2019 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Northern California
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2019 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Northern California

Today, CALA awarded the 2019 Excellence in Service Awards for Northern California. Four exceptional senior living employees were cheered at the 2019 Spring Conference & Trade Show by a room full of their friends, family members, and co-workers. Outstanding Caregiver: Flor Amaya Flor Amaya has worked at Carlton Senior Living – Downtown Pleasant Hill for … Continue reading

CALA Awarded for Magazine Issues on Building Workforce, Combating Ageism
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CALA Awarded for Magazine Issues on Building Workforce, Combating Ageism

We are all aging. But the ageist attitudes in our society can lead to poor outcomes and fears about our future. According to recent research, combating these attitudes can lower health care costs and the risk of dementia. It can also open doors for those looking for a career with purpose and growth. Both of … Continue reading

CALA Director Receives the Business Advancement of Gerontology Award
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CALA Director Receives the Business Advancement of Gerontology Award

We are pleased to announce that Jan Trifiro, Vice President of Workforce & Professional Development for CALA, has been awarded the Business Advancement of Gerontology Award presented by the California Council on Gerontology & Geriatrics (CCGG). “Jan’s work to encourage California college and university students to explore career opportunities in senior living has been recognized … Continue reading

Upcoming Deadlines: We Want Your Success Stories!
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Upcoming Deadlines: We Want Your Success Stories!

Each year, CALA honors members who provide outstanding care to residents with the Excellence in Service Award. In addition, we celebrate outstanding grassroots advocacy with the Advocate of the Year Award. If you know someone—or are someone—whose efforts on behalf of senior living deserve to be recognized, read on! Northern California Excellence in Service Awards Deadline: January 18, 2019 … Continue reading

Aegis Living Receives the 2018 Elevate Award
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Aegis Living Receives the 2018 Elevate Award

Last week, CALA awarded the 2018 Elevate Award. The Elevate Award recognizes providers who create and implement programs that elevate residents’ and staff members’ quality of life and engage the community. Aegis Living: The Transform a Life Program Aegis Living’s Transform a Life program transforms the lives of everyone involved. Aegis Living team members are tasked with impacting the lives … Continue reading

2018 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Southern California
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2018 Excellence in Service Award Recipients for Southern California

This week, CALA awarded the 2018 Excellence in Service Awards for Southern California. Four exceptional Assisted Living employees were cheered at the 2018 Fall Conference & Trade Show by a room full of their friends, family members, and co-workers. Outstanding Caregiver: Adriana Torres Adriana Torres embodies Silverado’s core value, “Love is greater than fear.” She showed … Continue reading