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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Jul 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Michael Spivak Challenges the Home Care Industry to Step Up

All American Home Care wants to announce a three-year anniversary in the Philadelphia area. For some, being witness to a loved one in their last days ...


Jul 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Senior Helpers® Breaks Ground On The First Town Square® In Baltimore

Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior services, held the official groundbreaking event in Baltimore for the company's...


Jul 18, 2019, 11:13 ET AARP Community Challenge Announces 159 Grantees, Including Three Chicago Recipients

Today, AARP announced the awardees for its 2019 AARP Community Challenge grant program, including three recipients right here Illinois. A total of...


Jul 18, 2019, 08:42 ET Parks Associates: 27% of Seniors 65+ Report Safety Monitoring is a Must-Have Feature for an Independent Living System

New Parks Associates research reveals 27% of heads of broadband households 65 and older consider home security devices and services as must-have...


Jul 18, 2019, 08:00 ET Senior Helpers, Curavi Health, and Capital Coordinated Medicine Announce Results of Telemedicine Pilot Study

Senior Helpers®, the nation's premier provider of in-home senior care, along with Curavi Health, a customized telemedicine solutions provider for the ...


Jul 18, 2019, 07:03 ET Home Helpers Observes National Hire a Veteran Day

Home Helpers® Home Care, a leading network of in-home Caregiving providers, will commemorate National Hire a Veteran Day this July 25 by pushing...


Jul 17, 2019, 16:20 ET Covia maintains A- rating from Fitch

Earlier this month, Fitch Ratings affirmed the A- rating on Covia's revenue bonds, with a rating outlook of "Stable." Covia, a non-profit senior...


Jul 17, 2019, 10:56 ET AARP Community Challenge Announces 159 Grantees, Including Six Pennsylvania Recipients

Today, AARP announced the awardees for its 2019 AARP Community Challenge grant program, including six Pennsylvania recipients. A total of nearly $1.6 ...


Jul 17, 2019, 08:01 ET Senior Helpers® Recognized as 2019 Best Workplace in New York

Senior Helpers®, one of the nation's premier providers of personalized in-home senior care, revealed today that it has been recognized as one of the...


Jul 16, 2019, 17:10 ET Brookdale Comments on Land & Buildings Letter

Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE: BKD) ("Brookdale" or the "Company") today issued the following statement: At Brookdale, we appreciate and value...


Jul 16, 2019, 11:13 ET New Research Reveals SafelyYou's AI-Enabled Fall Detection Reduces Need for Emergency Service Care in Dementia Care Facilities

Real-time fall detection using SafelyYou's artificial intelligence-enabled video recording reduced the need for emergency services by a staggering...


Jul 16, 2019, 10:05 ET New Survey Shows Older Adults Are Willing to Pay More in Monthly Medicare Premiums to Ensure a Cap on Out-Of-Pocket Prescription Drug Costs

Today, the Alliance for Aging Research announced the results of a survey that found over half of older adults over the age of 65 (52 percent) are...


Jul 16, 2019, 09:00 ET American Senior Benefits joins Integrity Marketing Group in Transformational Partnership

Integrity Marketing Group, LLC ("Integrity"), the nation's largest independent distributor of life and health insurance products, today announced it...


Jul 16, 2019, 08:34 ET LA County Volunteer Driver Project Ends

Five hundred and twenty-five clients of Los Angeles County Workforce Development Aging and Community Services (WDACS) received 83,514 needed trips by ...


Jul 15, 2019, 14:42 ET Avances en la búsqueda mundial de marcadores sanguíneos de la enfermedad de Alzheimer y otras demencias

INFORMACIÓN PROCEDENTE DEL CONGRESO INTERNACIONAL DE 2019 DE LA ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION LOS ÁNGELES, 15 de julio de 2019 /PRNewswire/ En el marco del ...


Jul 15, 2019, 13:08 ET Fortschritte in der weltweiten Erforschung von Blutmarkern für Alzheimer und andere Demenzerkrankungen

Bei der Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles wurde von signifikanten Fortschritten in der weltweiten...


Jul 15, 2019, 12:30 ET Progrès dans la recherche mondiale de marqueurs sanguins de la maladie d'Alzheimer et d'autres formes de démence

Des progrès importants dans la recherche mondiale de technologies de test sanguin pour la maladie d'Alzheimer et d'autres formes de démence ont été...


Jul 15, 2019, 12:30 ET Advances In The Global Search For Blood Markers For Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

Significant advances in the global search for blood test technologies for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias were reported at the Alzheimer's...


Jul 15, 2019, 06:00 ET Pappas: Senior citizens owed as much as $45 million in unclaimed Cook County property tax exemptions

As many as 26,500 senior citizens could save a total of $45 million on their Cook County property tax bills due August 1, 2019, by applying now for...


Jul 12, 2019, 12:03 ET Senate Proposal Suggests National Approach to Retirement Policy--Actuaries Weigh In on the Potential Challenges and Benefits

Legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate in spring 2019 to create a federal Commission on Retirement Security raises the question of what a cohesive ...


Jul 11, 2019, 15:12 ET CPS Announces Partnership with Qypsys to Bring Fiber Optic Infrastructure to Senior Living Organizations

Care Purchasing Services (CPS), the leading national group purchasing organization dedicated to the senior living market, partners with Qypsys to...


Jul 11, 2019, 07:11 ET Commercial Real Estate Finance (CRE-Finance) has been retained to arrange $60 Million in Financing for Two Assisted Living/Memory Care facilities in New York and Ohio

Commercial Real Estate Finance (CRE-Finance) has expanded their business and created a Senior Living Facilities Division which will cater to Senior...


Jul 10, 2019, 17:56 ET The Lewy Body Dementia Resource Center is Hosting an Exclusive Private Screening and Reception of Robin's Wish at Lincoln Center in New York

On Wednesday, July 17, 2019, the Lewy Body Dementia Resource Center will host a special exclusive screening of Robin's Wish. This timely documentary...


Jul 10, 2019, 12:39 ET Watercrest Columbia Assisted Living and Memory Care Announces Job Fair and Community Tours

Watercrest Senior Living Group and Titan Development Real Estate Fund I are pleased to announce that construction is nearing completion at Watercrest ...


Jul 10, 2019, 10:00 ET The Seniors Center introduces two websites, insolvency countdown clock to warn public about Social Security's funding crisis

Today, seniors advocacy nonprofit, The Seniors Center, through their grassroots campaign #KeepOurTrust, unveiled two new websites aimed at alerting...