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CALA’s 2017 Day in Your District
Advocacy

CALA’s 2017 Day in Your District

What is in the secret recipe that makes a community? Residents, staff, and the relationships between them? The community’s connections with others in the area? A culture of individual attention, innovative care, inclusive environments? Last week, 61 legislative district offices got to find out during the eighth annual Day in Your District. They met with … Continue reading

Executive Directors: CALA’s Creative View Call for Submissions
Activities

Executive Directors: CALA’s Creative View Call for Submissions

Administrators…general managers…executive directors. Whatever you call them, they are the leaders of their Assisted Living, Memory Care, and CCRC communities. In the next issue of the News & Views, we will be looking at the many ways in which an executive director can help create a community that is comfortable, purposeful, and feels like home. And we … Continue reading

New Member Tool Showcases Quality of Life for Residents and their Family
Community

New Member Tool Showcases Quality of Life for Residents and their Family

Earlier this year, a group of family members gathered at ActivCare at Rolling Hills Ranch in Chula Vista to hear the results of a study that they had participated in the year before. Many providers organize open house events for families as a way of keeping them informed about and engaged in community happenings. “They … Continue reading

Engage: CALA’s 2017 Spring Conference &Trade Show
Education

Engage: CALA’s 2017 Spring Conference &Trade Show

Earlier this month, 850-plus members and supporters gathered together to to Engage in learning, networking, and sharing the latest in service and innovation. We Discovered the Future of the Workplace Whether we were learning about the challenges and opportunities of diverse staff and communities in Talkin’ Bout My Generation and Solving Workplace Bullying, or getting ready for … Continue reading