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Aug 21, 2020, 14:34 ET AAG Employees Honor Family Members for National Senior Citizen's Day

In celebration of National Senior Citizen's Day, employees of American Advisors Group (AAG) worked together to share a special video to honor the...


Aug 21, 2020, 12:57 ET Business of Aging Free Virtual Event Will Focus on Technology and Older People

St. Mary Development's annual Business of Aging event will be virtual this year and free, although registration is required. The online event will...


Aug 21, 2020, 09:59 ET Clare Oaks And Bondholders Reach Agreement Supported By Creditors' Committee On Future Of Retirement Community

The majority bondholders and Clare Oaks, the owner and operator of a continuing care retirement community outside of Chicago, announced that they...


Aug 20, 2020, 16:10 ET Astiva Health Received Their Knox-Keene License from the California Department of Managed Health Care

Astiva Health, Inc. today announced that it has received approval for a full-service Knox-Keene license from the California Department of Managed...


Aug 20, 2020, 13:15 ET AARP Awards Five PA Organizations with Community Grants as Part of Record-Breaking Nationwide Program

Today, AARP announced five Pennsylvania organizations will receive 2020 Community Challenge grants – part of the largest number of grantees to date...


Aug 20, 2020, 11:21 ET Astiva Health Has Received Their Knox-Keene License from the California Department of Managed Health Care

Astiva Health, Inc. today announced that it has received approval for a full-service Knox-Keene license from the California Department of Managed...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:24 ET Michael J. Fox Foundation Announces Relaunch of Parkinson's Podcast

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research (MJFF) announces the re-launch of its Parkinson's Podcast — a monthly conversation hosted by...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:07 ET Link-age, Morrison Living Begin Partnership

Link-age Solutions, the group purchasing arm of the three interconnected companies of Link-age, has announced a new partnership with Morrison Living, ...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:03 ET Larry King And Jacobi Niv Launch Royal Age E-commerce And Education Platform As An Emergency Act To Meet Immediate Needs Of Seniors During COVID-19

Larry King and Jacobi Niv announce the launch of their e-commerce and education platform, Royal Age, created to meet the needs of today's senior...


Aug 20, 2020, 09:57 ET AARP Introduces Alcove Virtual Reality App on Oculus Quest to Help Families Stay Connected

AARP Innovation Labs today released Alcove for Oculus Quest, a virtual reality home that helps families and friends stay connected and discover new...


Aug 20, 2020, 09:32 ET AARP Launches Biggest Illinois Voter Education Campaign

Rallying the support of its 1.7 million members and all older adults across the state, AARP Illinois on Wednesday launched a major campaign to Vote...


Aug 20, 2020, 08:41 ET ZVOX Introduces New Voice-Clarifying Speaker With 12 Levels of Dialogue Boost, Including Revolutionary SuperVoice Technology

ZVOX Audio, the innovative audio (and hearing) company, introduced a compact speaker that features the company's new SuperVoice dialogue clarifying...


Aug 20, 2020, 08:39 ET The Carrington at Lincolnwood Names New Executive Director

THE CARRINGTON AT LINCOLNWOOD, a rental senior living community located on Northeast Parkway, announces the appointment of Tom Whitaker as new...


Aug 19, 2020, 14:53 ET Watercrest Naples Receives Award of Merit as Best Service Enriched Senior Community in the PCBC 2020 Gold Nugget Awards

Watercrest Senior Living Group and United Properties are pleased to announce that Watercrest Naples Assisted Living and Memory Care was selected as...


Aug 18, 2020, 19:07 ET AARP's First Original Movie CARE TO LAUGH Now Available on Video on Demand

AARP announced today that its first feature length film, CARE TO LAUGH, is available across all major VOD platforms for rental or purchase. The...


Aug 18, 2020, 12:08 ET Helpbox. A startup brasileira que possibilitou cuidar dos idosos em meio à pandemia, sem risco de contaminação do COVID-19.

Durante a pandemia, Helpbox, startup brasileira focada em cuidados de idoso criou um dispositivo inteligente, que otimiza o atendimento à pessoa...


Aug 18, 2020, 10:07 ET Tuscan Gardens Senior Living "Hug Wall" Reunites Seniors with Family Members and Loved Ones Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

With much of the world still shut down from the onset of COVID-19, a large portion of assisted living facilities – and their residents – remain on...


Aug 18, 2020, 09:37 ET NCOA Launches Modernized Tool to Simplify the Complicated Process of Choosing a Medicare Plan--Just in Time for Open Enrollment

As Medicare Open Enrollment nears, the National Council on Aging (NCOA), a trusted national leader working to ensure that every person can age well,...


Aug 18, 2020, 09:08 ET Lutheran Social Ministries of Maryland Strengthens Leadership Team

Lutheran Social Ministries of Maryland (LSMMD) has strengthened its leadership team with the appointments of Mary Ann Costin as director of...


Aug 18, 2020, 08:38 ET Pandemic Doesn't Stop Volunteer Driver Service

83% of the seven hundred elderly and disabled clients of the TRIP volunteer driver transportation service for Riverside County California were able...


Aug 18, 2020, 08:38 ET Tivity Health Survey Series Reveals COVID-19 Impact on Older Adults

Tivity Health®, a leading national provider of fitness, nutrition and healthy lifestyle solutions including SilverSneakers®, Nutrisystem® and Prime®...


Aug 18, 2020, 08:00 ET Seniorlink's Caregiver Homes Network Receives Case Management Accreditation with Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS) Distinction by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)

Seniorlink, Inc., a leading provider of services, support and technology that engages family caregivers, is pleased to announce that its care...


Aug 18, 2020, 07:41 ET At Your Service by Christwood is servicing local Covington residents 55 or older with services ranging from home maintenance, in home care, transportation and much more!

At Your Service by Christwood is the newest established division of Christwood Retirement Community located in Covington, Louisiana a small town on...


Aug 17, 2020, 09:45 ET Senior Lifestyle Expo goes virtual to provide news, education, entertainment to older adults

As older adults and their caregivers stay safe at home, their usual avenues for entertainment, camaraderie and learning about senior goods and...


Aug 14, 2020, 14:11 ET Compassionate Care launches Hospice services

Compassionate Care is very pleased to announce its expansion into hospice services and is now admitting eligible patients for end of life care. The...