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Planned Elder Care Program Cut When State Funding Vetoed
Planned Elder Care Program Cut When State Funding Vetoed. Work is continuing on Good Shepherd Hospice's inpatient center, shown in an artist's rendering. (PROVIDED TO THE LEDGER). By Robin Williams Adams THE LEDGER ...

Shelby Baptist's new senior care center featured at South Shelby Chamber ...
Shelby Baptist's new senior care center featured at South Shelby Chamber ...

Side.org Focuses on Assisted Living and Senior Care Placement
Side.org, an assisted living and senior care placement agency, has recently launched their website to help families find assisted living and senior care for their loved ones in Arizona. With a focus on superior, trustworthy care, Side.org senior care ...

Elder Care Network plans Senior Law Day
The Elder Care Network of Northern Colorado is proud to present the ninth annual Larimer County Senior Law Day from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Aug.3, at the Fort Collins Marriott Hotel Conference Center, 350 E. Horsetooth. This educational one-day conference ...

Side.org Focuses on Assisted Living and Senior Care Placement
Side.org, an assisted living and senior care placement agency, has recently launched their website to help families find assisted living and senior care for their loved ones in Arizona. With a focus on superior, trustworthy care, Side.org senior care ...

NEW SURVEY IDENTIFIES AMERICA'S HEALTH PRIORITIES: Obesity, Cancer ...
NEW SURVEY IDENTIFIES AMERICA'S HEALTH PRIORITIES: Obesity, Cancer ...

New Survey Identifies America's Health Priorities: Obesity, Cancer Cures ...
New Survey Identifies America's Health Priorities: Obesity, Cancer Cures ...

Elder Care: Is depression a normal part of aging?
Decreased muscle strength and flexibility, wrinkled skin and vision changes are just a few of the common physical changes that occur with the aging process. Cognitively, the mind may become less sharp due to decreased blood flow to the brain, changes ...

Larimer County Senior Law Day
The Elder Care Network of Northern Colorado is proud to present the ninth annual Larimer County Senior Law Day to be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013, at the Fort Collins Marriott Hotel Conference Center from 8:30 am until 3 pm. This educational one ...

Home Care Assistance Caregiver Culinary Training Improves Senior Health
Home Care Assistance, the premier live-in senior care agency in the Seattle area, is now offering culinary training classes to all its caregivers. These innovative classes are being taught at Sur La Table in Kirkland. Caregivers learn how to prepare ...

Metro Phoenix senior-care industry growing at a rapid pace
The senior-care industry in metro Phoenix is growing at a rapid pace, and entrepreneurs are capitalizing on the trend through franchise businesses. According to the International Franchise Association, fast-food restaurants are no longer the dominant ...

Make the Most of your Senior Years at Sally's Residential Care Home
Staying physically and/or mentally active ensures an active and engaged life when one moves into a senior care home. Share with Twitter Share with LinkedIn. Share with delicious Share with digg Share with Google Share with MySpace Share with Newsvine ...

Elder Care Network plans Senior Law Day
The Elder Care Network of Northern Colorado is proud to present the ninth annual Larimer County Senior Law Day from 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Aug.3, at the Fort Collins Marriott Hotel Conference Center, 350 E. Horsetooth. This educational one-day conference ...

Elder care on state's watch list
Elder care on state's watch list. Guardianships being examined as reports of abuse surface. Text Size: A | A | A. Print this Article Email this Article Sign up for text alerts · Sign up for e-mail headlines · Bookmark and Share. August 04, 2013 ...

Elderly Nutrition
North Sioux City Senior Service Center, 114 Main St., office hours Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dakota Senior Meals prepared on site and served noon to 1 p.m. five days a week for persons age 60 or over and their spouses. These individuals ...

Entrepreneurs see opportunity in senior-care industry
As the Baby Boom generation ages, the senior-care industry in metro Phoenix is growing at a rapid pace, and Valley entrepreneurs are capitalizing on the trend through franchise businesses. About 18 months ago, Jim Crew started operating an in-home ...

Leader's departure ends turbulent time for elder care program
When Harold J. “Jim” Crochet, Florida's top watchdog for residents of nursing homes and assisted living facilities, quietly submitted his retirement papers last week, it marked the end of a tumultuous administration that prompted widespread criticism ...

Hastings' Agnes Fauerbach Turns100 At Andrus Senior Care
HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- Agnes Fauerbach enjoyed her 100th birthday celebration Saturday at the Andrus on Hudson Senior Care Community in Hastings-on-Hudson. Fauerbach celebrated her centennial birthday with her daughter, Susan Downes, ...

Irving Levin Associates, Inc. to Host "International Development: Senior Care ...
Irving Levin Associates, Inc. to Host "International Development: Senior Care ...

Departure of elder care ombudsman gives governor new opening to reveal ...
Departure of elder care ombudsman gives governor new opening to reveal ...

Hastings' Agnes Fauerbach Turns 100 At Andrus Senior Care
HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- Agnes Fauerbach enjoyed her 100th birthday celebration Saturday at the Andrus on Hudson Senior Care Community in Hastings-on-Hudson. Fauerbach celebrated her centennial birthday with her daughter, Susan Downes, ...

Hastings' Agnes Fauerbach Turns 100 At Andrus Senior Care
HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. -- Agnes Fauerbach enjoyed her 100th birthday celebration Saturday at the Andrus on Hudson Senior Care Community in Hastings-on-Hudson. Fauerbach celebrated her centennial birthday with her daughter, Susan Downes, ...

Cedar Rapids woman helps from 'the heart'
As the state winner, Kacere received $1,000 from Home Instead Senior Care — $500 from the national corporation and a matching amount from the local branch — to give to a non-profit organization of her choice. She chose Witwer Senior Center, which has ...

Home Instead Senior Care of Palmyra wants to hire 30 part-time employees
Home Instead Senior Care in Palmyra is looking to hire 30 additional part-time employees this year. Company officials said in a news release Monday that their decision is based on an increasing demand for home-care professionals. According to the state ...

Home Instead Senior Care of Palmyra wants to hire 30 part-time employees
Home Instead Senior Care in Palmyra is looking to hire 30 additional part-time employees this year. Company officials said in a news release Monday that their decision is based on an increasing demand for home-care professionals. According to the state ...

Senior Care Group Holds Alzheimer's Care Workshop
A senior care group kicked off the first of a four-part series on caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's and dementia Monday. Home Instead Senior Care held an Alzheimer's CARE training at the Colonnades. Representatives say the program, which stands ...

Media Responds to Assisted Living Investigative Report
“Keep in mind that many of the most creative senior service solutions over the past few decades have come in less regulated settings,” Gleckman writes. “As the operators of the cutting–edge Green House nursing homes will tell you, it is not easy to be ...

Home Instead Senior Care of Athens works to help caregivers
Caring for a loved one is a rewarding experience, but also can cause caregivers to hide their emotions, resulting in poor health. A recent Home Instead Senior Care study discovered that approximately 74 percent of caregivers who hide their feelings ...

Irving Levin Associates, Inc. to Host “International Development: Senior Care ...
Irving Levin Associates, Inc. to Host “International Development: Senior Care ...

Local Nursing Students Provide In-Home Care for Elderly
VALPARAISO, IN, Aug 06, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Senior Care Central, LLC, an online portal designed to link people seeking in-home care for older adults to nursing students and CNAs, is helping connect caregivers and care seekers located ...

Senior Care Central Offers Alternative to Traditional Care Plans
The program, Senior Care Central, connects seniors seeking care with nursing students at local universities. The concept has launched in Indiana and surrounding regions, utilizing relationships between Valparaiso University, Indiana University, Purdue ...

Orange County Senior Care Franchise Moves South to Northern San Diego
Amada Senior Care, one of the premier senior service companies in Orange County, announces the grand opening of its newest location in northern San Diego. This new franchise partnership with Fred and Janice Ehlers is the latest step in Amada's ...

Orange County Senior Care Franchise Moves South to Northern San Diego
Amada Senior Care, one of the premier senior service companies in Orange County, announces the grand opening of its newest location in northern San Diego. This new franchise partnership with Fred and Janice Ehlers is the latest step in Amada's ...

National Senior Living Search Expert Offers Families Objective Advice On ...
National Senior Living Search Expert Offers Families Objective Advice On ...

Senior service
It's a tough challenge for the Cumbrian team, highlighted by the fact their best result against Lancashire was some 21 years ago on Lindal, when they managed to win by 34 shots. This time the home leg has been put on the tricky, fast-paced Levens ...

Senior who left care home due to fatal heart attack billed for not giving ...
Senior who left care home due to fatal heart attack billed for not giving ...

Elder Care employee earns Little Falls honor
Ruth Hlad, Elder Care of Minnesota, has been named the Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce Employee of the Month for August. Hlad has been an administrative assistant at Elder Care of Minnesota for eight years. Submit items for In Business by mail to ...

Partner of senior who had fatal heart attack billed by care home
When 75-year-old Pierre Rossignol last left the Amenida Senior Care Home in Surrey in the back of an ambulance in May, he was in the throes of a massive heart attack. He lasted long enough to get to Surrey Memorial Hospital, where he died as emergency ...

Bernard A. Krooks Named Chair of Trusts & Estates Elder Care Committee
White Plains, NY (Law Firm Newswire) August 8, 2013 – Bernard A. Krooks, JD, CPA, LLM, CELA, AEP has been appointed Chair of the Elder Care Committee of the Editorial Advisory Board of Trusts & Estates magazine. The Elder Care Committee was ...

'Home Helpers' Opens In-Home Senior Care Agency
Limestone-based entrepreneurs Tony and Allison Austin have launched a local home care agency to meet the needs of residents for in-home senior care. Home Helpers & Direct Link of Limestone began serving the local community in June. The Austins have ...

Job Hunters: Senior Care, Marketing, Voice and Music Teachers
Job Hunters: Senior Care, Marketing, Voice and Music Teachers. Looking for a new line of work, or a way to supplement your income? Check out what Orland Park Patch found. Posted by Ben Feldheim (Editor) , August 11, 2013 at 05:01 AM. Comment ...

National Business Awards the Gold to Home Instead Senior Care
San Francisco, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/12/2013 -- Home Instead Senior Care was recently awarded the Gold award and named the British Franchise Association HSBC Franchisor of the Year. Owners of the at-home care company, Andrew and Sheena Van ...

Elder Abuse: When the Unthinkable Happens To a Loved One
There are lawyers who specialize in elder care and can advise families on appropriate actions to take. If you are putting a family member in a care facility stay involved from the very beginning. Get to know the staff at the nursing home or care ...

Entrepreneurs See Opportunity in Senior-Care Industry
San Francisco, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/12/2013 -- In the metro-Phoenix area, the senior-care industry is expanding to help those who are getting older and less independent, and many people are looking into starting new businesses helping aging and elderly ...

ABC Senior Placement Advisors Continues to Offer Services to Seniors in Need ...
ABC Senior Placement Advisors Continues to Offer Services to Seniors in Need ...

Always Best Care Senior Services Named One of Hot 100 Franchises
In addition to this recognition, Always Best Care has been named one of the country's fastest growing senior care systems, one of the best for minorities, one of the best in franchisee satisfaction, and one of the top low cost franchises. Always Best ...

Tech Companies Spotlight Senior Health Gadgets, Dementia Care & More
Technology continues to maintain a vital role in the senior care industry as more developers bring their innovative approaches inside the home and the larger community. This edition of the Senior Care Tech Round-Up features a new mobile app that aims ...

Elder Care Services offering fans to seniors
Elder Care Services is offering free fans to eligible seniors to help them get through the warm August temperatures. The Emergency Assistance Program are making the fans available to those age 60 and older . The fans are used by seniors to stay cool ...

Caring Senior Service Introduces First West Virginia Location
SAN ANTONIO, TX (August 13, 2013) – Caring Senior Service, a national company offering in-home care for the elderly, announces the opening of its newest location in Charleston, WV. The office will cover Charleston, Huntington and surrounding areas, ...

Butte County supervisors honor senior service and service to kids
Butte County supervisors honor senior service and service to kids. By ROGER H. AYLWORTH-Staff Writer. Posted: 08/14/2013 12:01:58 AM PDT. OROVILLE — Two different kinds of heroes, including one that prompted a supervisor to don a long red cape, ...


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