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Community Calendar for the Midlands, Oct. 1
Senior service vendors, flu shots, diabetes and prostate health screenings (pre-register by calling (803) 296-2273), blood pressure screenings $6 chili luncheon buffet, door prizes, performances by the Congaree New Horizons jazz combo, Elvis ...

SCOPE change imminent
WARREN - A deal in place that joins SCOPE Inc. of Trumbull County with Family and Community Services keeps in place the more than 20 staffers the senior service agency has employed at its centers, said the executive director of the Ravenna-based ...

Calif. law will require OT for domestic workers
Those requiring continuous care might need multiple workers, increasing the number of people coming in and out of the house, said Jeff Salter of Caring Senior Service, a national home care company with offices in Fresno and San Diego. "Clients may ...

Two Amada Caregivers Among Senior Care Hero Awards Finalists
The Orange County organization, created to recognize and honor those who have played an integral part in providing the highest level of senior care to the Orange County community, has chosen two of Amada Senior Care's caregivers as finalists for the ...

Long-Term Care is a Senior Issue Desperately Seeking a Solution
Senior care is not addressed by the Affordable Care Act and Gleckman says that policymakers have shown little agreement on where to go from here. The Employee Benefit Research Institute reports retired individuals spent an average of $135,500 in 2012 ...

Information Seniors 'Need to Know' Offered by City
The Dublin Senior Center is hosting a comprehensive "need to know" information fair, in cooperation with senior service professionals, designed for seniors, their adult families, and caregivers. We encourage seniors and their families to PLAY, EXPLORE ...

Russ Hampton Joins Legacy Aviation Services MRO Team
Yukon, Oklahoma – September 30, 2013 Legacy Aviation Services has hired Russ Hampton as a senior Service Technician at its Clarence E. Page Municipal Airport (KRCE) facility in Yukon, Oklahoma. Mr. Hampton joins Legacy with over 25 years of repair ...

New style Grandview at Benefis senior units to open
Benefis CEO John Goodnow said hospital officials first started visualizing a new senior care center in 2000. “We put a lot of thought into it,” he said. “Because we really wanted to do it differently from traditional nursing homes,” in which two ...

Elder care challenges are focus of Maine panel
It's a model that Maine and other states could follow to help improve elder care, reduce costs and create more livable communities for people of all ages, Wehry said Tuesday as the featured speaker at the second in a series of round-table talks on ...

Community Calendar for the Midlands, Oct. 2
Senior service vendors, flu shots, diabetes and prostate health screenings (pre-register by calling (803) 296-2273), blood pressure screenings $6 chili luncheon buffet, door prizes, performances by the Congaree New Horizons jazz combo, Elvis ...

HOPEWELL VALLEY: Senior Services issue unresolved
The State of New Jersey has said Pennington Borough cannot contribute, in a convoluted manner OK'd by the Borough Council last month, $5,000 toward senior service programs in Hopewell Valley. At Monday night's council meeting, borough Administrator ...

Grandview at Benefis units featuring resident-directed care and meals to open
Three Senior Care cottages, each with 16 fully furnished, private suites, for seniors in need of around-the-clock nursing care. Residents will be cared for by a team dedicated to their cottage only and trained in the residents' preferences for ...

New style meets comfort: Senior units featuring resident-directed care and ...
New style meets comfort: Senior units featuring resident-directed care and ...

What will put the connected car market in the driver's seat?
The wireless industry is seemingly full ideas for the next "billion-dollar opportunity." Think of the Internet of Things, mobile wallets and payments, cloud computing and so forth. One of the most appealing has been the connected car. It's still a ...

Middling score for senior care
Middling score for senior care. THE PHILIPPINES came 44th of 91 countries ranked based on the quality of life and well-being of their senior citizens. Two elderly filipinos try out their new hearing aids in this Dec. 4, 2011 photo. The Philippines ...

USDA approves loan for Castle Peak Senior Care Community
Castle Peak Senior Care Community, the 64-unit skilled nursing and assisted living community to be located in Eagle Ranch, has secured a $12 million loan through the USDA Rural Development's Community Facility Loan Program. Approval of the loan is a ...

Man accused of striking senior care facility resident
Texas is looking for a new athletic director for its underachieving programs. Lucky for Louisville that West Virginia's Oliver Luck is drawing more attention than Tom Jurich because of his Texas ties.More >>. Texas is looking for a new athletic ...

Comfort Keepers Senior Care
Comfort Keepers Senior Care is widely recognized as a leading provider of quality in-home care to seniors and other clients who need help with the activities of daily living. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our clients as we enable them to maintain ...

SarahCare Adult Day Care Centers hold senior care event
SarahCare Adult Day Care Centers hold senior care event. by Staff Reports · write the author. October 02, 2013. JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — SarahCare at Johns Creek and at Powers Ferry are sponsoring an upcoming event to help seniors live well and keep ...

Johns Creek's SarahCare Adult Day Care Centers hold senior care event
Johns Creek's SarahCare Adult Day Care Centers hold senior care event. by Staff Reports · write the author. October 02, 2013. JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — SarahCare at Johns Creek and at Powers Ferry are sponsoring an upcoming event to help seniors live well ...

Senior Care, Senior Housing, Senior Apartments, Retirement Home, Senior ...
Senior Care, Senior Housing, Senior Apartments, Retirement Home, Senior ...

CallCheckers, LLC Provides Senior Care Calls, Bringing Peace Of Mind To Busy ...
CallCheckers, LLC Provides Senior Care Calls, Bringing Peace Of Mind To Busy ...

United Way gives $248K in one-time grants
Also, Northside Youth and Senior Service Center, Inc. received a $7,500 one-time grant for Sweet Sensation, a social enterprise program designed to provide employment opportunities, entrepreneurship and small business development skills to underserved ...

Official: Service academy games will go on
A senior defense official said Wednesday the decision affects this weekend's games only, and future games will be evaluated as events unfold. The official was not authorized to discuss the matter publicly so spoke on condition of anonymity. Navy later ...

Community Calendar for the Midlands, Oct. 3
Senior service vendors, flu shots, diabetes and prostate health screenings (pre-register by calling (803) 296-2273), blood pressure screenings $6 chili luncheon buffet, door prizes, performances by the Congaree New Horizons jazz combo, Elvis ...

Fall Break offers chance to give back
“As Drake students, they are going to be here for four years of their lives, they might as well make the most of it and not just engage in the Drake community but in the neighborhoods around it,” said Ann Den Hartog, a senior service-learning ...

Rick Failing: Senior care services can't afford to boost wages
Rep. Ryan Winkler, DFL-Golden Valley, was correct with respect to two points that he made in his column, “Taxpayers subsidize low-paying businesses” (Page A4, Sept. 29). In the future, there will be a huge demand for health care workers in senior care ...

Cass County TRIAD promotes senior safety
Senior citizens, senior service providers and law enforcement from all over Minnesota will meet at Cragun's in Brainerd to learn and share information on how to keep seniors safe in our counties. As always, there will be great speakers, sessions ...

Panel focuses on elder care; Eastern Maine Healthcare, Mercy expand
Looking to mimic the state of Vermont, which saved $13 million on long-term care in the last couple years, speakers at a round-table series in Augusta discussed ways Maine could improve elder care, reduce costs and create more livable communities for ...

All Rights Reserved
The Lourie Center will hold its Annual Fall Festival Friday, October 4, 9 a.m.–2 p.m. Highlights include representatives from over 25 senior service vendors and community organizations, flu shots courtesy of Walgreen's Pharmacy, free diabetes and ...

Caring for a parent, grandparent or another elder can...
Caring for a parent, grandparent or another elder can...

Army, Navy and Air Force football on this weekend
Football is on for Army, Navy and Air Force this weekend although some other service academy sports are still suspended because of the government shutdown. The Defense Department said Thursday everything was on hold at Navy through Sunday except ...

LG Taps into U.S. Senior Care with Upcoming Tech Launch
LG, the global developer of high-definition TVs, cell phones and other electronics, is tapping into the U.S. senior care market through a new partnership with Atlanta-based Thrive Senior Living. Eyeing opportunity within the United States' technology ...

Elder Care: A special family tree
Is someone in your family interested in genealogy and working on putting together a family tree? If so, consider adding some branches about family health during the process. A family health history is important because it can reveal if you, your ...

Community Calendar for the Midlands, Oct. 4
Senior service vendors, flu shots, diabetes and prostate health screenings (pre-register by calling (803) 296-2273), blood pressure screenings $6 chili luncheon buffet, door prizes, performances by the Congaree New Horizons jazz combo, Elvis ...

HOPEWELL VALLEY: Senior Services issue unresolved
The State of New Jersey has said Pennington Borough cannot contribute, in a convoluted manner OK'd by the Borough Council last month, $5,000 toward senior service programs in Hopewell Valley. At Monday night's council meeting, borough Administrator ...

Whitehall's senior service will round off new double act
It's often noted that in person Jack Whitehall, who is so confident on stage, is incredibly awkward. And it really is true. Avoiding eye contact and with his arms and legs crossed, he looks like a young boy being told off for a naughty deed. "I'm not ...

MAFS raises $75000 for its activities for seniors
SCHAUMBURG: Metropolitan Asian Family Services (MAFS) annual fundraiser at India House in Schaumburg could not have notched more success than what was planned and expected by the management for months to raise funds for its senior-service ...

Westchester Mall Walk To Talk Of Elder Law And Geriatric Care
Miriam Scholl, LMSW, Westchester Elder Care Consultants, is "an experienced geriatric care manager" and is scheduled to discuss "this growing field including how a care manager can assist with finding and obtaining needed services," according to the ...

Westchester Mall Walk To Talk Of Elder Law And Geriatric Care
Miriam Scholl, LMSW, Westchester Elder Care Consultants, is "an experienced geriatric care manager" and is scheduled to discuss "this growing field including how a care manager can assist with finding and obtaining needed services," according to the ...

Volunteer Opportunities in Clackamas County and other locales as of Oct. 4
Portland Community College Senior Service Corps: Volunteers ages 50 and older are needed in the radiography department. Sylvania campus, 12000 S.W. 49th Ave., Portland. Jan Law, 971-722-4358 or [email protected] Senior Health Insurance Benefits ...

TIA 2013: Discovering the silver lining in the TDM-to-IP transition
Sean Buckley, FierceTelecom The TIA 2013 conference may trace its roots to Supercomm, but the show that will kick off Monday at the Gaylord National hotel in National Harbor, Md. is hardly the same. It has evolved from a vendor booth-driven ...

The service motive
Many of today's IAS officers have spent a year or more in the police before graduating to the senior service. There were three other super-intelligent officers in our batch. All three, along with Rajan, were seconded to the intelligence agencies. Anand ...

Park Creek to Host Annual Fall Festival Oct. 12
Park Creek Senior Living Community is an affordable assisted living and memory care community providing elder care and dementia care. Their assisted living unit provides the assistance a person needs to maintain independence, enabling them to give ...

Provinces call for improved senior care
Provincial health ministers, meeting today in Toronto, Ontario, with recently-appointed federal health minister Rona Ambrose, refrained from publicly rebuking the federal government for scaling back transfers to provincial health budgets and rebuffing ...

Lexington rec agency wants $23M for major expansion
The agency routinely goes on expansion spurts to handle demand for recreation and senior service facilities. County Council granted the agency a $10 million bond for new facilities in 1999 and a $17 million bond in 2005. Currently, the construction ...

Make elder care or family care leave compulsory by law: Halimah Yacob
SINGAPORE: Speaker of Parliament Halimah Yacob has made a call for legislation on elder care or family care leave to help ease the strain on work-life balance. Introducing law on paid child care leave, paternity leave and longer maternity leave was a ...

Bozeman Home Instead Senior Care to hold Alzheimer's education event
Leslie Feigel, service director at Home Instead Senior Care in Bozeman, demonstrates reading information from the Confidence to Care mobile app, a guide for caregivers in Alzheimer's families, on Thursday, Oct. 3. Home Instead Senior Care will be ...

2 'Kindred Spirits' Inspired Northville Senior Care Facility
Kindred Spirits Senior Care (KSSC) was founded in the fall of 2011. My education and background is in Family and Community services and my passion has always resided with serving our elderly population. The idea for KSSC came after my mother and I ...

Destroyer HMS Duncan 'christened'
The Royal Navy views the event as a significant milestone for the fleet as it is the final commissioning ceremony for the six vessels which are the most powerful ships ever built for the senior service. The first, HMS Daring, was commissioned in July ...


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