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Listed below are the last 100 news headlines posted to The Network of Care for Seniors & People with Disabilities. You can also use the search box to find archived news headlines by keyword.

Gov. Kay Ivey marks $18 million for COVID-19 tests, surveillance in nursing homes
Montgomery Advertiser
7/7/2020

State report: Covid-19 entered nursing homes through staff, admission policy not to blame
Buffalo News
7/7/2020

African American Breast Cancer Survivor says - "Mammograms are not enough," - launches workshops for women
Westside Gazette
7/7/2020

Kings Mountain woman running for House seat
Gaston Gazette
7/7/2020

Two more employees test positive for COVID-19 at Cumberland County nursing home
Patriot-News
7/7/2020

Dauphin County nursing home fires employee seen in video throwing drink on resident
Patriot-News
7/6/2020

Auburn nursing home confirms one resident tests positive for COVID-19
The Citizen
7/6/2020

Grand Forks facilities for developmentally disabled reopen, as pandemic fatigue wears on
Grand Forks Herald
7/6/2020

Lexington has 76 new COVID-19 cases over weekend, new death at nursing home
Lexington Herald-Leader
7/6/2020

Dedicated nursing home worker dies of COVID-19 after refusing to abandon patients
Canton Repository
7/6/2020

Workers: Nursing home failed to follow rules
Register-Herald
7/5/2020

Husband and wife at a local nursing home haven't been able to visit each other in over 100 days
Intelligencer Journal
7/5/2020

Commission discusses race relations, policing
Jacksonville Journal-Courier
7/5/2020

7 more people died of COVID-19 in Lancaster County nursing homes: coroner
Intelligencer Journal
7/4/2020

Nursing homes, care facilities remain cautious about COVID-19 spread
Standard-Speaker
7/4/2020

Independence Associates offers virtual programs for youths with disabilities
Wicked Local South/Mariner
7/4/2020

Bill O?Boyle: DHS encourages choices to protect individuals with disabilities
Times Leader
7/4/2020

Cat Cafe in Zillah faces double pandemic challenge as a restaurant and nonprofit
Yakima Herald-Republic
7/4/2020

R.I. nursing homes defend coronavirus care after Raimondo challenge
Providence Journal
7/3/2020

COVID-19 spreads to nearly all residents at Brunswick nursing home
Brunswick News
7/3/2020

Bay State Bank launches fundraising drive for NEADS
Telegram & Gazette
7/3/2020

Maplewood Nursing Home worker tests positive for COVID-19
Keene Sentinel
7/3/2020

Here is how many days Pa. nursing homes need to go without new cases they can reopen
Intelligencer Journal
7/2/2020

Is moving coronavirus patients between hospitals and nursing homes contributing to deaths and higher risk?
Morning Call
7/2/2020

Casey report: Trump administration ignored warnings, had failed response to COVID-19 in nursing homes
Beaver County Times
7/2/2020

Federal funds totaling $9 million tabbed for infection control in nursing homes
Jacksonville Daily Progress
7/2/2020

Nursing homes wait for clearance before allowing visitors
Pine Bluff Commercial
7/1/2020

State nursing home data questioned
The Record-Eagle
7/1/2020

CapMetro driver dies after contracting coronavirus, officials say
Austin American-Statesman
7/1/2020

Illinois is facing a ‘critically low’ blood shortage and needs donors, including Black donors, who are essential to sickle cell patients.
Chicago Tribune
7/1/2020

Lexington reports 39 new COVID-19 cases. New death is another nursing home resident
Lexington Herald-Leader
7/1/2020

Republicans say requiring nursing homes to accept COVID-19 patients may have killed ‘thousands’
Patriot-News
7/1/2020

Pennsylvania's process to reopen nursing homes requires 28 days without new COVID-19 cases
Intelligencer Journal
6/30/2020

Washington not meeting its goal to test nursing home residents and staff for coronavirus
The Daily World
6/30/2020

PM, Scheer blame one another for blocking emergency disability benefit
Red Deer Advocate
6/30/2020

North Island-Powell River MP frustrated with disability aid plan
Comox Valley Record
6/30/2020

COVID-19 testing in NC nursing homes to be expanded to all residents, staff
News & Observer
6/30/2020

COVID surge hits Lodi: Nursing home has 52 cases among patients, staff
Lodi News-Sentinel
6/30/2020

Ewings: I am a 30-year-old Black man, and many of those victims of police could have been me.
San Diego Union-Tribune
6/30/2020

Lancaster County nursing home has seen the highest COVID-19 death toll in Pa. and answers are needed
Intelligencer Journal
6/29/2020

Inside Kansas nursing home trying to stave off virus, loneliness abounds
Topeka Capital Journal
6/29/2020

Pathfinder Village honors employees for 80 years of service
Observer-Dispatch
6/29/2020

Your NJ medical marijuana is about to get cheaper: Here's why
Asbury Park Press
6/29/2020

Weekend COVID-19 toll: 93 new cases in Lexington; 2 from nursing homes, 30-year-old die
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/29/2020

Morrison nursing home allowing outdoor visits with residents
Daily Gazette
6/29/2020

Pat and Linda's Rainbow Boat: Missoula couple celebrates unique marriage
Ravalli Republic
6/29/2020

Did coronavirus kill them? A Courant investigation of death certificates in three Connecticut towns uncovers a confusing patchwork
Hartford Courant
6/28/2020

Auburn nursing home employee tests positive for COVID-19
The Citizen
6/28/2020

Shared spaces can be hard to navigate for disabled residents
San Francisco Examiner
6/28/2020

Return to work especially welcome for adults with disabilities
New Hampshire Union Leader
6/28/2020

Coronavirus update, June 27: Nursing home deaths rise; infection rate climbs
Modesto Bee
6/28/2020

Conestoga View has the most COVID-19 nursing home deaths in the state: what went wrong?
Intelligencer Journal
6/27/2020

Lancaster County coroner reports 5 COVID-19 nursing home deaths in past week
Intelligencer Journal
6/27/2020

Employee files lawsuit against Idaho's Middleton School District, claiming retaliation
Idaho Statesman
6/27/2020

Tennessee updates standards to protect patients with disabilities during COVID-19
Chattanooga Times Free Press
6/27/2020

A nurse battled a COVID-19 outbreak at Luther Acres nursing home. Then she fell ill.
Intelligencer Journal
6/26/2020

US House Republicans ask Nessel to investigate COVID-19 nursing home policy
Detroit Free Press
6/26/2020

Community Support Services plans summer camp for youth with developmental disabilities
Joplin Globe
6/26/2020

Visitors to Kentucky nursing homes and other care facilities will face strict limits
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/26/2020

Maplewood Nursing Home worker tests positive for COVID-19
Keene Sentinel
6/26/2020

Hanover Township apartment complex discriminated against disabled residents, Justice Dept. claims
Morning Call
6/26/2020

Ontario ARC facing state funding cuts
Daily Messenger
6/26/2020

These 5 Lancaster County nursing homes were fined in connection with past citations
Intelligencer Journal
6/25/2020

Area nursing homes report more COVID-19 deaths
Daily News of Newburyport
6/25/2020

As Crotched Mountain closes, other agencies say they'll step up
Keene Sentinel
6/25/2020

NC planned to test all nursing-home residents, staff for the coronavirus. What happened?
News & Observer
6/25/2020

COVID-19 outbreak at Moon nursing home claims six lives in June
Beaver County Times
6/25/2020

Minnesota disability service providers on the brink of collapse from COVID-19
Star Tribune
6/25/2020

Watch now: Central Illinois nursing homes, first responders receive over 600 face shields
Herald & Review
6/24/2020

Cayuga County Legislature approves sale of former nursing home to ACH
The Citizen
6/24/2020

Why Disability Rights Florida is suing the Broward Sheriff’s Office | Opinion
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/24/2020

After more than 20 cases of COVID-19 at a Keys nursing home, congresswoman wants answers
Florida Keys Keynoter
6/24/2020

Coronavirus outbreaks continue to slow down at Maryland nursing homes, as active cases decline by nearly 20%
Baltimore Sun
6/24/2020

'A failure of leadership.' Lawsuit filed over COVID-19 deaths at KY nursing home.
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/23/2020

No hugs, but plenty of smiles and laughter at nursing home curbside visits
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
6/23/2020

West Haven City Council members donate UConn Nation hand sanitizer
New Haven Register
6/23/2020

As coronavirus crisis hit, most nursing homes avoided major staff outbreaks
Buffalo News
6/22/2020

Jobs available at Empower
Niagara Gazette
6/22/2020

Voiceless victims of coronavirus: Quarantined nursing homes plagued by stress and loneliness
Orange County Register
6/22/2020

Nassau stroke survivor’s family had no qualms about calling 9-1-1, despite pandemic
Florida Times-Union
6/22/2020

Both parents work in nursing homes, then one got COVID-19: How this Manor. Twp. family relied on God during the pandemic
Intelligencer Journal
6/21/2020

York County nursing home sees spike in cases, increased testing likely reason
Patriot-News
6/21/2020

Baton man remembered for compassion
News-Topic
6/21/2020

Lancaster County coroner reports 6 COVID-19 nursing home deaths since last Friday
Intelligencer Journal
6/20/2020

When it comes to PPE, Quad-CIty nursing homes are 'pushed to the back'
Quad City Times
6/20/2020

Troopers: Driver outside of disabled car on I-77 in York County killed after crash
Herald
6/20/2020

These nursing homes are taking Lancaster County's help with testing and other services
Intelligencer Journal
6/19/2020

1,900 flags memorialize nursing home residents, workers who died from coronavirus
Detroit Free Press
6/19/2020

Duluth mayor tells disability rights advocate: No citywide mask requirement coming
Duluth News-Tribune
6/19/2020

The Arc awarded grant to help those with disabilities
Observer-Dispatch
6/19/2020

Ahead of Father’s Day, Maryland outlines protocol for safe outdoor visits with nursing home residents
Baltimore Sun
6/19/2020

Illinois relaxes restrictions on family visits to nursing homes -- starting now
Belleville News-Democrat
6/19/2020

COVID-19 outbreak reported at Greenville nursing home
Greenville Herald-Banner
6/18/2020

Bastrop's Silver Pines nursing home coronavirus-free, tests show
Austin American-Statesman
6/18/2020

Garden Club brings butterfly garden to nursing home
Corsicana Daily Sun
6/18/2020

How a West Baltimore nursing home has zero COVID-19 infections | COMMENTARY
Baltimore Sun
6/18/2020

Virtual meeting lets families of Pennsylvania nursing home residents ask questions
Intelligencer Journal
6/17/2020

Loris facility records most coronavirus cases in past 30 days among nursing homes in SC
Sun News
6/17/2020

Coronavirus: St. Leonard workers among around 400 Ohio long-term care worker cases
Dayton Daily News
6/17/2020

Mandan considers changing accessibility ordinance to help businesses during pandemic
Bismarck Tribune
6/17/2020