By LAURA ROMERO and DR. JAY BHATT, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- As mass inoculation against COVID-19 is underway across the country, advocates for the elderly are pushing to prioritize at-home vaccinations in order to protect the health of older, homebound adults.
By EMILY SHAPIRO and MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Up to 5 inches of rain has slammed parts of Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee, leaving residents stranded, roads washed out and buildings flooded.In London, Kentucky, the London-Laurel County Rescue Squad... Read More.
By MARLENE LENTHANG, ABC News(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Texas will deploy more than 1,100 National Guardsmen to help administer COVID-19 vaccines to homebound seniors in rural and isolated areas."We are announcing today a statewide program to save our seniors,"... Read More.
By ERIN SCHUMAKER, ABC News(CANTON, Mich.) -- A vaccination clinic call center for seniors in Michigan was overwhelmed when it received nearly 1 million calls on Monday.Janet Verdi, 62, told ABC News Detroit affiliate WXYZ that she placed... Read More.
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY SENIORS What a year! Now it is Valentine’s Day, and our beautiful seniors need our help and support. Be their sweethearts! On Friday, February 12th, between 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm, you can score a double whammy! You can drive through and pick... Read More.
By BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC News(ST. PAUL, Minn.) -- The governor of Minnesota rolled out a plan on Monday intended to "jumpstart" the state's COVID-19 vaccination program with an emphasis on getting people over the age of 65 inoculated.Gov.... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(KANSAS CITY) -- County officials in Kansas apologized after seniors had to wait for hours in freezing temperatures to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.The county expanded vaccine eligibility to residents ages 80 and above this... Read More.
By KENDALL KARSON and WILL STEAKIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Marcelo Montesinos voted for President Donald Trump in 2016 because he said he saw "a man who would bring a lot of change."Four years later, after losing a family... Read More.
BY: LAURA ROMERO and MATTHEW MOSK(MIAMI) -- Advocates for nursing home residents have raised concerns that some facilities being used by Florida officials as isolation units for those who test positive for the coronavirus have a checkered history of citations.... Read More.
By DR. JAY BHATT and DR. LAITH ALEXANDER, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Millions of seniors -- particularly those of ethnic minorities -- are living with school-aged children and could be put at risk when kids return to school, according to... Read More.