Senior Citizens All the latest news affecting senior citizens and the elderly, with releases covering health issues such as health insurance and long-term care plan options, as well as financial considerations and retirement issues. Find stories about wellness and fitness programs and brain-health initiatives, along with announcements of community support, outreach, and social events. Also included are releases regarding the financial performance and corporate structures of companies specializing in products and services for the elderly.

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17 Apr, 2017, 14:29 ET Record Treasure Hunt Jackpot of $370,000 Shared by Two Tickets

Two winning Treasure Hunt tickets split a record jackpot of more than $370,000 from the Monday, April 17, drawing. They were sold in...


17 Apr, 2017, 10:11 ET Strawberry Fields REIT Secures Increase on its Series A Unsecured Debentures on Tel Aviv Stock Exchange

Strawberry Fields REIT LLC (Strawberry Fields), an owner and lessor of nursing homes, long-term acute care hospital facilities and medical office...


17 Apr, 2017, 09:39 ET Treasure Hunt Reaches New Record Jackpot; Cash 5 Jackpot of $225,000 Won in Philadelphia

On Sunday, the jackpot for the Pennsylvania Lottery's Treasure Hunt game rolled to a new record of $360,000 for the Monday, April 17,...


17 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET SCAN Donates $40,000 to Long Beach State University to Support Initiatives Related to Seniors, Aging and Independence

SCAN, a leading senior-focused organization with the mission of keeping seniors healthy and independent, has announced a charitable contribution of...


14 Apr, 2017, 09:38 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $125,000 Won in Somerset County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $125,000 from the Thursday, April 13, drawing was sold at Sheetz, 1500 Graham...


13 Apr, 2017, 16:40 ET Seniorlink President and CEO Thomas Riley Named to Governor's Council to Address Aging in Massachusetts

Seniorlink, Inc., a company that provides collaborative care solutions, is pleased to announce that President and Chief Executive Officer Thomas...


13 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET AARP Financial Innovation Frontiers report reveals only one in four 50-plus consumers is highly confident they can meet their financial needs in the next five years

People aged 50-plus will generate $83 billion in revenue for the fast-emerging alternative financial services sector over the next five years,...


12 Apr, 2017, 16:15 ET Omnicell Medication Adherence Named a 50+ Innovation Leader

Omnicell's (NASDAQ: OMCL) Medication Adherence Division was announced today as one of the healthcare industry's 50+ Innovation Leaders, an AARP...


12 Apr, 2017, 11:31 ET "Wellness-Centered Medicine" for Seniors Proven To Reduce Re-Admissions and Cut Medicare Costs

EliteHealth today announced plans to expand its EliteHealth "Senior VIP" wellness program to more cities after the success of its Florida-based...


12 Apr, 2017, 08:03 ET Senior Helpers® Franchisee Receives Prestigious Spirit of Franchising Award

Senior Helpers® Boston and Senior Helpers® South Shore, premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, today announced owner Mark Friedman...


12 Apr, 2017, 07:30 ET Mark Parrell To Resign From Brookdale Board Of Directors

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) today announced that Mark J. Parrell, a member of Brookdale's Board of Directors since 2015, has submitted...


11 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET Danny Trejo Stars in New PSA Campaign Supporting Male Caregivers

Men represent 2 out of 5 of the more than 40 million unpaid family caregivers in the U.S., but very few reach out for support. To help male...


11 Apr, 2017, 08:30 ET Bollente Companies Increases Presence in Trending Segment of Commercial Construction with Its Smart trutankless Product Line

Bollente Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: BOLC) today announced that its trutankless line of smart water heaters has been chosen for both a retrofit project...


11 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Life Care Services Adopts Oracle HCM Cloud

Oracle announced today, that Life Care Services (LCS) has chosen Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud to help reduce the amount of time on...


11 Apr, 2017, 07:40 ET Baby Boomers Increasingly Reliant on Social Security for Their Retirement Needs, New Study Reports

Ten years after the financial crisis, our nation's middle-income Baby Boomers are increasingly reliant on Social Security for their primary source...


10 Apr, 2017, 15:51 ET U.S. Census Bureau Facts for Features: Older Americans Month: May 2017

After a meeting with the National Council of Senior Citizens, President John F. Kennedy encouraged all Americans to pay tribute to older people...


10 Apr, 2017, 15:00 ET SeniorVu Celebrates 200th Client Community

SeniorVu, announced today that now more than 200 senior living communities have joined the SeniorVu team since the solution was launched less than...


10 Apr, 2017, 13:39 ET University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences Teams Up with the Occupational Therapy Association of California and the San Marcos Senior Center to Host a CarFit Event and Help Senior Drivers Stay Safe

The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (USAHS), a leading graduate institution that emphasizes health and rehabilitative sciences...


10 Apr, 2017, 10:30 ET Estate Planning in Depth Program Adds Topics for Elderly and Disabled Clients, Health Care Directives, Financial Exploitation, and Exit Strategies for Businesses

American Law Institute Continuing Legal Education (ALI CLE) is pleased to announce its annual Estate Planning in Depth CLE conference, to be held...


10 Apr, 2017, 09:39 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $600,000 Won in Westmoreland County

A jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $600,000 from the Saturday, April 8, drawing was sold at Sunoco, 800 Water St.,...


10 Apr, 2017, 09:37 ET 'Dancing' is the New Miracle Drug Says Dr. Patricia Bragg, World Health Crusader

"New studies show that dancing increases your memory and helps prevent a wide variety of diseases such as Alzheimer's," says Dr. Patricia Bragg,...


06 Apr, 2017, 20:56 ET AARP Strongly Opposes First Energy Nuclear Bailout Bill

In a statement today AARP State Director Barbara Sykes announced AARP's opposition to the newly introduced Senate Bill that would allow First...


06 Apr, 2017, 16:35 ET Welltower Announces Date of First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

Welltower Inc. (NYSE: HCN) today announced that it will release its first quarter 2017 financial results before the market opens on May 5, 2017....


06 Apr, 2017, 14:00 ET Ride Sharing Becomes Safe, Easy, and Reliable Like Never Before With the Introduction of RidePIN

The days of relying on Smart-phones and data plans for the fulfillment of basic transportation needs may soon be a thing of the past. The newly...


06 Apr, 2017, 12:23 ET NCPA Supports House Bill Improving Pharmacy Choice for Seniors in Part D Plans

The National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) today endorsed legislation to improve pharmacy access for seniors and strengthen the...