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Jul 26, 2017, 08:00 ET Will 75 Million Baby Boomers' Desire for Walkability Impact City Planning?

A Place for Mom, the nation's largest senior living referral service, today released detailed findings from its Senior Living Preferences Survey that ...


Jul 05, 2017, 16:00 ET A Place for Mom Announces Strategic Investment from General Atlantic and Silver Lake

A Place for Mom, North America's largest network connecting families to senior living service providers, announced today that it has entered into a...


Apr 25, 2017, 09:00 ET New Data Reveals Senior Housing and Care Costs Not Spiraling Out of Control

A Place for Mom (www.APlaceforMom.com), the nation's largest senior living referral service, today released findings from its 2017 National Senior...


Nov 10, 2016, 09:00 ET Requirements For Veterans Aid & Attendance Pension Worth Up To $2,120 Monthly For Senior Care Costs Anticipated To Change In 2017

The Veterans Aid and Attendance (A&A) Pension, an allowance for veterans and their spouses to help pay for senior living and home care, is...


Oct 06, 2016, 09:00 ET Most Seniors Say They'd Rather Age at Home, But Quality of Life Improves After Moving to Assisted Living, New Data Reveal

A Place for Mom®‎ (http://www.APlaceForMom.com), the nation's largest senior living referral service, released data today showing that 73 percent of...


Jul 14, 2016, 09:00 ET NEW DATA REVEAL HALF OF FAMILIES SPEND UP TO 46 DAYS FINDING A SENIOR LIVING SOLUTION, BUT SENIORS SEARCHING ALONE TAKE NEARLY TWICE AS LONG

A Place for Mom® (www.APlaceforMom.com), the nation's largest senior living referral service, released data today showing that half of families...


Apr 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Families Paid $1,200+ More in 2015 for Senior Housing and Care than in 2014, But Rate of Growth Well Below General Housing Market Increases

A Place for Mom® (www.APlaceforMom.com), the nation's largest senior living referral service, today released findings from its National Senior Living ...


Nov 23, 2015, 08:00 ET Senior Advocate Joan Lunden and A Place for Mom Make the Tough Holiday Conversation Easier Than You Think

A Place for Mom (APFM), the largest senior living referral service in the U.S. and Canada, announced today that television host and APFM spokesperson ...


Jun 04, 2015, 09:41 ET A Place For Mom Announces Winners Of Annual Senior Care Innovation Scholarship For 2015

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, has announced the winners of its annual college scholarship contest....


May 27, 2015, 09:55 ET National Survey Shows Americans Concerned About Ability To Support Aging Parents In Retirement

A survey released today is shedding light on the need for increased education around financial planning for senior care in retirement for both...


Mar 25, 2015, 12:30 ET A Place for Mom® Releases National Senior Living Price Index

A Place for Mom®, the nation's largest senior living referral service, today released its first National Senior Living Price Index, revealing recent...


Nov 03, 2014, 11:22 ET A Place for Mom® & VeteranAid.org Reveal Top Three Myths Regarding Veterans Aid and Attendance Pension

A Place for Mom, Inc. (APFM), North America's largest senior living referral service and VeteranAid.org, a nonprofit organization providing...


Jun 02, 2014, 09:58 ET A Place for Mom Announces Winners Of Annual Senior Care Innovation Scholarship

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, has announced the winners of its annual college scholarship contest....


May 21, 2014, 09:52 ET New SeniorAdvisor.com Tools Help Seniors And Their Loved Ones Make Better-Informed Senior Care Decisions

SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier ratings and reviews site for the senior living industry, marked its one year anniversary with the announcement that...


Feb 04, 2014, 09:38 ET A Place for Mom Names Charlie Severn VP of Brand Marketing

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, announced today the appointment of Charlie Severn to Vice President of...


Dec 09, 2013, 12:52 ET A Place for Mom® Survey Explores Family Visits For The Holidays, Finds 43 Percent Of U.S. Adults Who Plan To Visit Parents/In-Laws Intend To Discuss Issues Related To Health And Aging With Them

According to an online Harris Interactive survey commissioned by A Place for Mom, Inc. (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service,...


Nov 11, 2013, 09:57 ET A Place for Mom® And Harris Interactive Survey Find 69 Percent Of Veterans And Their Families Unaware Of Assisted Living Financial Resource

According to a Harris Interactive survey commissioned by A Place for Mom, Inc. (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, 69...


Oct 04, 2013, 10:00 ET A Place for Mom Announces Winners Of First Annual College Scholarship Contest

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, has announced the winners of its first annual college scholarship...


Jun 27, 2013, 10:37 ET A Place for Mom Ranks among Best Reviewed Services by Feefo.com

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, has announced that it is among the highest-rated organizations on Feefo....


Jun 25, 2013, 01:42 ET A Place for Mom Announces "Rest and Recharge Caregiver Vacation" Contest

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, has announced "Rest and Recharge Caregiver Vacation," a contest to...


Jun 13, 2013, 11:00 ET A Place For Mom Releases Career Advice From Fathers

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, released results from its first annual Father's Day survey and revealed ...


Jun 11, 2013, 11:43 ET A Place for Mom Launches Annual College Scholarship

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, has announced the launch of its first-ever scholarship to aid in the...


May 23, 2013, 09:43 ET A Place For Mom® Data Reveals Correlation Between Severe Weather And Senior Housing Inquiries

With an increase in severe weather over the past several years, A Place for Mom®, the nation's largest senior living referral service, has learned...


May 09, 2013, 11:17 ET A Place for Mom Releases Valuable Pieces Of Wisdom From Mothers Across The Country

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, released results from its second annual Mother's Day survey to shed...


Apr 26, 2013, 03:55 ET A Place For Mom Spokesperson Joan Lunden Visits Seattle To Discuss Senior Living And Care In America

A Place for Mom® (APFM), the nation's largest senior living referral service, welcomed Joan Lunden, an award-winning journalist, longest running host ...