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National Organization Unveils Logo ‘The Magic of Music’  
National Organization Unveils Logo ‘The Magic of Music’
National Assisted Living Week® Celebration Sept 7 – 13, 2014
Lisa Gluckstern: (202) 898-2825

​​​​​​​Washington, DC - 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:

“‘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 every day.

The logo is available in black and white or color on .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 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 or