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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.

Property tax and rent rebate distribution scheduled to start
Republican Herald
7/5/2022

Cromwell to appeal $5M award to mental health agency for 'discriminatory' actions
The Middletown Press
7/5/2022

Federal, N.Y. state bills seek to end electric shock treatment for people with disabilities
The New York Daily News
7/4/2022

Bill O Boyle: State begins distributing 260k property tax/rent rebates
Times Leader
7/4/2022

Erie County provides $1.1 million for new ADA-accessible trail at Tifft Nature Preserve
Buffalo News
7/2/2022

Workers at 12 for-profit WNY nursing homes authorize one-day strikes: 'Our next step is really not to hold back'
Buffalo News
7/1/2022

Hobby Lobby wouldn’t let Kansas worker use service dog, then fired her, feds say
Charlotte Observer
7/1/2022

Nursing home to pay $1.75 million settlement after allegedly giving COVID shots to ineligible board members, wealthy donors
South Florida Sun Sentinel
7/1/2022

Springfield Regional receives national honor related to stroke
Springfield News-Sun
6/30/2022

Sheriffs want more say over jail inspections. Now there’s a provision in NC’s budget
Charlotte Observer
6/30/2022

City gets new suggestion for overnight shelter
Lewiston Morning Tribune
6/29/2022

MSP partners with Vitals to make the airport safer for those with disabilities, medical conditions
Saint Paul Pioneer Press
6/29/2022

LIFTT awarded $30K grant
Billings Gazette
6/29/2022

Eagle Mount Billings Receives $20,000 Grant
Billings Gazette
6/29/2022

Miracle League field finds home in Vernon
Journal Inquirer
6/28/2022

Nursing homes combat persistent staffing shortages
Herald Bulletin
6/27/2022

EDITORIAL: Another reminder of how Maine is failing its youth, this time from the Department of Justice
Bangor Daily News
6/27/2022

City creates plan to give disabled better view for fireworks
Messenger-Inquirer
6/25/2022

Cox Monett Hospital recognized for providing high-quality stroke care
Joplin Globe
6/25/2022

She revolutionized Alzheimer’s care worldwide. As she turns 100, she’s still going strong.
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/24/2022

In-house staffing agency helps blunt impact of nursing home worker shortage
New Hampshire Union Leader
6/24/2022

What’s next for national abortion rights? ‘A giant legal experiment,’ expert says
Charlotte Observer
6/24/2022

She revolutionized Alzheimer’s care worldwide. As she turns 100, she’s still going strong.
Lexington Herald-Leader
6/22/2022

First toilet paper. Then baby formula. Could a nursing home shortage be next in Pennsylvania?
Morning Call
6/22/2022

‘This can save lives.’ Purple Alert, for adults with disabilities, added to Florida system for finding the missing
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/22/2022

Pennsylvania nursing homes looking to state for help amid fears of mass closures
Morning Call
6/22/2022

MTA commits to make 95% of NYC subway stations accessible with elevators and ramps over next 40 years
The New York Daily News
6/22/2022

Maine over-institutionalizes children with disabilities, Justice Department says
Bangor Daily News
6/22/2022

Better footing is ahead
Mail Tribune
6/22/2022

Nonprofit serves dual health purpose
Journal Inquirer
6/21/2022

Governor Abbott, DPS, TxDMV announce nation's first statewide Driving With Disability Program
Palestine Herald-Press
6/21/2022

Colquitt Regional cuts ribbon on Geropsychiatric Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit
Albany Herald
6/21/2022

LTCA to host informative meeting about Medicare
Enid News & Eagle
6/21/2022

Inspired Transportation will bring artists with development disabilities to InsideOut Studio
Hamilton Journal News
6/20/2022

‘This can save lives.’ Purple Alert, for adults with disabilities, added to Florida system for finding the missing
South Florida Sun Sentinel
6/20/2022

Community Crossroads to host 33rd annual Golf Challenge
Eagle-Tribune
6/19/2022

Time magazine named 10 ‘most innovative’ teachers in the US. One of them is from Raleigh.
News & Observer
6/17/2022

Nursing homes become a hotbed of labor activism: 'Workers are finally saying enough is enough'
Buffalo News
6/17/2022

State-of-the-art technology improves speech in nursing homes
Post-Star
6/16/2022

Disabled workers seek opportunity to shine in jobs
Buffalo News
6/16/2022

Ambulance service recognized for aid in nursing home evacuation
Decatur Daily
6/16/2022

Workers with disabilities seek opportunity to shine in jobs
Buffalo News
6/16/2022

Abbott, DPS, TxDMV announce nation's first statewide driving with disability program
Odessa American
6/16/2022

The Check-Up: Where, and how, to get caregiving support
Keene Sentinel
6/15/2022

AG's Office sues closed Rowley nursing home
Daily News of Newburyport
6/14/2022

Disabled Pennsylvanians fear state plan for home health aides will backfire
Patriot-News
6/14/2022

Lizzo reworks song to strip out an ableist lyric
The New York Daily News
6/14/2022

Philadelphia Nursing Home will close by the end of 2022
Philadelphia Inquirer
6/14/2022

Maine nursing homes had the nation's highest COVID-19 case rate in May
Bangor Daily News
6/13/2022

Bangor's growth / Nursing home outbreaks / Caterpillar 'apocalypse'
Bangor Daily News
6/13/2022

Group seeks to quiet Santa Fe streets
The Santa Fe New Mexican
6/13/2022

Canine Companions' new Santa Rosa center aims to fill national need for service dogs
The Press Democrat
6/13/2022

Chehalis Offers Utility Rate Discounts for Low Income and Disabled Customers; Applications Close June 30
The Chronicle
6/11/2022

Anderson School educator wins statewide Excellence in Teaching Award
Andover Townsman
6/10/2022

Nursing homes can't retain caregivers. Could career ladder programs be a solution?
Buffalo News
6/10/2022

Watch as vision-impaired woman rappels down central Pa. building: video
Patriot-News
6/10/2022

Job fair offers opportunities to Valley residents with disabilities
Daily Item
6/10/2022

‘Outside the box’ solutions helped this nursing home excel, despite staffing challenges
Charlotte Observer
6/9/2022

She championed children with disabilities. Her legacy honored at Miami riding center
Miami Herald
6/9/2022

Council passes commission ordinance
Ottumwa Courier
6/9/2022

Sentinel to host Facebook Live discussion with caregiver support group leaders
Keene Sentinel
6/6/2022

Bakersfield ARC, CALM launch volunteer program
The Bakersfield Californian
6/2/2022

Sanford Health considers options for Mott nursing home, including possible donation of facility to city
Dickinson Press
6/1/2022

Missouri elections clerk vows to remove people in court guardianships from voter rolls
Kansas City Star
6/1/2022

Missouri elections clerk vows to take away incapacitated people’s right to vote
Kansas City Star
6/1/2022

Mott to retain nursing home building, but facility still likely to close
Bismarck Tribune
6/1/2022

NY nursing home staffing mandate faces lawsuit from operators
Buffalo News
5/31/2022

Nursing home bill aimed at increasing staffing, improving care signed into law by Gov. J.B. Pritzker
Chicago Tribune
5/31/2022

Accessibility ramp dedicated at Waitsboro Recreation Area
Commonwealth Journal
5/29/2022

Nursing home industry financial practice called out
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
5/27/2022

These 3 things this South Carolina doctor learned from his stroke could save your life
State
5/27/2022

Sanford to close Mott nursing home, refuses city proposal to use facility for senior care
Dickinson Press
5/26/2022

Nursing home workers to rally at state capitol
The Citizens' Voice
5/25/2022

'Design flaw' limits access for disabled near Middletown sports fields, official says
The Middletown Press
5/24/2022

Disabled veterans need to know new rules, but metered parking still comes free
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
5/24/2022

Nursing home workers rally over staffing crisis, low wages, seek standards board
Orange County Register
5/24/2022

Freeman caregiver support group to focus on dementia, Alzheimer's care
Joplin Globe
5/24/2022

U-B humor columnist Jeff Petersen writes about his 'nursing home playlist'
Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
5/23/2022

Baehre is first female Empower executive director
Niagara Gazette
5/23/2022

DHHR shows large outbreaks, one death at regional nursing homes
Register-Herald
5/21/2022

Mercy Health celebrates 2022 Project SEARCH graduates
Springfield News-Sun
5/21/2022

Five Mile Drive is closed. Here's how Point Defiance will serve people with disabilities
News Tribune
5/20/2022

Birmingham sued over streetscape project on Old South Woodward
The Detroit News
5/20/2022

AFA provides tips to help caregivers combat depression
Odessa American
5/19/2022

'More Than You See' benefit marks 65 years of Exceptional Persons Inc.
Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
5/19/2022

County eyes free parks parking for disabled vets
Columbian
5/19/2022

Public webinar set on dementia care
Bismarck Tribune
5/18/2022

New York State files discrimination complaint against Amazon on behalf of pregnant and disabled workers
The New York Daily News
5/18/2022

Mercy Health works to raise awareness about strokes
Springfield News-Sun
5/18/2022

Tentative settlement reached in Windsor nursing home strike
Journal Inquirer
5/18/2022

New program helps local residents access COVID vaccines
Corsicana Daily Sun
5/18/2022

Amazon discriminated against pregnant and disabled employees in New York, agency says
Charlotte Observer
5/18/2022

Daughter with mom in nursing home where fire broke out concerned for her safety
Hamilton Journal News
5/17/2022

What's the plan for staffing Wisconsin's nursing homes for veterans? Republicans question Evers
The Journal Times
5/17/2022

Monroe fire: Failure of ceiling ventilation blamed for blaze at nursing home
Hamilton Journal News
5/17/2022

Detroit mayor appoints new director of civil rights, inclusion
The Detroit News
5/17/2022

COVID-19 restrictions create barriers for people with disabilities, video says
Wisconsin State Journal
5/16/2022

OPINION: Trinity Services housing in New Lenox to allow adults with disabilities to live independently in a community
The SouthtownStar
5/16/2022

Two nursing home patients sent to hospital after fire in Monroe
Hamilton Journal News
5/15/2022

Firefighters rescue five people from a stranded boat on the Cedar River near downtown Waterloo
Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier
5/15/2022