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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.

Coronavirus death toll in Sonoma County extends to fourth nursing home
The Press Democrat
8/6/2020

Lane Regional sells land for nursing home
The Advocate
8/6/2020

Pitt to launch study of medical marijuana use to ease pain in sickle cell patients
Tribune-Review
8/6/2020

Coronavirus: Families excited to reunite as nursing home restrictions are lifted
Springfield News-Sun
8/5/2020

3 Maine nursing homes getting new COVID-19 test machines, but the tests have limits
Bangor Daily News
8/5/2020

LIFE of Mississippi helps individuals with disabilities be independent
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
8/5/2020

Adaptive recreational program counts Vernon, Lake Country among stops
Vernon Morning Star
8/5/2020

Nursing homes strive to keep residents safe
The Jamestown Sun
8/5/2020

Lack of PPE, universal testing cited as reasons why four county nursing homes lost nearly 25% of their patients
Intelligencer Journal
8/4/2020

State health chief faces scrutiny over nursing home deaths
The Daily Star
8/4/2020

Naomi Ishisaka: 30 years after the ADA, disability justice activists are rethinking what true equity looks like
Seattle Times
8/4/2020

Lawsuit: Disability group teamed up with Muskegon to allow inaccessible businesses
Detroit Free Press
8/4/2020

DeSantis says state will get creative to allow family visits at nursing homes
South Florida Sun Sentinel
8/4/2020

Tazewell County tops 100 virus cases with more hospitalizations, Princeton nursing home releases statement regarding recent hospitalizations
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
8/4/2020

Coalition works to expand payments for Illinois residents with disabilities, who have been hit hard by COVID-19
Chicago Tribune
8/4/2020

Nearly a quarter of residents at these four Lancaster nursing homes have died from COVID-19
Intelligencer Journal
8/3/2020

Nursing home worker tests positive for coronavirus
The Newton Kansan
8/3/2020

Goodwill NYNJ launches first outlet and warehouse facility in northern NJ
NJBIZ
8/3/2020

Naomi Ishisaka: The Americans with Disabilities Act took us a long way toward equity. Here's how to go the distance.
Seattle Times
8/3/2020

Put cameras in nursing homes, Lexington Co. councilman says after his mom was injured
State
8/3/2020

What can be done to stop COVID-19 from ravaging skilled nursing homes in Sonoma County?
The Press Democrat
8/2/2020

Families struggle with nursing home visitation restrictions
Leader-Telegram
8/2/2020

Viewpoints: Pandemic puts our committment to ADA to test
The Daily Herald
8/2/2020

Protesters call for release of inmates at risk of COVID at Fort Worth federal prison
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
8/2/2020

3 more people died of COVID-19 in Lancaster County nursing homes: coroner
Intelligencer Journal
8/1/2020

COVID what's next: Pennsylvania nursing homes in midst of second wave of COVID-19
Beaver County Times
8/1/2020

'Keeping people safe': Demand for caregivers jumps during pandemic
Tribune-Democrat
8/1/2020

Albany Commission gets involved in $1 million building renovation project
Albany Herald
8/1/2020

Nursing home worker tests positive COVID-19
The Newton Kansan
7/31/2020

E'town nursing home worker tests positive for COVID-19
Press-Republican
7/31/2020

Legislation pitched to reduce VA disability claim backlog
Times Record
7/31/2020

Nursing home employees postpone strike after governor’s intervention
Providence Journal
7/31/2020

Family sues Visalia nursing home after 87-year-old man dies from COVID-19
The Fresno Bee
7/30/2020

Preventing another wave of nursing homes deaths
Observer-Dispatch
7/30/2020

Pennhurst: Its history of horror and hope for its future
Intelligencer Journal
7/30/2020

Arc graduates second culinary class
News Herald
7/30/2020

Four more individuals test positive for COVID-19 at Princeton nursing home, seven others being monitored after displaying symptoms of the virus
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
7/30/2020

Coronavirus updates: Cal Poly sports postponed due to COVID-19; nursing home outbreak
Tribune
7/30/2020

Spencer-East Brookfield school system settles federal case
Telegram & Gazette
7/30/2020

After 2,557 COVID deaths in long-term care, Florida fills vacant nursing home watchdog job
Miami Herald
7/29/2020

Initial test of Pa. nursing homes for COVID-19 done, more to come
Times Leader
7/29/2020

Disability Action Center keeps up some fundraising streams
Times West Virginian
7/29/2020

Senate approves bill on wage subsidy, disability payments for COVID-19
Abbotsford News
7/29/2020

Maryland plans to stop paying for coronavirus testing for nursing home staff after Aug. 15
Baltimore Sun
7/29/2020

With universal testing completed, Beaver County sees more COVID in nursing homes
Beaver County Times
7/29/2020

Texans with disabilities sue to challenge mail-in ballot process
Austin American-Statesman
7/29/2020

Nursing home resident describes constant fear of COVID-19, isolation from family and beloved dog
Patriot-News
7/28/2020

Over 750 residents in Tarrant nursing homes, assisted living facilities have had COVID
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
7/28/2020

City could partner with New Mexico Family Services for meals programs
Las Cruces Sun-News
7/28/2020

Spencer: Cast actors with disabilities CELEBRITIES Tribune news services
Capital
7/28/2020

What went wrong with nursing homes and COVID?
Daily Messenger
7/28/2020

Pa. nursing homes meet testing deadline, but it remains unclear when people can visit their loved ones again
Patriot-News
7/28/2020

Alternative Baseball, a program for people with disabilities, coming to Meridian
Meridian Star
7/28/2020

Outpouring of support for ultrarunner after rare cancer diagnosis
Arizona Daily Sun
7/28/2020

EDITORIAL: State must resolve nursing home complaints as publicly as laws allow
Buffalo News
7/27/2020

Nursing home operator using Lower Burrell site to care for covid-19 positive patients
Valley News-Dispatch
7/27/2020

Disability access still lacking in Billings on 30-year anniversary of ADA
Billings Gazette
7/27/2020

Sailing nonprofit honors 30 years of ADA Group that makes boating accessible celebrates law
Capital
7/27/2020

Azle nursing home resident who died of COVID 'deserved more respect,' daughter says
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
7/27/2020

Blind voters, disability rights groups sue Texas over inaccessible mail-in ballot system
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
7/27/2020

Coroner's report: 7 COVID-19 nursing home deaths last week, 6 of them from Willow Valley
Intelligencer Journal
7/26/2020

State lawmakers move to limit nursing home immunity during pandemic
Buffalo News
7/26/2020

As pandemic ends fundraising galas, Modesto nonprofits go virtual to bring in money
Modesto Bee
7/26/2020

'I feel left behind.' How people with disabilities are coping with the pandemic
Miami Herald
7/26/2020

EDITORIAL: Countywide vigilance helps prevent nursing-home outbreaks
Marin Independent Journal
7/26/2020

Ti nursing home worker positive for COVID-19
Press-Republican
7/25/2020

23 Florida counties are nursing home 'hot spots.' Feds sending testing aid to 85 homes.
Miami Herald
7/25/2020

Legal experts: Mask requirements likely don't violate Americans with Disabilities Act
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
7/25/2020

First armless pilot celebrates 30th year of ADA with flight at Frederick airport
Frederick News-Post
7/25/2020

Advocates reflect on the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act
The Blade
7/25/2020

Annual Walk to End Azheimer’s will see changes
Gaston Gazette
7/24/2020

Bob Murphy: How many nursing home residents must die before Congress acts?
Greeley Tribune
7/24/2020

Council, mayor experience disabilities with wheelchair, vision impairment goggles
Aberdeen American News
7/24/2020

Disability rights advocacy groups want language in El Paso health order modified
El Paso Times
7/24/2020

Two more individuals test positive for COVID-19 at Princeton nursing home
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
7/24/2020

Florida nursing homes targeted for federal testing aid but questions emerge
Miami Herald
7/24/2020

Florida boy to celebrate last chemotherapy treatment
Florida Times-Union
7/24/2020

Fort Worth-area nursing home reacted too late to COVID outbreak, nurse and families say
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
7/23/2020

Central Coast HICAP to offer free 'New to Medicare' virtual programs in August
Lompoc Record
7/23/2020

Newton activists reflect on Americans with Disabilities Act on 30th anniversary
Wicked Local Metro
7/23/2020

Alzheimer's Association hosts international conference online
Corsicana Daily Sun
7/23/2020

Bringing some cheer to Sterling nursing home residents
Daily Gazette
7/23/2020

Minnesota DHS launches new Medicaid program to combat homelessness
Star Tribune
7/23/2020

Coronavirus: DeSantis sends state teams to Florida nursing homes for second time
Florida Times-Union
7/22/2020

Rockford park to expand after demo of former nursing home
Rockford Register Star
7/22/2020

Holmes Training Center eyes August reopening
The Daily Record
7/22/2020

COVID-19 kills 3 at Woodland facilities for people with developmental disabilities
Sacramento Bee
7/22/2020

Triangle COVID-19 report: Wake nursing home outbreaks continue to climb in NC
News & Observer
7/22/2020

COVID-19 cases climbing at Lodi nursing homes
Lodi News-Sentinel
7/22/2020

Disability Equality Index releases 2020 report
The Record-Eagle
7/22/2020

Latest COVID-19 casualty raises Sonoma County nursing home deaths to 11 during pandemic
The Press Democrat
7/21/2020

Nursing homes resume visitations
Lima News
7/21/2020

Disabled earned civil rights 30 years ago
Florida Times-Union
7/21/2020

Ideas for improving Summit County nursing homes include volunteer corps, tracking app
Akron Beacon Journal
7/21/2020

Deltona Health Care nursing home reports 55 coronavirus-case outbreak
News-Journal
7/21/2020

’Kidney whisperer’: Gardens media company matches Tequesta man with potential donor
Palm Beach Post
7/21/2020

Primary preview: 76th Assembly race draws mostly political newcomers
Wisconsin State Journal
7/21/2020

Understanding COVID-19's impact on nursing homes and how to cut through the isolation of residents
Intelligencer Journal
7/20/2020

Examining the causes of nursing home crisis
Intelligencer Journal
7/20/2020

Loveland Center expands and adapts to COVID-19
The Herald-Tribune
7/20/2020