Upcoming Deadlines: We Want Your Success Stories!
Awards / Events

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

Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit: Investment, Impact, and Opportunity in the Longevity Marketplace
Events

Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit: Investment, Impact, and Opportunity in the Longevity Marketplace

The 15th Annual Silicon Valley Boomer Venture Summit and Business Plan Competition will take place on June 20th and 21st at the Claremont Club and Spa, Berkeley, California. The Summit draws a global base addressing the needs facing older consumers, and pairs investors with entrepreneurs to bring products and services to market. This year’s theme … Continue reading

National Healthcare Decision Week Begins April 16th
Events

National Healthcare Decision Week Begins April 16th

Here on the blog, on our website, in our magazine, and at conference sessions, CALA has long advocated for the importance of advance care planning among our members and the residents they serve. From tools such as the POLST form to resources provided by the Coalition for Compassionate Care of California, we have encouraged older adults and their … Continue reading

Upcoming Deadlines: Showcase the Best of Assisted Living in 2016
Awards / Events

Upcoming Deadlines: Showcase the Best of Assisted Living in 2016

Each year, the California Assisted Living Association honors members who provide outstanding and innovative care, and gives leaders in the profession the chance to showcase their expertise at conference sessions. We have three upcoming deadlines that members should be aware of as the new year approaches. If you are interested in the pursuit and recognition of service excellence … Continue reading

September: A Month of Aging Awareness
Celebrations / Events

September: A Month of Aging Awareness

What images first come to mind when you think of the month of September? Backpacks and busses? Students and schoolbooks? In the midst of all the back-to-school excitement, seniors (as in age, not high school) are probably the last thing on your mind. But, in fact, September is an important month to help raise awareness of our … Continue reading

Participate in the White House Conference on Aging on Monday, July 13th
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Participate in the White House Conference on Aging on Monday, July 13th

After months of preparation, it’s here…the 2015 White House Conference on Aging (WHCoA) will be held this Monday, July 13th, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm ET in Washington D.C. Of course, the vast majority of senior care professionals, including those working in Assisted Living communities in California and across the country, won’t be at … Continue reading