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The need for relationships through generations: Lessons from Southern Africa

The need for relationships through generations: Lessons from Southern Africa

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Cultivating intergenerational relationships has become a top priority for senior care providers. Recent experiences in southern Africa have caused me to reexamine how we engage seniors.

African queen visits U.S. long-term care community today

The nation's largest continuing care retirement community will receive a very special visitor today: Memogolo Semane Molotlegi, The Queen Mother of The Bafokeng Nation in South Africa. She will be visiting Riderwood in Silver Spring, MD, to learn how to apply American-style senior housing concepts in her community.

Nurse's aide crowned African king in traditional ceremony

Charles Wesley Mumbere, a former Pennsylvania nurse's aide, was officially crowned king of Rwenzururu kingdom in Uganda earlier this week.