News Archive

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.

As presidential candidates debate health care, labor unions are split over Medicare for All proposals
Hartford Courant
2/18/2020

A Florida nurse didn't give nursing home patients pain meds and said one 'can wait'
Miami Herald
2/18/2020

COLUMN: Medical assistance in dying law returning to parliament
North Delta Reporter
2/18/2020

Move it: A new commissioner should help give the MTA a sense of urgency on improving service for people in wheelchairs
The New York Daily News
2/18/2020

Daughter tried to get round-the-clock dementia care for mom who wandered off, froze to death in Bronx
The New York Daily News
2/18/2020

Job-A-Palooza event such a hit 2 years ago, they are rolling it out again in Gardens, Riviera Beach
Palm Beach Post
2/18/2020

Playground expansion to become handicapped accessible
Muskogee Phoenix
2/18/2020

Florida's worst nursing homes could receive fewer inspections
Florida Times-Union
2/17/2020

EDITORIAL: Nursing homes should abide by 'Ruthie's Law' until dispute is settled
Buffalo News
2/17/2020

Pitt Meadows film premiere offers hope to people with learning disabilities
Maple Ridge News
2/17/2020

'Dr. Betsy' and Scooter, her paraplegic therapy cat, bring happiness to those they visit
Valley News-Dispatch
2/17/2020

'Dr. Betsy' and Scooter, her paraplegic therapy cat, bring happiness to Western Pa. nursing homes
Valley News-Dispatch
2/17/2020

'Dr. Betsy' and Scooter, her paraplegic therapy cat, bring happiness to Western Pa. nursing homes
Valley News-Dispatch
2/17/2020

Business people
The Hutchinson News
2/16/2020

Kline Twp. supers update handicapparking ordinance to match state law
Standard-Speaker
2/15/2020

People with disabilities on national waiting list for special bicycles
Messenger-Inquirer
2/15/2020

One dead in 1-70 accident after SUV hits disabled semi-truck
Kansas City Star
2/15/2020

LCDD makes push for levy after changes
The Ironton Tribune
2/15/2020

Former Fairlawn Rehab nursing home to be rebooted in July
Akron Beacon Journal
2/14/2020

State's developmental disabilities services waiting list a budget priority for Stitt
Daily Oklahoman
2/14/2020

'In God's hands.' Middle Georgia couple shares husband's journey with terminal brain cancer
Macon Telegraph
2/14/2020

President Trump's budget plan could cut Medicaid and Medicare health services. Here's how.
Philadelphia Inquirer
2/14/2020

New law requires registry as safeguard against caretaker abuse
Telegram & Gazette
2/14/2020

'In God's hands.' Middle Georgia couple share husband's journey with terminal brain cancer
Macon Telegraph
2/14/2020

Colorado Springs nursing home license suspended after death, 100-plus residents forced to relocate
The Gazette
2/13/2020

Newport Beach-based CurieMD seeks to treat the often-ignored medical needs of menopausal women
Daily Pilot
2/13/2020

Gov. Wolf vetoes bill postponing White Haven Center closure
Standard-Speaker
2/13/2020

New area nonprofit intends to hire adults with disabilities
Tribune-Democrat
2/13/2020

Sharing the love: Students create Valentine's Day cards for nursing home residents
The Evening News and The Tribune
2/12/2020

Colorado Springs nursing home license suspended, 100-plus residents forced to relocate
The Gazette
2/12/2020

College to launch program for developmental disabilities
The Daily Star
2/12/2020

Jeff Seidel: Kaden Cook, heart transplant recipient, dies at age 19: 'He knew it was coming'
Detroit Free Press
2/12/2020

History of citations at Colorado Springs' Union Printers nursing home
Gazette
2/12/2020

Jewish Disability Advocacy Day includes South Florida delegation
South Florida Sun Sentinel
2/12/2020

Lawsuit claims former KU professor used disabled patients in Iowa for sex research
Kansas City Star
2/12/2020

J.H. Floyd built one of Florida's first black nursing homes. His portrait was found in the trash
Palm Beach Post
2/11/2020

Nursing homes tackle opioid addiction in care plans
Cape Cod Times
2/11/2020

Salem making progress on ADA improvements, but more to do
Salem News
2/11/2020

City funds services for transgender older adults
San Francisco Examiner
2/11/2020

Aging in the Right Place: Could memory care be right for you or your loved one?
The Herald-Tribune
2/10/2020

J.H. Floyd built Sarasota's first black nursing home. His portrait was found in the trash
The Herald-Tribune
2/10/2020

Norwalk's Crumb Together Bakery sets people with disabilities on career paths
Fairfield County Business Journal
2/10/2020

Bill would require coroner notification in nursing home deaths
Augusta Chronicle
2/9/2020

Deephaven officials deny mental health nursing home's relocation
Star Tribune
2/9/2020

U.S. Sailing honors Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating Sailing
Capital
2/9/2020

Bitty & Beau's Coffee opens Dock Street cafe employs people with intellectual, developmental disabilities
Capital
2/9/2020

UW-Whitewater program for students with intellectual disabilities a first in state
Janesville Gazette
2/9/2020

Niagara Hospice receives dementia care grant
Niagara Gazette
2/8/2020

New London council supports federal Medicare for All legislation
The Day
2/8/2020

Man suing Noho's is a lawyer from Puerto Rico
Mail Tribune
2/8/2020

Court ruling says NC is illegally segregating people with disabilities
News & Observer
2/8/2020

Abandoned Yakima nursing home burns for third time
Yakima Herald-Republic
2/7/2020

Buffalo nursing home fined $20,580 after resident wanders off unnoticed
Buffalo News
2/7/2020

Gilliard introduces legislation to prohibit wage discrimination, raise state minimum wage
Savannah Morning News
2/7/2020

Board seat open at Aging and Disability Resource Center
Janesville Gazette
2/7/2020

Reese, Martin bill would fund business startups for people with disabilities
Herald-Journal
2/7/2020

Clermont Steak 'n Shake food service worker tests positive for Hepatitis A
Orlando Sentinel
2/7/2020

A 'life changing' gift. Christmas isn't quite over for this Bradenton family
Bradenton Herald
2/6/2020

Cancer patients at Modesto hospital pressured to choose end-of-life care, lawsuit claims
Modesto Bee
2/6/2020

Wolf calls for cuts to White Haven Center
Standard-Speaker
2/5/2020

In campaign stop, Cobb explains her support for Medicare public option
Post-Star
2/5/2020

St. Paul Park refinery's ban of service dog violated employee's rights, according to settlement
Saint Paul Pioneer Press
2/5/2020

Why Home Health Care Is Suddenly Harder To Come By For Medicare Patients
Intelligencer Journal
2/4/2020

Cancer death rates are going down. Is prostate cancer an exception?
Duluth News-Tribune
2/4/2020

Coffee shop gives surprise job offers to employees with disabilities Bitty & Beau's Coffee hires 30 ahead of Annapolis location opening Saturday
Capital
2/3/2020

Cayuga County property tax exemption eligibility for elderly, disabled may increase
The Citizen
2/3/2020

Rush Limbaugh denied health risks of smoking years before lung cancer diagnosis: ‘I would like a medal for smoking cigars’
The New York Daily News
2/3/2020

Lockport couple settles suit over son's death in group home
Buffalo News
2/2/2020

'We go out rain or shine': Workers cut firewood for elderly, people with disabilities
Daily Times
2/2/2020

Assisted living options grow in Butler County, though needs remain
Hamilton Journal News
2/1/2020

Compassion and enthusiasm are at the centre of Eden Gardens' approach to dementia care
Ladysmith Chronicle
2/1/2020

'Night to Shine' gives 70-year-old first dance; event in need of donors, volunteers
Enid News & Eagle
2/1/2020

Memory Matters first recipient of donation from new charity
Brunswick News
1/31/2020

Buffalo nursing home fined for understaffing as lawmakers call for action
Buffalo News
1/31/2020

Candidate feels county needs a woman's touch
Richmond County Daily Journal
1/31/2020

Residents sue Pennsylvania over closing of state centers for developmentally disabled
Philadelphia Inquirer
1/31/2020

Geisinger 65 staff receives visually impaired accessibility training
Times Leader
1/30/2020

Suit: White Haven, Polk centers closing increase chance of abuse, neglect
Standard-Speaker
1/30/2020

Family of man who died of flu at Salem prison sues for $15 million, allege cover-up
Register-Guard
1/30/2020

SOMC encourages public to adopt healthy habits
The Ironton Tribune
1/30/2020

Virginia lawmakers reject setting standards for nursing home staffing — for now
Daily Press
1/29/2020

Two Peoria nursing homes fined by state
Journal Star
1/29/2020

City's Housing Authority gets $344,000 federal grant
News-Sentinel
1/29/2020

ALL DRESSED UP: Reception held to celebrate Lonstrup
The Brandon Sun
1/29/2020

Heart of Texas New Horizons Band is for people aged 50 or over, no experience necessary
Brownwood Bulletin
1/28/2020

Kootenay Region Association for Community Living officially opens affordable housing in Creston
Creston Valley Advance
1/28/2020

Couple whose children were taken at birth by DCF under ‘predictive neglect’ theory will appeal dismissal of their discrimination claims
Hartford Courant
1/28/2020

Shining light on Alzheimer's
Daily Independent
1/28/2020

How the Mills administration plans to clear waitlists for people with intellectual disabilities
Bangor Daily News
1/28/2020

Penn-Harris-Madison student battling kidney failure looking for a new donor
South Bend Tribune
1/28/2020

'Medicare for All' debated at town hall Officials, residents discuss Sanders' health care plan in Annapolis
Capital
1/27/2020

Group there to care for caregivers
Jacksonville Journal-Courier
1/27/2020

Weekly roundup: Malindi Elmore shatters record, baby Marry finds biological parents, Mission Hill cellarman fired
Kelowna Capital News
1/27/2020

Disabled individuals invited to join UNI dance team for February performance
Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
1/27/2020

Grateful for music in my mother's life
The Patriot Ledger
1/27/2020

Swampscott lands $32K disability grant
Wicked Local North
1/27/2020

Heart-healthy habits
The Portsmouth Daily Times
1/27/2020

Ellington runner with MS has complaint with Hartford Marathon
Hartford Courant
1/26/2020

Town hall will explore concept of 'Medicare for All' system
Maryland Gazette
1/25/2020

Capper marking 100 years
Topeka Capital Journal
1/25/2020