Elderly Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Neighbours alarmed over health of elderly man, state of his houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Daily Herald

    Neighbours and concerned citizens have raised the alarm over what they believe is a failure of social services to address adequately the situation of a family living in deplorable conditions at 43 Rue de Pic Paradis. The primary concern is over the health of the senior member of the household, Placido Vrolijk , born in Aruba on September 25, 1932.


  2. Sneads Ferry locals catch up at annual dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Topsail Advertiser

    ... eight or nine years. "We're all about service and this is one way we serve our community, and specifically, the elderly of our community," Allen said. "It's such a wonderful thing for them to see their friends, get together and enjoy each other." ...


  3. Adam WeslowskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times Herald-Record

    Adam Weslowski, 102 of Warwick, NY, a retired carpenter and drywall contractor died peacefully at St. Anthony Community Hospital, Warwick, after a short illness on Thursday, March 26, 2015.


  4. Medicare bill passed by the U.S. House of RepresentativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WALB-TV Albany

    ... in this compensation rate, that makes it possible for the Medicare program to continue to provide care for the elderly and others who are covered under that program," says Tommy Chambless, Senior Vice President of General Counsel for Phoebe Putney ...


  5. Senate approves GOP budgetRead the original story

    Friday | St. Petersburg Times

    Emerging from an all-night session marked more by exhaustion than drama, Senate Republicans squeaked through a budget blueprint Friday morning that would repeal the Affordable Care Act, fundamentally remake federal health care for the poor and elderly, and push the federal deficit toward zero over the next decade. The 52-46 vote came at 3:28 a.m., after the Senate considered hundreds of amendments and voted on dozens - many of them politically freighted, some of them contradictory, but none of them binding.


  6. Senate Delays Vote on Medicare Payment Fix for at Least Two WeeksRead the original story

    Friday | P&T Community

    ... according to congressional forecasters, sparking opposition from fiscal conservatives. Medicare serves 54 million elderly and disabled people. Under the new plan, a Medicare recipient with an annual income of between $133,000 and $160,000 would see ...


  7. Port Kells volunteer firehall closing March 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Langley Advance

    ... in and dropped another load off, and that became the nucleus for the start of building the current fire hall." An elderly neighbour who was "getting into the sleepy hollow stage" was believed to have started the fire, she recalled. "What else do you ...


  8. Financial adviser who stole from dementia sufferer jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sunday Herald

    ... a Virgin Money branch in Giffnock, East Renfrewshire. He still maintained in court that he had a good job for the elderly couple, while advising them on how to deal with their savings between 2002 and 2013. Townson worked for financial firm Legal ...


  9. A Half-Baked GOP Plan for Food StampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wall Street Journal

    The House Republican proposal to block grant the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program is ill-timed and ill-advised. SNAP, formerly known as the food-stamp program, provides a lifeline for senior citizens, persons with profound disabilities, and working families with children relying on part-time hours at a minimum-wage job.


  10. Ulster comptroller seeks roll in Medicaid auditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times Herald-Record

    ... claimed Medicaid reimbursement for "continuous 24-hour personal care," which pays for caregivers to help the elderly and disabled get through their daily lives with things like bathing, dressing and money management. The probe found that Ulster ...


  11. Bethlehem school district senior tax rebate looks unlikelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | NJ.com

    It's unlikely the Bethlehem Area School District is going to enact a senior citizen tax rebate due to the cost. School Director Basilio A. Bonilla Jr. has pushed for such a rebate for some time.


  12. Heart of Broomfield Senior Award: Stepping up for seniors latest in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Broomfield Enterprise

    Bob and Ilene Niehoff walk the track at the Paul Derda Recreation Center with the Healthy Heart Walkers. For almost every of the 42 years Bob and Ilene Niehoff have lived in Broomfield, they have been volunteering somewhere, providing a service for someone.


  13. Boehner, Pelosi show gridlock is not US Congress's only optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Times

    ... odd couple bore fruit with a 392-37 House vote to overhaul the Medicare program that delivers healthcare for the elderly and disabled, including fixing for good its troubled formula for paying physicians. Still, the rare example of bipartisan ...


  14. Police: 82-year-old man scammed out of $35,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Gaston Gazette

    Police say a bizarre scam involving a locked briefcase and a claim of a $1 million prize made its way to Gastonia. A senior citizen is now out $35,000, police said.


  15. hampton group home closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A senior-citizen group home in Hampton is closing, but residents being forced to move can't take their belongings to their new homes. Several residents told WAVY.com the reason is because Shelton on the Bay is infested with bed bugs.


  16. Sheriff's Arrest Two for Lottery ScamRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | The Alpenhorn News

    ... 182(a)(4), (obtain money by cheat, fraud or false pretenses) and violation of PC Section 368(d), (theft from the elderly by means of fraud). Bail was set at $50,000 dollars. If convicted of theft of personal property, the maximum penalty is ...


  17. Giving Back: Volunteers with ReadingPals get to witness their impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... tennis together. Sometimes it's traveling or sharing grandchildren stories over lunch. Often, it's helping the elderly in a senior center. And once every week, it's sharing a love of reading with some preschoolers who look forward to their hugs and ...


  18. Daughter sues elder abuse investigator over father's willRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Washington Times

    ... to get access to his estate. "Campbell's actions were taken for the improper purpose of financially exploiting an elderly demented man for her own financial benefit," the lawsuit states. Sue Campbell Calzaretta declined comment by phone Thursday. ...


  19. Hamilton County Groups Explore Options for Nursing Home FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KHGI

    ... care and as a healthcare professional who is passionate about long-term care, anytime the discussion is on the elderly and the future of healthcare, it's a win-win," says Colling. County and nursing home officials say they plan to look more closely ...


  20. NPR Bestsellers: Paperback Fiction, Week Of March 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | National Public Radio

    ... to aging out of the foster care system, Penobscot Indian Molly Ayer takes a community service position helping an elderly woman named Vivian clean out her home. Molly discovers that she and Vivian are more alike than different as she helps Vivian ...