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11:32 ET Sharing Love at Market Street Memory Care Residence East Lake

This Valentine's Day was particularly touching at Market Street Memory Care Residence in East Lake, Fla, as six couples gathered to celebrate a...


07:39 ET FirstLight Home Care Expands Leadership Team to Support Rapid Growth

FirstLight Home Care, an award-winning provider of non-medical home care, announced today its expansion of the FirstLight leadership team to meet the ...


Feb 21, 2019, 20:15 ET Oakleaf Village at Greenville Announces Million-Dollar Designer Remodel

A grand unveiling event is set for Thursday, March 7 from 4:00 p.m. ET to 6:00 p.m. ET to showcase the million-dollar designer remodel of Oakleaf...


Feb 21, 2019, 15:20 ET Pennsylvania Nursing Home Receives Impressive Survey Score from Department of Health

The Gardens for Memory Care at Easton, a nursing home in Easton, Pennsylvania, recently underwent its rigorous annual survey from the Pennsylvania...


Feb 21, 2019, 12:15 ET The Club at Briarcliff Manor Welcomes Prospective Residents to Weekend Event

More than 125 people were on hand for the Grand Opening of the Welcome Center at The Club at Briarcliff Manor, a new senior living community...


Feb 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Edward Jones Tops $6 million in Alzheimer's Association Fundraising Efforts

Financial services firm Edward Jones, the first national presenting sponsor for the Alzheimer's Association annual Walk to End Alzheimer's®, raised...


Feb 21, 2019, 08:45 ET Beatitudes Campus Breaks Ground on New Patio Homes

Beatitudes Campus is holding a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, February 21 at 10 a.m., to mark the start of construction on the senior living...


Feb 21, 2019, 08:34 ET Grand Opening -- Come See The Radcliff, a Luxury Senior Living Retirement Residence (Now Under New Management)

A truly unique senior living environment announces its grand re-opening as The Radcliff (www.TheRadcliff.com). Located at 276 East Irving Park Road...


Feb 21, 2019, 08:00 ET Three Five Star Senior Living Communities Achieve J.D. Power Senior Living Community Certification

Three senior living communities managed by Five Star Senior Living are the first to achieve J.D. Power Senior Living Community Certification by...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:20 ET Northwestern Memorial Hospital becomes the first Level 1 Geriatric Emergency Department in Illinois

An estimated 10,000 baby boomers turn 65 every day increasing the demand for geriatric healthcare. The nation's emergency departments are on the...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:03 ET AARP Illinois applauds Gov. Pritzker for protecting retirement income and fully funding Community Care Program

AARP Illinois commends Gov. Pritzker for his continued commitment – both in his proposed budget and in his stance during his first 180 days in office ...


Feb 20, 2019, 14:00 ET Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Partners With Community Servings to Help Seniors With Congestive Heart Failure

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts has launched an innovative partnership with Boston-based nonprofit Community Servings to provide medically...


Feb 20, 2019, 13:02 ET Construction Advances at Watercrest Columbia Assisted Living and Memory Care

The leadership team of Watercrest Senior Living Group and Titan Development Real Estate Fund I are pleased to announce that construction is more than ...


Feb 20, 2019, 09:08 ET National Hearing Health Campaign Unifies Hundreds of Hearing Health Centers

Hundreds of hearing health organizations have unified in support of a common cause, launching The Campaign for Better Hearing in the United States....


Feb 20, 2019, 09:00 ET MedCore Partners and The National Realty Group (TNRG) Announce the Start of Construction on Fountainwood at Lake Houston

MedCore Partners and TNRG announce the commencement of construction on a 7-acre site on the northeast corner of W. Lake Houston Parkway and Will...


Feb 19, 2019, 13:54 ET Center For Medicare And Medicaid Services (CMS) Gives Five-Star Rating To Zarrow Pointe Nursing Center

Zarrow Pointe, Tulsa's leading retirement community for seniors, has received a five-star rating for its nursing care facility from the Center for...


Feb 19, 2019, 12:05 ET AARP Foundation Announces $1.2 Million in Grants to Help Victims of California Wildfires

AARP Foundation today announced the grant recipients of its fundraising campaign for the victims of the California wildfires. With matching funds...


Feb 19, 2019, 10:08 ET Watercrest Senior Living Group Strengthens Sales Leadership Welcoming Laurie Venden as Sales Specialist

Watercrest Senior Living Group is pleased to welcome Laurie Venden in a newly created role as sales specialist, supporting sales and marketing...


Feb 19, 2019, 10:00 ET February Clover Health Flu Shot Monitor Finds Only 63% of U.S. Seniors Have Been Immunized This Season

Today, newly conducted survey results from the February Clover Health Flu Shot Monitor reveal that only 63% of U.S. adults over 60 have gotten a flu...


Feb 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Right at Home Caregivers Create the Right Care Experience and Help Franchises Receive National Home Care Awards

Right at Home, a leading international in-home care franchise system, has announced that numerous franchises have been honored by Home Care Pulse...


Feb 19, 2019, 08:45 ET A&A Senior Living Management Expands into San Diego

A&A Senior Living Management, a leading senior living management firm, has announced its expansion into the greater San Diego area. A&A, which has a...


Feb 19, 2019, 08:07 ET Assisted Living Locators Partners With Southwestern Consulting To Advance Franchisee Sales Training Amidst Record Franchise Recruitment Growth

Assisted Living Locators, a leading senior care placement franchisor, announced today it is partnering with Southwestern Consulting, a global sales...


Feb 19, 2019, 07:00 ET FirstLight Home Care Partners with HNC Virtual Solutions

FirstLight Home Care, a leading national provider of non-medical home care, is announcing a new partnership with HNC Virtual Solutions, a global...


Feb 17, 2019, 19:01 ET UK-based Biotech Company, AKLRD, Rewarded for Unique Approach to Drug Development by UK Government's Innovation Body

AKL Research and Development (AKLRD) today announces its investigational medicine for osteoarthritis (OA) has been awarded a prestigious grant from...


Feb 14, 2019, 18:30 ET Helpful Tips to Ensure a Lasting Caregiver/Client Relationship

In honor of National Caregivers Day (February 15), Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care services, is offering...