“The Club” Fallbrook Adult Day Care Gives Thanks for Much Needed New Chairs and Tables

Chairs are essential for all the neurologically impaired clients who attend “The Club” Adult Day Care Center. They enable everyone to participate in activities ranging from arts and crafts, exercise, board games and even gardening. When it became obvious that many  old chairs were falling apart and there weren’t enough to accommodate new clients, the Foundation for Senior Care reached …

The Foundation for Senior Care Adds Ashley Hancock to Advocate Team

  Last year, the Foundation for Senior Care saw a 46% increase in Care Advocate services according to Executive Director Rachel Mason. “Hiring an additional Care Advocate was essential to addressing the need that exists in our ever-growing larger senior population,” she said. “And Ashley Hancock, now our third Care Advocate, is the perfect fit wAll Postsithin our agency and …

How Seniors Can Stay in-the-know

High-fire danger months are approaching so it’s critical to prepare now. If there’s a wildfire in your area, the power could be turned off for public safety. Stay informed and make sure your contact information is up-to-date. Go to My Account (sdge.com/MyAccount) Click on “Manage My Account” and update your contact information, including email address You can also sign up …

Make and practice your emergency plan

With September being disaster preparedness month, now is the time for seniors to get prepared. If you suddenly had to deal with an emergency, such as a fire or earthquake, would you know what to do? Your safety may depend on how well prepared you are. Here are some resources to help you get started. Learn the basics in our …

Computer Classes Offered for Seniors

FOUNDATION FOR SENIOR CARE OPENS REGISTRATION FOR FALL COMPUTER CLASSES Fallbrook — September 7, 2018        The Foundation for Senior Care will sponsor a series of computer classes taught by volunteer computer technicians at the Crestview Estates Clubhouse. Registration is open online at www.foundationforseniorcare.org or at the Foundation for Senior Care,135 S Mission Road, Fallbrook (the corner of Mission and Fig) …

Show You Care, Buy A Chair

Show you care and buy a chair for clients at “The Club” Fallbrook Adult Day Care Center. “The Club” lovingly cares for adults with cognitive impairments such as dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease. Our chairs are worn out and need to be replaced. Caring for these wonderful people would not be possible without special chairs like these that allow them to …

Seniors may qualify for a discount on their SDG&E bill

SDG&E offers several Assistance Programs to help lower monthly energy bills, including seniors bills, while making your home comfortable. California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) (com/CARE): Save 30% or more every month on your bill. Eligibility is based on participation in certain public assistance programs, or household income and how many people live in your home. Family Electric Rate Assistance …

Stay cool during the dog days of summer!

No one likes higher-than-expected energy bills. Here are some tips to reduce your energy use during the warmer months – without sacrificing your family’s comfort. Turn off ceiling fans when you leave the room. Remember that fans cool people, not rooms, by creating a wind chill effect. On hot days, avoid using the oven; cook on the stove, use a …

Community Insights – Elder Law & Estate Planning

Presented by attorney Scott Stewart, Community Insights are family round tables offered to the community free of charge to help families in the areas of estate, financial, business, real estate as well as long- term care planning with the focus on Elder Law. Lunch will be provided, registration is required. All three seminars will be held at Christ the King …

Seniors you may qualify for a discount on your SDG&E bill

SDG&E offers several Assistance Programs to help seniors lower your monthly energy bill while making your home comfortable. California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) Program (com/CARE): Save 30% or more every month on your bill. Eligibility is based on participation in certain public assistance programs, or household income and how many people live in your home. Family Electric Rate Assistance …