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23 april 2020

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With more than 26 years as President and Chief Executive Officer of Easterseals Capital Region & Eastern Connecticut, Allen S. Gouse, PhD, has announced his retirement....

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Amica Senior Lifestyles has announced the launch of its #smilesforseniors campaign, which through a collective website, showcases artwork, videos and photography created by Canadians to help combat feelings of loneliness and isolation for seniors...

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Civitas Senior Living, an innovative senior living management company based in Fort Worth, announced its designation as a 2020-2021 Great Place to Work®. Great Place to Work is an independent research and consulting firm, and its certification...

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Today CAPES ? or the Canadian Alliance to Protect and Equip Seniors Living ? announced that they have processed more than 15 million pieces of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) destined for retirement and long-term care homes across Canada. CAPES...

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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to disproportionately impact seniors across the country, Sunshine Retirement Living (www.sunshineret.com), a Bend, Oregon-based, family-owned senior housing company with 32 premier communities in 16 states, has...

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Acting on clients requests from across the country, NCBAC has began monthly newsletters to provide interim updates to the information their certified caregivers, educators and transition managers received as a part of their certification training....


22 april 2020

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One of the most exciting things about exploring a new country is the native food and drink. In a new report, International Living's editors and correspondents based around the world recommend the must-drink tipple folks should try when visiting their...

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VITAS Healthcare celebrates National Volunteer Week 2020 (April 19-25) by honoring its resilient hospice volunteers. As the nation's leading provider of end-of-life care, VITAS applauds these volunteers for their creative and committed efforts to...

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AHCA/NCAL Response to Dr. Birx's call for states to provide more COVID-19 testing for nursing homes: The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes, assisted...

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New Haven Assisted Living, one of Texas' highest rated options for Assisted Living and Memory Care, is proud to report no infections and no deaths at its Floresville facility in Wilson County....

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People Power Co., a telehomecare software company with an AI-powered connected home platform that delivers today's most advanced remote caregiver services, announces today the acquisition of Tri-Cura Inc., a Silicon Valley-based homecare agency...

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K4Connect, a mission-driven technology company that creates solutions that serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities, today announced the release of its new K4Community Plus resident application. The new app redefines...

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News and other press reports consistently mention the elderly are at particular risk with higher mortality if/when they contract COVID 19. Many individuals who have earned caregiver and educator certifications (CACtm, CAEdtm) from NCBAC are now...


21 april 2020

16:17
Interim HealthCare Inc., the nation's leading franchise network of home care, senior care, home health and hospice and healthcare staffing services, and its parent company, Caring Brands International (CBI), today launched a website to help the home...

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Brookdale Senior Living Inc. announced today that the Company will hold its 2020 annual meeting of stockholders on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. CDT. The meeting is expected to be held at the Company's headquarters located at 111 Westwood...

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Oikos® Triple Zero, the Official Yogurt of the NFL, recognizes the strength behind a good cry in its new 'Flex Your Cryceps' ad for the NFL Draft that showcases footballer-sized muscles and tears. During this special NFL Draft, the brand encourages...

11:52
In an effort to keep seniors active, provide spiritual relief and educate them on Medicare options during COVID-19 quarantine, Central Ohio Primary Care Physicians (COPC) is offering a myriad of free online classes for homebound seniors. Anyone is...

11:40
This Mother's Day you can reach mom in a very special way by sending decadent gourmet bakery gifts from BakeMeAWish.com, a leading national online gifting company. 5% of all purchases will be donated to the Meals on Wheels COVID-19 Response Fund,...

11:30
"I wanted to create a simple and strain-free way to utilize a shoe horn after my knee replacement surgery," said an inventor, from Gloucester County, N.J., "so I invented the ADJUSTABLE SHOE HORN."...

08:38
LiefMedtm CBD Products has partnered with Fire Organixtm to develop its innovative CBD Concentrate. A producer of water-soluble CBD infused cosmetics and topical products, LiefMed removes the health claims made by the CBD industry and replaces them...

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Brookdale Senior Living Inc. announced today that it plans to release its first quarter 2020 financial results after the market closes on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.  The Company has also scheduled a conference call to discuss the results on Wednesday,...

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Photobooks from MailPix, tthe photo-printing, canvas and gifting site, are one way to keep families connected during times of shelter-in-place practices. New premium ultra layflat photobooks from MailPix are specially bound and stitched to ensure...

07:47
Award?winning stress relief expert Susie Mantell's exquisitely soothing new audiobook, Your Present: A Half-Hour of Peace, 2nd Edition Revised and Expanded ? 3 Soothing Guided Meditations for Deep Stress Relief, Effortless Sleep & Renewed Energy was...


20 april 2020

18:15
Local seniors will have grocery and hygiene products delivered to their senior living apartments for the next three weeks, thanks to a collaboration from San Bernardino County, Unidos Por La Musica (UPLM), and Inland Empire Health Plan (IEHP)....

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While the home health care industry furloughs a growing number of employees, The Senior Company remains dedicated to providing clients in central and north New Jersey with the highest level of care by continuing to hire home health aides and offering...

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Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma announced on Sunday that long term care providers in the United States will be required to report cases of coronavirus in their facilities directly to the Centers for Disease...

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The top priority of senior living communities, now and always, is the safety of their residents and staff. Staff at assisted living, independent living, continuing care, and memory care communities are doing everything they can to protect residents...

09:00
As the coronavirus spreads across the nation and throughout the world, millions of people are coping with the unanticipated effects the virus has caused. For instance, many individuals who previously relied on the help of professional caregivers,...

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Wallick Communities CEO Tom Feusse announced today that it is giving a bonus to all of its frontline, hourly associates who work at its affordable housing and senior living communities. The hero bonus, a $2/hour raise during this critical period, is...


18 april 2020

15:00
Acti-Kare of Blue Ridge, VA is locally owned and operated by Kim and John Moisa. John and Kim have operated their local Acti-Kare for over three and a half years, and have an extensive background in assisting seniors and their families. Kim And John...

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American Jewish Committee (AJC) praised the U.S. Attorney's Office for successfully appealing a judge's decision to allow a man accused of plotting a violent attack on a Jewish assisted-living facility to stay at home until his trial. Federal judge...

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The need for solid information about COVID-19 diagnoses is critical to the successful fight against the novel coronavirus. LeadingAge, the association of nonprofit nursing homes and other providers of aging services, and its affiliate, LeadingAge...


17 april 2020

15:57
Being there for seniors and vulnerable persons has always been a priority for Desjardins. We work closely with organizations providing assistance to these people and we're aware of the challenges they face. That's why we're...

15:37
Open letter from David R. Barile, MD: Dear Governor Murphy: First and foremost, thank you for the excellent job you are doing managing our state during this time of crisis, but as you well know ? as you are reading this, many of New Jersey's elders...

09:36
Watercrest Senior Living Group and United Properties are pleased to announce construction is steadily advancing at Watercrest Sarasota Senior Living Community in Sarasota, Florida. The 198-unit, luxury senior living campus is currently under...

09:07
Virtually all of the world's seven billion people, in over 100 languages worldwide, are saying the same thing to all their family, friends and acquaintances, several times each and every day . . . "BE SAFE." Today SAFE HOMECARE, a leading in-home...

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Retirement can be a tricky affair these days for many. It may be even trickier for Federal and Postal employees. The Federal workforce is estimated at over 2.1 million civilian workers, with the Postal Service employing more than 600,000.1 According...

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Welltower® Inc. today issued the following statement regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: "Welltower's primary focus is on the...

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Author Cynthia Mascarenhas shares practical advice for those seeking to show their support for a widow or someone caring for a terminally ill spouse in Walk with a Widow. Empower. Educate. Prepare: A Guide to Launching the Walk with a Widow Program...


16 april 2020

16:00
Prosperity life insurance, an online service that allows people to sell their life insurance policy for cash, allows customers and visitors to evaluate the worth of their life insurance policy with a free tool on their website. This value is called...

14:51
PAi, a leading provider of 401(k) plan administration and recordkeeping services, has joined forces with LPL Financial to incorporate its Small Market Solution into its current offerings for small business 401(k) plans and startups. The partnership...

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Three-time football champion Rob Gronkowski, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model Camille Kostek, and several more celebrities have teamed up with CBDMEDICtm to host a live, online fundraising challenge to benefit the Arthritis Foundation's...

10:15
"Most people who dream about retiring at the beach assume they can't afford it," says Dan Prescher, senior editor at International Living. "Conventional wisdom says it's something beyond most people's reach, but that's simply not true when you know...

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The Nudge, creator of text message-based lifestyle advisors for female millennials, announces a 2-week program called 'The Healthy Cooking Nudge' to help people cook healthier while sheltering at home, and raise money for Meals on Wheels to deliver...

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Chartwell Retirement Residences ("Chartwell") issued the following statement related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: Business...


15 april 2020

17:55
The senior living industry including independent living, assisted living, memory care and continuing care communities, is serving an important role as the country battles the COVID-19 virus.  It is estimated that nearly two million seniors across the...

16:49
"The Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) supports today's announcement by Premier Doug Ford to ramp up protection in long-term care and strengthen this front in the war against COVID-19. Unfortunately, at present, the devastating brunt of COVID-19 is...

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The National Council on Aging (NCOA) is partnering with Airbnb to address COVID-19 related social isolation by providing homebound older adults with a new way to connect with others and travel virtually during the pandemic....

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Right at Home, a leading international in-home care provider, has been caring for seniors, wherever they call home, for 25 years. Their mission, to improve the quality of life for those they serve, is evident in the 50,000-plus seniors they care for...

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Paid and unpaid caregivers have an important key trait in common: They put the needs of other people before their own. Even in the best of times, this means caregiver health can suffer; but for people who are serving as paid or unpaid caregivers...