CALA Remembers Memory Care Pioneer W. Major Chance
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CALA Remembers Memory Care Pioneer W. Major Chance

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of W. Major Chance, founder and executive chairman of ActivCare Living. A founding member of CALA (previously known as CALFA), and a trailblazer in serving those with dementia, Major led the fight to enable residents with dementia to live in a secured Assisted Living setting. … Continue reading

Remembering Nancy Reagan and Her Contributions to Alzheimer’s Research
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Remembering Nancy Reagan and Her Contributions to Alzheimer’s Research

Today is International Women’s Day—a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women. Fittingly, it falls during Women’s History Month, which state Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson (D-Santa Barbara) described in a 2015 resolution as a time to “honor women and their contribution to the development of our society and our world.” Last … Continue reading

CALA’s 2015 Year in Review
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CALA’s 2015 Year in Review

CALA was created by and for those interested in promoting and strengthening Assisted Living in the state of California. This year, we celebrated the successes of the past two decades with a year-long event known as Stronger by the Member. Together, we weathered legislative and economic storms, all while maintaining our shared vision of promoting … Continue reading

CALA’s 2014 Year in Review
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CALA’s 2014 Year in Review

The mission of the California Assisted Living Association is threefold: to provide advocacy, education, and leadership to Assisted Living providers in California. This year, we have upheld this mission by being the voice that strengthened Assisted Living legislation, the voice that educated the public about the Assisted Living model of care, and the voice that connected … Continue reading