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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.

County cuts some positions at nursing home
Meadville Tribune
2/25/2021

Medicare from birth | Letter
Journal of the San Juan Islands
2/25/2021

Disability Rights Connecticut claims Connecticut’s age-based rollout is discriminatory, files civil rights complaint
Hartford Courant
2/25/2021

Ohio families await nursing home visiting rule changes with signs of hope
Springfield News-Sun
2/25/2021

After nursing home vaccinations, Kansas has fewer COVID clusters and hospitalizations
Wichita Eagle
2/25/2021

Eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine expands in Illinois
The State Journal-Register
2/25/2021

For 25 years, Wilmington nonprofit Canines for Service has helped train, place service dogs
Star-News
2/25/2021

Weymouth nursing home holdout accepts vaccine 'to help protect the others'
The Patriot Ledger
2/24/2021

Sisters sue Missoula nursing home for mother's COVID death
Missoulian
2/24/2021

Artist Riva Lehrer paints portraits of people with disabilities — minus the mock heroics, the ‘freak show’ or the toxic staring
Chicago Tribune
2/24/2021

Paris unanimously supports anti-masking resolution, citing American Disabilities Act
Sun Journal
2/24/2021

Whitmer: Michigan could ease nursing home visitation restrictions as early as next week
Detroit Free Press
2/24/2021

RiverView has offered cardiac stress testing since the 1990s, highlights availability
Crookston Daily Times
2/24/2021

Philly weed entrepreneur fights breast cancer with chemo and medical marijuana. But should everyone?
Philadelphia Inquirer
2/24/2021

DNRT seeks community input on equipment for people with disabilities
The Standard Times
2/24/2021

Ohio families await nursing home visiting rule changes
Hamilton Journal News
2/23/2021

Gov. DeWine updates on vaccines, nursing homes
Gallipolis Daily Tribune
2/23/2021

More veterans, seniors, people with disabilities could qualify for property tax exemptions under House bill
Seattle Times
2/23/2021

In-person school for young Seattle kids won't begin until 'at least' March 8, district says
Seattle Times
2/23/2021

Wolf touts ‘milestone’ in nursing home COVID-19 vaccinations, but acknowledges gaps in reaching some seniors
Patriot-News
2/23/2021

EDITORIAL: Sacramento lawmakers still waste time on trivial legislation
Orange County Register
2/23/2021

"We did what we had to do": COVID-related money, emotional strains take toll on Piedmont nursing homes
Times-News
2/22/2021

We Care: Single mother needs a coat
Missoulian
2/22/2021

SC's state director over disabilities, special needs fired by agency's board
State
2/22/2021

No injuries at Minerva nursing home fire
Canton Repository
2/22/2021

NYC movie theaters to reopen, latest nursing home COVID visitation rules: Cuomo
The New York Daily News
2/22/2021

Autism Society of Greater Akron Summit to host national, local experts to discuss COVID-19 vaccine
Akron Beacon Journal
2/22/2021

'How many people will have to die?': Coronavirus worsens gaps in nursing home care
Santa Cruz Sentinel
2/21/2021

Bill seeks closure of John Manchin Center, three other state-run nursing homes
Times West Virginian
2/20/2021

Families want answers as Cuomo loosens nursing home visitation restrictions
Buffalo News
2/20/2021

At Able Coffee, the blend is confidence and purpose -- and some fine beans
Orange County Register
2/20/2021

Pickets draw attention to quality of care at nursing homes in New York
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
2/19/2021

Pennsylvania should open up nursing homes to visitors: ‘What they are doing to our seniors is despicable’
Morning Call
2/19/2021

Lime launches new fleet of adaptive e-scooters in San Francisco
San Francisco Examiner
2/19/2021

Five moments in which Dole helped shape Kansas
Topeka Capital Journal
2/19/2021

COVID-19 cases plummet in Kentucky nursing homes, a key target for the vaccine
Lexington Herald-Leader
2/19/2021

Visitors allowed back in N.Y. nursing homes as Cuomo claims he should have been ‘more aggressive’ in countering critics
The New York Daily News
2/19/2021

Nursing-Home Residents and Families Deserve Better
The Business Journal
2/18/2021

Jess Bengtson: Alzheimer's Dementia Education Week - Thoughts on Grandpa Jim and those who care for him
Crookston Daily Times
2/18/2021

$27 a day: West Kelowna woman challenges WorkSafeBC compensation rates
Kelowna Capital News
2/18/2021

Daytona State case proves we need more work on the disability of addiction
News-Journal
2/18/2021

Opinion/Flynn: How will we care for baby boomers?
Providence Journal
2/18/2021

Gov. Holcomb signs bill providing COVID-19 liability protections to businesses, nursing homes
Indianapolis Star
2/18/2021

Rolling outages pose greater threat to disability community
Norman Transcript
2/18/2021

Key to keeping doctors from private health care is a strong B.C. Medicare: UBC prof
Abbotsford News
2/17/2021

OSHA investigates Covid-19 death of Buffalo man who worked at two nursing homes
Buffalo News
2/17/2021

Donations sought for Archbald woman facing cancer
Times-Tribune
2/17/2021

Story County ordinance could ban minors from using tanning beds; Stakeholders meeting to be held Wednesday
Ames Tribune
2/17/2021

Williamson County opens warming centers, supplying fuel to nursing homes
Austin American-Statesman
2/17/2021

Vaccine acceptance high in Hawaii nursing homes
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
2/16/2021

After long months, families growing restless with not seeing loved ones in nursing homes
Joplin Globe
2/16/2021

Waterford woman's push makes handicapped-accessible beach walkway a reality
The Day
2/16/2021

Michigan set to distribute vaccines to health centers serving 'vulnerable' people
The Detroit News
2/16/2021

Hannah B.G. Shaw Home named Best Nursing Home by U.S. News & World Report
The Standard Times
2/16/2021

Most New Yorkers approve of Cuomo handling of COVID amid nursing home controversy: Siena
The New York Daily News
2/16/2021

Vaccines boost confidence, morale at Shelby nursing home
Star
2/15/2021

Families finally able to hug loved ones in Nebraska nursing home
Patriot-News
2/15/2021

Weekly check-ins for wellness: Ramped-up ALTCEW program offers calls for isolated disabled and senior residents
Spokesman-Review
2/15/2021

Wendell Foster Special Needs Expo postponed until October
Messenger-Inquirer
2/15/2021

Cardiac rehabilitation clinic helps patients regain independence
Columbia Basin Herald
2/15/2021

Rep. Chippendale says RI Promise denies many students with disabilities chance to enroll in free tuition program
Providence Journal
2/15/2021

Reaching out to nursing home employees who refuse COVID-19 vaccine
Cape Cod Times
2/14/2021

DELETED: Analysis: GOP -- and some Dems -- pile on Cuomo after nursing home disclosure
Buffalo News
2/14/2021

St. Louis-area group homes couldn't get vaccine. The state's advice? Be 'scrappy'
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
2/14/2021

Dems consider budget benefits of rescinding Cuomo pandemic powers amid nursing home uproar
The New York Daily News
2/14/2021

BBB Scam Alert: Beware of Medicare and ACA cons during special enrollment period
Richmond Register
2/14/2021

Local officials want to strip Cuomo of emergency executive powers after report on nursing home deaths
Post-Star
2/13/2021

Analysis: GOP -- and some Dems -- pile on Cuomo after nursing home disclosure
Buffalo News
2/13/2021

Oskar Lindblom and Scott Laughton added to Flyers' COVID-19 protocol list
Philadelphia Inquirer
2/13/2021

California to open COVID vaccinations to people with severe health conditions, disabilities
Sacramento Bee
2/13/2021

Lt. Gov. Crouch announces $1.63M to assist adults with disabilities
Greensburg Daily News
2/13/2021

Marysville nursing home cited for 'squalid' conditions
The Daily Herald
2/12/2021

Dartmouth speech therapist asked for valentines for nursing homes. Thousands responded
The Standard Times
2/12/2021

Day support activities program reopening March 1
The Ashland Daily Tidings
2/12/2021

Subminimum wage for disabled workers called 'unjust'
Journal of the San Juan Islands
2/12/2021

Justice's budget gives $15.5 million for veterans' nursing home in Beckley
Register-Herald
2/12/2021

Feds reach out to local doctor who saved nursing home residents with antibody infusions
Post-Star
2/11/2021

Elections officials talk new rules for absentee voting in nursing homes
Brunswick News
2/11/2021

Leeper: 'Medically exempt' doesn't outweigh risk
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
2/11/2021

AARP: COVID case and death rates in Florida nursing homes nearly doubled over holidays
News-Journal
2/11/2021

'You are loved': Hamilton kids build snowmen to support nursing home residents
Hamilton Journal News
2/11/2021

Detroit expanding COVID-19 vaccines to city's disabled residents
Detroit Free Press
2/11/2021

Watch live: Detroit to expand COVID-19 vaccine acccess to disabled residents
Detroit Free Press
2/11/2021

Death and truth: What to make of new numbers on New York nursing home fatalities
The New York Daily News
2/10/2021

Reed goes to Albany to criticize Cuomo on Covid nursing home controversy
Buffalo News
2/10/2021

Coronavirus: Vaccine allocations leading to frustration in Clark, Champaign Counties
Springfield News-Sun
2/10/2021

Leeper: 'Medically exempt' doesn't beat risk
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
2/10/2021

Pritzker to make people with chronic conditions, disabled eligible for COVID-19 vaccine
The State Journal-Register
2/10/2021

More Illinois residents are now eligible to receive the coronavirus vaccine
Belleville News-Democrat
2/10/2021

COVID vaccination issues confront nursing homes as eligibility increases
Decatur Daily
2/9/2021

Health care union asks for more staffing at nursing homes
The Citizens' Voice
2/9/2021

New proposed assisted-dying law is 'racist,' says disability rights activist
Red Deer Advocate
2/9/2021

People with disabilities to get dedicated COVID-19 vaccine plan
Santa Cruz Sentinel
2/9/2021

How local nursing home families can have 'compassionate care visits'
Dayton Daily News
2/8/2021

Washington's immigrant and refugee elders face challenges COVID-19 vaccine access
Seattle Times
2/8/2021

After years of problems at Washington's facilities for developmentally disabled people, lawmakers seek changes
Seattle Times
2/8/2021

'Nancy's in trouble': Healthy Indiana woman woke up gasping; weeks later, she's an amputee
Indianapolis Star
2/8/2021

With 86% of county deaths occurring in nursing homes, residents now approaching herd immunity in Knox County
The Register-Mail
2/8/2021

COVID-19 vaccines in Summit County: People 65 and older eligible; appointments still hard to get
Akron Beacon Journal
2/8/2021

What you need to know about Legionnaires' disease
Indianapolis Star
2/8/2021