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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.

Ten residents die from COVID-19 outbreak at nursing home facility in Norton, Kansas
Kansas City Star
10/20/2020

The Pa. voters campaigns are overlooking
Philadelphia Inquirer
10/20/2020

Ellie Rushing: 1 in 6 Pennsylvania voters has a disability. Why don't candidates campaign for their support?
Philadelphia Inquirer
10/20/2020

Fact-check: Is New York ’No. 46 out of 50’ in COVID-19 nursing home deaths?
Austin American-Statesman
10/20/2020

Reading School District special education teachers make house calls when virtual teaching isn't enough
Reading Eagle
10/20/2020

Loved ones thrilled with easing of nursing home visitation rules
Free Press
10/19/2020

Naomi Ishisaka: How accessibility for all could make the world better after COVID-19
Seattle Times
10/19/2020

Nursing home, assisted-living officials fear new wave of COVID-19
Albany Herald
10/19/2020

COVID-19 outbreak at nursing home
Richmond County Daily Journal
10/19/2020

Alexis Krell: Families, caregivers oppose DSHS budget cuts that could take help away from 20,000
News Tribune
10/19/2020

Families struggle with visitor limits at nursing homes
Dayton Daily News
10/18/2020

Unprepared: Lapses in planning, communication and safety left Connecticut’s nursing homes exposed when the coronavirus pandemic struck in force
Hartford Courant
10/18/2020

Southwestern Illinois nursing homes, care centers add 52 new COVID cases in past week
Belleville News-Democrat
10/18/2020

Connecting through innovation Annapolis nursing homes and assisted living facilities promise change with the pandemic
Capital
10/17/2020

Two nursing homes in Guilford County report COVID-19 outbreaks, state officials say
News & Record
10/17/2020

Letter: Price Johnson there for people with disabilities
Whidbey News-Times
10/17/2020

Butler County nursing home faces $1 million in unexpected coronavirus expenses
Hamilton Journal News
10/16/2020

Three employees accused of negligence after 89-year-old woman found dead outside Colorado Springs nursing home
The Gazette
10/16/2020

National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Forks Forum
10/16/2020

COVID inspection finds southwest IL nursing home's residents were in 'immediate jeopardy'
Belleville News-Democrat
10/16/2020

After 25 years at helm, Cedarcrest CEO announces retirement
Keene Sentinel
10/16/2020

'When I am up I am very up': Life with bipolar disorder
Herald Democrat
10/16/2020

Covid-19 cluster at Allegany County nursing home includes two deaths
Buffalo News
10/15/2020

Alamance sees 10th and 11th nursing home outbreaks
Times-News
10/15/2020

She fought breast cancer and won; now Jacksonville YMCA trainer is fighting for research
Florida Times-Union
10/15/2020

Park Ridge-based Avenues to Independence, serving people with disabilities, names new president
Pioneer Press Newspapers
10/15/2020

Lawmakers OK bills to extend unemployment, change nursing home policy
The Detroit News
10/15/2020

Update: West Baltimore nursing home continues to beat COVID-19 | COMMENTARY
Baltimore Sun
10/14/2020

New Gracedale coronavirus cases leads Northampton County to close nursing home to visitors, executive says
Morning Call
10/14/2020

North Dakota fair housing group reports uptick in discrimination based on disability
Grand Forks Herald
10/14/2020

Portland woman advocating, educating as stage four breast cancer patient
Sentinel-Standard
10/13/2020

National Guard called in to help contain COVID outbreak at Minn. nursing home
Star Tribune
10/13/2020

South of Downtown community rallies to support Lincoln restaurant owner after prostate surgery
The Lincoln Journal Star
10/13/2020

High Hope opens larger facility in Kirksville
Kirksville Daily Express
10/13/2020

New Mexico State University to host Kitchen Creations diabetes cooking classes
Deming Headlight
10/13/2020

Indoor visitations can resume at nursing homes starting today
Springfield News-Sun
10/12/2020

October the month to recognize contributions of citizens with disabilities
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
10/12/2020

Volunteerism, working brings purpose to those with disabilities
Herald Democrat
10/12/2020

'Constant stress and worry' Program for people with disabilities on brink of collapse
Lexington Herald-Leader
10/12/2020

Pandemic of isolation
Topeka Capital Journal
10/11/2020

Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo reserves time during COVID-19 for visitors with disabilities who can't wear masks
Seattle Times
10/11/2020

Thousands of Bay Area seniors left scrambling as financial woes strike Medicare Advantage plan
San Jose Mercury News
10/11/2020

Southwestern Illinois nursing homes, care centers add 86 new COVID cases in past week
Belleville News-Democrat
10/11/2020

Visitation logs, face masks among rules for indoor nursing home visits
Hamilton Journal News
10/10/2020

Pro bono law firm named in discrimination complaint Discrimination cited by 3 fired legal aid attorneys
Maryland Gazette
10/10/2020

Minneapolis man creates Facebook page to inform others with disabilities about how to vote
Star Tribune
10/10/2020

Visitation logs, face masks among guidelines for indoor nursing home visits
Springfield News-Sun
10/9/2020

Why Nevada halted the use of rapid coronavirus tests in nursing homes
Las Vegas Sun
10/9/2020

Alzheimer's Association Virtual Resource Fair
Greensburg Daily News
10/9/2020

Newsweek again names The Glen at Willow Valley state's best nursing home
Intelligencer Journal
10/8/2020

Kansas nursing homes now have a COVID metric. It's used as a guide for testing staff
Wichita Eagle
10/8/2020

Texoma kicks off National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Herald Democrat
10/8/2020

October is NDEAM
Herald Democrat
10/8/2020

Mount Carroll nursing home reports coronavirus outbreak
Daily Gazette
10/8/2020

Massachusetts nursing home staff to face flu-shot requirement
Boston Herald
10/7/2020

COVID-19 patients at Baxter Springs nursing home considered recovered
Joplin Globe
10/7/2020

Some Harford teachers, set to return to classroom next week, allowed to continue telework under ADA
The Aegis
10/7/2020

Ugg and Zappos release new line of footwear designed for people with disabilities
Patriot-News
10/7/2020

‘The isolation is killing them’: Nursing home residents need visitors despite pandemic, Pa. group says
Patriot-News
10/6/2020

South Hutch nursing home up to 40 COVID-19 cases
The Hutchinson News
10/6/2020

Council talks Handi-Transit changes
The Brandon Sun
10/6/2020

The Arc challenges stereotypes, expands role in community aid
Register-Guard
10/6/2020

Alzheimer's Association hosts Virtual Resource Fair
Times
10/6/2020

COVID-19 outbreak reported at Oskaloosa nursing home
The Oskaloosa Herald
10/6/2020

Indiana gubernatorial candidates focus on disability issues with Everybody Counts
Times
10/6/2020

Shawnee resident Kathy Chancellor overcomes hardships after losing eyesight
The Shawnee News-Star
10/6/2020

Annual Alzheimer's walk sees changes prompted by Covid-19
Telegram & Gazette
10/5/2020

2 more virus deaths reported at second Hilo nursing home
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
10/5/2020

Fight for nursing home COVID data goes to court
The Daily Gazette
10/4/2020

Rising nursing home COVID deaths in Ford County questionable
Topeka Capital Journal
10/4/2020

Southwestern Illinois nursing homes, care centers add 47 new COVID cases in past week
Belleville News-Democrat
10/4/2020

State to provide barriers and tents for nursing home visitations
Jacksonville Daily Progress
10/3/2020

Previous COVID-19 outbreak declared over at Greensboro nursing home, state officials say
News & Record
10/3/2020

Vancouver Island medicinal-cannabis product shows promise in cancer therapy
Vancouver Island Free Daily
10/3/2020

Workers at Providence nursing home begin 3-day strike
Providence Journal
10/2/2020

Md. easing child care capacity, nursing home visit rules
Capital
10/2/2020

What voters with special needs should know
Orlando Sentinel
10/2/2020

Companies should reduce barriers to hiring people with autism | Opinion
Patriot-News
10/2/2020

18 people test positive for coronavirus at Life Care nursing home in Hilo
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
10/2/2020

Mt. Pleasant nursing home workers picket for wage hikes, better contract
Tribune-Review
10/2/2020

Coronavirus outbreak at Colchester nursing home has infected at least 40 residents and staff
Hartford Courant
10/1/2020

Public health officials concerned about potential COVID exposure among evacuated residents of 2 nursing homes
The Press Democrat
10/1/2020

Q&A: Ohio embarks on Medicaid overhaul, here's what you should know
Hamilton Journal News
10/1/2020

Valley HealthCare System breaks ground on $7 M complex
Times West Virginian
10/1/2020

Report: Experts from Connecticut nursing homes -- where more than 3,000 died -- were “somewhat neglected” as state focused on hospitals in early days of the coronavirus pandemic
Hartford Courant
10/1/2020

Maryland to remove child care capacity limits, allow indoor visitation at nursing homes
Baltimore Sun
10/1/2020

Gaston, Cleveland, Lincoln exceed $50,000 in fight vs. Alzheimer’s
Gaston Gazette
9/30/2020

Employee at Vancouver senior living facility faces indecent liberties allegation
Columbian
9/30/2020

Good News Clinics receives $150K grant for cardiac care for low-income families
The Gainesville Times
9/30/2020

Liliha nursing home hit with coronavirus outbreak
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
9/30/2020

No other Cedarcrest workers test positive for COVID-19
Keene Sentinel
9/30/2020

Most nursing homes pass COVID-19 inspections, Xenia facility cited
Dayton Daily News
9/29/2020

COVID-19 outbreak at nursing home moves Haverhill toward high-risk zone, as testing for public begins
Eagle-Tribune
9/29/2020

Michigan City Area Schools extend summer food service program
Times
9/29/2020

Shannen Doherty plans to live ‘another 10 or 15 years’ amid breast cancer battle
The New York Daily News
9/29/2020

Connecticut rescinds order barring nursing home visitors, allowing families to visit loved ones some haven’t seen in 6 months
Hartford Courant
9/28/2020

Battling COVID-19 in nursing homes
Gaston Gazette
9/28/2020

Nursing homes in Washington state struggled with adequate staffing for years. Then coronavirus struck.
Seattle Times
9/27/2020

Heartache amid outbreak for families of Texas nursing home residents
Austin American-Statesman
9/27/2020

Web show, podcast brings stories of people with disabilities to life
The Ironton Tribune
9/27/2020