Dale, IL, The Radcliff is a six-floor,...


26 july 2019

12:53
Watercrest Senior Living Group has been awarded management of the senior living community formerly known as Inspired Living of Palm Bay, Florida.  As of July 1st, 2019, Watercrest Senior Living has stepped in to provide operational leadership of the...