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Senior Living Providers Rolling Out Resident-Friendly Tech

Senior Living Providers Rolling Out Resident-Friendly Tech | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Tech companies are realizing that technology use and adoption shouldn’t be bound by age limits, evidenced by many continuing to introduce innovative, care-oriented products specifically geared toward older adults.  Senior living providers have also...
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Senior Living Providers Seek Cure for “Someday Syndrome”

Senior Living Providers Seek Cure for “Someday Syndrome” | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Senior living providers are seeking ways to counteract the double-edged sword of revenue loss that happens when seniors put off a move into a community—upping the average incoming age of residents while decreasing the average length of stay—and...
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LIVING IN YOUR FOREVERHOME | Golden Age Living Blog

LIVING IN YOUR FOREVERHOME | Golden Age Living Blog | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
80% age as a single person. Most Americans say they want to “Age in Place” which means they want to say in their own home and remain independent for as long as possible.
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The Growing Trend of Homecare Nationally | Find Senior Living and ...

The Growing Trend of Homecare Nationally | Find Senior Living and ... | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Every year, more and more senior citizens decide to “age in place,” a trend that allows them to age comfortably within the familiar surroundings of their own homes. And according to a recent survey by AARP, nearly all adults over the age of 50 ...
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Living happily after retirement: Planning, staying active are key, experts say - nwitimes.com

Living happily after retirement: Planning, staying active are key, experts say - nwitimes.com | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Living happily after retirement: Planning, staying active are key, experts say nwitimes.com The North Shore Village, an organization that serves Evanston and Wilmette residents 60 years and older, offers programs and activities that help older...
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The Bonus Years: AACC provides many services to region's aging population - CapitalGazette.com

The Bonus Years: AACC provides many services to region's aging population - CapitalGazette.com | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
The Bonus Years: AACC provides many services to region's aging population CapitalGazette.com Sometimes people think of aging in place as an option for those who can't afford to move into an elder care facility, such as independent living, assisted...
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What do seniors want? - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

What do seniors want? - The San Luis Obispo Tribune | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
What do seniors want? The San Luis Obispo Tribune The survey is the result of a periodic requirement for the Central Coast Commission for Senior Citizens (under the umbrella of the Area Agency on Aging or AAA) to assess the needs of residents who...
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Aging preparedness results - Albany Democrat Herald

Aging preparedness results - Albany Democrat Herald | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Aging preparedness results Albany Democrat Herald Low income seniors, and those with chronic health conditions, lack the confidence that critical issues such as transportation and affordable housing are priority investments where they live and...
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Satanta seniors live in style - Leader and Times

Satanta seniors live in style - Leader and Times | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Satanta seniors live in style
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Seniors in Haskell County who have a need for senior living now have the option to remain in the county near their family and friends.
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CHIEFTAIN: Senior living facility never was meant to be a nursing home - Wallowa County Cheiftain

CHIEFTAIN: Senior living facility never was meant to be a nursing home - Wallowa County Cheiftain | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
CHIEFTAIN: Senior living facility never was meant to be a nursing home Wallowa County Cheiftain Health care leaders in Wallowa County have come under some withering criticism lately for opening a new senior living center that doesn't offer skilled...
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Safety goes high-tech for seniors citizens - Vineland Daily Journal

Safety goes high-tech for seniors citizens - Vineland Daily Journal | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Safety goes high-tech for seniors citizens
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Living at home — specialists call it aging in place — is what most people want for their later years.
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Senior Housing an Exclusive Club, Despite Huge Growth Potential ...

Senior Housing an Exclusive Club, Despite Huge Growth Potential ... | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
But one thing hasn't changed: Weis Builders, which has been building senior housing for decades, is among only a handful of multifamily builders that have made the leap into independent- or assisted-living construction, even if ...
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Frontline Investigates Assisted Living, Profiles Emeritus

Frontline Investigates Assisted Living, Profiles Emeritus | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
An investigative report delving into the assisted living industry and issues associated with staffing and training aired Tuesday night on PBS Frontline, with serious implications for the public’s view of senior care and assisted living communities...
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Financial Crisis Drives Change Among Retirement Consumption

Financial Crisis Drives Change Among Retirement Consumption | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
The impact of the financial crisis on retirees has varied widely depending on the types of investments and incomes those retirees had during the economic downturn, according to a recent research brief by the Boston College Center for Retirement...
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Overlake Terrace - A Stellar Living Community

Overlake Terrace is an independent community that makes life easier for the older folks. They provide assisted living Redmond, a much better place and enviro...
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AARP helps locals get homes fit for senior living | New Orleans ...

AARP helps locals get homes fit for senior living | New Orleans ... | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Our seniors are living more active, independent lives, longer than ever before; the AARP states that nearly 90 percent of older adults would prefer to remain in their own homes as they age. One way “aging in place” can be ...
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Alternatives to Senior Living Facilities - Senior Care Corner

Alternatives to Senior Living Facilities - Senior Care Corner | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
As family caregivers, we already know most of our parents and grandparents (and we) want to live in their own homes or a home of their choice that is suitable for aging adults, even if homecare arrangements are needed to make it happen, instead of...
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Smaller home, fewer worries – downsizing can set you free - News & Observer

Smaller home, fewer worries – downsizing can set you free - News & Observer | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Smaller home, fewer worries – downsizing can set you free
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Owner Peg Guild helps clients decide what to take to their new place. After a traditional ...
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Four Innovative Senior Housing Models Win MetLife Foundation Awards

Four Innovative Senior Housing Models Win MetLife Foundation Awards | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Four senior housing organizations were recognized for their innovative approaches to affordable accommodations and care for the elderly with awards from the MetLife Foundation and Enterprise Community Partners.
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For seniors, online world presents challenge, opportunities - The Republic

For seniors, online world presents challenge, opportunities - The Republic | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
For seniors, online world presents challenge, opportunities The Republic It's a problem made more difficult by the fact that older adults in huge numbers prefer to remain living independently, in their own homes, even when doing so slowly becomes...
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CCRCs Break Down Walls to Partner with Financial Planners

CCRCs Break Down Walls to Partner with Financial Planners | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
Retirement communities and financial planners: historically the two have not gone hand in hand.
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September a special time for our seniors - Santa Maria Times

September a special time for our seniors - Santa Maria Times | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
September a special time for our seniors
Santa Maria Times
Through evidenced-based programs, senior centers are helping older adults manage their health and finances so they can continue to live in their homes as long as possible.
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The grateful gatekeeper - McKnight's Long Term Care News

The grateful gatekeeper - McKnight's Long Term Care News | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
The grateful gatekeeper
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“I like the warm and fuzzy part of what we do in providing a quality service to a certain demographic and population segment,” he says.
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New Competition Seeks Innovators for Marketable Senior Care Tech

New Competition Seeks Innovators for Marketable Senior Care Tech | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
With an aging population slated to reach the billions in the coming decades, a new partnership believes technological innovation will be key in serving this massive demographic.  The AgePower Tech Search is the collaboration of Ecumen, a non-profit...
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5 must-do's as age wave bears down on the USA - USA TODAY

5 must-do's as age wave bears down on the USA - USA TODAY | Senior Living Leadership | Scoop.it
5 must-do's as age wave bears down on the USA USA TODAY This demographic tidal wave that has awakened city planners here is washing across the USA, raising concerns about health challenges, adequate housing, mobility for seniors and simply ensuring...
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