seniors

Senior care
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Lynne Adkins
May 22, 2020 - 11:04 am
If it has become time to get some extra help for your elderly parent living with you, it is possible, even now during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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John McDevitt
May 19, 2020 - 12:08 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf announced Tuesday that many older Pennsylvania homeowners, renters and people with disabilities will get early rebates through the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program. Read more here.
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Frank Boyle and family
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Lynne Adkins
May 19, 2020 - 4:30 am
Many retirement communities — as well as long-term care facilities and nursing homes — have imposed sizeable restrictions in order to keep residents safe, leaving residents isolated. But one Montgomery County 90-year-old is making the most of it. Read more here.
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Muslim Federation of South Jersey PPE collection
Muslim Federation of South Jersey
Kimberly Adams
May 11, 2020 - 5:03 pm
The Muslim Federation of South Jersey has been delivering face shields, masks and gloves to first responders throughout Camden and Burlington counties. Read more here.
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Patrick Rodio running 20.20 miles in Collingswood
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Justin Udo
May 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
A New Jersey runner whose plans were derailed by the coronavirus pandemic is using that roadblock to help brighten up the lives of some high schoolers in Collingswood. Read more here.
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Telehealth
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Lynne Adkins
May 07, 2020 - 11:47 am
For seniors, technology can be daunting. A visit to the doctor has always been in person, but not anymore. Read more here on navigating telehealth appointments.
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An elderly person holding a caregiver's hand
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David Madden
May 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
You’ve heard a lot about how the virus is affecting nursing homes and long-term care facilities. But many seniors opt to spend their golden years in their own homes, with professionals coming in to provide some help. How has their work changed in the midst of this pandemic? Read more here.
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Archbishop Wood Catholic High School video
Archbishop Wood Catholic High School
Mark Abrams
April 23, 2020 - 12:31 pm
The faculty and staff at Archbishop Wood Catholic High School in Warminster created a heartwarming video tribute for the graduating class of 2020, inspired by a children’s book, as their final semester has been upended by the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Holiday Inn
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Pat Loeb
April 15, 2020 - 3:57 pm
Philadelphia officials announced additional measures to help residents during the coronavirus crisis, including two more hotels dedicated to quarantining patients — indicating they think the pandemic could last a while longer. Read more here.
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Election Day
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Tony Romeo
March 24, 2020 - 7:34 pm
The Pennsylvania House gave initial approval to legislation that will move the primary election to June 2 due to the coronavirus crisis. Final votes are expected in the House and Senate on Wednesday. Read more here.
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