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Senior Care Group Launches Alzheimer's Training Program for Businesses
September is World Alzheimer's Month, so it's the perfect time to hear about Home Instead Senior Care's new program, aimed at helping local businesses become more Alzheimer's friendly. To learn more, we sat down with Home Instead Community Service ...

Portland senior care facility sold for $6.7M to Tennessee trust
Golden Age Senior Living was one of two companies that National Health Investors (NYSE: NHI) purchased. Golden Age sold for $6.7 million. The company also bought a Roscommon, Michigan facility for $6 million. "These acquisitions are representative of ...

Columbus Home Instead Senior Care offers free training for businesses
“We want to equip that business with the tools and training they need to better make that family more comfortable,” said Haleigh Tapscott of Home Instead Senior Care. “To be aware of the behaviors that are associated with it, the challenges that they ...

UPDATED: Close Call Tuesday Morning for Bicyclist Hit by Driver in Cabin John
Updated at 3:40 p.m. - A bicyclist riding with a popular local cycling group escaped with minor injuries Tuesday morning after being hit in Cabin John by a car being driven by a local high school student. The incident happened at about 7:10 a.m. in the ...

Care Capital Properties Acquires Nine Property Portfolio with Existing ...
Care Capital Properties Acquires Nine Property Portfolio with Existing ...

Civic-minded Salem spikers serve up victory
When Salem senior volleyball players Drew Smiley, Sara Soltis and Lauren Wylie brainstormed ideas for their National Honor Society senior service project, they decided to use their favorite varsity sport to help. The trio spearheaded a benefit ...

Amada Senior Care Expands to Greater Kansas City
Amada Senior Care, premier provider of in-home care and assisted living placement counseling, recently opened its newest office in Kansas – its Johnson County location. Amada franchise partners Mike and Mell Fleming came to the senior care industry ...

The hiring process tightrope — tips for employers in the senior care space to ...
The hiring process tightrope — tips for employers in the senior care space to ...

Perry-McCall pulls $3.9 million permits for Mayport senior care center
Perry-McCall Construction Inc. pulled three building permits totaling $3.9 million yesterday for the Anthem Lakes senior living facility in Mayport. The permits for the facility at 905 Assisi Lane are for two buildings, one with 21,748 square feet and ...

Toshiba Improves Upon Senior Care with Activity Trackers for the Elderly
For those caring for elderly patients or those with dementia, it is important to monitor their movement, less they wander away and become lost, risking injury to themselves. Tracking technology provides the ability to keep track of the movements of ...

Senior Housing on the Key Peninsula moves forward
TMSP, established in 2007, is a nonprofit senior service organization located in Key Center. With a small staff, a cadre of dedicated volunteers and partnerships, the organization provides senior transportation and volunteer assistance, produces a ...

'Yo, Blud! I Been Expectin' You.' Why James Bond Probably Isn't Black…
We know this because of the recent experiences of children's author Anthony Horowitz, who briefly committed heresy over the weekend when he dared to suggest that Elba was perhaps too “street” to play a suave, Eton-educated, Senior-Service-trained, ...

From: Home Instead Senior Care
"For many caregivers, the unpredictable nature of the disease can make going out in public with their loved one intimidating," said Jean-Marc Mira, owner of the Home Instead Senior Care office serving Blanco, Caldwell, Comal, Gonzales, Guadalupe ...

Senior Service Desk Engineer/Team Lead - New York, USA
We are looking for a Senior Service Desk Engineer/Team Lead to take responsibility of the US offices service desks. While this role is based in New York, there will be the requirement to occasionally travel to the second largest office (in Stamford) in ...

Brian Gallant, Cathy Rogers to discuss senior care
Premier Brian Gallant and Social Development Minister Cathy Rogers say they plan to meet with New Brunswick seniors' groups to discuss the cost of senior care. There has been a lot of opposition to planned changes in how the provincial government will ...

Elder Care: Older Americans and the working world, Part II
Some examples of benefits include elder care resource and referral services and respite care. Resource and referral services were offered by 43 percent of companies in 2014, compared to 31 percent in 2008. Access to respite care for family members of ...

Midland County sets several tax levies for 2016
Commissioners are still waiting to approve Senior Service's millage. At a recent Finance Committee meeting, Alan Brown, executive director of Senior Services, brought a proposal to levy 0.875 mill, but commissioners requested seeing a proposed budget, ...

Senior food commodity pickups coming Tuesday
Participating seniors can pick up the supplemental food boxes from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Senior Service Day at Community Baptist Church, 1026 Pebble Creek Drive. People age 60 and older who want to see if they qualify should bring their 2015 Social ...

Oklahoma senior care leaders share influence of grandparents in shaping their ...
Oklahoma senior care leaders share influence of grandparents in shaping their ...

Senior center to hold benefit dinner dance
Clearlake >> The Highlands Senior Service Center (HSSC) Hoe-Down, an annual benefit dinner dance for the senior programs at HSSC, will be held on Sept. 19. Doors open at the senior center community building at 5 p.m. and dinner service will begin at 6 ...

New Whidbey nonprofit helps elderly age in place
Cheryn Weiser, Senior Service's executive director, said there's still a lot of details about the new nonprofit that have yet to be finalized so she's unclear what services, if any, might overlap. One of the big differences between the two is that ...

Caring Home Care Services Announced as Second Best Healthcare and Senior Care ...
Caring Home Care Services Announced as Second Best Healthcare and Senior Care ...

Sherman Oaks Hospital Announces Opening of Center for Senior Care
To respond to this demand, Sherman Oaks Hospital developed a one-of-a-kind Comprehensive Senior Care Program. The new Center for Senior Care (CSC) provides for the physical, functional, psychological, and social needs of seniors; deliver preventive ...

Two-Day Conference In The River Valley Helps Senior Care Givers
For a "5NEWS This Morning" segment that aired Sunday (September 6), anchor Daren Bobb interviewed Sharon Harrick, a board member of the Senior Care Alliance, and Lori Williams with Christian Companion Senior Care. Both spoke to 5NEWS about the ...

Interview: Two-Day Conference In The River Valley For Senior Caregivers
6), anchor Daren Bobb interviewed Sharon Harrick, a board member of the Senior Care Alliance, and Lori Williams with Christian Companion Senior Care. Both spoke to 5NEWS about the 2015 Aging Conference, a two-day event that starts on Sept. 17 at the ...

Peduto launches Senior Care Tour in Glen Hazel
PITTSBURGH, PA (Sept. 2, 2015) — Mayor William Peduto began a Senior Care Tour today, in which he and Citiparks Director Jim Griffin will meet with seniors citywide to hear about issues facing their communities. The tour, which started at the Glen ...

Senior service will boost the US Walker Cup team
Senior service will boost the US Walker Cup team. A welcome in the Hillside from Kenny Dalglish for the US Walker Cup side. Picture: The R and A. MARTIN DEMPSTER. 23:46 Monday 07 September 2015 00:00 Tuesday 08 September 2015. 0. Have your ...

Big grant helps older adults learn new skills
The Senior Service America, Inc., (SSAI) organization awarded a $701,824 grant to the Central Minnesota Jobs and Training Services (CMJTS) that will benefit senior citizens in Aitkin, Carlton, Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, McLeod, Meeker, Mille Lacs, Pine, ...

Health happenings for Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015
It will feature more than 40 local senior service-related businesses, hourly presentations, Patriot's Day and veterans presentations, health screenings and seasonal flu and pneumonia vaccinations. For more information, call 412-244-9901. • Family ...

Home Instead Senior Care to train businesses to be Alzheimer's F - Fox 28 ...
Home Instead Senior Care to train businesses to be Alzheimer's F - Fox 28 ...

64 vendors gather in Reno for Senior Fest 2015
RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Senior Fest provides senior citizens with the chance to connect with senior service providers and businesses, and the annual event is back in Reno for its 20th year. This year's event features more than 50 businesses, ...

64 vendors gather in Reno for Senior Fest 2015
RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Senior Fest provides senior citizens with the chance to connect with senior service providers and businesses, and the annual event is back in Reno for its 20th year. This year's event features more than 50 businesses, ...

Family senior care declining across Asia
Family senior care declining across Asia. published by asingh on Tue, 09/08/2015 - 18:30. Asians increasingly think retirement should be funded by the individual, a departure from the traditional view that the elderly should be cared for by the family, ...

Plans canceled: Elder care facility won't move forward
BELOIT — Despite months of planning and the purchase of property on Cranston Road in Beloit, Apara Care's Cherry Tree Assisted Living Facility will not be moving forward in Beloit. Drew Pennington, planning and building services director for the City ...

Older adults receive training and tasks
South Central Human Resource Agency announced last week that it was awarded a grant of $676,382 from Senior Service America, Inc. Almost 90 percent of this grant -- originally from the U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) -- will pay wages and benefits to ...

Home Instead Senior Care in Luzerne offering to make businesses more Alzheimer ...
Home Instead Senior Care in Luzerne offering to make businesses more Alzheimer ...

Home Instead Senior Care in Luzerne offering to make businesses more Alzheimer ...
Home Instead Senior Care in Luzerne offering to make businesses more Alzheimer ...

Senior Care Ministry of Princeton to Honor Dedicated Volunteers at Benefit
Celebrating 30 years of community service, the Senior Care Ministry of Princeton is hosting a “Taste of Italy” on November 5, 2015, 6 to 9 pm, at the Tre Piani Restaurant in Forrestal Village. Guests will enjoy Italian wines and regional delicacies as ...

Funeral pre-planning topic of Elder Care Network seminar
Elder Care Network of Northern Colorado is a Colorado registered nonprofit organization dedicated to helping the senior community with a variety of monthly education classes presented by our professional members on legal, financial and family care ...

Flu Clinic at Elder Care Offices in October
Flu season will be here before you know it and the season unpredictable in a number of ways. While flu spreads every year, the timing, severity, and length of the season varies from one year to another. Elder Care Community Coordinator Jennifer Ennis ...

New senior care community opens in Altoona
Altoona (WQOW) - A new community equipped for senior care is open and ready for renters to move in. The Classic at Hillcrest Greens in Altoona opened in July, with 99 apartment units for independent living and memory care. So far, there are nearly 30 ...

Senior Services Plus Hosts Webinar for the American Society on Aging
On Thursday, September 17th at 12:00 p.m., Senior Services Plus will be hosting a webinar for the American Society on Aging for senior service providers nationwide. The webinar, titled “Learning to Recognize and Resolve Barriers that Prevent Consumers ...

Elder Care: Medicaid-qualified annuities save nursing home costs
This is the first of two articles that will provide an introduction to annuities, and explain how some annuities can be harmful while other annuities can be helpful with respect to paying for care in a skilled nursing facility. We have several times ...

Alabama budget cuts could devastate senior citizen programs
Senior centers statewide are on edge as state lawmakers look to cut from their programs. (John [email protected]). For six years, Kimon Brown has witnessed the impact that a senior service center can have on a community. One woman, affectionately ...

Home Instead Senior Care decides against new $1 million office despite ...
Home Instead Senior Care decides against new $1 million office despite ...

With Startups Booming, Will Google Make a Senior Care Play?
As the senior care tech boom quickly builds to a crescendo, the success of cutting-edge startups could make room for mega companies like Google to have a stake in the senior living space. But industry professionals have differing viewpoints on what ...

Culture Specific Senior Living
Being surrounded by your culture is comforting as you age — we desire our most familiar surroundings and culture becomes even more vital as a senior. With the immigration of Indians to America over the past several decades, it follows that the first ...

Senior Care Ministry of Princeton Celebrates Anniversary With a 'Taste of Italy'
The Senior Care Ministry of Princeton is hosting a “Taste of Italy” event on Nov. 5, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Tre Piani Restaurant in Forrestal Village. Guests will enjoy Italian wines and regional delicacies as well as a Silent Auction of Italian ...

Promoting Senior Wellness: To live alone or in community with others
This preference to “age in place” is a clear trend in the senior service industry. And the market is responding. Services to support elders aging in place abound, and new ones seem to be opening almost daily. Here in Chester County there are literally ...

Elder Care meets Wednesday
MUSCATINE, Iowa — The next Elder Care meeting will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, at Valley View Assisted Living,2423 Lutheran Drive. This months' meeting is hosted by Manor Care of Davenport. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m., introductions ...






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