home for the aged

home for the aged

An institution which provides primarily domiciliary or custodial services and minimal nursing and medical care to aged persons.
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Home for the Aged in Tagum City was founded in 1977 through the initiative of the Kiwanis Club of Tagum Chapter President M.
Earlier, an Emirati woman told Gulf News that children should send their elderly parents to a home for the aged instead of hiring someone off the streets to care for them.
Married couples work and they decide to deposit the grandfather in a home for the aged. Oftentimes, it is not even a matter of the requirements of work, but a result of pure selfishness: the aging people are a bother in the home, they bring foul odor, etc.
Councilors Ramon Medalla, Ranulfo Ludovica and Rogelio Juan said the "home for the aged ordinance" would ensure that the elderly in Quezon City would be cared for with the allocation of a P3 million budget for the center's maintenance.
She was a cook at the Clinton Home for the Aged for 18 years.
News from Helen Um: "One of the parish nurses started a "Silver Home for the Aged" and another parish nurse is helping at a silver home as a director, while another women minister is helping a silver home by providing spiritual care.
The gifts were distributed to the NBB Home for Disabled Children, NBB Home for the Aged and Bahrain Mobility International, over the last few weeks.
Inspired by a Rosh Hashanah service last year, Daniel Reingold, executive vice-president of The Hebrew Home for the Aged at Riverdale (New York), hit on a novel idea: He thought it would be wonderful to take a group of residents to Israel as a show of solidarity and an inspiration to others.
"The money from this bond will be used to upgrade an old building in the center of Tokyo and turn it into a top-class home for the aged."
A new distribution system to provide steam and hot water heating to a number of buildings in the vicinity of the Lakehead University campus, including the city's Pioneer Ridge Home for the Aged is also part of the project.
Levien is also responsible for overseeing construction of a new long-term-care facility at the Hebrew Home for the Aged in Riverdale, a six-story building called the Jacob Reingold Pavilion.