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Oxfordshire (The Rifles) Battalion ACF Reception and Sounding of the Retreat ...
Oxfordshire (The Rifles) Battalion ACF Reception and Sounding of the Retreat ...

Cincinnati Senior Care Company Receives 2014 Best of Home Care® Employer ...
Cincinnati Senior Care Company Receives 2014 Best of Home Care® Employer ...

Caring Senior Service Announces Fifth Annual DME Drive
August 01, 2014 // Franchising.com // San Antonio, TX – Caring Senior Service, a nationally recognized non-medical in-home care company announced today the start of its fifth annual durable medical equipment (DME) drive to provide seniors in need with ...

Expert panel provides tips for senior care
Health care, legal and financial concerns were among the topics discussed Tuesday night at an expert panel discussion on senior care presented by the Conway Regional Women's Council. Hospitalist Dr. Greg Kendrick discussed the importance of having ...

Connecticut 12th in addressing senior care needs
The report, the 2014 State Scorecard on Long-Term Services and Supports for Older Adults and People with Physical Disabilities, ranked all 50 states and the District of Columbia on their ability to meet 26 criteria for senior care. Connecticut ranked ...

Yard Sale Benefits Senior Services
All the money raised will support programming for the Kanawha Valley Senior Service at the Tiskelwah Center in Charleston. The center offers free meals to seniors every day, along with exercise classes and health clinics. The center also hopes the sale ...

Gambia Government's poor system let down our citizens
I find it difficult to keep silent after listening to a senior service staff Social Welfare on Freedom Radio from Banjul. From my experience of 10yrs working with the Ministry of Health, I can say that the Gambia has lost all the quality health service ...

Student pilot gets license with Angels all around
“We were out planting trees at the park for our senior service project, and right after school got out, I was going to go to the airport and go flying. I was really excited and looking forward to it,” Jones said. “But then after the crash, I canceled ...

Dennis-Richling
She is senior service associate at Oppenheimer Funds in Englewood, Colorado. The groom graduated from Rocky Mountain High School in Fort Collins, Colorado, in 2001 and from Metro University in Denver in 2009 with a bachelor of science degree in ...

Speaker Thissen talks senior care
Minnesota Speaker of the House, Paul Thissen, visited Bowe's Restaurant in Mora on July 23 to discuss issues facing local long-term senior care facilities. Representatives from area facilities including Benedictine Health System (St. Clare ...

Rebalancing senior care
Dispatch editorials express the view of the Dispatch editorial board, which is made up of the publisher, the president of The Dispatch, the editor and the editorial-writing staff. As is the traditional newspaper practice, the editorials are unsigned ...

New board members join East Cooper Medical Center
Additionally, she helped to establish the Trident Technical College Mount Pleasant Campus and the Senior Service Center in Mount Pleasant. She also serves on the East Cooper Medical Center Women's Advisory Board. Additional East Cooper Medical ...

Lifesaving operation for navy's largest ship HMS Ocean sees squab Steve safe ...
Lifesaving operation for navy's largest ship HMS Ocean sees squab Steve safe ...

Top 10 Crowdfunding Sources to Pay for Senior Care
Crowdfunding represents the best of humanity and the internet, coming together to improve lives. However, many people are not aware that crowdfunding can be used to support seniors and pay for senior care. Learn about the factors that promote a ...

LG Ramps Up Senior Care Tech Solution
The updated Point of Care Solution (POCS) version 2.0 is the latest in tech giant LG's product offerings that cater to the senior care market. LG CNS, a subsidiary of LG focused on information technology services, has been partnering with senior living ...

West Palm Beach elder care CEO arrested, accused of striking wife
Keith A. Myers, the president and CEO of a West Palm Beach-based elder care center, was arrested on July 27 and is accused of throwing his wife to the floor and biting her finger, according to a police report. Myers, 51, is facing a charge of battery ...

Bangalore gets hi-tech toilets
Rahul Shyam, 37, senior service engineer with Eram Scientific Solutions, says, "Each e-toilet costs Rs 3 .7 lakh. This amount is added to the installation cost along with civil work charges to construct sewage, water and electric line. Thus, the total ...

Longtime volunteer receives Senior Service Award
Knob Noster – Patricia E. Swisher, 82, a 46-year volunteer in the Western Missouri Medical Center's gift shop and at the Whiteman Air Force Base Chapel, received the Lt. Governor's Senior Service Award Friday in a ceremony at the Tequila Jalisco ...

Senior center starts pet food program for meals clients
SOME SENIORS, who cannot afford pet food, may share meals delivered to them from the senior center with pets. To make sure seniors are receiving the food they need, Care Connection for Aging Services county services director Melissa Gower said the ...

Sentara to replace Chesapeake senior-care facility
Sentara Life Care said Tuesday that it plans to tear down and replace its skilled nursing facility and assisted-living village on Oak Grove Road in Chesapeake. In the meantime, the more than 60 assisted-living residents will be relocated. "Our ...

Senior Living Referral Site Targets Yelp Model for Senior Care
A San Diego, Calif-based startup is furthering its footprint in the senior living and care referral space, joining a flock of newcomers that are hoping to carve out a corner of a market otherwise dominated by lead industry giants. ChipperList, taking ...

Aug. 15 Lunch & Learn Topic: Elder Care
Weather. Santa Clarita CA. Sunny 87°F. Calendar. Today in S.C.V. History. August 5. 1891 - Post office established at Saugus depot; renamed Surrey in 1906 [story]. Aug. 15 Lunch & Learn Topic: Elder Care · Press Release | Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 3:10 pm ...

Walk to End Memory Loss to be held
27 at Heartwood Senior Living Community in Crosby to support the home's senior service team in the Alzheimer's Association's Walk to End Alzheimer's in Brainerd this September. Advertisement. The Crosby walk will begin at Heartwood's entrance ...

Genesee County tax renewals heading toward easy approval
With about half the votes counted, the senior service millage has 71 percent of votes and the MTA millage has 66 percent, according to preliminary results. The MTA millage is a 0.4-mill property tax that helps fund the Mass Transportation Authority's ...

Rally over senior care
Supporters of six-bed residential care facilities for the elderly rally Tuesday at the Capitol to protect the option for seniors to live in the small care settings. A package of bills in the Legislature would toughen state oversight of assisted-living ...

Ginny Taane Returns to Piksel to Manage Customer Growth in MENA
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES--(Marketwired - Aug 6, 2014) - Piksel, a global provider of video monetization software and solutions, today announced that Ginny Taane has rejoined the Piksel team as Senior Service Delivery Manager in the Middle East ...

Tropical Storm Bertha skirts NJ, but rip currents reach the Shore
“Everybody had a great time.” Kruzdlo, a senior service hydrologist in the NWS's Mt. Holly office, said the worst of the rip currents on the Jersey coast attributable to Bertha were likely gone. “We peaked,” he said. “It's not going to be any worse ...

'True navy legend' Shiu Hang Che retires
And in the senior service where crisp uniforms are an absolute requirement, Shiu played a vital role in shipboard life. "At 88 years old, we salute a true navy legend, and wish him well in his retirement," the navy says. He's been laundryman, a ...

Amada Senior Care's Michael Demoratz Elected as Officer of Commission for ...
Amada Senior Care's Michael Demoratz Elected as Officer of Commission for ...

Prenzler deflects Suarez criticism of business
In a press release, Suarez provided documents from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Service which identified 86 violations at the center in 2013 and 2014. Raising the issue is germane to the campaign, Suarez said, because “Kurt made his ...

Middletown Senior Center hosts tomato contest
“The idea was brought to us by a local business that does senior home care,” said Heidi Geores, senior service coordinator. “Older people enjoy gardening and we want to build a community activity.” The contest is open to anyone over the age of 60 who ...

Senior-care program looks for volunteers
It may be as simple as providing a phone number to a service agency or creating a list of medications, but sometimes the simplest of tasks are all a senior citizen needs to live more comfortably and independently, and now Share the Care — a new and ...

Woman charged with stealing from Washington County Elder Care
BARTLESVILLE — A 51-year-old Tulsa woman was charged Thursday in Washington County District Court with felony embezzlement involving more than $138,000 in funds belonging to Washington County Elder Care. Washington County District Judge ...

Former Hatfield student relieved of command of Royal Navy ship over 'affair' claim
Cdr Sarah West, the first female commander of a Royal Navy warship in the half a millennia history of the Senior Service, took charge of Type 23 frigate HMS Portland in May 2012. Cdr West left the Hatfield-based university with a degree in Mathematics, ...

Friday, Aug. 8, 2014: Gubernatorial debates, balloon litter, veterinary law ...
Friday, Aug. 8, 2014: Gubernatorial debates, balloon litter, veterinary law ...

Stay at home
The Aug. 2 BDN editorial, “Pay the Maine nursing homes, but don't forget the fight to keep seniors independent,” included a reference to an AARP survey in which 80 percent of respondents said it's extremely or very important that they remain at home as ...

Funds bought these 5 senior care stocks last quarter
To build this list we took companies working in senior care, residential senior care, as well as cardiovascular and orthopedic technology. We then narrowed it to companies who had experienced an uptick in share purchases by 5% or more, a significant ...

Clear Advantages For Google Glass In Senior Care
Seniors are not always among the first groups that people expect to adopt new technology. The Pew Research Center has found that just 18 percent of people over 65 use tablets, and similarly small numbers have smartphones. However, one new technology ...

Elder care, a community health forum
As the baby boomer generation ages and people live longer, individuals and communities are considering how to accommodate the elderly population. Financial advisers encourage us to save for our retirement, but a lot of other kinds of planning should be ...

Senior Care of Bridgeton hosts mock wedding with a country feel
Senior Care of Bridgeton recently held a mock wedding. The groom was Frank Gross and his bride was Shirley Lawrence. The wedding had a country theme with a special surprise visit from "Dolly Parton," who was a little upset that Frank was no longer ...

Cheers: UNF grad honored for volunteer spirit
With such an inspiring record of service, it's no wonder why Ashchi received UNF's Senior Service award during the school's recent summer commencement. The award is given by UNF's alumni association to honor outstanding volunteer service by a ...

East Windsor agrees to designate 56 acres to senior housing, resolving years ... - The Times, Trenton
East Windsor agrees to designate 56 acres to senior housing, resolving years ...

Elder Care: Advise on caring for your elderly love ones
Elder care has become an increasingly complex topic that must be addressed by seniors, and often times their children as well, to deal with the variety of issues aging presents. To assist caregivers in determining what steps to take in caring for their ...

Make coping with elder care a top priority
<p>The challenge of caring for aging loved ones intensifies when they are diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD), and such diagnoses are very typical as the years tick by. Alzheimer's is by far the most common of these ...

There's no such thing as a free lunch
Delpine Gray, from left, Carolyn Garvin and Spook Garvin talk with friends during lunch at the Olympia Senior Center on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Budget cuts have prompted an end to the Monday lunch service. TONY OVERMAN — Staff Photographer |Buy ...

Definitive Japantown History Book Goes to Print
Greater involvement by a new generation led to revitalization and the formation of cultural organizations like Yu-Ai Kai, a senior service organization, San Jose Taiko (a unique form of Japanese American drumming) and others. Some of the younger ...

Doing Good: Volunteers reenergize Decatur senior care home
Taking advantage of the sunny weather on a recent Saturday, 25 volunteers from the Painters Union, Georgia Trade Up and the law firm of Morgan and Morgan revived the Mountain View Personal Care Home in Decatur. The project is a part of Barbara ...

Bloomberg: Senior Care Founder Reaches Billionaire Status
An aging population, a decades-worth of revenue growth and an extensive post-acute network has ushered the founder of one nursing home operator into billionaire status, reports Bloomberg. All of these elements have been a boon to Life Care Centers of ...

Long term senior care to be discussed at forum in Owensboro
Agency representatives, caregivers and interested citizens in Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union and Webster counties are invited to participate in this public forum on aging services and long term care for the elderly and individuals ...

Warrant Issued in Elder Care Theft
A local woman is wanted after reports show she may have stolen more than 138 thousand dollars from Elder Care. According to a probable cause affidavit, Carol Louise Hobbs embezzled more the money over nearly four years by writing checks to herself or ...


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