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2 july 2019

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MedCore Partners, TNRG, and Watermark Retirement Communities are engaged in the design of a 225-unit senior living community on the northeast corner of Williams Drive and Del Webb Blvd. in Georgetown. The development team recently closed on a...

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Watercrest Senior Living Group and Waypoint Residential are pleased to announce that construction is nearly complete at Watercrest Newnan Assisted Living and Memory Care in Newnan, Georgia. The 107-unit resort-style senior living community is...

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One of AARP's most popular content franchises, "99 Great Ways to Save," is back for its 10th consecutive year. The 2019 collection features 50 of the "best of the best" ideas from years past, freshly updated for these changing times. Plus, we've gone...

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An Avamere resident at Suzanne Elise is celebrating an exciting milestone in her life. She turns 101 on July 3, 2019. Adiona DeWyse, who goes by Elly, will celebrate her birthday surrounded by family. She has one son and four grandchildren. "She is...


1 july 2019

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AMERCO announced today A.M. Best, the world's oldest and most authoritative insurance rating and information source, has revised the outlook to positive from stable and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Issuer Credit...

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Last week, Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA) introduced S. 2000, The Protecting Married Seniors from Impoverishment Act, to permanently extend the guarantee that Medicaid's spousal impoverishment protections applies to home and community-based services (HCBS)....

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Watercrest Senior Living Group proudly announces Dawn Osterweil as Executive Director of Watercrest Naples Assisted Living and Memory Care in Naples, FL. Watercrest Naples is a 128-unit luxury senior living community currently under construction and...

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At age 84 and with Parkinson's disease taking its toll on her mobility, Shirley Mabry could hardly walk without assistance, let alone get down on the floor to do crunches. That was before she was introduced to a program of exercise, motion and...

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Today, for the first time in history, there are more people over age 60 than under age five. Yet, less than 1% of charitable grant dollars fund causes related to seniors and aging, creating a massive imbalance for older adults in need. Home Instead,...


29 june 2019

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Selected by her peers as one of the Florida Legal EliteTM for 2019, Ellen S. Morris, Esq., partner at Elder Law Associates PA, with offices in Boca Raton, Aventura, Weston and West Palm Beach, Fla., has been a member of this prominent roster of...


28 june 2019

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As a part-time music therapist, Claire Klein, recent graduate of United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities, could move into full-time employment in her current position. But studying at United inspired Klein to take another path. "I'm staying...

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Electronic Caregiver is excited to announce their partnership with Sinuate Media, a company committed to providing a fully integrated marketing approach spanning creative, analytics and strategy to brands seeking national growth....

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On July 12, 2019, Jann Arden will be in Vancouver to speak at MOKITA, an event that aims to inspire and foster open discussion around the subject of women's midlife health. "Jann Arden is the quintessential role model for women right now," says...

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The Lodge, a 139-unit independent, assisted living, memory care and care suites community in Stillwater, Minn., hosted an open house celebration yesterday. The Lodge is phase one of three at The Lakes of Stillwater, a $70 million senior living campus...

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Senior Housing News (SHN) recently launched its Changemakers series highlighting the innovations and insights of senior living industry pioneers. SHN will publish nine interviews over the next three months, each featuring an industry executive with...

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TridentUSA Health Services and Consulate Health Care announced a long-term partnership agreement today to extend Trident's radiology, ultrasound and laboratory services to all 140 of Consulate Health Care's Senior Care facilities nationwide. The...

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For the fourth year in a row, Chartwell Retirement Residences is organizing an exclusive outing to the famous Beachclub in Pointe-Calumet for all retirees who wish to feel the summer and enjoy a tasty BBQ. More than 400 active retirees from 20...


27 june 2019

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Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, reaffirmed the Government of Canada's commitment to Canadian seniors and to ensuring they have a safe and secure retirement. This year, single seniors who...

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Mather LifeWays announces that entitlements have been approved and they are currently accepting deposits for apartment homes at The Mather, a new Life Plan Community for people 62 and better, in Tysons, Virginia. The approval came in a unanimous vote...

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The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, on behalf of the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will make an announcement about how the Government of Canada is ensuring that all Canadians have...


26 june 2019

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Today, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, reaffirmed the Government of Canada's commitment to Canadian seniors and to ensuring they have a safe and secure retirement. This year, single seniors who have little or no income other than...

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The National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs (NANASP) issued the following statement regarding today's vote by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices on pneumococcal vaccination recommendations for adults aged 65+: "We...

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Mount Sinai Health System, one of New York's largest integrated health system, announced today that it is expanding its highly successful model of medical care for older adults to downtown Manhattan, opening the Martha Stewart Center for Living at...

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Five Star Senior Living Inc. , one of the nation's leading senior living and healthcare insurance providers, is proud to announce that 11 of its senior living communities in Florida are among the first in the country to have achieved the newly...

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Watercrest Senior Living Group is thrilled to announce the promotion of celebrated executive director, Kristen Dalrick to the role of regional director of operations. As Watercrest prepares to open a dozen new communities in the next few years,...

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The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, on behalf of the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will make an announcement about how the Government of Canada is ensuring that all Canadians have...

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Canada's population is living longer than ever before, with our older adult population now outnumbering those under 15 years of age. Women making up the majority of Canadians over the age of 65. The Government of Canada is committed to addressing the...

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Discovery Village At Naples has announced that the first pre-leasing opportunities for its state-of-the-art Active Independent Living community are now available. Early lessees will be named "Charter Members," and will take advantage of specially...

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The facts are undisputed. The number of people needing healthcare is skyrocketing as the population of Americans aged 65 and older grows by over 10,000 per day - expected to exceed 71 million by 2030 according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control....

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AngelaCARES, Inc. is proud to announce our 6th Annual: A Gala Celebration of Community Excellence: The Purple O.S.C.A.R. (Opportunity Servicing Community Achieving Recognition) Awards! During our 6th gala we will highlight and honor youth and...

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The West Health Policy Center has appointed Sean Dickson, JD, MPH as a director of health policy. Dickson, formerly of The Pew Charitable Trusts, will lead West Health's efforts supporting policies and programs to lower skyrocketing drug prices....

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On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, Member of Parliament, Matt DeCourcey will announce, in collaboration with the Province of New Brunswick, a new project under the New Brunswick Healthy Seniors Pilot Project. The...


25 june 2019

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Today, the Alliance for Aging Research (the "Alliance") announced the results of a Medicare claims study which found that families and state Medicaid programs, not Medicare, are burdened with the majority of costs associated with Alzheimer's disease...

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On behalf of the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, Member of Parliament, Matt DeCourcey will announce, in collaboration with the Province of New Brunswick, a new project under the New Brunswick Healthy Seniors Pilot Project. The...

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Travel savings from the leader in small group tours for American travelers 50+ Travelers seeking last minute deals for fall can save as much as $3,500 per person with Last Minute Travel Deals from Overseas Adventure Travel (O.A.T.), the leader in...

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Discovery Senior Living today announced that San Antonio's senior living landscape has just evolved, with the former Watercrest and Isle at Dominion communities now operating as one comprehensive senior lifestyle community: Discovery Village At...

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A 96-year-old decorated World War II veteran is suing an Evanston independent living facility for negligence, saying it caused the pneumonia, MRSA and a broken pelvis that kept him from being honored in France's 75th D-Day Anniversary recognition...

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Ending gender-based violence is crucial if we are serious about giving everyone the same opportunities to join and grow Canada's middle class. We all benefit when women, girls and people of all genders are safe and free to live their lives to the...

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Washington Trust's Commercial Banking Group recently provided $30 million to Benchmark Senior Living for the refinancing of its New Pond Village continuing care community in Walpole, Massachusetts. The community, which sits on 19.4 acres just 19...

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Forbes Magazine has named BrightStar Care the best low-investment franchise in America, in a report released last week. The brand ranked No. 1 in the category of companies with an entry cost of up to $150,000. In an effort to give investors who are...

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Home care leader Honor announces the launch of SAGE/2019?Building Better Ways to Age, a new conference designed to address today's biggest challenges and innovations in aging well. The day-long conference will be held on Tuesday, September 10, 2019...

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Millennium Trust Company, LLC ("Millennium Trust"), a leading provider of retirement and institutional services, has been recognized by Crain's Chicago Business as a member of the 2019 Crain's Fast 50 list as one of Chicago's fastest-growing...

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Licensed in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Brian P. Murphy has been at the forefront of legal efforts to hold New Jersey and Pennsylvania nursing homes accountable for negligent care for over 15 years. Mr. Murphy has been in private practice since...


24 june 2019

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The Honourable Eileen E. Gillese, Commissioner of the Public Inquiry into the Safety and Security of Residents in the Long-Term Care Homes System has announced that she will release her final Report, complete with Recommendations, at noon on...

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Fidelity Investments Canada ULC, one of Canada's top investment management firms, today released Retirement 20/20, an annual survey that examines opportunities and challenges facing Canadians already in and approaching retirement. This year's report...

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AdhereHealthtm, a leading healthcare technology company focused on medication adherence, has announced a partnership with Papa, an award-winning companionship platform company serving the elderly, blind and disabled.  A growing issue for millions of...


21 june 2019

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Frieda "Freddie" Brock considers herself part of the new generation of seniors. A vibrant personality with an appetite for adventure, Freddie has spent her retirement traveling and pursuing her passion for writing. Most recently, Freddie added...

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AARP has been named one of The Washington Post's 2019 Top Workplaces in the Washington, D.C. area. AARP is a 2019 award winner in the top 30 large employers category, rising to #11 from #14 last year. Selection is based solely on employee feedback...

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Ohio Living, one of the nation's largest not-for-profit, multi-site aging services organizations, is Great Place to Work ? Certifiedtm for the second consecutive year. This certification was awarded based primarily on the feedback of employees about...

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Watercrest Senior Living Group proudly announces the promotion of Sheena Jeffries to the executive leadership team in a newly created role as engagement specialist. Sheena joined Watercrest Senior Living Group in 2016 as a community memory care...