Inspiring Creativity in Assisted Living: The 2013 ALFA Art Showcase

Another year, another national art showcase open for submissions. Announcing the 2013 contest from the Assisted Living Federation of America, in which senior living residents from across the country are invited to submit photos of original artwork with a chance to ...

 
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Assisted Living Residents Compete in Nationwide Art Contest

With ten finalists currently in the public voting phase, the Emeritus Senior Living 2012 Resident Art Contest is underway. Participants created a winter scene worthy of a holiday card cover, which is where the winner’s piece will eventually find a ...

 
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Emeritus Senior Living Sponsors Mother’s Day Contest

If the only way you can distinguish a photo of your mother as a teenager from your own senior class portrait is that it’s in black-and-white or sepia-toned, you may be a winner. Emeritus Senior Living, one of the ...

 
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Talent Contest to Award Free Rent or Respite in Senior Living

Emeritus Senior Living is on the move: last week, we reported on their partnership with Dr. Marion Somers and the 3in4 Association, a collaboration tasked with increasing awareness about the urgent need for Americans to make plans for long-term care. ...

 
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Artists Wanted: Assisted Living Federation of America Sponsors Showcase

There is no reason to let age stop you from creating art. In fact, author Nicholas Delbanco wrote an entire book exploring what he calls “lastingness,” profiling artists, writers and musicians who produced their finest works late in life (read ...

 
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Assisted Living Federation of America Sponsors Short Film Contest

If you didn’t see “Mind the Gap”, the winner from last year’s ALFA short film contest, take a few minutes to watch it now:

The 4-minute piece skillfully portrays how ageism works both ways; both young and old ...

 
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Facebook Contest Promotes Emergency Preparedness in Care Settings

In an effort to encourage emergency preparedness among healthcare providers in a number of settings (including senior care facilities), the federal government is sponsoring a contest, Facebook-style.

McKnight’s Long Term Care News & Assisted Living reports on the Office ...

 
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Facebook Fan Page Contest: Begins Monday, October 4th

Jeopardy bills itself as “everyone’s favorite quiz show,” but this week, SeniorsforLiving.com will give them a run for their money.

While that may be overstating things a bit, we will be channeling our inner-Alex Trebek as we host a two-week-long trivia contest on our Facebook page. Starting today, Monday, October 4th, we’ll ask a trivia question each morning at 8:00am, ET. Leave your answer in the comment ...

 
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