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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.

Westborn Markets agree to start service animal training in settlement with AG
Detroit Free Press
7/27/2021

EDITORIAL: Nursing homes, covid and what's right
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
7/26/2021

Nursing home sale imminent; remembering ‘nine for nine’; more: Good Morning, Pennsylvania
Patriot-News
7/26/2021

Even as Latinos face largest increase in Alzheimer’s-related illnesses, they are less likely to seek treatment. Their caretakers, often family, need support, advocates say.
Chicago Tribune
7/26/2021

Pa. nursing home strikes put ‘on hold’
Patriot-News
7/26/2021

Disabled professor says Kansas State University discriminated against him, is seeking $75,000
Wichita Eagle
7/26/2021

Detroit launches plan to improve access to jobs, housing for disabled residents
The Detroit News
7/26/2021

OPINION: Here's a new one: Smoking is bad for you and kale is good
The Monroe News
7/25/2021

Nanaimo writer's personal story about dementia care chosen for 'Chicken Soup for the Soul'
Nanaimo News Bulletin
7/24/2021

Resident dies at West Yarmouth nursing home hit by COVID-19 surge
Cape Cod Times
7/24/2021

Latinos face largest increase in Alzheimer’s disease and dementia-related illnesses, summit to lessen stigma, provide resources
Chicago Tribune
7/23/2021

Masonic skilled nursing home closure in Wichita affects residents, families and staff
Wichita Eagle
7/23/2021

9-year-old boy with a disability dies after being left in hot car, Utah officials say
Charlotte Observer
7/22/2021

Coming to terms with inherited ALS: With dreadful knowledge comes both fear and hope
Philadelphia Inquirer
7/22/2021

Latino Healthy Brain Summit seeks to educate, lessen stigma, provide resources on Alzheimer’s disease
Chicago Tribune
7/22/2021

Beyond the Teeth: How an Asheboro dentist started comprehensive care for people with disabilities
Courier-Tribune
7/22/2021

Amid COVID-19 surge, calls mount for mandatory Cape nursing home staff vaccinations
Cape Cod Times
7/22/2021

Department of Justice not opening probe of Michigan nursing homes
The Detroit News
7/22/2021

Tazewell County Sheriff's Office receives grant to expand Project Lifesaver Program
Bluefield Daily Telegraph
7/21/2021

Gov. Wolf’s administration vows ‘historic’ increase in care for nursing home residents
Patriot-News
7/21/2021

Doctors urge return to routine breast, cervical screening: ‘We need patients to come in as soon as they can’
Chicago Tribune
7/21/2021

AHN offering free screenings for variety of cancers at sites in Wexford, Butler
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
7/21/2021

State: Unvaccinated Cape Cod nursing home employees must take rapid tests before shifts
Cape Cod Times
7/21/2021

ACT test streamlines registration for students with disabilities
Dominion Post
7/21/2021

CMC practitioner, cardiac patient develop a special bond
New Hampshire Union Leader
7/20/2021

Alamance-Burlington Board of Education settles with former Sylvan teacher for $100,000
Times-News
7/20/2021

California court strikes down part of law protecting trans seniors from being misgendered in nursing homes
The New York Daily News
7/20/2021

National Trust grant to help restore Camilla nursing home
Moultrie Observer
7/20/2021

132 COVID-19 cases confirmed in Provincetown; 32 at Yarmouth nursing home
Cape Cod Times
7/20/2021

Walmart failed to accommodate employee with Down syndrome, jury finds and awards more than $125M in damages
Crookston Daily Times
7/20/2021

Workers at Dauphin County nursing home among those planning strike next week
Patriot-News
7/19/2021

Quad-City nursing homes fined nearly $80,000 for the choking death of a resident and the neglect of others
Moline Dispatch and Rock Island Argus
7/19/2021

Embark Norman meeting some transit needs, leaving others in limbo, riders say
Norman Transcript
7/18/2021

Meijer again a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion
The Record-Eagle
7/18/2021

Opinion: Canadian disability benefit too important to leave solely to government
Red Deer Advocate
7/17/2021

Accessible housing is lacking in Kelowna, says disabled community members
Kelowna Capital News
7/17/2021

Only 47% of RI nursing homes meet COVID vaccination benchmark according to AARP
Providence Journal
7/15/2021

Clark County Jail settles lawsuit with deaf woman who was denied services
Columbian
7/15/2021

Six dead after virus outbreak at nursing home
Kokomo Tribune
7/13/2021

Florida asks for $1.1 billion in Medicaid funding but it’s not a step toward expansion
Miami Herald
7/13/2021

Complaint: California renters applying for assistance face discriminatory barriers
Modesto Bee
7/12/2021

Mozaic receives grant for employment services
The Citizen
7/12/2021

Half of Stark nursing home workers, third of firefighters, hospital staff unvaccinated
Canton Repository
7/11/2021

Program that helps people with disabilities visit the ocean restarts after COVID pause
Miami Herald
7/10/2021

New Clark County task seeks to become additional support for nursing home residents
Springfield News-Sun
7/9/2021

Local advocate rallies for nursing home resident rights
Messenger-Inquirer
7/9/2021

Sidney councillor calls for attitude adjustment around accessibility
Peninsula News Review
7/9/2021

Pennsylvania to open dementia unit at Rockview prison
Tribune-Review
7/9/2021

Local clinic to enroll patients in study on bioelectronic device to treat rheumatoid arthritis
Spokesman-Review
7/8/2021

Wilmington-area beaches strive to provide access for visitors, residents with disabilities
Star-News
7/8/2021

Portions of South Cotner Boulevard to close for road work beginning Monday
The Lincoln Journal Star
7/8/2021

Town disability commissions seek members on Cape Cod
Cape Cod Times
7/8/2021

Norman disability community wants accessible transportation solutions
Norman Transcript
7/7/2021

St. Paul City Council approves $76,000 settlement for mayor's former aide
Star Tribune
7/7/2021

City contemplates massive upgrades to City Hall
Ottumwa Courier
7/7/2021

Local SpartanNash shoppers help raise $243K for Special Olympics
Sentinel-Standard
7/6/2021

EDITORIAL: Why families remain primary advocates for changes at nursing homes
Santa Cruz Sentinel
7/6/2021

Baseball league for teens, adults with autism and other disabilities coming to Las Cruces
Las Cruces Sun-News
7/5/2021

Sarah Bonwell Hudgins Foundation to sell 38-acre Hampton property
Daily Press
7/4/2021

Goodwill helps those with disabilities find work
Dayton Daily News
7/4/2021

Capitola nursing home reported not just for quality of care, but infrastructure
Santa Cruz Sentinel
7/4/2021

Prostate, breast cancer support groups to resume in-person meetings
The Ironton Tribune
7/3/2021

Worker shortages are real in the Philly region's nursing homes
Philadelphia Inquirer
7/2/2021

Groundbreaking kicks off construction of Griffin Bike Park restroom facility
Tribune-Star
7/2/2021

Manchester nursing home sued over patient's death
Journal Inquirer
7/2/2021

COVID vaccine isn't always required for IL nursing home workers. Are they taking it?
Belleville News-Democrat
7/2/2021

Worker says Wichita manufacturing company discriminated against her when it fired her
Wichita Eagle
7/2/2021

Tri-county nursing home staff are less vaccinated than residents, data shows
Sun Journal
6/30/2021

Nonprofit that advocates for those with disabilities to visit Redlands' Saturday farmers' market
Redlands Daily Facts
6/30/2021

New state nursing home wing expands mental health services in Northern New Mexico
The Santa Fe New Mexican
6/30/2021

NJ budget includes $400K to help finish Toms River park for people with disabilities
Asbury Park Press
6/29/2021

Terminal diagnosis Eve-volves into Vernon business
Vernon Morning Star
6/28/2021

Workers at Gasport nursing home ratify 3-year contract
Buffalo News
6/27/2021

Aurora honors Association for Individual Development for 60 years of service
The Beacon-News
6/27/2021

Illinois state Rep. La Shawn Ford beats prostate cancer, urges early screening and greater understanding of health inequities
Chicago Tribune
6/27/2021

New Pa. budget lessens nursing home concerns, but doesn’t immediately quell possible strikes
Patriot-News
6/26/2021

County officials pick berries for nursing home residents
Republican Herald
6/26/2021

Arc of SW Georgia, One Voice Georgia plan American Disability Act celebration
Albany Herald
6/26/2021

DOH: 81% of nursing home residents, 57% of staff vaccinated
The Sentinel
6/24/2021

Settlement reached after Guilford County doctor accused of submitting false claims to Medicare and Medicaid
News & Record
6/24/2021

Delta MP introduces bill to create new benefit for people with disabilities
North Delta Reporter
6/24/2021

SLO County to pay disabled former jail inmate $175,000 after DOJ investigation
Tribune
6/24/2021

Transgender member booted from Las Cruces organization after requesting they/them pronouns
Las Cruces Sun-News
6/24/2021

Ohio nursing home visiting rules ease, though federal guidelines remain
Hamilton Journal News
6/23/2021

Most of Idaho nursing home staffers have not received COVID-19 vaccine, federal data say
Idaho Statesman
6/23/2021

Somerville commissions shuffled under new racial and social justice department
Wicked Local Metro
6/22/2021

State orders fixes at Seattle schools after finding special education violations during pandemic
Seattle Times
6/22/2021

DeSantis gives Florida an extra $12 million in fight against Alzheimer’s, dementia
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/21/2021

Nursing aides get new pay scales at Lewis County nursing home -- $20 an hour to start
Watertown Daily Times
6/19/2021

Covid-19 still a threat in nursing homes
Tribune-Review
6/19/2021

ABLE hopes to create jobs, opportunities to serve people with disabilities
Dickinson Press
6/18/2021

COVID killed thousands in KY nursing homes. Why aren't employees taking the vaccine?
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/18/2021

Paying tribute
Newton Daily News
6/17/2021

LifeStream Services to host golf outing Aug. 18
Greensburg Daily News
6/17/2021

New Alzheimer's treatment Aduhelm may be too costly for many seniors, deepening inequities
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/16/2021

Greene County to sell 85 nursing home bed certificates
Dayton Daily News
6/16/2021

Fort Worth student with autism died after being restrained at school. What happened?
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
6/16/2021

Hanceville nursing home has highest vaccination rate in state
Cullman Times
6/15/2021

Auburn nursing home celebrates dolls for residents with dementia
The Citizen
6/15/2021

Mobile springtime: Moses Lake nursing home residents tend to indoor garden
Columbia Basin Herald
6/15/2021