- The National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) is proud to announce the 2014
logo for the National Assisted Living Week® theme, “The Magic of
Music.” Communities can use the logo on
materials, such as calendars, flyers, and invitations to create a festive
atmosphere. To download the logo visit: www.NALW.org.
“‘The Magic of Music’
celebrates the role music plays in the daily lives of assisted living
residents,” says David Kyllo, NCAL’s Executive Director. “Music provides
comfort, joy, and in some cases helps residents recall memories experienced
long ago. NCAL is honored to present this annual national celebration that
highlights the bonds built between residents and staff who deliver care and
services to America’s seniors.”
Established by NCAL in 1995,
National Assisted Living Week® will be held Sept. 7-13, 2014. Assisted living communities
across the country will use the logo for parties and events celebrating how
“The Magic of Music” enhances the lives of residents, volunteers, and staff
The logo is available in
black and white or color on www.NALW.org .In the coming months, NCAL will issue a planning guide and product catalog
centered on “The Magic of Music.” The planning guide will contain ideas that
tie into the theme which help providers create their celebration events.
As NALW approaches visit www.NALW.org for updated information and resources.
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The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living
(AHCA/NCAL) represent more than 12,000 non-profit and proprietary skilled
nursing centers, assisted living communities, sub-acute centers and homes for
individuals with intellectual and development disabilities. By delivering
solutions for quality care, AHCA/NCAL aims to improve the lives of the millions
of frail, elderly and individuals with disabilities who receive long term or
post-acute care in our member facilities each day. For more information, please
visit www.ahca.org or www.ncal.org.