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Events for seniors
Senior Service Council of Escondido: Free services include job referrals from 9 a.m. to noon Mondays through Thursdays; a bereavement support group from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Thursdays; screenings for blood pressure from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Mondays; help with ...

County to discuss plans for senior care
Blaine County commissioners will have an unusual meeting schedule over the next two weeks, due in part to the holidays falling mid-week and in part to a planned meeting focused solely on skilled nursing for seniors. The commissioners did not hold ...

Look at all options for senior care
They recently refused to accept an invitation to travel to Montana to visit a senior-care facility built by a Texas-based for-profit company. The company is working with the local nonprofit Croy Canyon Foundation on plans to build a care facility here ...

Market Research Report - Revenues for the Elder Care Services Industry to ...
Market Research Report - Revenues for the Elder Care Services Industry to ...

Thanks to those who decided to 'Be a Santa to a Senior'
We coordinated with local senior service agencies, who provided names and gift requests for area seniors, and local merchants, who erected trees. With support from generous shoppers in the community, we were able to collect, wrap, and deliver gifts to ...

MBE for pilot who crashed in front of Prince
Mr Rees, born in Kent, rose to the rank of Lieut-Commander during his 26-year career with the senior service. He sailed all around the world and was a pilot on board carriers HMS Victorious, HMS Eagle, HMS Ark Royal and HMS Hermes. He has worked in ...

Los Angeles Jewish Home Announces Opening Of Brandman Centers For ...
Los Angeles Jewish Home Announces Opening Of Brandman Centers For ...

Prestige Care, Inc. begins operating six additional Northwest senior care ...
Prestige Care, Inc. begins operating six additional Northwest senior care ...

Care Investment Trust, Majority Shareholder Combine Businesses to Diversify ...
Care Investment Trust, Majority Shareholder Combine Businesses to Diversify ...

In the Pipeline: Senior Housing Construction Projects (1/2/13)
Heritage Enterprises will develop a senior care community in Chillicothe, Ill., it recently announced, with construct set to begin in the third quarter of 2013. Evergreen Place Assisted Living will be a 73-unit assisted living community, with 20 of ...

Webinar on volunteerism
January's topic is "Volunteerism: A Salute to Senior Service." More information is available by calling (724) 535-6101. © 2013 Ellwood City Ledger. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Discuss ...

US Elder Care Services Market
Revenues for the elder care services industry (i.e., skilled nursing, home health care, social services, continuing care, and assisted living) are expected to grow 5.2 percent per year through 2016 to $319.5 billion. Advances will be driven largely by ...

US Elder Care Services Market
Revenues for the elder care services industry (i.e., skilled nursing, home health care, social services, continuing care, and assisted living) are expected to grow 5.2 percent per year through 2016 to $319.5 billion. Advances will be driven largely by ...

NHC Buys 6 Senior Care Centers from NHI for $21 Million
... care centers and three independent living communities. The acquisition of the six senior care properties will result in a lower lease cost of $2.95 million beginning in 2014 and an increase in asset value for NHC, said Steve Flatt, the company's ...

Senior Care Center Resident Found Dead Outside Facility
A resident of a metro senior care center was found dead Tuesday in a nearby parking lot. Family had been notified by staff that Carl Kern wasn't answering his door at the Woodbridge Senior Village near North 72nd Street and Northern Hills Drive. The ...

Prestigious veteran to speak Jan. 17
He has attended all levels of military education including airborne, ranger, jumpmaster, the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College and is a Senior Service College graduate — Advanced Operational Studies Fellowship. Sutherland served in staff ...

No churning on China
Disregarding geostrategics and the 450-odd trans-border military “incidents” that took place on the disputed India-China border last year, he pronounced Sino-Indian relations to be “absolutely perfect,” thereby revealing the senior service's alarming ...

Gazette opinion: When 'new' funding isn't and OTO is a budget gimmick
The 10 Montana Area Agencies on Aging have distributed this money as grants to local senior service organizations. Without the grants, or with reduced funding, there would be less money for transportation, Meals on Wheels, Medicare and Medicaid ...

Prestige Care, Inc. begins operating six additional Northwest senior care ...
Prestige Care, Inc. begins operating six additional Northwest senior care ...

Fiscal Cliff Deal Includes Federal Elder Care Changes
In fact, one issue related to elder care was included as part of the compromise bill. A Forbes story provides some helpful details of the situation. In particular, the bill does two different things which may affect long-term care services, including ...

Is It Time to Find Elder Care For Your Aging Parent?
No wonder inquiries about elder care services, including nursing homes and assisted living, peak annually just after the winter holidays. The time has come to begin looking into options for long-term care. "It's definitely something that we see every ...

United Way falls short of goal but will fund commitments
Senior service agencies, the local Red Cross, and Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, among others, did not receive funding for 2013. "We certainly lost some donors who were very passionate about senior services," Rich said, noting that some new donors emerged ...

Pressure builds for better food at senior care homes
Pressure builds for better food at senior care homes. Alberta resolution Menus questioned. Posted Jan. 4th, 2013 by Mary MacArthur No Comments. Complaints are commonly heard about the palatability of food served in long-term care facilities. | File ...

Panel to discuss decisions in elder care
1/4/2013 3:20:00 PM Panel to discuss decisions in elder care. BEAVERTON — Health care changes for aging adults challenge not only the seniors but families and caregivers as well. At 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, Bethany Center will host “Caring and Coping ...

Western Pennsylvania nursing homes given poor ratings
Inspections -- also referred to as surveys by the industry -- provide a sometimes-biased glimpse of nursing facilities, said Ron Barth, president and CEO of LeadingAge PA, a Mechanicsburg-based trade association that represents not-for-profit senior ...

New Year Starts With 15 County Employees Losing Jobs
It was also when talks started to put the senior service organization on a new direction and relieve its operation by the DJFS. Progress on the senior program was sidetracked by the commission's concentration on the layoff situation. November recorded ...

'New' funding, or budget gimmick?
The 10 Montana Area Agencies on Aging have distributed this money as grants to local senior service organizations. Without the grants, or with reduced funding, there would be less money for transportation, Meals on Wheels, Medicare and Medicaid ...

Providers Molding the Future with Continuing Care at Home Programs
The “CCRC without walls” model is helping to mold the future of senior care, says CliftonLarsonAllen in a white paper on the CCaH's evolution, innovation, and opportunity, with many providers building on “core strengths that have been developed over ...

NY would require senior care background checks
ALBANY, N.Y. — A new proposal would require criminal background checks to keep sex offenders from landing jobs at senior care facilities. The bill by Assemblyman James Tedisco (teh'-DIHS-koh) and Sen. Kathy Marchione (MAHR'-shee-ohn) would ...

Required Background Checks On Senior Care Facility Workers
Senior care facilities and centers offer eldercare or assisted living to those unable to meet everyday tasks for themselves. We take for granted the independent ability of preparing food, cleaning our home, and executing daily hygiene needs. However ...

NY could require senior care background checks
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A new proposal would require criminal background checks to keep sex offenders from landing jobs at senior care facilities. The bill by Assemblyman James Tedisco and Sen. Kathy Marchione would require senior facilities to consult the ...

Mary given senior care homes post
Mary given senior care homes post. Monday 7 January 2013. Text size; Send this article to a friend; Print this article. Mary given senior care homes post. CO-ORDINATOR Mary Fox has been promoted to the post of senior activities officer with Lambhill ...

NY Would Require Senior Care Background Checks
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A new proposal would require criminal background checks to keep sex offenders from landing jobs at senior care facilities. The bill by Assemblyman James Tedisco and Sen. Kathy Marchione (MAHR'-shee-ohn) would require senior ...

Senior service college picks announced
Here are the names, branches and specialties of the active component colonels and lieutenant colonels selected for senior service college attendance in the 2013-14 academic year. Most officers will attend 10-month resident courses that begin July at ...

Column: Saban restless in a way rest of us are not
Daniel S. Cook DDS, Inc. - The California Smile · At Home Senior Service. Find a local business. I'm looking for: Located near: Hint: Enter a keyword that you are looking for like tires, pizza or doctors or browse the full business directory, powered ...

500 Startups-Backed Silver Living Wants To Be The Consumer Reports For ...
500 Startups-Backed Silver Living Wants To Be The Consumer Reports For ...

Allianz Life Contributes $275000 to Local Senior Service Organizations
MINNEAPOLIS, Jan 08, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life(R)) contributed $275,000 in 2012 to Twin Cities metro area charitable organizations focused on senior services. Organizations received grants ...

Gaming Technology Meets Elder Care In Europe
Gaming Technology Meets Elder Care In Europe. Verve project uses gaming and virtual reality technology to support treatment of people with chronic neurological and mental health disorders. By Gary Flood · InformationWeek. January 08, 2013 11:35 AM ...

Senior Care Technology Review: Cloud-Based Monitoring Platforms, Rating ...
Senior Care Technology Review: Cloud-Based Monitoring Platforms, Rating ...

Senior Care Community Going "Flu Shot or Fired" Route to Protect Residents
A senior care community in the Harrisburg area of Pennsylvania plans to adopt a somewhat drastic policy next year to protect its frail residents from a potentially-deadly sickness: Starting next year, employees must either get a flu shot, or be fired ...

Job Postings Around Laurel: Mechanic, Sales Associate, Security Technician ...
Job Postings Around Laurel: Mechanic, Sales Associate, Security Technician ...

Comfort Senior Care Home hosting open house Jan.14
Comfort Senior Care Home will host an open house from 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Monday, January 14, offering tours of the facility and hors d'oeuvres. “This is a great opportunity to meet the owner and staff and learn more about our facility, “ said Ligia ...

Workshops Help Families Grappling With Alzheimer's Home Care
The company, Home Instead Senior Care, is the nation's largest provider of nonmedical home care for seniors. The workshops are free and available to anyone, whether they're clients of the company or not. A recent session in Los Angeles drew about half ...

Report floats senior home care co-pays
Ontario's seniors aren't likely to appreciate being asked to pay for part of their own home care, says an experienced St. Catharines senior's care provider. The province's new Senior's Strategy includes considering income-based co-payments for home and ...

County considers senior-care hospital board
The Croy Canyon Ranch Foundation has proposed building a senior care facility west of Hailey that would provide skilled nursing, assisted living and independent living. TanaBell has proposed taking over operations of the existing skilled nursing ...

From the archive, 9 January 1979: Waxing lyrical about Elvis Costello's new album
There's a concern for things military in songs like Senior Service and Oliver's Army (which appears to end with a jumbled view of world politics), there's a characteristic blend of social and personal comment in Party Girl, a mixture of Dylanesque ...

New Dalian government announces future goals and targets
We should develop the senior service business and industry, perfect the construction of networks for public service and social management in urban and rural areas, and promote equal access to basic public service. We should also keep our ears to the ...

Wellington senior care facility more than doubles its capacity
A New Age of Senior Care at Wellington can expand to house 14 residents instead of six. The village council on Tuesday night approved the conditional use for the home, located at the southeast corner of Goldenrod Road and Hyacinth Place in the Sugar ...

Alverno High School To Host Third Annual Senior Service Fair
Press Release posted 1/9/13 - As a new year begins, Alverno High School would like to invite members of the local community to attend the Third Annual Alverno Service Fair on Thursday, January 10 from 2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. The fair will showcase ...

JPM Appoints E-Service
The arrangement will see E-Service managing JPM's software bulletin board and providing first line technical assistance, a repairs and advance replacement facility plus parts delivery, all under the watchful eye of dedicated Senior Service Technician ...






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