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Reliance Medical Centers Looks Ahead to Being the Area’s Best Neighbor with Tampa "Welcome to the Neighborhood" Farmer’s Market Event

Reliance Medical Centers Looks Ahead to Being the Area’s Best Neighbor with Tampa "Welcome to the Neighborhood" Farmer’s Market Event

Reliance Medical Centers, a popular Central Florida Primary Care Doctor’s Office is celebrating its new Tampa Lowry Park location with free Farmer's Market for senior adults on Tuesday, August 16, 2022. - August 12, 2022 - Reliance Medical Centers

Witlingo Launches Social Audio Channel for Local Governments

Witlingo Launches Social Audio Channel for Local Governments

Residents are able to engage with their local government by submitting digital audio posts and listening to posts from other residents. - August 11, 2022 - Witlingo

AustinUp Presents Age My Way Q&A, a Free Webinar Series Sharing Input and Ideas Toward Making Austin a More Age-Friendly City

In May 2022, AustinUP presented Age My Way, an event for Older Americans Month that focused on community progress through the Age-Friendly Austin plan, and was designed to gain valuable feedback from our older community members. Interactive breakout sessions covered the following topics, and now it is time to share that feedback with the greater Austin community. - August 09, 2022 - Cummings Realty

AustinUP Continues “50+ in ATX” Job Fair Series with Job Resources for Older Adult Job Seekers

AustinUP and AARP will present the next 50+ in ATX Job Fair on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 10 AM-12 noon at Shalom Austin, 7300 Hart Ln, Austin, TX 78731. Admission is free, but registration is requested via www.austinup.org/events. - August 03, 2022 - Cummings Realty

National Institute for Fitness and Sport Partners with Porter Hills Village and Cook Valley Estates to Expand the Community’s Senior Lifestyle Programming

National Institute for Fitness and Sport Partners with Porter Hills Village and Cook Valley Estates to Expand the Community’s Senior Lifestyle Programming

The National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS) is pleased to announce a partnership with Porter Hills Village and Cook Valley Estates, retirement communities in Grand Rapids, Michigan. NIFS will be expanding upon the community’s existing offerings and providing individualized services... - July 27, 2022 - NIFS

Austin Senior Resource Alliance Continues 55+ Seminar Series with Thriving in Retirement: Senior Living Options.

Join Cyndi Cummings on August 3, 2022, for a special presentation on Thriving in Retirement: Senior Living Options. More and more retirees of all ages are relocating to active adult and senior living communities all around the country, and this free seminar will help attendees learn more about all that is involved in this process and the important decisions that are faced. - July 27, 2022 - Cummings Realty

LT Senior Services to Host Aging Well Expo

LT Senior Services to Host Aging Well Expo

LT Senior Services is excited to announce the return of the annual Aging Well Expo on September 27, 2022, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM, at the Lakeway Activity Center. Co-sponsored by Alzheimer’s Texas, the Aging Well Expo will feature special presentations by medical, financial, and wellness experts, including Mica Alvarado of Alzheimer's Texas, Dr. Mark Carlson of Be Well MD, Medicare Expert Scott Gidley, and Dr. Laura Salazar of Baylor Scott & White Health. - July 26, 2022 - Cummings Realty

Aging Masterfully - a Seminar Series for Older Adults

Austin has one of the nation’s fastest growing populations of older adults. AustinUP and Austin Public Library have partnered to present this in-person seminar series featuring professionals who will guide attendees through the issues and solutions to help prepare our community for the future of aging. - July 26, 2022 - Cummings Realty

New Shopping Cart Armrest Handles for Mobility-Impaired Shoppers

New Shopping Cart Armrest Handles for Mobility-Impaired Shoppers

Byrd Enterprises recently announced the availability of their new Shopping Cart Armrest Handles for integration into the existing shopping carts of major retailers. Shopping Cart Armrest Handles are patented shopping cart implements designed to improve the shopping experience of in-store retail... - July 21, 2022 - Byrd Enterprises

Husband-and-Wife Team Turn Tragedy Into Innovative New Business

Husband-and-Wife Team Turn Tragedy Into Innovative New Business

A Gloucestershire-based couple have turned their personal experiences with grief and loss into a revolutionary new app. LOCKET, a digital letter of wishes, seeks to disrupt the traditional Wills and Probate market by offering consumers an easy way to crystallise their intentions before they pass away. - July 20, 2022 - Moonfire Ltd

AloeMD Signs Top Pickleball Pro Tyson McGuffin

AloeMD Signs Top Pickleball Pro Tyson McGuffin

AloeMD, LLC (Dallas, TX), creator of pickleball’s “go-to” patented topical cream for pain and injury recovery, solidifies its place at the elite level of the sport by signing Tyson McGuffin as its premier Pro Partner. McGuffin, one of the most talented and recognizable Pro... - July 14, 2022 - AloeMD

Unique Approach to Funeral Services Now Available in Sarasota & Naples, Florida

Unique Approach to Funeral Services Now Available in Sarasota & Naples, Florida

Sarasota and Naples are two of the newest locations for Baldwin Brothers Funeral & Cremation Society, Florida’s cremation and funeral services leader. - July 08, 2022 - Baldwin Brothers, A Funeral & Cremation Society

Husson University’s School of Physical Therapy to Provide Arthritis Self-Management Workshop

Husson’s School of Physical Therapy announced today that it will be hosting a free arthritis self-management workshop on July 16, 2022 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the University’s Research and Education Center at 79 Marshall Road in Bangor, Maine. “This is an outstanding... - July 07, 2022 - Husson University

The Westfield Foundation Provides Support for WISE Connect Program at The Gateway Family YMCA

Grant Funding Enables YMCA to Support Vulnerable Demographic - June 12, 2022 - The Gateway Family YMCA

Top Winnebago County Republicans Praise GOP Chairman for Leadership

Top Winnebago County Republicans Praise GOP Chairman for Leadership

Winnebago County Board Chairman Joe Chiarelli, County Sheriff Gary Caruana, and Loves Park Mayor Greg Jury met with Winnebago County Republican Central Committee Chairman Eli Nicolosi to assess the leadership structure of the local Republican Party. Mr. Nicolosi discussed his successful... - June 04, 2022 - Winnebago County Republican Central Committee

Isaac Health Launches Affordable, Convenient Specialist Memory Clinic Services at Home

Isaac Health Launches Affordable, Convenient Specialist Memory Clinic Services at Home

Isaac Health is a national provider of dementia care via a virtual platform from the safety of your home. They diagnose, treat, manage, and coordinate care for you in collaboration with your physician, loved ones, and/or senior living community - June 04, 2022 - Isaac Health

The PAWS NY 2022 Annual Spring Benefit Raises $60,500 with Support from Community and Dedicated Volunteers

130 People Came Together at the Monarch Rooftop to Raise Funds and Awareness for People and Pets in Need. - May 26, 2022 - PAWS NY

NJ Ombudsman Hosting Webinar: the 25 Most Common Nursing Home Problems and How to Resolve Them

NJ Ombudsman Hosting Webinar: the 25 Most Common Nursing Home Problems and How to Resolve Them

The NJ Long-Term Care Ombudsman and FACE NJ present advocate Eric Carlson to discuss common long-term care problems and how to resolve them. - May 24, 2022 - NJ Long-Term Care Ombudsman

The Gateway Family YMCA Celebrates National Senior Health & Fitness Day® on May 25

The Gateway Family YMCA Participates in National Wellness Event to Promote Healthy Lifestyles for Older Adults. - May 23, 2022 - The Gateway Family YMCA

National Institute for Fitness and Sport Partners with Wellzesta to Provide Expert Health & Fitness Content Through Their Engagement Platform for Senior Living Residents

National Institute for Fitness and Sport Partners with Wellzesta to Provide Expert Health & Fitness Content Through Their Engagement Platform for Senior Living Residents

The National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS) is pleased to announce a partnership with Wellzesta, a technology solutions company serving the eldercare industry with engagement and wellness platforms. Wellzesta Life, a senior living engagement & wellness software platform created by... - May 18, 2022 - NIFS

SimpleCremationUSA.com Launches Website Offering Low-Cost Cremation Services

SimpleCremationUSA.com Launches Website Offering Low-Cost Cremation Services

SimpleCremationUSA.com announces the launch of its online cremation services website. The platform allows customers to locate cremation services in their area and to arrange a cremation conveniently from any connected device. Funeral homes and crematoriums are able to register as cremation service providers on the platform, to process and be paid for cremation orders through the website. The website allows customers to arrange a cremation for immediate and future needs. - April 26, 2022 - SimpleCremationUSA.com

Plymouth Place to Host a Great Unearthing on Earth Day Weekend

In order to make way for an exciting new development, Plymouth Place in La Grange Park, IL, will be giving away perennials on its East campus to residents, staff and the surrounding community. The event will kick off with the Boy Scouts unearthing more than 10,000 perennials on Saturday, April 23. - April 22, 2022 - Plymouth Place

Rose M. Johnson Honored as a VIP Member for 2022 by P.OW.E.R. (Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized)

Rose M. Johnson Honored as a VIP Member for 2022 by P.OW.E.R. (Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized)

Rose M. Johnson of Centennial, Colorado has been honored as a VIP member for 2022 by P.O.W.E.R. (Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized) for her outstanding achievements and contributions in the field of healthcare. About Rose M. Johnson Rose M. Johnson is the owner of Rustic... - April 12, 2022 - P.O.W.E.R. Professional Organization of Women of Excellence Recognized

Spectrum News NY1 Recognizes Joseph H. Girven, Executive Director Carnegie East House, as "New Yorker of the Week"

Spectrum News NY1 Recognizes Joseph H. Girven, Executive Director Carnegie East House, as "New Yorker of the Week"

Spectrum News NY1 ran a feature story highlighting the considerable contributions of Executive Director, Joseph Girven, "New Yorker of the Week." The producers of the popular spot aim to highlight "local heroes" and Mr. Girven fit the bill. In March 2020, when the initial impact... - April 07, 2022 - Carnegie East House

In New Book, Long-term Care Expert Details How Adult Children Can Help Aging Parents Find a Path That Doesn't Destroy Relationships or Create Financial Havoc

In New Book, Long-term Care Expert Details How Adult Children Can Help Aging Parents Find a Path That Doesn't Destroy Relationships or Create Financial Havoc

At some point, a switch occurs. Adult children become the caretakers and decision-makers when aging parents need care. This role swapping can be gradual or catch everyone by surprise. When life-altering decisions are left to chance, finances can be ruined and families torn apart. In “How Not To Tear Your Family Apart,” extended and long-term care expert Carroll S. Golden lays the groundwork for proactive planning steps to make caring for a loved one an easier process. - April 06, 2022 - Bublish

Baldwin Brothers, Florida’s Premier End of Life Service Providers

Baldwin Brothers, Florida’s Premier End of Life Service Providers

Baldwin Brothers also include the groundbreaking option to convert ashes into solidified remains called parting stones in their offerings. - April 04, 2022 - Baldwin Brothers, A Funeral & Cremation Society

C.A.M.P Brings New Hope to Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

C.A.M.P Brings New Hope to Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients

A recent study conducted of CAMP (Cognitive Assessment & Memory Program), a neuro-digital health platform, has yielded exciting results for those suffering from mild to moderate cognitive impairment. - March 17, 2022 - campformemory.com

Historical Hidden Figure Who Helped Pioneer GPS Reveals Insights Into How She Revolutionized Technology Across the World

Historical Hidden Figure Who Helped Pioneer GPS Reveals Insights Into How She Revolutionized Technology Across the World

At 90 years old, Dr. Gladys B. West decided to share her memoir, "It Began with a Dream" to reveal how she rose from poverty on a small farm in Virginia, to becoming a mathematician leading to her instrumental part in inventing the Global Positioning System (GPS). In her book, she... - March 16, 2022 - Dr. Gladys B. West

Carnegie East House Recognized as a Most Trusted Senior Care Service Provider in Insights Care Magazine

Carnegie East House Recognized as a Most Trusted Senior Care Service Provider in Insights Care Magazine

Carnegie East House, a nonprofit senior housing community, has received national recognition as one of the "10 Most Trusted Senior Care Service Providers 2021" by Insights Care Magazine. The baby boomer generation is propelling enormous growth in population worldwide. Today, there are... - February 06, 2022 - Carnegie East House

Silver Swans® Austin Takes Flight Helping Senior Citizens Remain Healthy in Uncertain Times

The Royal Academy of Dance developed Silver Swans® based on a four-year research project into dance practice for older learners. Silver Swans® classes have been specifically designed and adapted for safety for the over 55’s. Classes are only taught by Silver Swans® licensees to include Silver Swans Austin. - January 23, 2022 - Silver Swans Austin

Lily Lisa, Philanthropist, Receives Certificate of Recognition from the City of La Puente for Her Kindness

Lily Lisa, Philanthropist, Receives Certificate of Recognition from the City of La Puente for Her Kindness

Philanthropist and Entrepreneur, Lily Lisa continues support of La Puente seniors and homeless by donating pandemic supplies. - January 14, 2022 - Lily Lisa

Oasis Senior Advisors Central Ohio Named National Franchise of the Year

Oasis Senior Advisors Central Ohio Named National Franchise of the Year

At the Oasis Senior Advisors national conference held in Fort Lauderdale, Oasis Senior Advisors Central Ohio was named the Franchise of the year. - December 29, 2021 - Oasis Senior Advisors Central Ohio

Baker Pool, a St. Louis Hot Spring Hot Tub Dealer Serving Pacific and Webster Groves Publishes Senior Health Guide

Baker Pool, a St. Louis Hot Spring Hot Tub Dealer Serving Pacific and Webster Groves Publishes Senior Health Guide

Hot Tub and Portable Spa Store Shares Helpful Tips to Improve Health for Seniors - December 26, 2021 - Baker Pool & Spa

Lifespire’s Zahir Mohammed Recognized with Direct Support Professional of the Year Award 2021

Lifespire’s Zahir Mohammed Recognized with Direct Support Professional of the Year Award 2021

Community Care Rx honored the dedicated and compassionate individuals that comprise the Direct Support Professionals community. In light of the recent heath crisis created by the pandemic, Community Care Rx saw the incredible lengths direct support professionals (DSPs) went to ensure the safety, well-being and inclusion in the community of the people they support. - December 21, 2021 - Lifespire, Inc.

PAWS NY Joins the 2022 United Airlines NYC Half as a Charity Partner

The organization has participated as a Charity Partner for the United Airlines NYC Half each year since 2016. - December 12, 2021 - PAWS NY

Activate Brain & Body Begins Pre-Sale, Previews Its Innovative Biophilic Interior Designed to Enhance Brain Health

Activate Brain & Body Begins Pre-Sale, Previews Its Innovative Biophilic Interior Designed to Enhance Brain Health

Activate Brain & Body Holdings begins pre-sale for the first-of-its-kind brain health center opening in January. The company’s unique biophilic design style — a strong connection to nature — will help members build better brain and body health and support the company’s efforts to re-invent fitness as upstream preventive healthcare. - December 09, 2021 - Act!vate Brain & Body

Local Professionals Form Task Force to Help South Carolina's Aging Seniors Get Essential Long-Term Care Without Financial Obligation Thanks to Medex Solutions Network Inc

Local Professionals Form Task Force to Help South Carolina's Aging Seniors Get Essential Long-Term Care Without Financial Obligation Thanks to Medex Solutions Network Inc

They have assembled a local task force of senior care professionals and resources to help aging seniors & their families make the transition to long-term care. Some the issues that their free consulting service solve are reducing the time to move into a long-term care community, reducing the stress of selling a home to receive funding for long term-care, and getting aging seniors the care they need quicker without the stress of financial obligations. - December 06, 2021 - Medex Solutions Network Inc.

Majestic Residences Assisted Living Franchise System Expands to Dominican Republic with a Master Franchise Agreement with SaritaCelestec Homes

Majestic Residences is proud to announce their international expansion to Latin America & The Caribbean Islands. The Dominican Republic will host the first of many Majestic Residences residential assisted living homes under a new Master Franchise licensing agreement with CEO Lucia Sarita of The SaritaCelestec Homes. “We’re excited to create new higher standards for assisted living homes in the Dominican Republic,” stated Majestic Residences Co-Founder and CEO, Chuck Bongiovanni. - November 29, 2021 - Majestic Residences

150,000 Caregivers Helped Develop New Caregiver.com Family Caregiving Guides

Leading national caregiving educators share lessons learned from the family caregivers at 297 Fearless Caregiver Conferences in Family Caregiving Guides. Available at Caregiver.com. - November 16, 2021 - Caregiver.com, Inc.

CT Family Caregivers to Receive Answers to their Questions at Online Fearless Caregiver Conference Dec. 1

For 20 years, Today's Caregiver magazine has been running educational events in Connecticut and throughout the nation. This year's Fearless Caregiver Conference will be held online. The 2021 Connecticut Fearless Caregiver event will be held virtually on December 1 from 10:00am to 1:00pm. - November 15, 2021 - Caregiver.com, Inc.

Medicare Supplement Association Reports 49 Percent Website Traffic Growth

Fueled by seniors seeking local Medicare insurance agents the American Association for Medicare Supplement Insurance reported website traffic has increased by 49 percent. "The number of individuals visiting the Association's website since the beginning of Medicare's Open Enrollment has... - November 14, 2021 - American Association for Medicare Supplement Insurance

"True Joy for the Retired" - This Book Reveals a Major Breakthrough in Unleashing the Power of Appreciation, Love and Inclusion Between Generations

"True Joy for the Retired" - This Book Reveals a Major Breakthrough in Unleashing the Power of Appreciation, Love and Inclusion Between Generations

Paulina Kay loves sharing the stories of the virtues in old age. Growing up in Mexico with an older father and being very close to her grandmother, she experienced firsthand the active role the elderly play in providing wisdom and support to the younger generation and their communities. - November 10, 2021 - Paulina Kay

New Puzzle Game Features a Special Class of Words to Challenge Dedicated Word Nerds

New Puzzle Game Features a Special Class of Words to Challenge Dedicated Word Nerds

Original new word game titled, "Write Right" based on homophones, words pronounced alike but with different meanings, origins or spelling. - November 09, 2021 - Patricia Coil

Activate Brain & Body Chooses Cincinnati for First Brain Health Center. Focus on Upstream Preventive Healthcare Can Provide Important Quality of Life Benefits.

Activate Brain & Body Chooses Cincinnati for First Brain Health Center. Focus on Upstream Preventive Healthcare Can Provide Important Quality of Life Benefits.

(Cincinnati) Activate Brain & Body Holdings, Inc. is opening the first-of-its-kind brain health center designed to help members maintain healthy, active lifestyles by taking charge of the way they age – cognitively and physically. Years of research and trial programs have informed the development of this innovative brain health center, scheduled to open in January 2022 in Cincinnati. - November 08, 2021 - Act!vate Brain & Body

The Future of Senior Living is Finally Open in Middletown – and Already the "Best of" Upstate Delaware

The Future of Senior Living is Finally Open in Middletown – and Already the "Best of" Upstate Delaware

Meadowcrest, Middletown’s first and only full-service retirement community is now open and welcoming new residents every day to their brand new, state-of-the-art community filled with exceptional amenities, convenient services and new friends to enjoy them with. Since opening in early September, the community is on-pace to welcome more than 60 residents in its first 60 days of operation – an extraordinary feat, especially in today’s world. Not only that, Meadowcrest at Middletown - November 03, 2021 - Vantage Point Retirement Living

Assistance Home Care Receives BBB TORCH Award

Assistance Home Care Receives BBB TORCH Award

Assistance Home Care, providing senior home care services, is a 2021 Better Business Bureau® (BBB®) TORCH Award winner for BBB Serving Eastern & Southwest Missouri & Southern Illinois. - October 22, 2021 - Assistance Home Care

PAWS NY Resumes Housecall Program to Help Clients and Pets in Need

PAWS NY Resumes Housecall Program to Help Clients and Pets in Need

The organization also launches “No PAW Left Behind,” a campaign to fulfill all current client needs. - October 14, 2021 - PAWS NY

PharmD Live® Closes “Healthy Aging Month”

PharmD Live® ends Healthy Aging Month with a new article from CEO Cynthia Nwaubani, PharmD BCGP CMTM, called “Polypharmacy: The New Senior Health Crisis.” Polypharmacy is the routine and concurrent patient use of five or more medications - including prescription, over-the-counter... - October 13, 2021 - PharmD Live

FL Experts Answer’s Caregiving Questions at Tampa’s Virtual Fearless Caregiver Conference Oct. 14

National caregiving panel will include Florida Secretary on Aging, Richard Prudom. The 2021 Tampa area event will be held virtually on October 14 from 10:00am to 1:00pm hosted by Today's Caregiver magazine and Caregiver.com. Register now at Caregiver.com - October 08, 2021 - Caregiver.com, Inc.

Cardinal Ritter Senior Services Announces Memory Care Facility Expansion

One of St. Louis' largest senior living communities to build $6.9 million dementia care neighborhoods. - October 02, 2021 - Cardinal Ritter Senior Services

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