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Senior Care Comes Out On Top In Emerging Franchise Rankings
Given the senior housing industry's appetite for home care, it might not come as a surprise that in-home senior care companies have snagged top spots in a list of emerging franchises. Though home care isn't the most up-and-coming concept — when ...

Senior News for Nov. 3
CLEARLAKE >> The Highlands Senior Service Center (HSSC) will host a flu shot clinic on Nov. 12. The Lake County Department of Public Health will provide flu shots at HSSC from 9 to noon for a cost of $2. Flu vaccines are recommended for anyone 6 ...

Home Instead Senior Care Partners with Local Nonprofit and Community ...
Home Instead Senior Care Partners with Local Nonprofit and Community ...

Amada Senior Care Expands to North Houston
Amada Senior Care, premier provider of non-medical in-home care and assisted living placement counseling, recently opened their very first office in the Houston area – their North Houston location. Troy Tice , who grew up in The Woodlands , decided to ...

Amada Senior Care Expands to North Houston
Amada Senior Care, premier provider of non-medical in-home care and assisted living placement counseling, recently opened their very first office in the Houston area – their North Houston location. Troy Tice, who grew up in The Woodlands, decided to ...

Avalon Springs Health Campus Partners with Home Instead Senior Care to Host ...
Avalon Springs Health Campus Partners with Home Instead Senior Care to Host ...

Is Florida's elder care ombudsman too cozy with the nursing home industry?
There have been three different administrators in three years, and the agency now refers about half as many elder care complaints to the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration as it did under Lee. The agency's spin is that this is a good thing ...

VA benefits and elder care to be topics at Lakewood United, Nov. 6
“Living Care Radio – VA Benefits and Elder Care Planning” will be discussed by Darol Tuttle, elder law attorney and radio personality at the November 6 meeting. The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located ...

What the GOP's Congressional Victory Means for Senior Services
Republican control of Congress means that senior service programs—most of which have been frozen for years—will face growing budget pressures. At the same time, the GOP also may try to give states more flexibility in the way they provide Medicaid and ...

Aviv REIT Pays $305M For GE Senior Care Portfolio
Law360, New York (November 05, 2014, 3:03 PM ET) -- Aviv REIT Inc. has purchased more than two dozen senior care properties from a division of General Electric Credit Corp. of Tennessee for $305 million, the Chicago-based real estate investment trust ...

Opportunties available for older adults to work/receive training
Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Duluth's Workforce Development has received a grant of $263,552 from Senior Service America, Inc. "Far too many low-income older adults are among the long-term unemployed," Senior Service America Executive Director, ...

Rethinking Senior Care And Living In Westchester
Rethinking Senior Care And Living In Westchester. Laurie Yarnell goes inside the county's senior centers, where they're rethinking the idea of senior programs. By Laurie Yarnell. Many senior centers (including Rye Brook's) offer multi-generational ...

Methodist Charlton to gain senior care medical office
Serving at Methodist Charlton Senior Care is Angela Bentle, MD, a board certified internal medicine specialist with more than 12 years of medical experience treating mature adults. Dr. Bentle's focus on geriatric care is more than her profession – it's ...

Informal Elder Care By Family and Friends Worth Billions
Informal care is not really “free”: Rather, it diverts caregivers' effort from other productive activities, and the value of these displaced activities is the opportunity cost of informal elder-care. Estimates of this cost have been limited by the lack ...

Senior service day at Wewahitchka Senior Citizens
Representatives from the Area Agency on Aging of North Florida from Tallahassee will provide free applications and counseling assistance at Wewahitchka Senior Citizens from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. CT on Thursday, Nov. 15. The agency will provide ...

Medical Office cites Senior Care to open
DUNCANVILLE—Seniors in the Best Southwest area of Dallas will soon have a new family health center dedicated to their needs. Methodist Charlton Senior Care will be staffed with providers focused on internal medicine with a specialization in geriatric ...

Strong Senior Care M&A Market Hitting New Pricing Records According to New ...
Strong Senior Care M&A Market Hitting New Pricing Records According to New ...

Home Instead Senior Care is asking citizens to be a Santa to a Senior
Home Instead Senior Care is collecting gift donations for their annual Be a Santa to a Senior event until Dec. 15. "It's the Home Instead way of giving back to the community. There's going to be seniors in our community and all over the nation who are ...

Elder Care Offering Flu Shots
Elder Care of Bartlesville wrapped up their flu shot clinic last month, but still you can call an appointment for a flu shot. During a Community Connection Program on KWON, Elder Care's Stevie Williams says you can still get a flu shot. Elder Care is ...

Elder Care Offering Flu Shots
Elder Care of Bartlesville wrapped up their flu shot clinic last month, but still you can call an appointment for a flu shot. During a Community Connection Program on KWON, Elder Care's Stevie Williams says you can still get a flu shot. Elder Care is ...

Senior Housing Unit Prices Skyrocket in Record Breaking M&A Year
In addition, capitalization rates have also dropped for each segment of the senior care M&A market since 2013. For the four quarters ended Sept. 30, assisted living cap rates were down 70 basis points from 8.7% to 8%; down 60 basis points from 8.5% to ...

Crowder Instructor Receives the Senior Service Award
NEOSHO, MO.--- Cheryl Ingram has been a math/computer instructor at Crowder since 1986. In 2010, she became division chair for math and physical science. She also served as the Phi Theta Kappa advisor for five years and was named outstanding ...

Japan wants elder care robots instead of foreign workers
Japan would expect to need 1 million mostly foreign elderly care workers by 2025. Japan does not like foreign workers, so they are very motivated to get robots instead. Yomiuri Shimbun. The Japanese government plans to extend financial assistance to ...

Spellman Brady completes interior renovation at a senior care facility in Chicago
Spellman Brady & Co. recently completed the renovation of the 13th floor of The Clare, a senior care facility in Chicago, into various memory support units. The 3,642-square-foot project consists of a new activity room, a new dining room and ...

LeadingAge PA Seeks Partnership with Gov. Wolf on Senior Care
MECHANICSBURG, Pa., Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeadingAge PA, which represents more than 360 not-for-profit providers of senior housing, health care and community services, congratulates Tom Wolf on his election as the next governor of ...

LeadingAge PA Seeks Partnership with Gov. Wolf on Senior Care
MECHANICSBURG, Pa., Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeadingAge PA, which represents more than 360 not-for-profit providers of senior housing, health care and community services, congratulates Tom Wolf on his election as the next governor of ...

Home Instead Senior Care Advocates For Relationship-Based Care At G7 ...
Home Instead Senior Care Advocates For Relationship-Based Care At G7 ...

Office specializing in Senior Care opens
DUNCANVILLE—Seniors in the Best Southwest area of Dallas will soon have a new family health center dedicated to their needs. Methodist Charlton Senior Care will be staffed with providers focused on internal medicine with a specialization in geriatric ...

Home Instead Senior Care Promotes Relationship-Based Care at G7 Global ...
Home Instead Senior Care Promotes Relationship-Based Care at G7 Global ...

Essence & Verklizan Combine Forces for Superior In-home Elder Care Solution
Verklizan, a leading European provider of emergency call center platforms, has integrated Essence Smart Care - [email protected]™ solution into its UMO platform for healthcare monitoring. Essence is a global company specializing in cloud-based IoT ...

Stepfamily relationships affect elder caregiving plans
As American families increasingly become aware of the time and costs of elder caregiving, recent research has found that the quality of the relationship between stepchild and step-parent factors into a family's elder care plans. Amy Ziettlow, at the ...

State senator visits residents at Senior Care facility in Galloway
GALLOWAY TWP. - A New Jersey senator made a stop in our area Monday to meet with some of those from what he calls the "Greatest Generation". State Senator Christopher Connors visited residents at the Senior Care of Galloway facility on West Jimmie ...

PACE: A Different Model for Senior Care
DEGOLIA: So we work hard to make sure that our preventive services are provided, that problems are caught early, and begin to manage problems early. That's critical, that's a basic principle of senior care: identify a problem early, address it early ...

Family of Restaurateurs Sign On as Senior Care Franchisees
The senior care service offers the Savoie family a new way to help their community. Here's how the Savoies turned franchising into a family business. Name: Michael Savoie, operates with assistance from family. Franchise owned: Executive Care in ...

MCC-Longview's Fannan receives senior service award
Metropolitan Community College-Longview's Lisa Fannan received the Missouri Community College Association's Senior Service Award during a ceremony Nov. 5 in Branson. Fannan began her service with MCC in February 1984 as a personnel associate ...

Senior living, memory care facilities emerging in the Spring/Klein area
Proximity to hospitals, prominent business developments and major thoroughfares have also helped draw senior facilities in recent years, including Wood Glen Court, Spring Creek Village and U.S. Memory Care, to the region, according to the senior care ...

DEMENTIA: Home Instead Senior Care bids to battle issue in Burton and South ...
DEMENTIA: Home Instead Senior Care bids to battle issue in Burton and South ...

Leisureworld Senior Care Corporation Reports 2014 Third Quarter Financial ...
Leisureworld Senior Care Corporation Reports 2014 Third Quarter Financial ...

Home Instead Senior Care to host senior giving program
Home Instead Senior Care again sponsors its annual Be a Santa to a Senior program. Officials hope to collect a total of 3,000 gifts in order to help area seniors this holiday season. Gifts purchased at some area retailers can be returned unwrapped to ...

Future of elder care: meeting America's growing needs
The need for this system is clear: we have all heard about the coming crisis in elder care; as the baby boomers age, the elderly are becoming a larger percentage of the population, living longer and preferring to stay at home as long as possible. As ...

Future of elder care: meeting America's growing needs
The need for this system is clear: we have all heard about the coming crisis in elder care; as the baby boomers age, the elderly are becoming a larger percentage of the population, living longer and preferring to stay at home as long as possible. As ...

New Study Reveals Strong Support for Elder Care in Asian America
Filial piety, or “respect for one's elders,” is often an assumed common value among Asian Americans. But it's much more than a cultural stereotype, according to a new national study by AARP. The study found Asian Americans as a group are almost twice ...

NJ Assembly Speaker Prieto Addresses State's Senior Care Issues
TRENTON, N.J., Nov. 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Jersey Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto addressed major issues relating to senior care in a recent interview with LeadingAge New Jersey President and CEO Michele Kent who praised the ...

NJ Assembly Speaker Prieto Addresses State's Senior Care Issues
TRENTON, N.J., Nov. 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Jersey Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto addressed major issues relating to senior care in a recent interview with LeadingAge New Jersey President and CEO Michele Kent who praised the ...

Leisureworld Senior Care's (LWSCF) CEO, Lois Cormack on Q3 2014 Results ...
Leisureworld Senior Care's (LWSCF) CEO, Lois Cormack on Q3 2014 Results ...

Leisureworld Senior Care Given a C$14.50 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts ...
Leisureworld Senior Care Given a C$14.50 Price Target by Scotiabank Analysts ...

Family Strife Over Elder Care Consider An Elder Mediator
Sometimes disagreements and misunderstandings over elder care or inheritance issues can lead families to break apart, affecting descendants for generations. To avoid this, elder mediation is available to resolve family disputes that otherwise may go ...

Senior service vehicles vandalized
Two young men are behind bars after stealing a senior service van and damaging three others. On Saturday a van used for delivering meals to the elderly was stolen and another was vandalized. The next day two more vans were damaged by the same group ...

Owner of elder care home arrested amid sexual assault allegations
The owner of an elder care home was arrested in Auburn amid allegations of the sexual abuse of an elderly resident. Officers were called to Auburn's Adult Care in the 2700 block of Forest Ridge Drive Southeast at 9:30 p.m. Thursday by a family member ...

Leisureworld Senior Care Co. (LW) Announces Nov 14 Dividend of C$0.08
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