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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.

Connecticut rescinds order barring nursing home visitors, allowing families to visit loved ones some haven’t seen in 6 months
Hartford Courant
9/28/2020

Battling COVID-19 in nursing homes
Gaston Gazette
9/28/2020

Nursing homes in Washington state struggled with adequate staffing for years. Then coronavirus struck.
Seattle Times
9/27/2020

Heartache amid outbreak for families of Texas nursing home residents
Austin American-Statesman
9/27/2020

Jim Vargas: Measure A would build 7,500 apartments and help end chronic street homelessness in San Diego
San Diego Union-Tribune
9/27/2020

Web show, podcast brings stories of people with disabilities to life
The Ironton Tribune
9/27/2020

The power of touch in nursing home visits
The Patriot Ledger
9/26/2020

Essex Center nursing home loses two more to COVID
Post-Star
9/26/2020

OASIS weekly respite program for individuals with dementia launching next month
La Crosse Tribune
9/26/2020

Southwestern Illinois nursing homes, care centers add 107 new COVID cases in past week
Belleville News-Democrat
9/26/2020

With new liaison, Planning and Development Office aims for accessibility
Wyoming Tribune-Eagle
9/26/2020

5 things to know about the coronavirus today: Indoor nursing home visits coming soon
Springfield News-Sun
9/25/2020

First she didn’t die of COVID-19. Then she did. The death of 93-year-old Nina Grabowski sheds new light on problems at Norwich nursing home.
Hartford Courant
9/25/2020

COVID-19 cases spike in Christian County amid outbreak at Taylorville nursing home
The State Journal-Register
9/25/2020

Annual free Medicare counseling starts in October, but only by phone
Orange County Register
9/25/2020

Local nursing home residents feel isolation amid growing calls for visits
Hamilton Journal News
9/24/2020

Legislators must do more to help Pennsylvania nursing homes | PennLive letters
Patriot-News
9/24/2020

Auburn may up income minimum for partial property tax exemption
The Citizen
9/24/2020

Krystal Salcedo: Prop. 23 abuses initiative system and uses vulnerable dialysis patients as political pawns
San Diego Union-Tribune
9/24/2020

Man charged in punching of Detroit nursing home patient found competent to stand trial
The Detroit News
9/24/2020

Nursing home holds off on visits
Gainesville Daily Register
9/24/2020

Madison nursing home passed state inspection weeks before sick staffer worked overnight shift
Bangor Daily News
9/23/2020

Nursing home industry pioneer Carl Campbell dies at 98
The Wenatchee World
9/23/2020

Initiatives highlight intellectual disabilities
The Brandon Sun
9/23/2020

Teachers call for resignation of Cabarrus school board member who used slur during meeting
Charlotte Observer
9/23/2020

State legislators push to ease nursing home restrictions
Observer-Dispatch
9/23/2020

Buffalo nursing home hit with biggest state fine from Covid-19 violations
Buffalo News
9/23/2020

A light from the darkness
Daily Independent
9/23/2020

Push grows for family nursing home visits
Hamilton Journal News
9/22/2020

Senate panel passes bill that would improve nursing home access
Reading Eagle
9/22/2020

Candidates for Legislature invited to speak about disability issues
Columbian
9/22/2020

Centier donates to help fund Opportunity Enterprises' job training programs
Times
9/22/2020

No children test positive for COVID-19 at Cedarcrest Center in Keene
Keene Sentinel
9/22/2020

Nursing home visitation during COVID is a difficult question
Commonwealth Journal
9/21/2020

Adapted in TC: The search for a role model is a personal one
The Record-Eagle
9/21/2020

Nursing home staffers face stress and their own COVID-19 worries
Chicago Tribune
9/21/2020

A GOOD AGE: Nursing home family visits to resume indoors
The Patriot Ledger
9/21/2020

8 deaths now tied to Millinocket-area wedding outbreak, including 7 at nursing home
Bangor Daily News
9/20/2020

‘We can’t help her:’ Families of residents forced to leave Norwich nursing home in wake of coronavirus outbreak frustrated, worried
Hartford Courant
9/20/2020

Chadwick Boseman and his work were inspirational, but not because of 'pushing through' cancer
San Diego Union-Tribune
9/20/2020

Pandemic presents additional challenges for people with disabilities
The Press Democrat
9/20/2020

MVHS receives stroke achievement award
Observer-Dispatch
9/20/2020

Madison nursing home let worker put in 10 hours despite aches, chills, sore throat. Then she tested positive.
Bangor Daily News
9/19/2020

State legislators call on state health officials to inspect Windham nursing home
The Day
9/19/2020

Disability Action Center needs your vote in online contest
Times West Virginian
9/19/2020

'It's old people dying and old people sometimes dying alone,' Ombudsman for beleaguered Hilo nursing home speaks out
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
9/19/2020

REOPEN TEXAS: Restaurants, hospitals, nursing homes get good news
Jacksonville Daily Progress
9/19/2020

Altrusa foundation now taking grant applications
Lompoc Record
9/19/2020

State ombudsman: Investigation into Norwich nursing home won't end with closure order
The Day
9/18/2020

Westhaven Nursing Home cancels recovery walk
Stillwater NewsPress
9/18/2020

Post investigation: COVID-only nursing homes cited for infection control problems
Palm Beach Post
9/18/2020

Federal team visits Kings Mountain nursing home following COVID outbreak
Gaston Gazette
9/17/2020

New Mexico officials announce partnership on preventing nursing home abuse
The Santa Fe New Mexican
9/17/2020

UPDATE: Nursing home visits to resume Sept. 24
Gainesville Daily Register
9/17/2020

City inspecting sidewalks for 2021 maintenance plan
Post-Bulletin
9/17/2020

At Madison nursing home, couple's August wedding has made a 'nightmare' of others' lives
Bangor Daily News
9/16/2020

Five residents at Amherst nursing home die from Covid-19
Buffalo News
9/16/2020

At 39, DeKalb disability activist Melissa Blake is modeling in her first runway show — at New York Fashion Week
Chicago Tribune
9/16/2020

The Hub Pub, Joe Black's agree to add accessible seating after ADA complaint
Grand Forks Herald
9/16/2020

New York GOP renews push for investigation into nursing home deaths
The New York Daily News
9/16/2020

State to close Norwich nursing home with COVID-19 outbreak
Hartford Courant
9/16/2020

WATCH: Horns honk in downtown Hamilton for less-recognized workers
Hamilton Journal News
9/16/2020

14 residents of Essex Center nursing home have recovered from COVID-19
Post-Star
9/15/2020

NJ health care giants team with Horizon to launch their own Medicare Advantage plan
Asbury Park Press
9/15/2020

State loosens nursing home visitor restrictions
The Daily Gazette
9/15/2020

Nursing homes battling worker turnover during pandemic: What that means
Hamilton Journal News
9/15/2020

How are people with underlying health conditions coping with the coronavirus: find out on today’s Facebook Live
Patriot-News
9/15/2020

Now is the time to research for Medicare open enrollment
Hamilton Journal News
9/14/2020

No visitors allowed at Claremont Nursing home after another staff member tests positive for COVID-19
Patriot-News
9/14/2020

3 decades after Americans With Disabilities Act passage, Lancaster curb ramp project nearing completion
Intelligencer Journal
9/14/2020

Thomaston considering two housing proposals for town green
Bangor Daily News
9/14/2020

Lehigh County’s Cedarbrook nursing home welcomes back visitors after six months of COVID-19 precautions
Morning Call
9/14/2020

State appoints independent administrator to run Norwich nursing home at center of coronavirus outbreak
Hartford Courant
9/14/2020

5 things to know about coronavirus: Outbreak reported at Piqua nursing home, UD lowers campus risk
Springfield News-Sun
9/13/2020

Windows in the way: COVID-19 policy distances Auburn nursing home residents, relatives
The Citizen
9/13/2020

Das Boot 3.0 captures class honors twice In both Leukemia Cup, Labor Day Regatta Sailing
Capital
9/13/2020

COVID-19 outbreak under investigation at Piqua nursing home
Dayton Daily News
9/12/2020

Investigation launched into Children's DisABILITY leak
The Brandon Sun
9/12/2020

Aurora committee endorses McCarty Park playground plan
The Beacon-News
9/12/2020

Southwestern Illinois nursing homes, care centers add 112 new COVID cases in past week
Belleville News-Democrat
9/12/2020

Readers and Writers: A mix of novels to keep you cozy on cool fall nights
Saint Paul Pioneer Press
9/12/2020

Geisinger developments move forward; memory center planned
The Citizens' Voice
9/11/2020

Sonoma County now offers 911 texting in addition to calls in most areas
The Press Democrat
9/11/2020

Worried about fires? California ballot initiative could help you move to a new city
Sacramento Bee
9/11/2020

Kentucky nursing homes with the most COVID-19 deaths have this key factor in common
Lexington Herald-Leader
9/11/2020

Heights of Tyler nursing home welcomes back first family visitations in months
Tyler Morning Telegraph
9/11/2020

Ohio's nursing home deaths clustered in 25% of facilities
Canton Repository
9/10/2020

Worried about fires? California ballot initiative could help you sell your home in the hills
Sacramento Bee
9/10/2020

Lexington nursing home with dozens of fatalities has three new COVID-19 deaths
Lexington Herald-Leader
9/10/2020

Video: A way to hug Mom in the nursing home
The Patriot Ledger
9/10/2020

MDI is adding 200 workers after landing $15 million postal service contract
Star Tribune
9/10/2020

N.J. nursing home where 17 bodies were found in makeshift morgue hit with class-action lawsuit
The New York Daily News
9/9/2020

Bill seeks to ease NY nursing home, assisted living visit restrictions
Observer-Dispatch
9/9/2020

Kings Mountain nursing home tops state in COVID-19 cases
Gaston Gazette
9/9/2020

New Bedford School Committeeman goes electric to protect his Trump sign
The Standard Times
9/9/2020

Ohio nursing homes struggle to keep up financially in fight against COVID-19
Akron Beacon Journal
9/8/2020

Free Alzheimer’s care webinars offered in September
Akron Beacon Journal
9/8/2020

DHS shortens lengthy waiting list for people with developmental disabilities awaiting community-based services
Daily Oklahoman
9/8/2020

NTC adds new Gerontology and Aging Care program
Bemidji Pioneer
9/8/2020

Despite ‘inexcusable failures,’ U.S. court frees Pa. courts from lawsuit over handling of disabled man’s murder case
Patriot-News
9/8/2020