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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.

Ohio nursing home visiting rules ease, though federal guidelines remain
Hamilton Journal News
6/23/2021

Most of Idaho nursing home staffers have not received COVID-19 vaccine, federal data say
Idaho Statesman
6/23/2021

Somerville commissions shuffled under new racial and social justice department
Wicked Local Metro
6/22/2021

State orders fixes at Seattle schools after finding special education violations during pandemic
Seattle Times
6/22/2021

DeSantis gives Florida an extra $12 million in fight against Alzheimer’s, dementia
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/21/2021

Nursing aides get new pay scales at Lewis County nursing home -- $20 an hour to start
Watertown Daily Times
6/19/2021

Covid-19 still a threat in nursing homes
Tribune-Review
6/19/2021

ABLE hopes to create jobs, opportunities to serve people with disabilities
Dickinson Press
6/18/2021

COVID killed thousands in KY nursing homes. Why aren't employees taking the vaccine?
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/18/2021

Paying tribute
Newton Daily News
6/17/2021

LifeStream Services to host golf outing Aug. 18
Greensburg Daily News
6/17/2021

New Alzheimer's treatment Aduhelm may be too costly for many seniors, deepening inequities
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/16/2021

Greene County to sell 85 nursing home bed certificates
Dayton Daily News
6/16/2021

Fort Worth student with autism died after being restrained at school. What happened?
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
6/16/2021

Hanceville nursing home has highest vaccination rate in state
Cullman Times
6/15/2021

Auburn nursing home celebrates dolls for residents with dementia
The Citizen
6/15/2021

Mobile springtime: Moses Lake nursing home residents tend to indoor garden
Columbia Basin Herald
6/15/2021

Aduhelm, Biogen's new Alzheimer's drug, won FDA approval. Now doctors, patients, and insurers face tough decisions about care and cost.
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/15/2021

New Alzheimer's drug offers hope to patients
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
6/14/2021

Whatcom reaches agreement with DOJ following Americans with Disabilities Act complaints
Bellingham Herald
6/14/2021

Visitors once again welcome at the Lewis County Health System nursing home -- for now
Watertown Daily Times
6/12/2021

Kindergarten class paints rocks with orange hearts in Chilliwack for local elders
Chilliwack Progress
6/12/2021

PROGRESS 2021: Pacific Coast University celebrates with milestones
Alberni Valley Times
6/12/2021

Dementia Friendly Week activities being held June 14-19
La Crosse Tribune
6/12/2021

Coffee shop that hires disabled may come to High Point
High Point Enterprise
6/10/2021

There’s a new Alzheimer’s drug, so what’s the problem? A Johns Hopkins doctor explains.
Baltimore Sun
6/9/2021

Nursing home faces legal battle
High Point Enterprise
6/9/2021

Mental health center rejects offer from city on affordable apartment building
Missoulian
6/9/2021

War Amps Child Amputee Program makes a difference for Red Deer family
Red Deer Advocate
6/9/2021

Onto the super regional: LSU wins 'one for the ages' in heart-pounding finish over Oregon
The Advocate
6/8/2021

Pittsburgh doctors excited about 'life-changing' potential of new Alzheimer's disease drug
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
6/8/2021

Lexington mulls building new recreation center for seniors, people with disabilities
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/8/2021

Alternative baseball league starting Kalispell team
The Daily Inter Lake
6/8/2021

Federal investigators subpoena Cuomo officials in nursing home and book probe: report
The New York Daily News
6/8/2021

GOOD NEWS: Runner raising money, awareness about MS
Odessa American
6/7/2021

What's Happening: Unity, history are focus of Juneteenth celebration in Lexington
The Dispatch
6/7/2021

Lakewood man, former nursing home manager, pleads to endangering residents
Asbury Park Press
6/7/2021

Kansas Cannons find avid fans at Arc of Sedgwick County
Butler County Times-Gazette
6/7/2021

NDP announce 61 new affordable homes for Indigenous families and Elders in Mission
Mission City Record
6/6/2021

Cl.Co. Nursing Home admin.: Most families satisfied with visit policy
Press-Republican
6/5/2021

Michigan health director stands by nursing home COVID-19 death tracking
The Detroit News
6/4/2021

St. Joseph Hospital parent acquiring Bangor nursing home
Bangor Daily News
6/4/2021

Companies under pressure to comply with Ontario's new website accessibility rules
Red Deer Advocate
6/4/2021

After cutting staff at Darby nursing home, former manager pleads no contest to recklessly endangering residents.
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/3/2021

Stone Ridge to add standing wheelchair for disabled
The Ashland Daily Tidings
6/3/2021

Billings Clinic announces new stroke treatment center
Billings Gazette
6/3/2021

Lakewood man, former nursing home manager, pleads to endangering residents
Asbury Park Press
6/3/2021

Vernon working with state group to host vaccine clinic for disabled
Journal Inquirer
6/2/2021

Mike Preston: As Lional Dalton waits for new kidney, former Raven stays the same fun-loving ‘Jelly Roll’ | COMMENTARY
Baltimore Sun
6/2/2021

Medicare for All an inept name for single-payer health care
The Daily Herald
6/2/2021

Terrebonne sheriff apologizes for using R-word during council meeting
The Courier
6/2/2021

‘Saving Claremont’: Can a citizens group thwart the sale of a Cumberland County nursing home?
Patriot-News
6/1/2021

Enfield PZC: Nursing home apartment conversion plan inadequate
Journal Inquirer
6/1/2021

Lakecity resident battling kidney disease encourages annual walk participation
Williams Lake Tribune
5/30/2021

EDITORIAL: Albany needs to deliver aid to relieve staff shortages in caring for the disabled
Buffalo News
5/30/2021

CT stroke survivor who had COVID-19: 'I believe in miracles because I am one'
New Haven Register
5/30/2021

Even with $15 per hour wage, Hope Haven Area Development Center struggles to fill positions
The Hawk Eye
5/29/2021

McLean County Sheriff's Office sued over ADA discrimination
Pantagraph
5/29/2021

'Smith Lake is back': Recreation area and more now open at Fort Bragg
Fayetteville Observer
5/29/2021

NEW DETAILS: Greene County nursing home employees who lost their jobs offered new ones at local facility
Dayton Daily News
5/28/2021

Ridgecrest infrastructure committee meeting Thursday
The Daily Independent
5/28/2021

McKee signs bill setting highest staff-to-patient mandate in nation for RI nursing homes
Providence Journal
5/27/2021

Quincy police, bagpipes make Memorial Day special for nursing home residents
The Patriot Ledger
5/27/2021

Nursing home staff pickets for better conditions
Republican Herald
5/26/2021

Frederick County, Emmitsburg get money for ADA compliance fixes
Frederick News-Post
5/26/2021

Beaver County nursing home workers rally Tuesday for staffing, wages and protections for residents
Beaver County Times
5/26/2021

Seven nursing homes in Buffalo area fined for Covid-19 violations
Buffalo News
5/26/2021

Mercy Health expands cardiac services in Clark, Champaign counties
Springfield News-Sun
5/25/2021

Advocates warn disability-service agencies face staffing 'crisis'
Buffalo News
5/25/2021

Williamson leaders give residents 1st homestead exemption; boosts breaks for seniors, disabled
Austin American-Statesman
5/25/2021

'A true community': Damar Village will be home to 120 Hoosier adults with disabilities
Indianapolis Star
5/24/2021

Teen All-Stars: Robinson encourages, inspires others with disabilities
Observer-Dispatch
5/24/2021

Miracle League ball field for disabled eyed for Birch Grove
Journal Inquirer
5/24/2021

Stroke patients are getting younger: Know the signs
Crookston Daily Times
5/24/2021

William O'Boyle: Casey holds hearing on long-term care for people with Alzheimer's Disease
Times Leader
5/23/2021

Almost no nursing home in America was safe from COVID-19, federal study finds
Orange County Register
5/23/2021

Florida nursing homes: A real-time test for COVID vaccine immunity
South Florida Sun Sentinel
5/22/2021

Medicare for All would be improvement over for-profit care
The Daily Herald
5/22/2021

Riverside teacher claims district violated federal law for not allowing him to teach virtually
Times-Tribune
5/22/2021

Online resource, Exceptional Lives, helps those with disabilities find services they need
The Advocate
5/22/2021

Most Hawaii nursing home staff vaccinated for COVID-19
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
5/22/2021

'Showcase what we have': Rigby hosts House Republican Policy Committee hearing in Johnstown
Tribune-Democrat
5/21/2021

Courage Kenny fishing contest coming to Fish Lake
Duluth News-Tribune
5/21/2021

EDITORIAL: State should create database on nursing homes
Joplin Globe
5/20/2021

Missoula clinic looks to sell off affordable housing units
Missoulian
5/20/2021

Stroke Awareness Month
La Prensa
5/20/2021

In wake of COVID-19 s impact, Illinois lawmakers to consider nursing home funding plan aimed at increasing staffing, improving care
Chicago Tribune
5/20/2021

OHIO COVID-19 Update: Nursing Home & Assisted Living Employee Testing Exemption, Homebound Vaccination Plan
La Prensa
5/19/2021

Adding 5-year residency rule on Oklahoma disability aid is unconstitutional, critics say
Daily Oklahoman
5/19/2021

Boulder woman among first to graduate through inclusive higher education program
Daily Camera
5/19/2021

Groups apply for tax credit funds to help disabled
Journal Inquirer
5/19/2021

Connecticut House Speaker Ritter predicted correctly on avoiding nursing home strike
Hartford Courant
5/18/2021

EDITORIAL: Waiting-period proposal may not pass legal muster
Enid News & Eagle
5/18/2021

Staffing struggles: Butler County nursing home has paid temporary workers $1.55 million
Hamilton Journal News
5/17/2021

Pekin's 'scary' sidewalks face scrutiny in class action lawsuit; city disputes claims
Journal Star
5/17/2021

‘Tiger King’ star Joe Exotic wants President Biden to pardon him so he can get ‘proper medical care’ for prostate cancer
Patriot-News
5/17/2021

Students pray all year for nursing home neighbors
Times
5/17/2021

Comment: Medicare for All could have saved lives during covid
The Daily Herald
5/16/2021

Annual inspections restart at nursing homes after 2020 pause
Free Press
5/16/2021

Wolf: Parksville's Tagen Marshall inspires others, aims to invest in himself
Nanaimo News Bulletin
5/16/2021