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The Pines at Rocklin Hosts Harvest Festival, Gives Back to Community
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The Pines at Rocklin Hosts Harvest Festival, Gives Back to Community

With Thanksgiving kicking off the holiday season last month, we are bursting with gratitude for our amazing members. Not only do they provide quality care for residents each day, but they give back to their communities at large, both during the holiday season and year-round. The Pines at Rocklin, a Merrill Gardens Community, is a … Continue reading

CALA Members Build Relationships with Legislators
Advocacy

CALA Members Build Relationships with Legislators

This year, CALA members really stepped up and committed to inviting their legislators to visit their communities…and their efforts have paid off. In fact, our members hosted so many legislators and staffers the past few months that we have gathered the stories here as a showcase of the great things that can come from building … Continue reading

CiminoCare’s CEO Calls for Lift on Arbitrary Ceiling for Assisted Living Waiver Program, in Testimony to the California State Assembly
Advocacy

CiminoCare’s CEO Calls for Lift on Arbitrary Ceiling for Assisted Living Waiver Program, in Testimony to the California State Assembly

CiminoCare’s CEO, Mark J. Cimino, was honored to testify before the California State Assembly Aging and Long-Term Care Committee on October 25, 2017. In this informational hearing on Services for Seniors, Mr. Cimino was asked to report on the Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) Program and its benefits and challenges to date. The invitation came from … Continue reading

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

Engage: CALA’s 2017 Fall Conference & Trade Show

Earlier this month, close to 900 members and supporters gathered together to to Engage in learning, networking, and sharing the latest in service and innovation. We Focused on the Resident Experience Whether we were learning about supporting health and wellness in Improving Quality Outcomes and Applying Resilience Theory & Cognitive Enhancement to Wellness Programming, or improving … Continue reading

2017 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Southern California
Awards

2017 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Southern California

This week, CALA awarded the 2017 Excellence in Service Awards for Southern California. Four exceptional Assisted Living employees were cheered at the 2017 Fall Conference & Trade Show by a room full of their friends, family members, and co-workers. Outstanding Caregiver: Maria Garcia Maria began at Atria Del Sol 19 years ago as a volunteer and … Continue reading