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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.

Amid record COVID-19 cases, Wisconsin National Guard helping nursing homes, hospitals
Wisconsin State Journal
1/14/2022

Gov. Lamont, disability rights groups reach agreement on distribution of COVID-19 rapid tests and masks
Hartford Courant
1/14/2022

'Cancer Statistics, 2022 report is out: Good news -- mortality rates are still on the decline
Patriot-News
1/14/2022

COVID updates: California hospitals add surge beds; cases soaring at nursing homes
Sacramento Bee
1/14/2022

Step up for cardiac care at Abbotsford Centre is back
Abbotsford News
1/13/2022

Nursing homes waiting for more help as staffing challenges persist
Free Press
1/13/2022

‘Heart-wrenching’: the only Jewish nursing home in the Harrisburg area to be sold
Patriot-News
1/13/2022

Coffeeshop empowers people with disabilities
The Anson Record
1/13/2022

Jackson County sees COVID-19 outbreaks in schools, nursing homes
Mail Tribune
1/13/2022

Popular Triangle coffee shop is opening a new location in downtown Raleigh
News & Observer
1/12/2022

Council postpones decision on location of Miracle League field
Journal Inquirer
1/12/2022

State: New COVID-19 outbreak declared at Greensboro nursing home
News & Record
1/12/2022

Nursing homes will soon have to report deals with 'non-arms length' companies
Buffalo News
1/11/2022

How to see if there's a COVID outbreak at your family's KC daycare or nursing home
Kansas City Star
1/11/2022

Dayton police did not violate policy by pulling Owensby from car, internal probe says
Dayton Daily News
1/11/2022

Missing Man Now Presumed Dead After Driving Into Flood Waters in Grays Harbor County
The Chronicle
1/11/2022

State to pay former University of Iowa director $325K to settle discrimination lawsuit
Gazette
1/11/2022

Living Well project surveying those with disabilities who have long-term care needs
The Journal Times
1/10/2022

Santa Fund: Man with developmental disability needs winter coat, clothes and shoes
Moline Dispatch and Rock Island Argus
1/10/2022

New mandate requires RI nursing home visitors to be vaccinated or test negative for COVID
Providence Journal
1/10/2022

COVID outbreaks reported at Placerville, Auburn nursing homes as California sees surge
Sacramento Bee
1/10/2022

Dominican Sisters offer CNA, LPN careers
Jacksonville Journal-Courier
1/9/2022

Stanislaus-area nursing homes restrict visitations due to omicron COVID concerns
Modesto Bee
1/9/2022

Adeo Physical Therapy to launch AQUA STRONG program for children with disabilities
Greeley Tribune
1/9/2022

Akron court starts new program for people with developmental disabilities
Akron Beacon Journal
1/8/2022

County delegation presses school board on seclusion and restraint
Frederick News-Post
1/7/2022

'They set an example' Asheboro residents remember Clapp's nursing home founders for contribution to community
Courier-Tribune
1/7/2022

Millions in federal nursing home funds shrouded in secrecy after decision
Indianapolis Star
1/7/2022

Coast Guard rescue 2 from disabled craft off Maui
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
1/7/2022

California now requires boosters, negative COVID test for most nursing home visits
Sacramento Bee
1/7/2022

Suffield to make Sunrise Park pavilion handicapped-accessible
Journal Inquirer
1/6/2022

HHS Awards $1.2 million supporting disabilities in North Dakota
Devils Lake Journal
1/6/2022

CT disability rights groups file federal complaints over Lamont administration’s distribution of COVID-19 tests, masks
Hartford Courant
1/6/2022

Lamont to require booster shots for nursing home workers
The Day
1/6/2022

Naperville restaurant specializing in poutine to employ people with developmental disabilities
Naperville Sun
1/6/2022

Greeley Central's gymnasium will host one final opportunity to share a smile with Laurie Ford
Greeley Tribune
1/6/2022

Health Bulletin for Jan. 6-13 -- Aerobics, bladder pain, Alzheimer's and Pilates
Spokesman-Review
1/5/2022

Sharp Grossmont Hospital seeks to build $58 million neurosciences center
San Diego Union-Tribune
1/5/2022

RI Health Dept. opens door for COVID-infected staff to work at hospitals, nursing homes
Providence Journal
1/3/2022

Alzheimer’s study seeks participants, aims to slow progression of disease
Canton Repository
1/3/2022

Company fired woman with autism over ‘unprofessional’ communication, NC lawsuit says
Charlotte Observer
1/3/2022

Changing the way people see people with disabilities, Bitty & Beau's Coffee coming to Jacksonville
Florida Times-Union
1/3/2022

RI Health Dept. opens door for COVID-infected staff to work at hospitals, nursing homes
Providence Journal
1/2/2022

Sharp Grossmont Hospital seeks to build $58 million neurosciences center
San Diego Union-Tribune
1/2/2022

If you experience a problem with a southwestern IL nursing home, here's what to do next
Belleville News-Democrat
1/2/2022

RI Health Dept. opens door for COVID-infected staff to work at hospitals, nursing homes
Providence Journal
1/1/2022

Disability rights groups lobby Gov. Lamont to prioritize vulnerable groups in distribution of COVID-19 test kits, masks
Hartford Courant
1/1/2022

Residents with Medicare Advantage questioning why new clinic isn't in-network
Albert Lea Tribune
12/31/2021

Esther's Law allows family monitoring of nursing home patients; advocates pleased
Springfield News-Sun
12/30/2021

Happenings | Dec. 30 edition
Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber
12/30/2021

Saanich disability advocate calls for more inclusive sidewalk, roadway designs
Saanich News
12/30/2021

Some nursing home residents will ring in 2022 with a rent increase
Santa Cruz Sentinel
12/30/2021

Buffalo nursing home fined $18,000 for numerous violations in providing care
Buffalo News
12/29/2021

Teens with disabilities are 5 times more likely to suffer from mental, emotional and behavioral health disorders, UIC researchers say.
Chicago Tribune
12/29/2021

Understanding diabetes. Here's what you need to know!
Daily Ledger
12/29/2021

Some nursing home residents will ring in 2022 with a rent increase
Santa Cruz Sentinel
12/29/2021

Owensby sues city of Dayton, two police officers
Dayton Daily News
12/29/2021

Snowy sidewalks can be unsafe for people with disabilities. Who should clear them?
Observer-Dispatch
12/28/2021

Daywatch: A return to office is coming but there’s a catch | COVID vaccination rates for nursing home workers lag | Chicago restaurant becomes one of the best in the world
Chicago Tribune
12/27/2021

Despite mandates, COVID vaccination rates for nursing home workers lag behind residents, remain low at some facilities
Chicago Tribune
12/27/2021

D-MAN Foundation offers grant for music therapy session for the disabled
The Detroit News
12/27/2021

Gig Harbor will spend $6 million to increase access for people with disabilities
Peninsula Gateway
12/27/2021

'He was the saving grace': Man's nationwide nonprofit that buys Christmas gifts for nursing home residents is expanding to Spokane
Spokesman-Review
12/26/2021

Staff at Jamestown nursing homes spread Christmas cheer to residents
The Jamestown Sun
12/26/2021

GROUP EFFORT: Volunteers pack gift bags for local nursing homes
News Courier
12/25/2021

Mother had multiple sclerosis and then she caught COVID. Can you help this family?
Miami Herald
12/25/2021

Mother had multiple sclerosis, then she caught COVID-19. Readers could help family.
Miami Herald
12/25/2021

Despite mandates, COVID vaccination rates for nursing home workers lag behind residents, remain low at some facilities
Chicago Tribune
12/24/2021

Christmas memories: Nursing home residents share stories of favorite past holidays
Post-Star
12/24/2021

Northwestern Middle School makes Christmas delivery to nursing home
Kokomo Tribune
12/24/2021

12-year-old sends over 150 Christmas cards to nursing home residents for second year
Times-Tribune
12/23/2021

State health officials report two COVID-19 deaths at Guilford County nursing homes
News & Record
12/23/2021

Peggy Davidsmeyer takes helm as new chair of disabilities commission
Jacksonville Journal-Courier
12/23/2021

COVID case, death and vaccination rates improve at Florida nursing homes, AARP reports
News-Journal
12/22/2021

Hogan allocates $100M for emergency staffing at Maryland hospitals, nursing homes
Cumberland Times-News
12/22/2021

'Next 4-5 weeks will be difficult': How Seacoast shelters, nursing homes, jails cope with COVID outbreaks
Foster's Daily Democrat
12/22/2021

Suicidal and needing help, executive at Georgia company says he was fired instead
Charlotte Observer
12/22/2021

Tax for black lung benefits to go down without Build Back Better passage
Lexington Herald-Leader
12/22/2021

More nursing home staff getting vaccinated against COVID-19, state data show; 5 deaths added in Cambria
Tribune-Democrat
12/22/2021

Nursing homes call for one year delay in new minimum staffing requirements
Providence Journal
12/21/2021

In dramatic reversal, few nursing home residents ending up hospitalized for COVID-19, UPMC doctor says
Patriot-News
12/21/2021

Mt. Hebron students offer ukulele performance to Alzheimer’s Association for holiday music therapy
Baltimore Sun
12/20/2021

'It's going to take time': HHC takes steps to boost nursing home staffing, but challenges remain
Indianapolis Star
12/20/2021

New center offers seniors in need of memory care a safe space in Santa Fe
The Santa Fe New Mexican
12/20/2021

Disabled, homeless advocates protest city policies
San Diego Union-Tribune
12/20/2021

New center offers seniors in need of memory care a safe space in Santa Fe
The Santa Fe New Mexican
12/20/2021

People living with developmental disabilities face uphill battle accessing jobs
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
12/17/2021

In Florida, worthy causes get funding – when lawmakers’ families are affected | Commentary
Orlando Sentinel
12/17/2021

McKee: Former Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket, Providence nursing home to shelter homeless
Providence Journal
12/16/2021

Wish Book: Providing homes and independence for Bay Area residents with disabilities
San Jose Mercury News
12/16/2021

Florida’s nursing home residents are trailing most of the US in getting booster shots
South Florida Sun Sentinel
12/16/2021

McKee: Former Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket, Providence nursing home to shelter homeless
Providence Journal
12/16/2021

Oneida County launches voluntary database on residents to help with police calls
Observer-Dispatch
12/15/2021

Regent Ron Weiser gives $30 million to UM for prostate cancer center
The Detroit News
12/15/2021

OPINION: Low wages strain workers who care for people with disabilities in group homes
The SouthtownStar
12/15/2021

Mayfield nursing home leveled by tornado. The 'miracle' of how all 74 residents survived.
Lexington Herald-Leader
12/14/2021

SC minister died of COVID at Jasper Co. nursing home. His son says facility was negligent
Island Packet
12/14/2021

Grant to assist victims of human trafficking
Gallipolis Daily Tribune
12/14/2021

Labor shortage hits disability service provider: 'We can't just pay more. We can't just shut down.'
Herald-Times
12/14/2021

Foxberry Terrace in Webb City prepares to open memory care residence in spring
Joplin Globe
12/13/2021