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Developers target aging community - Dallas Morning News (subscription)

Developers target aging community
Dallas Morning News (subscription), TX - Jul 22, 2006
... Businesses responded, and Richardson now has 1,600 units of senior-oriented housing, ranging from independent-living centers to nursing care, according to an ...


Race empowers disabled athletes (Berkshire Eagle)
CHESHIRE "Being disabled, this is a wonderful challenge not only to win but to finish," said Missy Bowler, a physically challenged woman, just after moving off a canoe and onto her wheelchair on the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail yesterday.

Addison Independent
Addison Independent - GMSA, Vermont Center for Independent Living, Brain Injury Association and the Community of Vermont Elders. They also conducted focus forums in Burlington, Rutland and Barre. At these forums they gathered feedback and input on the various programs. ...

Beloved mentor dies at age 85 (Inside Bay Area)
Robert Kerley, a former University of California, Berkeley vice chancellor known for his skills as a mentor, passed away in his Walnut Creek home July 7 of congestive heart disease. He was 85. Mr.

Sign up for ASL classes for August - Joplin Independent

Sign up for ASL classes for August
Joplin Independent, MO - Jul 1, 2006
The next American sign language level #1 class has been announced by Karin Sack of the Independent Living Center of Joplin. The ...


Medi-Cal managed care plan dropped
Sacramento Bee - It's good because it's cautious," said Teresa Favuzzi, director of the California Foundation for Independent Living Centers. Favuzzi's organization recently completed a study that found many managed care plans were not ready to provide the specialists ...

God could use a generous middleman
Kansas City Star - That s Mother Marguerite to her staff and the 100 people of limited means who live in the Little Sisters nursing home and independent living center. No one was hurt seriously in the wreck, but it claimed the 20-year-old van to which she referred ...

Brookdale Prices Follow-On Share Offering - Houston Chronicle

Brookdale Prices Follow-On Share Offering
Houston Chronicle, United States - Jul 20, 2006
CHICAGO Brookdale Senior Living Inc., operator of assisted and independent living centers, said Thursday it priced a follow-on offering of 19.2 million ...


Putnam disability rights advocate honored at ceremony
journalnews.com - Currently, Gomez sits on several boards and committees, including the Putnam County Community Services Board, the Putnam County Special Needs Populations Subcommittee of the Bio-Terrorism Task Force, the Westchester Independent Living Center/Putnam ...

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Daily Business Review - Karen Dickerhoof, executive director of the Center for Independent Living; Corey Hinds, program director of the Advocacy Center; and Nicole Willis, job placement coordinator at the Atlantic Technical Center. Curt Nichols, vice president of human ...

Advocate: attitude toward disabled people needs more improvement - Citizens Voice

Advocate: attitude toward disabled people needs more improvement
Citizens Voice, PA - 8 hours ago
... Williams, of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Center for Independent Living, said if a cafe posted a sign on its door saying no women or no minorities it ...


More than 30 people march Monday in a parade from the steps of the Reno County Courthouse to George Pyle Park to mark (Hutchinson News)
All that changed on July 26, 1990, Hughey said, when "the first George Bush signed a law as important to us with disabilities as the civil rights law is to people of color."

Race empowers disabled athletes (Berkshire Eagle)
CHESHIRE "Being disabled, this is a wonderful challenge not only to win but to finish," said Missy Bowler, a physically challenged woman, just after moving off a canoe and onto her wheelchair on the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail yesterday.

Brookdale Prices Follow-On Share Offering - Houston Chronicle

Brookdale Prices Follow-On Share Offering
Houston Chronicle, United States - Jul 20, 2006
CHICAGO Brookdale Senior Living Inc., operator of assisted and independent living centers, said Thursday it priced a follow-on offering of 19.2 million ...


Medi-Cal managed care plan dropped
Sacramento Bee - It's good because it's cautious," said Teresa Favuzzi, director of the California Foundation for Independent Living Centers. Favuzzi's organization recently completed a study that found many managed care plans were not ready to provide the specialists ...

Helter-swelter: Heat puts some at risk (Rochester Democrat and Chronicle)
As Rochester saw its fifth consecutive day of temperatures above 85 degrees Monday, health officials reminded people to drink plenty of water, check on the elderly and your pets and avoid outdoor activities if possible.

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Daily Business Review - Karen Dickerhoof, executive director of the Center for Independent Living; Corey Hinds, program director of the Advocacy Center; and Nicole Willis, job placement coordinator at the Atlantic Technical Center. Curt Nichols, vice president of human ...

God could use a generous middleman
Kansas City Star - That s Mother Marguerite to her staff and the 100 people of limited means who live in the Little Sisters nursing home and independent living center. No one was hurt seriously in the wreck, but it claimed the 20-year-old van to which she referred ...

Addison Independent
Addison Independent - GMSA, Vermont Center for Independent Living, Brain Injury Association and the Community of Vermont Elders. They also conducted focus forums in Burlington, Rutland and Barre. At these forums they gathered feedback and input on the various programs. ...

Developers target aging community - Dallas Morning News (subscription)

Developers target aging community
Dallas Morning News (subscription), TX - Jul 22, 2006
... Businesses responded, and Richardson now has 1,600 units of senior-oriented housing, ranging from independent-living centers to nursing care, according to an ...


A promise for equal opportunities
Vacaville Reporter - The result became the Independent Living Center. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 37.5 million people or 14 percent of the population age 5 and up who don't live in institutions live with at least one disability. ADA prohibits all state ...

Developers target aging community
WFAA - Businesses responded, and Richardson now has 1,600 units of senior-oriented housing, ranging from independent-living centers to nursing care, according to an inventory updated by the city June 1. That list includes the most recent senior complex ...

Jamestown Working Toward Compliance
Post-Journal - Helen Kern, who uses a wheelchair for mobility, and works at Southwestern Independent Living Center, has been responsible for organizing volunteers and holding public rallies to raise community awareness about barriers that exclude people with ...

Brookdale Buys 3 Centers for $58.3M - MSN Money

Brookdale Buys 3 Centers for $58.3M
MSN Money - Jul 3, 2006
CHICAGO (AP) - Brookdale Senior Living Inc., operator of assisted and independent living centers, on Monday said it has acquired three properties from AEW ...


Breaking Down Barriers: Disability rights events underscore the power of advocacy (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
For 54 million Americans with disabilities, the attainment of full civil rights is a work in progress. The increased attention to disability rights in recent years began with activists in the 1960s and 1970s who demanded equal access to education, housing and other aspects of community life.

Teens concentrate on their abilities
Sacramento Bee - ... Forum for Students with Disabilities more than 10 years ago as a transformation. Now a counselor at the event this week at Sacramento State, she has become a statewide community organizer for the California Foundation for Independent Living Centers ...

Ave Maria making plans for its interim campus Naples Daily News - Charlotte Sun-Herald

Ave Maria making plans for its interim campus Naples Daily News
Charlotte Sun-Herald, FL - Jul 24, 2006
... "We think it would enhance this as an independent living center. That's our ideal: Sell everything but somehow keep Stella Maris.". ...


Oregon Dental Foundation awards grant to Progressive Options for emergency treatment (Newport News-Times)
The Oregon Dental Foundation (ODF) awarded a grant in its spring 2006 grant cycle in the amount of $4,000 to Progressive Options of Newport. The grant was given in support of emergency dental treatment of persons with disabilities, homeless, and low-income residents of Lincoln County.

Governor drops mandatory managed care proposal - KPBS

Governor drops mandatory managed care proposal
KPBS, CA - Jul 20, 2006
... with complicated medical needs. Teresa Favuzzi directs the California Federation for Independent Living Centers. Favuzzi: "Until we ...


(AFX UK Focus) 2006-07-03 16:05 GMT: AFX NEWS BRIEFING: Mergers and acquisitions highlights to 15:50 BST (Interactive Investor)
2006-07-03 15:38:50 FTC asks for more info on Alon purchases

Need a ride? - Prescott Daily Courier


Prescott Daily Courier
Need a ride?
Prescott Daily Courier, AZ - Jul 25, 2006
... Representatives from the CASA Senior Center, Neighbor to Neighbor and New Horizons Independent Living Center agree that senior citizens losing their freedom is ...


Breaking Down Barriers: Disability rights events underscore the ... - Pittsburgh Post Gazette


Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Breaking Down Barriers: Disability rights events underscore the ...
Pittsburgh Post Gazette, PA - 11 hours ago
... Act this month. Three Rivers Center for Independent Living will mark the anniversary with a rally at noon today. The organization ...
Health calendar: 7/26/06 Pittsburgh Post Gazette
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Jamestown Working Toward Compliance
Post-Journal - For Marie Carubba, Southwestern Independent Living Centers executive director, the city s work on handicapped accessibility hasn t gone unnoticed. The organization is one of several to speak at CDBG public hearings about the need for ADA-related ...

Ave Maria making plans for its interim campus
Charlotte Sun-Herald - We think it would enhance this as an independent living center. That's our ideal: Sell everything but somehow keep Stella Maris." And university officials may not have to veer too far from their ideal, according to Healy. While the university is still ...

Independent living center serves disabled consumers - Patriot-News

Independent living center serves disabled consumers
Patriot-News, PA - Jul 15, 2006
... But to some, even simple tasks can be daunting. That is why the Center for Independent Living of Central Pennsylvania was established in 1989. ...


Facing the culture of disability
Vacaville Reporter - Common experiences, pride, unity and celebration have begun to emerge in activist groups such as Californians for Disability Rights, California Foundation for Independent Living Centers, Independent Living Network, Disability Rights Education and ...

Harold D. Cohen
Variety - ... member of the Academy of Motion Pictures and the Producers Guild. He is survived by his wife Phyllis, sons Jeffrey and Gary; daughter Lizzy Shaw, a producer; and two grandchildren. Donations may be made to the Westside Center for Independent Living. ...

Independent living center serves disabled consumers - Patriot-News

Independent living center serves disabled consumers
Patriot-News, PA - Jul 15, 2006
BY SHIRLEY BROSIUS. Answering the telephone and making a quick trip to the grocery store are simple tasks for most people. But to ...


INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center Deploys the Safety-Sponge(TM) ... - Business Wire (press release)

INTEGRIS Baptist Medical Center Deploys the Safety-Sponge(TM) ...
Business Wire (press release), CA - Jun 29, 2006
... mental health facilities, rehabilitation centers, fitness centers, hospice services, home health agencies and independent living centers throughout the state ...


How to advocacy lesson (The Auburn Citizen)
Beata Karpinska-Prehn, advocacy director at ARISE, along with ARISE board member Agnes McCray, arrived just in time for their session at Options for Independence Shine on Through Advocacy conference held at the Holiday Inn on May 25. They had just returned that morning from Washington, D.C. performing some advocacy work.

Developers target aging community - Dallas Morning News (subscription)

Developers target aging community
Dallas Morning News (subscription), TX - Jul 22, 2006
... Businesses responded, and Richardson now has 1,600 units of senior-oriented housing, ranging from independent-living centers to nursing care, according to an ...


Medi-Cal managed care plan dropped
Sacramento Bee - It's good because it's cautious," said Teresa Favuzzi, director of the California Foundation for Independent Living Centers. Favuzzi's organization recently completed a study that found many managed care plans were not ready to provide the specialists ...

Addison Independent
Addison Independent - GMSA, Vermont Center for Independent Living, Brain Injury Association and the Community of Vermont Elders. They also conducted focus forums in Burlington, Rutland and Barre. At these forums they gathered feedback and input on the various programs. ...

Sign up for ASL classes for August - Joplin Independent

Sign up for ASL classes for August
Joplin Independent, MO - Jul 1, 2006
The next American sign language level #1 class has been announced by Karin Sack of the Independent Living Center of Joplin. The ...


Helter-swelter: Heat puts some at risk (Rochester Democrat and Chronicle)
As Rochester saw its fifth consecutive day of temperatures above 85 degrees Monday, health officials reminded people to drink plenty of water, check on the elderly and your pets and avoid outdoor activities if possible.

Beloved mentor dies at age 85 (Inside Bay Area)
Robert Kerley, a former University of California, Berkeley vice chancellor known for his skills as a mentor, passed away in his Walnut Creek home July 7 of congestive heart disease. He was 85. Mr.

Race empowers disabled athletes (Berkshire Eagle)
CHESHIRE "Being disabled, this is a wonderful challenge not only to win but to finish," said Missy Bowler, a physically challenged woman, just after moving off a canoe and onto her wheelchair on the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail yesterday.

Advocate: attitude toward disabled people needs more improvement - Citizens Voice

Advocate: attitude toward disabled people needs more improvement
Citizens Voice, PA - 8 hours ago
... Williams, of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Center for Independent Living, said if a cafe posted a sign on its door saying no women or no minorities it ...


More than 30 people march Monday in a parade from the steps of the Reno County Courthouse to George Pyle Park to mark (Hutchinson News)
All that changed on July 26, 1990, Hughey said, when "the first George Bush signed a law as important to us with disabilities as the civil rights law is to people of color."

Brookdale Prices Follow-On Share Offering - Houston Chronicle

Brookdale Prices Follow-On Share Offering
Houston Chronicle, United States - Jul 20, 2006
CHICAGO Brookdale Senior Living Inc., operator of assisted and independent living centers, said Thursday it priced a follow-on offering of 19.2 million ...


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