CT Eldercare News and Resources

Connecticut Faces Serious Budget Crunch

August 23, 2017

HARTFORD (Reuters) – Connecticut, home to hedge fund billionaires alongside cities mired in poverty, is racing against the clock to pass a budget or face further spending cuts to education…

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Advanced Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation, 169 DAVENPORT AVE, NEW HAVEN, CT 06519

Advanced Center For Nursing & Rehabilitation, Welcomes Marley West, BSN, RN, As Director Of Nursing

August 14, 2017

New Haven, CT: For Immediate Release The Advanced Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation is excited to welcome a veteran healthcare professional as their new Director of Nursing Services! Marley West,…

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Quality Issues In CT Water Supply

August 11, 2017

NEW HAVEN, CT — While water comes out of your sink or shower may look clean, a recent report might suggest otherwise. A report from the Environmental Working Group (EWG)…

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Respite Care: A Fundamental Ingredient For The Realistic Caretaker

August 7, 2017

Special thanks to our guest blogger, Joseph Perlow, for this contribution! Respite Care You are the caretaker of someone you truly love and for a while you were happy and…

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Hospice vs. Palliative Care

July 28, 2017

The Difference Between Palliative Care and Hospice. Both palliative care and hospice care provide comfort. But palliative care can begin at diagnosis, and at the same time as treatment. Hospice…

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How to Find Your Local Area Agency on Aging in Connecticut

July 23, 2017

Area Agencies on Aging provide assistance with senior benefit programs, social security, Medicare, eligibility for low-income senior programs including home and community services (some states will provide part-time caregiving in…

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The Connecticut Statewide Respite Program

July 23, 2017

This program offers relief to stressed caregivers by providing information, support, the development of an appropriate plan of care, and services for the individual with Alzheimer’s Disease or related dementias.…

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