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The New Emergency: Mental Health Decline in Older Adults

“Good mental health is critical to the functioning of society at the best of times. It must be front and center of every country’s response to and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.” United Nations Policy Brief, p. 2, May 2020 The implementation of physical distancing has been one major preventative… Read More »

(Western) Prayer Wall at Kavod Senior Life

There is an ancient tradition of bringing personal prayers written on little pieces of folded up paper and placing them in the cracks between the stones of the Western Wall in Jerusalem. People bring their personal heartfelt prayers for themselves, their families, communities and world. It is also a tradition… Read More »

Visitation Booths at Kavod

Kavod was delighted when Governor Polis approved legislation to allow individuals to visit residents at long term care facilities outdoors this summer. Thanks to a generous donation by Pinkard Construction of two Plexiglas booths, Kavod has been able to safely arrange for friends and families to come on campus starting… Read More »