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Timber Ridge Eureka and Timber Ridge McKinleyville Celebrate National Sunday Supper Month
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Timber Ridge Eureka and Timber Ridge McKinleyville Celebrate National Sunday Supper Month

Many of us have fond memories of Sunday supper. The food was usually special—roasts or other hearty meals that took all day to cook—and the table was crowded with family. If you miss these moments of warmth around the family table, you will be excited to learn about the Sunday Supper Movement. According to this … Continue reading

Seeking Chefs and High School Students for CALA’s Culinary Knockout Competition
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Seeking Chefs and High School Students for CALA’s Culinary Knockout Competition

Do you enjoy watching reality TV cooking competitions? Are you a high school culinary student in the Sacramento area? Or a senior living chef who’d like to show off your skills in the kitchen? Then apply to be a participant at CALA’s Culinary Knockout Competition on April 24, 2019!  As Sous Chefs for the Day, culinary … Continue reading

The Solutions Spotlight
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The Solutions Spotlight

Frodo had Gandalf. Luke Skywalker had Obi-Wan Kenobi. Dorothy had Glinda the Good Witch. It’s a well-known trope: heroes encountering supportive friends who dispense wisdom (and sometimes magic) to help them on their journey. For many years, the partnerships between CALA’s provider and associate members partnered in much the same way, and now we are excited … 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

CALA’s Creative View: Park Visalia’s Print Dress Fashion Show
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CALA’s Creative View: Park Visalia’s Print Dress Fashion Show

Creativity comes in many forms. For some, a traditional medium such as painting, drawing, or poetry suits the bill. Others prefer something more participatory, more out-of-the-box. That was the case for the associates and residents of Park Visalia Assisted Living, as seen in CALA News & Views Issue 31‘s Creative View feature. Park Visalia, a … Continue reading

CALA’s Impact in 2018
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CALA’s Impact in 2018

CALA is dedicated to the betterment of Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Continuing Care Retirement Communities through leadership to providers and other stakeholders in these residential settings, advocacy to protect the interests of providers and the people they serve, and education to support high-quality programs and services. In 2018, we made strides to help our … Continue reading