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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.

Hazlet nursing home hit with $22K fine over COVID-19 violations
Asbury Park Press
11/28/2020

Nursing home deaths continue to rise, facilities hit hard in the spring starting to see deaths once again
Hartford Courant
11/28/2020

“It’s been a challenge:” The coronavirus pandemic takes a toll on people with disabilities
Hartford Courant
11/28/2020

MEN'S HEALTH Nobody wants a colonoscopy, but screening saves lives, doctors say
Tribune-Democrat
11/28/2020

MSP airport adds program for travelers with hidden disabilities
Star Tribune
11/28/2020

Lancaster County approves $3 million in grants to area nursing homes to offset COVID-19 costs
Intelligencer Journal
11/27/2020

A COVID Winter: Nursing homes look for funding, liability protection as cases rise in holiday season
The Sentinel
11/27/2020

Outbreak in Moses Lake nursing home grows to 80 cases
Columbia Basin Herald
11/27/2020

Nursing home residents battling isolation during pandemic and holidays
The Day
11/26/2020

Firefighter's human-rights complaint against District of Mission dismissed
Mission City Record
11/26/2020

Pikes Peak region's oldest Catholic church seeks community's help to accommodate people with disabilities
The Gazette
11/26/2020

Ohio starts 'friendly line' for lonely nursing home, assisted living residents
Hamilton Journal News
11/26/2020

Claremont, Messiah nursing homes see COVID death toll grow
The Sentinel
11/25/2020

Five more residents die from COVID-19 at Cumberland County nursing home: officials
Patriot-News
11/25/2020

Langley Library due for makeover, pending approval of state budget
South Whidbey Record
11/25/2020

Nursing home staff creates their own in-home Thanksgiving day parade for residents
Patriot-News
11/25/2020

GOP Chair Christiana asks DA to review mail-in ballot envelopes, requests from nursing homes
Beaver County Times
11/25/2020

Housing help on the way to San Joaquin for people with disabilities
Record
11/25/2020

Wake schools expanding protection for transgender students and employees
News & Observer
11/25/2020

Nursing home COVID-19 outbreaks in Fresno and Madera counties among worst in California
The Fresno Bee
11/24/2020

Four residents die, nine recover at nursing home in Dade County, Georgia
Chattanooga Times Free Press
11/24/2020

Deputies: Elderly woman so severely neglected her eyes would not close
News-Journal
11/24/2020

Hello! I'm Alex Yoon-Hendricks, and here's how I'm reporting on equity in Sacramento
Sacramento Bee
11/24/2020

Inspection data sought on Hawaii nursing homes as nation's facilities see record coronavirus cases
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
11/24/2020

With coronavirus cases climbing in nursing homes, Connecticut public health officials looking at opening more COVID-19 recovery centers
Hartford Courant
11/24/2020

State program to aid nursing homes in fighting COVID-19 falling short of goals, some home officials say
The Citizens' Voice
11/23/2020

Nursing homes struggle to keep residents safe as coronavirus cases surge outside their walls
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
11/23/2020

Pandemic raises stakes for B.C. residents with intellectual disabilities
Vancouver Island Free Daily
11/23/2020

Where does Marysville need to improve accessibility?
The Daily Herald
11/23/2020

RI nursing homes want more COVID testing as virus surges
Providence Journal
11/23/2020

Workers go on strike at 11 nursing homes in Illinois, demanding higher wages and COVID-19 pandemic hazard pay
Chicago Tribune
11/23/2020

New Mexico's Aging and Long-Term Services Department dealing with weight of COVID-19
Carlsbad Current-Argus
11/23/2020

Transparency key as care facilities struggle to stay afloat
Topeka Capital Journal
11/22/2020

As coronavirus spreads once again in Connecticut nursing homes, facilities spared during the first wave are getting hit
Hartford Courant
11/22/2020

For Bloomington-Normal disabled people, progress and challenges with accessibility
Pantagraph
11/22/2020

'We have no business taking victory laps:' Just as conditions were improving, second wave of COVID-19 strikes nursing homes
San Jose Mercury News
11/21/2020

Even for nursing homes without COVID-19 cases, it's a time of change
Tribune-Democrat
11/21/2020

Kokomo couple fights cancer, serious car crash
Kokomo Tribune
11/21/2020

Southwest Illinois nursing homes, care centers add 369 COVID cases, 49 deaths in a week
Belleville News-Democrat
11/21/2020

Disabilities advocacy group names Kimble equity officer
Niagara Gazette
11/21/2020

Man sues Clark County jail over lack of gluten-free food
Peninsula Daily News
11/20/2020

9 die in covid-19 outbreak at Washington Township nursing home
Tribune-Review
11/20/2020

AMA honors Reid Health for quality stroke care
Greensburg Daily News
11/20/2020

Alzheimer's Walk raises $49,000 to Fight Alzheimer's Disease
Sun Journal
11/19/2020

RI nursing home COVID cases continue to rise
Providence Journal
11/19/2020

Toomey, Casey propose bill to increase oversight, resources at nursing homes
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
11/19/2020

Casey, Toomey unveil bipartisan nursing home reform legislation
Times Leader
11/18/2020

Messiah Village, a nursing home experts say does things right, takes a big hit from COVID-19
Patriot-News
11/18/2020

Personal story inspires recognition of World Diabetes Day
News-Journal
11/18/2020

Hawaii Health Department offers grants for nursing homes to purchase equipment for in-person visits
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
11/18/2020

Plan for vaccine prioritizes hospitals, nursing homes
Maryland Gazette
11/18/2020

Rebecca Project seeks donations
Athens Daily Review
11/18/2020

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension's online learning debuts for National Diabetes Month
Corsicana Daily Sun
11/18/2020

National Guard called in to assist Mechanicsburg nursing home with more than 80 COVID-19 cases
Patriot-News
11/17/2020

22 residents of Cheektowaga nursing home test positive for Covid-19
Buffalo News
11/17/2020

Nonprofit leaders urge state to work with advocacy groups in solving mental health access
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
11/17/2020

SW North Dakota elected officials address mask mandate
Dickinson Press
11/17/2020

Two more residents die from COVID-19 at Cumberland County nursing home
Patriot-News
11/17/2020

COVID-19 outbreak at Lee's Summit nursing home leaves 20 residents dead
Kansas City Star
11/17/2020

Why a bottleneck of Michigan COVID-19 patients can't get admitted to nursing homes
The Detroit News
11/16/2020

Pandemic raises stakes for B.C. residents with intellectual disabilities
Victoria News
11/16/2020

Luzerne, Wyoming counties see spike in nursing home COVID-19 cases while Lackawanna remains stable
Times-Tribune
11/15/2020

Luzerne, Wyoming counties see spike in nursing home COVID-19 cases
The Citizens' Voice
11/15/2020

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Messenger-Inquirer
11/15/2020

Hobart's 'remarkable' cheerleaders don't let their disabilities define them
Times
11/15/2020

Cleaning company disinfects nursing home at no charge
Topeka Capital Journal
11/14/2020

Suburban nursing homes, including Bria of Geneva, issued coronavirus-related citations by OSHA
The Beacon-News
11/14/2020

MEN'S HEALTH Doctors: Prostate cancer can be deadly, but not if diagnosed early
Tribune-Democrat
11/14/2020

Residents with COVID weren't isolated in southwest Illinois nursing home, state says
Belleville News-Democrat
11/14/2020

More than 30 residents test positive for COVID-19 at Carlisle nursing home
Patriot-News
11/13/2020

Nursing home resident, staff COVID-19 cases on rise as virus surges in community
Detroit Free Press
11/13/2020

COVID-19 infections in KY nursing homes nearly quadruple. More than 1,000 are dead.
Lexington Herald-Leader
11/13/2020

Woonsocket nursing home fined by OSHA for 'coronavirus violations'
Providence Journal
11/13/2020

Longmont nursing home to host hug tent to reunite residents and families during pandemic
Daily Times-Call
11/12/2020

RI nursing homes seeing new spike in COVID cases
Providence Journal
11/12/2020

Paralyzed man sues travel company over Cancun vacation
Salem News
11/12/2020

AARP report points to COVID-19 improvements in Florida nursing homes
News-Journal
11/12/2020

2nd lockdown looming? Nursing homes hit hard again
Providence Journal
11/12/2020

Parents say San Diego Unified mask policy discriminates against students with disabilities
San Diego Union-Tribune
11/12/2020

Greene County nursing home employees will get COVID hazard pay
Dayton Daily News
11/11/2020

COVID-19 cases rise at Farmington nursing home, hospital
Sun Journal
11/11/2020

'The right thing to do': Monroe making plans to help disabled navigate the city
Hamilton Journal News
11/11/2020

COVID-19 cases on the rise in nursing homes across Cumberland County
The Sentinel
11/11/2020

Whitman police officer sues town over disability accommodations
The Patriot Ledger
11/11/2020

Pandemic deaths at Oklahoma nursing homes and other long-term care facilities hits "painful milestone"
Daily Oklahoman
11/10/2020

Marion adds 38 cases, new nursing home outbreak
The Oskaloosa Herald
11/10/2020

Opinion/Pisciotta: RI continues to fail those with disabilities
Providence Journal
11/10/2020

New memory care program involves Mesa center
Tribune
11/9/2020

The mission is personal for members of new Connecticut nursing home group
The Day
11/9/2020

Newton man helps with custom trikes for people with disabilities
The Newton Kansan
11/9/2020

EDITORIAL: Nursing home industry must explore nontraditional models of senior care
Buffalo News
11/9/2020

Proposal to sell Cumberland County’s nursing home should be eyed with caution, former commissioner says
Patriot-News
11/9/2020

COVID-19 complicates nursing home care for Peoria area families
Journal Star
11/8/2020

Sonny's Supermarket in West Point wins employer of the year from Iowa Association of People Supporting Employment First.
The Hawk Eye
11/8/2020

Southwestern Illinois nursing homes, care centers add 214 new COVID cases in past week
Belleville News-Democrat
11/8/2020

New Cheshire bookstore offers work skills for people with developmental disabilities
New Haven Register
11/8/2020

64 test positive for COVID-19 at Lewiston nursing home
Sun Journal
11/7/2020

Eagle Scout project humanizes handicap parking issue
High Point Enterprise
11/7/2020

Whole Latte Love Cafe snags $25,000 State Farm grant
Canton Repository
11/7/2020

Al Roker reveals prostate cancer diagnosis, will take time off from ‘Today’ show
The New York Daily News
11/6/2020