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Senior services suffer sequestration funding cuts
For the elderly, low-income residents who gather for breakfast and birthday cake at the Winter Park Community Center, the news is not good. Funding cuts mandated by Congress' sequestration mean Seniors First is closing five congregate meals sites in ...

Caring.com Senior Care Directory Selected as Official Honoree in the 17th ...
Caring.com Senior Care Directory Selected as Official Honoree in the 17th ...

Leisureworld Senior Care Given New C$14.00 Price Target at Scotiabank (LW)
Leisureworld Senior Care logo Leisureworld Senior Care (TSE: LW) had its target price upped by Scotiabank from C$13.50 to C$14.00 in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning, Analyst Ratings.Net reports. The firm currently has a sector ...

China's elder-care services to reach households, communities
BEIJING, May 1 (Xinhua) -- Home and neighborhood-based elder-care services will be available in all of China's urban communities and half of its rural areas by the end of 2015, the country's vice minister of civil affairs vowed on Wednesday. Speaking ...

China's elder-care services to reach households
BEIJING - Home and neighborhood-based elder-care services will be available in all of China's urban communities and half of its rural areas by the end of 2015, the country's vice minister of civil affairs vowed on Wednesday. Speaking at the Second ...

Increasing number of seniors in Highland Park and Deerfield creates more ...
Increasing number of seniors in Highland Park and Deerfield creates more ...

Smithville Senior Center gets $250K grant
Now, a $250,000 grant from the Clay County Senior Service Board will enable them to create their own space, which they've wanted since the beginning. “It will be our building,” Richard Mullins, senior center board member, said. “We'll be able to rent ...

Dayscape offers alternative senior care
Dayscape offers alternative senior care. BY PAULA BARBEE. 810-452-2647 • [email protected] The owners and staff of Dayscape Senior Citizen Center, 8200 S. Saginaw St., in Grand Blanc recently held a ribbon-cutting and grand opening ...

Oakmont Resident Named 2013 UPMC Senior Services Grand Champion
He served as chair of the board of LeadingAge PA (formerly PANPHA), a statewide organization representing more than 360 not-for-profit senior service organizations. Winkler also served as chair of the National Advisory Committee at the University of ...

Mark Baldino: Donors, lawmakers come through for Elder Care
Sequestration, as many of you know, took 6.6 percent of our Older Americans Act (OAA) funding handed down to Elder Care Services from the Department of Elder Affairs. That translated into $36,000 of lost revenue and a potential reduction of 10,166 ...

Boston Elder Care Expert A. Michael Bloom Shares Coping Strategies to ...
Boston Elder Care Expert A. Michael Bloom Shares Coping Strategies to ...

Boston Elder Care Expert A. Michael Bloom Shares Coping Strategies to ...
Boston Elder Care Expert A. Michael Bloom Shares Coping Strategies to ...

Boston Elder Care Expert A. Michael Bloom Shares Coping Strategies to ...
Boston Elder Care Expert A. Michael Bloom Shares Coping Strategies to ...

Business sheds light on senior care providers, costs
Jamison said she works with a network of senior care providers, and that she will receive a fee when families select a provider. However, she emphasized that she does not lean in favor of any one institution or type of facility. “There are times when I ...

New Law a Leg Up for Foreign Investors Exploring Senior Care in China
Foreign investors interested in China's senior housing space gained another foothold with a new law jointly issued by China's Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Civil Affairs regarding rules and procedures for the establishment of for-profit senior ...

Getting Your Ducks in a Row Elder Care Forum
As part of a continuing series of forums on Elder Care issues, St. Philip's In The Hills Episcopal Church presents a special forum entitled “Getting Your Ducks in a Row,” on Sunday, May 19, from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. in La Paz Room at St. Philip's. If ...

Caregivers Rally For More State Funding For Senior Care
Caregivers Rally For More State Funding For Senior Care. Who will care for your parent or grandparent when they can no longer care for themselves? That question was at the heart of a rally at the Capitol rotunda on Thursday, as dozens of caregivers ...

Caregivers Rally for More State Funding for Senior Care
Caregivers Rally for More State Funding for Senior Care. Bookmark and Share. Who will care for your parent or grandparent when they can no longer care for themselves? That question was at the heart of a rally at the Capitol rotunda on Thursday, as ...

Northridge Homeowners Appeal Elder Care Project Approval
Developer Fred Selan trimmed the elder care project's scope by 17,000 square feet to curb concerns about size. The zoning department's determination stipulated that the 122-guest room site, slated to be built at 17531-17545 Parthenia St., must dedicate ...

Gering senior students give back to the community
It has been a long-standing tradition at Gering High School for the seniors to give back to the community by conducting a Senior Service Day. Each year, the senior class chooses a variety of community service projects for this special day. High school ...

“BUNNY THERAPY”... SENIOR CARE CAN'T GET MUCH MORE WARM AND ...
“BUNNY THERAPY”... SENIOR CARE CAN'T GET MUCH MORE WARM AND ...

Senior Choice at Home and Home Health by Gulf Coast Village Opens in Bonita ...
Senior Choice at Home and Home Health by Gulf Coast Village Opens in Bonita ...

High school senior events, graduations coming soon
Local high schools are celebrating their seniors. Owensboro High School invites the public to an Honors Night at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the OHS auditorium. Its senior service project is from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 13 at the Western Kentucky Botanical ...

Elder Law: May is Elder Law Month - The Sentinel
The care coordination and advocacy services are provided by a social worker, called an Elder Care Coordinator, which is the unique element and service not provided by most elder law firms. Keystone's Elder Care Coordinator John Reese contributes ...

Harrison College Sponsors Senior Care Spring Conference and Trade Show ...
Harrison College Sponsors Senior Care Spring Conference and Trade Show ...

Senior care programs provide much-needed help
After several false starts, they were able to enroll Mrs. Dobson into Senior Care Options, a program that “offers integrated comprehensive health care and community-based services to help elders maintain their health and independence.” It's a wrap ...

Two South Windsor Residents Honored for Outstanding Service at Keene State
Several local students received the Senior Service award for outstanding service to Keene State College and the greater Keene community. Among the award recipients are: Bonnie Chalmers of South Windsor, majoring in Elementary/Special Education and ...

Senior care cuts mean less care, says union
More than 100 people gathered in Cochrane on Saturday to voice their concerns about how cuts to senior care funds will impact the quality of care for long-term care home residents. The cuts stem from the provincial budget, released in March, which ...

Senior Care Tech Innovation Shines at TedMed 2013
CarePlanners – Senior Care Management - CarePlanners provides a network of caregivers and a platform to manage the care delivery process among social workers, nurses, insurance and billing. Specific senior services include monthly visits from care ...

PNC staffers have backup child- and elder-care options
PNC also offers backup elder care for employees who might need it for a parent or other relative. “It's something that is causing great stress when you're in that sandwich generation” of having to care for both young children and an aging relative ...

China's elder-care services to reach grassroots
Home and neighborhood-based elder-care services will be available in all of China's urban communities and half of its rural areas by the end of 2015, the country's vice minister of civil affairs vowed on Wednesday. Speaking at the Second China ...

PNC staffers have backup child- and elder-care options
PNC also offers backup elder care for employees who might need it for a parent or other relative. “It's something that is causing great stress when you're in that sandwich generation” of having to care for both young children and an aging relative ...

AGES to Host Senior Caregiver Resource Fair in Port Washington
Taking place from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., this comprehensive event will provide caregivers managing the health and well being of today's seniors with a one-stop-forum for gathering vital information, products and services to help support senior ...

Senior Care symposium and health fair
Senior Care symposium and health fair. By Bettina Thiel on May 6, 2013 in Community, Events, Lead News · 0 Comments. The Senior Professional Care Council will be holding a symposium and health fair titled “Hospital Stay, Don't Get Caught By Surprise,” ...

Zager gives Senior Service Council estate planning guidelines
The speaker this month was Elizabeth A. Zager, attorney at law at Senter, Stephen, Johnson, PA located at 114 Raleigh Street in Fuquay-Varina. Her presentation focused on estate planning and highlighted that the last will and testament is only one of ...

Always Best Care Attracts Entrepreneurs In Booming Senior Care Industry
Always Best Care is a trusted name throughout the senior care industry, providing best-in-class non-medical home care and assisted living placement services to clients around the nation. Entrepreneur Magazine recently named them the fastest growing ...

Always Best Care Attracts Entrepreneurs in Booming Senior Care Industry
Always Best Care is a trusted name throughout the senior care industry, providing best-in-class non-medical home care and assisted living placement services to clients around the nation. Entrepreneur Magazine recently named them the fastest growing ...

Ocean County Opens New Senior Nutrition Site in Manahawkin
About 300 meals are prepared daily at the Ocean County Senior Service Center nutrition site, a number the freeholders expect to double in the months ahead. Transportation to the center, at the corner of Routes 9 and 72, may be available for some ...

Developer scraps Edina medical office plans; pivots to senior care
The site (in orange) of a senior care facility proposed by Mount Development that would be operated by Ebenezer. Sam Black: Senior reporter- Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal: Email | Twitter | Facebook. Mount Development, which for more than a ...

Cerenity Senior Care: Looking for summer concert volunteers
ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Cerenity Senior Care is looking for Treble Transports to assist residents that wish to attend the facility's summer concerts. Treble Transports accompany residents from their rooms to the park where summer concerts are held ...

Home Instead Senior Care wins national award of excellence
Home Instead Senior Care wins national award of excellence. Home Instead Senior Care, which has offices based in Kanata, the Glebe and around the country, was recently awarded the grand prize in the 2013 Canadian Franchise Association Awards of ...

AGES Free "Options for Our Aging World Family & Caregiver Resource Fair ...
AGES Free "Options for Our Aging World Family & Caregiver Resource Fair ...

Home Instead Senior Care was
Since opening the doors of its Waterford office in 2009, HomeInstead Senior Care has grown steadily and now cares for over 200 clients, employs over seventy CAREGivers and is run by an office team of eight, including Director of Care, Danette Connolly ...

$3.5 million awardee wants elder care changes
I do hope to pursue that in the future in one way or another. Really, that's what this case was about. It was about making changes to the industry. Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 4:00 am. $3.5 million awardee wants elder care changes By JEFF TUCKER ...

Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Addresses Importance of Long-Term ...
Elder Law Attorney Anthony J. Enea Addresses Importance of Long-Term ...

Bourbonnais trustees unanimously OK's Riverside's plan to build senior care ...
Bourbonnais trustees unanimously OK's Riverside's plan to build senior care ...

Interested in more senior care acquisitions - 4 Traders
You said during our summit that you're open to more acquisitions. You actually talked about the HealthSpring acquisition. You got into the Medicare Advantage market in a big way, at least mentally through that acquisition. It's an area that you're ...

Sedalian presented with Senior Service Award
JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder today announced 35 winners of the Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award, including Anna Lee Bail of Sedalia. Lt. Governor Kinder presented the awards today at a luncheon for the winners and ...

Lt. Governor Peter Kinder names Austin as Senior Service Award Winner
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder announced Wednesday, May 8 the 35 winners of the Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award, including Doug Austin of Cape Girardeau. Lt. Governor Kinder presented the awards ...

Lt. Gov. names Catherine Miles receives Senior Service Award from lt. gov.
JEFFERSON CITY -- Missouri Lt. Governor Peter Kinder today announced 35 winners of the Lieutenant Governor's Senior Service Award, including Catherine Miles of Marshall. Kinder presented the awards Wednesday, May 8, at a luncheon for the winners ...


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