News & Events

Visitation Saves Lives

1 Jul 2020

JUNE 30, 2020
Residents’ right to visitation curtailed during COVID-19 epidemic

HARRISBURG — The Office of Long-Term Care Ombudsman and the Center for Advocacy … Read More

Upcoming Webinar – What You Need to Know About Medicaid Financial Eligibility for CHC LTSS

22 Jul 2020 Event

CARIE is facilitating a webinar about Medicaid financial eligibility for Community HealthChoices’ (CHC) Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS) for both the initial application and annual renewal.  Successfully navigating this process was challenging pre-COVID but even more so now.  The … Read More

More than a Statistic: A Discussion for Older Adults on Trauma and Resilience

11 Jun 2020

CARIE is proud to host Katie Block MSW, MPH from The National Clearing House for Abuse in Later Life (NCALL) who will lead a discussion intended for older adults, family members, caregivers and professionals.

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How We’re Ignoring an Impending Crisis – What an Aging Population Means for Society

7 May 2020

CARIE Guest Columnist, Ray E. Landis


Things are moving at a very fast pace in our world right now. It’s an age of instant crisis and instant analysis, as printed news tries to keep up with televised news which … Read More

Webinar: Older Adult Restorative Justice Program

20 May 2020


This FREE webinar introduces the Older Adult Restorative Justice Program, a new program that is a partnership between CARIE’s PAVE (Providing Advocacy for Victimized Elderly) program and Good Shepherd Mediation Program. Since 1977, CARIE has been providing advocacy, consultation
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Sexual Assault Awareness Month

30 Apr 2020

Sexual Assault Awareness Month 

By Molly Hunt, LSW, and Shannon Graham, LSW 


As April comes to a close, CARIE wants to lift up the issue of sexual violence and remind our community to also advocate through the lens of Read More

Crime Victims’ Rights Week

22 Apr 2020

Crime Victims’ Rights Week
By Shannon Graham, LSW, and Molly Hunt, LSW


Each April there is an event of great importance: National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. Since the early 1980’s this has been a week dedicated to learning the … Read More

Caring for Older Adults’ Mental Health During COVID-19

24 Mar 2020

Caring for Older Adults’ Mental Health During COVID-19

Molly Hunt, LSW

During an infectious disease outbreak there is often a great deal of misinformation, fear, anxiety, and overexposure to social media and news outlets. First and foremost, we must recognize … Read More

CARIE CHC Advocate’s Guide Updated

2 Mar 2020 News

CARIE is pleased to announce that An Advocates Guide to Community HealthChoices (CHC) has been updated.  It provides a comprehensive overview of CHC along with advocacy tips and resource information.  The purpose of the guide is to help advocates and … Read More

Community HealthChoices (CHC) Forum – Save the Date!

19 Nov 2019 Event

Registration now open for CARIE’s CHC Advocates Alliance  and Inglis House PEER Group’s CHC Community Forum at Inglis House – Founders’ Hall on November 19 from 1 to 3 PM.

This forum is for CHC participants and their advocates who … Read More