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- Ring House masterpieces. Norris-Krevor, Marjorie // Washington Jewish Week;7/5/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 27, p18
The article describes the biweekly adaptive art class for residents suffering with all stages of dementia and Alzheimer's disease at Ring House, the independent living facility of the Hebrew Home of Greater Washington. Instructor Deborah Rittenhouse helps residents with their artwork and keeps...
- White House pastry chef visits Aunt Minnie Luncheon. // Washington Jewish Week;4/4/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 14, p29
The article reports on the nonprofit organization Hebrew Home's Aunt Minnie Luncheon held in Rockville, Maryland on March 13, 2013, which honored Washington, D.C. resident Marilyn Diener Cohen for her charitable work and included an appearance by former White House chef Roland Mesnier.
- CES-JDS provides a day to remember. Jacobs, Phil // Washington Jewish Week;5/3/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 18, p20
The article highlights the Charles E. smith Jewish Day School (JDS)'s Families in Action Day with more than 30 volunteer opportunities. JDS is the largest group of volunteers that serve the Hebrew Home of Greater Washington where volunteers work all over D.C. with a message of giving back to the...
- Ombudsmen train young doctors. Cappuccilli, M. // Aging;1989, Issue 359, p24
Examines the unique training program involving the nursing home ombudsman staff of the Area Agency on Aging of Northwestern Ohio and the Medical College of Ohio at Toledo. The program offers medical students the chance to learn firsthand about the circumstances of nursing home residents.
- New reports and developments on nursing home insurance. // Aging;1989, Issue 359, p39
Discusses developments regarding long-term care insurance. Current estimates that 25 to 50 percent of the population will eventually need nursing home care; Affordability; Limited benefits; Information available.
- Using private attorneys to do public work. Buford, M. // Aging;1990, Issue 360, p26
Gives advice to private attorneys who are performing work for the Area Agency on Aging. Keeping private and public clients separate; Quality of service of a private attorney; Cost effectiveness.
- Two designs for Alzheimer's patients. // Architectural Record;Aug1990, Vol. 178 Issue 9, p21
Reports on two recent designs for long-term care and treatment of Alzheimer's patients. Alzheimer's Disease Care Center in Belmont, Mass., designed by Graham Gund Architects; Woodside Place in Oakmont, Pennsylvania, designed by Perkins Geddis Eastman Architects.
- Handing Back Power to Elderly People in Residential Institutions. Brown, Christopher // Social Alternatives;Apr95, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p22
Provides insights into the personal and structural dimensions of institutions that marginalize the institutionalized aged in Australia. Impacts on the quality of personal and congregate residential life; Steps that will empower elderly residents in deriving a greater sense of community in...
- Cost of continuing-care facilities in the evaluation of experimental National Health Service... Donaldson, C.; Bond, J. // Age & Ageing;May91, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p160
Presents the costing method and results from the UK evaluation of National Health Services (NHS) nursing-home and continuing-care hospital accomodation for elderly people. Introduction; Previous studies; Methods; Results and their implications; Discussion; More.