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30 september 2019

16:45
On August 21 at the Orange Senior Center, a group of specially-trained therapy dogs paid a surprise visit to a large group of smiling seniors in celebration of National Senior Citizens Day. The surprise event was hosted by American Advisors Group...

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Experienced business manager Heidi Russell is pleased to announce the launch of her new senior-focused relocation and estate-clearing business ? Caring Transitions of CFCH in Cypress, Texas. Caring Transitions' specially-trained professionals handle...

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The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA) established October as National Special Needs Law Month as a grassroots effort to help people with disabilities and their families understand special needs planning and the resources available to...

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The most vulnerable Texas adults ? those who have IDD diagnoses plus high medical needs and living in State Supported Living Centers (SSLC) or people with IDD conditions living in nursing homes, now have new access to long term care...

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Gathering inspiration from his upcoming biopic, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, beloved actor Tom Hanks writes an exclusive first-person essay for the October/November issue of AARP the Magazine (ATM) on the importance of lifelong friendships....

09:40
A new report released by Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI) found someone in the world develops dementia every three seconds, with more than 50 million people living with dementia globally. Despite the prevalence of Alzheimer's and dementia in...

09:18
Since December 14, 1990, when the UN General Assembly proclaimed October 1 as the International Day of Older Persons this has been a key date for older persons across Ontario. In Canada and around the world, demographics are shifting. The rapid...

09:00
Chevy Chase House Luxury Senior Living, a Washington, D.C.'s premier senior living community, is proud to announce that they have been selected as one of the top 14 assisted living communities to receive the 2019 Expertise Best Assisted Living in...

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The Shea Homes® resort lifestyle brand, Trilogy®, reaches a monumental milestone as it commemorates 20 years this September. Shea Homes, a leading 55-plus and resort builder across the nation, has been a disrupter in its industry space, being at the...

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Cynthia Barnett, Ph.D., is a leading authority and role model on how to refire and reinvent oneself, particularly after 50. The latest chapter of her refired life?which includes her nonprofit program that helps girls develop an interest in science,...

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Workers at St. Patrick's Mercy Home and Glenbrook Lodge, members of CUPE 879, recently learned that Eastern Health plans to move the bulk of laundry away from their facilities and cut approximately eight jobs. However, there are many unanswered...

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Alliant Capital announces today the closing of Alliant Tax Credit Fund 100, a portfolio of seven properties in six states with a fund size of $89 million. The fund includes three properties for seniors and four properties for families....

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The Chelsea golf outing hosted more than 100 golfers this year at Fiddler's Elbow Golf and Country Club in Bedminster, NJ, for its annual fund-raiser benefiting rescue squads and other volunteer first responders in 16 New Jersey municipalities where...

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) has launched the first in a series of investigative stories that expose the truth inside Georgia's assisted living facilities and large personal care homes. This is the latest analysis of state systems that fail...


28 september 2019

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Amada Senior Care of North Houston Earns Perfect Texas State Survey 100% Top Rating was Achieved in Official Review Conducted by Health and Human Services (HHS) Amada Senior Care of North Houston was awarded the highest possible rating in a recent...


27 september 2019

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AARP, the nation's largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to empowering people 50 and older to choose how they live as they age, will sponsor the 32nd Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards to honor talented and accomplished leaders, artists...

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This week, AARP Ohio joined dozens of AARP state directors and volunteers from across the country in Washington, D.C., to urge federal lawmakers to pass legislation to lower prescription drug prices. "The average annual...

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CAP, the nation's only Christian alternative to AARP, celebrates its' 25 Year Anniversary, just two months after Barna Group released data on Christian beliefs and practices among "Elders" and "Boomers" - the two oldest age groups in America - who...


26 september 2019

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VITAS Healthcare, the nation's leading provider of end-of-life care, celebrated the opening of its new office in San Francisco on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. This marks the company's third office in the Bay Area, with additional locations in San...

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More seniors are remaining employed well after hitting retirement age of 65, a ValuePenguin.com study has found. For Americans over 75, the labor force participation rate has nearly doubled over the last 20 years....

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Brookdale Hospice is bringing its high standard of hospice care to greater Sacramento. This new agency opened in mid-August and is now accepting patients. Brookdale Hospice has 22 locations across the country and has opened three new agencies this...

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Residents, associates and executive leadership gathered this week at Market Street Memory Care Residence in Viera, Fla to celebrate the team's outstanding achievement of reaching 100% occupancy. "Our greatest achievement...

10:35
Today, Ombudsperson Marie Rinfret tabled her 2018-2019 Annual Report at the National Assembly. The report presents her findings concerning the quality and integrity of Québec public services. In it she cites numerous cases in which public services do...

09:53
CURRENT AND RCAF HISTORIC PHOTOS OF GORDON HELM ATTACHED When     Tues. Oct. 1, 2019 - 10:30 a.m. Where   Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum 9280 Airport Road, Mount Hope, Ontario L0R 1W0 Media              Claire Bickley, Senior Manager,...

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Rita Wilkins, "The Downsizing Designer," spent her career helping to design thousands of corporate and residential interiors. Yet her biggest epiphany came when she visited her son Kevin in Senegal where he was serving in the Peace Corps. There,...

08:48
Timeshare-related elder abuse is on the rise in Mexico. Due to seniors' advanced age, lack of familiarity with the Internet, and ample financial resources, resorts and scammers alike see them as the ideal targets. More and more offsite salerooms have...

08:00
This flu season, Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, is celebrating seniors and raising awareness of the burden of flu, the domino effect it has on their lives, and the importance of protecting them and keeping them active, healthy and...

08:00
PointClickCare, the market leader in cloud solutions for the long-term and post-acute care (LTPAC) and senior living sectors, will celebrate the opening of its new office in downtown Toronto. Located at the south west corner of King St. and York St.,...

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Shepherd has broken ground on Wildcat Senior Living, a luxury Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care community. Located at Wildcat Circle in greater Charleston's thriving Cane Bay Plantation, the 178-resident development will span...


25 september 2019

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On the heels of its recent expansion into Indiana, Dialyze Direct today announced the official expansion of its proprietary geriatric in-home dialysis model to the state of Maryland. Dialyze Direct has already expanded to three new states this year...

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Between 12 and 20 percent of Americans over age 60 have peripheral arterial disease (also called PAD or leg artery disease). And yet, according to the Centers for Disease Control, only about a quarter of the population knows PAD can destroy feet and...

12:13
Los Angeles-based real estate development company KOAR International LLC, announced today that it will break ground in the fourth quarter of 2019 on Living Out Palm Springs. Living Out Palm Springs is an active retirement community designed to meet...

11:25
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....

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AARP Pennsylvania leaders today joined AARP state directors and volunteers from 33 states in Washington, D.C. to advocate for passage of federal legislation to lower prescription drug prices. "The average annual cost of prescription drug treatment...

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Amenida Seniors' Community resident, Mr. Ja Hyung Lee celebrated his 109th birthday with a special celebration at his care home this past week. Mr. Lee, who was born in South Korea, still plays pool, bingo, and takes the bus on his own....


24 september 2019

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Corporate Responsibility Magazine ("CR Magazine") has named Welltower Inc. to its 20th annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking, recognizing outstanding environmental, social and governance ("ESG") transparency and performance among the 1,000...

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Brookdale Senior Living is taking an innovative approach to dialysis by adding on-site treatment options at four continuing care retirement communities in Texas. These communities offer a full continuum of care with independent living, assisted...

09:00
Equal access to prescription medications is a hot topic in the 2019 Canadian federal elections. But access to prescription medications is only part of the story. Some prescription medications we take can potentially do more harm than good, these are...

09:00
Producer and star interviewer Peggy Sarlin announced today that her highly successful streaming internet series "Regain Your Brian - Awakening From Alzheimer's" will re-release their Dr. Mary Kay Ross interview on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Dr....


23 september 2019

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Always Best Care Senior Services, one of the leading senior care franchise systems in the United States, announced today that it has opened its newest franchise in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The new agency is owned and operated by local husband-and wife...

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AARP is intensifying its work aimed at rejecting the stereotypes associated with aging in media. As part of a multi-year initiative, the organization is pressing brands, designers, ad agencies and other industry players to change their immediate and...

08:45
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. today announced it has won a Best Practices award from Health Ethics Trust (the "Trust") for its compliance education program. The Health Ethics Trust is a division of the Council of Ethical...

08:32
teleCalm® was named a Top Finalist for MassChallenge Texas in Austin's 2019 accelerator program. This recognizes teleCalm as one of 14 top startups out of 79 companies selected from over 650 applicants. "teleCalm provides a positive impact to the...

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Meridian Senior Living, LLC (Meridian) is pleased to announce the addition of Gentry Park Orlando (Gentry Park) in Orlando, FL to its portfolio on September 19, 2019. Meridian is managing and operating Gentry Park on a day-to-day basis. "We are...


22 september 2019

04:36
Television's biggest night took place in Century City, CA Saturday, September 21st, where the entertainment industry came together for the 13th annual "Evening Before" party, benefitting MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund)....


20 september 2019

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As thousands of active older adults convened here this week for the Illinois Senior Olympics, AARP opened an exciting new outdoor fitness park at Lincoln Park in coordination with the Springfield Park District. The AARP sponsored outdoor fitness park...

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The National PACE Association (NPA) has designated September as PACE Month, an opportunity to celebrate the work of Programs of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE®). In California, the Legislature has responded by...

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The Seniors Center supporters have contacted 100 U.S. Senators and 398 U.S. House Representatives to sign on the #KeepOurTrust Pledge. The #KeepOurTrust Pledge asks Congressmen to commit to supporting commonsense legislation that restores Social...

08:30
Susan and Brian Graveno are pleased to announce the launch of their new senior- and family-focused business, Caring Transitions of Lehigh Valley. Caring Transitions' specially-trained professionals handle decluttering, organizing, packing, moving,...

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Hub International Limited (Hub), a leading global insurance brokerage, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Perennial Pension and Wealth, Inc. (Perennial Pension & Wealth). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed....