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16 july 2019

10:20
Seniors are an important part of our social fabric and contribute to the rich diversity of Canada. The Government of Canada is committed to seeking expert advice on seniors' issues so that Canadians can retire with dignity and in the best possible...

10:05
Today, the Alliance for Aging Research announced the results of a survey that found over half of older adults over the age of 65 (52 percent) are willing to pay more each month in Medicare premiums to allow a cap on out-of-pocket prescription drug...

09:00
Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), the nation's largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced it has completed its acquisition of American Senior Benefits, one of the largest career agency...

08:34
Five hundred and twenty-five clients of Los Angeles County Workforce Development Aging and Community Services (WDACS) received 83,514 needed trips by a volunteer driver of their choice from August of 2017 until the end of May.  Most of the...


15 july 2019

13:25
By putting population aging prominently on the agenda for the first time in history, the G20 has opened the door for changing the conversation on how we age and how societies can maximize all that older citizens have to offer, the International...

12:30
Significant advances in the global search for blood test technologies for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias were reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles. A new...

10:41
Revera, a leading owner, operator, developer and investor in the senior living sector welcomed 400 residents, their families, community members and special guests to celebrate the official Grand Opening of Edmonton's newest retirement community,...

08:30
The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is launching a new public awareness campaign today, urging Ontarians and the government to 'care now' about long-term care. "As registered nurses, we are committed to providing the...

06:00
As many as 26,500 senior citizens could save a total of $45 million on their Cook County property tax bills due August 1, 2019, by applying now for exemptions they received last year, Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas said today. Those homeowners...


14 july 2019

17:00
Mr. Gary Anandasangaree, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism and Member of Parliament (Scarborough?Rouge Park), announced today that the Government of Canada is investing $59,000 in the Brampton Tamil...


12 july 2019

12:03
Legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate in spring 2019 to create a federal Commission on Retirement Security raises the question of what a cohesive national policy framework for the U.S. retirement system could look like, a concept that the...


11 july 2019

15:12
Care Purchasing Services (CPS), the leading national group purchasing organization dedicated to the senior living market, partners with Qypsys to provide a fiber optic infrastructure solution that enables senior living operators to deliver a...

09:00
Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce the successful closing of the $44,140,000 Series 2019 financing for Waverly Heights, Ltd. (Waverly Heights). The Series 2019 tax-exempt bonds were issued through Pennsylvania's Montgomery...

07:11
Commercial Real Estate Finance (CRE-Finance) has expanded their business and created a Senior Living Facilities Division which will cater to Senior Housing Developments. CRE-Finance recognizes the increasing need for housing for seniors as the...


10 july 2019

17:56
On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, the Lewy Body Dementia Resource Center will host a special exclusive screening of Robin's Wish. This timely documentary centers around the life of beloved comedian and actor, Robin Williams. It explores the untold love...

17:00
JourneyGuide, Inc., an innovative retirement income planning software for financial advisors with mass affluent clients, announced it has entered into a relationship with Ash Brokerage, the largest privately-held insurance brokerage general agency...

12:39
Watercrest Senior Living Group and Titan Development Real Estate Fund I are pleased to announce that construction is nearing completion at Watercrest Columbia Assisted Living and Memory Care in Columbia, SC. The 107-unit, resort-style senior living...

10:00
Today, seniors advocacy nonprofit, The Seniors Center, through their grassroots campaign #KeepOurTrust, unveiled two new websites aimed at alerting the public to Social Security's imminent funding crisis. "SocialSecurityInsolvencyClock.org and...

09:30
To help jump-start retirement planning, the Indexed Annuity Leadership Council (IALC) has released the first video in a three-part series designed to educate Americans about getting ready for life after work. Called "Game Ready," the video series is...

09:22
Having recently celebrated his 85th birthday, first-time novelist and California native Larry Vanderveen announced today that he has just published his first book entitled In Heaven for Awhile, a thought-provoking, inspiring and uplifting story...

09:00
Clover Health today launched Clover Therapeutics, a research subsidiary focused on developing medicines for older adults. Clover Therapeutics also announced it entered into a research collaboration and license agreement with Genentech, a member of...

08:00
Avenir Healthcare Group, which provides administrative, consulting and management services to a network of assisted living and rehabilitative care centers across New York State, today announced that CEO, Eric Mendel, has been appointed by Mayor Bill...

05:00
Touchmark at Emerald Lake plans to be a suburban oasis for retirees 55-plus who are ready to begin a new chapter filled with friends, life-enriching activities and new opportunities. The new community will be built in McKinney, Texas ? just 35 miles...


9 july 2019

18:00
Seniors make significant and valuable contributions to their families, communities, and workplaces. That is why the Government of Canada remains committed to providing Canadian seniors with greater security and a better quality of life. Today, the...

11:00
After a lifetime of hard work, middle class Canadians want to know that they will have the money they need to retire with dignity. Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, was in Markham to speak...

11:00
GuidedChoice, an independent digital investment advisory firm, is proud to announce that ICMA-RC, a mission focused financial services organization that provides retirement plans and related services for over a million public sector retirement...

10:08
"Medicare for All" has become a confusing term among the existing 65+ year old Medicare population as they watch Congress debate universal health care, according to Patrick Phillips, CEO of Cavulus. Cavulus is a technology firm specializing in...

10:05
HandsFree Healthtm, provides seniors with a fully integrated, personalized, and interactive health platform that enables them to stay healthy at home through virtual assistant technology. Seniors are increasingly...

09:05
ConcertoHealth®, the leading full-risk provider of specialized primary care and supporting clinical services for vulnerable, frail and elderly patients, announced today that it has achieved double-digit improvements in hospital admissions,...

09:00
On Tuesday, July 9, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...

08:00
Meridian Senior Living acquired three senior living communities in the Southern California area on June 1, 2019. The three communities include: Claremont Place, Cypress Place Assisted Living, and Cypress Place Independent Living. "We are excited to...

08:00
Today, Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, announced the appointment of Dr. Alan Abrams, a well-known, highly respected physician specializing in geriatric medicine, to its Board of Directors. A seasoned veteran...

05:00
The Avamere Family of Companies recently released their annual Quality Report, showcasing company growth and their values in action. Several organizations make up the Avamere Family of Companies: Avamere LivingInfinity RehabOvation by AvamerePoint...


8 july 2019

16:07
On Tuesday, July 9, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...

11:00
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will speak about measures the Government of Canada has taken to make it easier to retire. A photo opportunity and media availability will follow the announcement....

10:00
Duchesnay USA, a pharmaceutical company that specializes in women's health, is pleased to announce the launch of a national survey in partnership with FabOverFifty.com, a leading online platform dedicated to empowering women over 50. The survey was...

09:00
On Monday, July 8, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...

08:00
Right at Home, In Home Care & Assistance, is hosting the donation drive for Soles4Souls from July 7 to October 30, 2019, as part of the NALA's collective cause marketing program, which encourages businesses across the country to unite for a good...

07:39
Southern Trust Home Services, a leading Roanoke-based HVAC, plumbing and electrical company serving southern Virginia, is offering tips to local homeowners on how to make bathrooms as safe as possible for all loved ones living at their residence....


7 july 2019

12:00
On Monday, July 8, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...


6 july 2019

06:00
On Saturday, July 6, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...


5 july 2019

16:00
The USATF Masters Outdoor Track & Field Championships are set for Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa Thursday through Sunday, July 11-14. Many of the world's best athletes are among the almost 900 who will be competing in Ames. Participants include...

14:44
On Saturday, July 6, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...

06:00
On Friday, July 5, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...


4 july 2019

12:28
On Friday, July 5, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will visit organizations that support and care for seniors or that have benefitted from Government of Canada funding for seniors. Photo opportunities and media availability will...


3 july 2019

18:15
Investing in social infrastructure where Yukoners can come together, share ideas and access vital resources helps build dynamic and inclusive communities where everyone has the opportunity to succeed. Larry Bagnell, Member of Parliament for Yukon, on...

14:10
For the fourth year in a row, Chartwell Retirement Residences offered its residents in Quebec and the Ottawa area an unforgettable outing to the legendary Beachclub in Pointe-Calumet. Hundreds congregated at North America's largest outdoor club,...

11:29
AARP, continuing its long-standing anti-discrimination advocacy on behalf of older Americans, is backing Congressional and legal initiatives to better the lives of older LGBT individuals. In one action, AARP Executive...


2 july 2019

17:30
A June 20 article on UPI reports on the rising numbers of baby boomers now obtaining plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures. Many people born during the post-World War II period between 1946 and 1964 want to preserve or return to a more youthful...

14:09
Guest Services Senior Living welcomes Shawn Rose as the new Vice President of Operations. Rose joins the Company with nearly 20 years of experience in the senior care industry.  As a highly successful multisite operator, Rose has maintained...