Wildfire Season is Here

In recent years, California experienced some of the most destructive wildfires ever seen, and this year will not be an exception. SDG&E makes every effort to help protect the region against the threat of wildfires and its highest priority is the safety of its customers, employees and communities. SDG&E continues to improve and strengthen their equipment and structures and build …

Seniors Avoid Being a Victim of Utility Scams

A new wave of scammers is targeting SDG&E customers, threatening to turn off electric service unless they pay their bill immediately with a prepaid card. A common scam tactic is pretending to be SDG&E and asking to be paid with Green Dot MoneyPak. This is a way to send cash with prepaid or bank debit cards. Then, the customer is …

Seniors California Climate Credit Is Headed Your Way

Your August1 SDG&E bill will include a statewide electric California Climate Credit. It’s part of California’s effort to fight climate change and work toward a zero-carbon state. The credit comes from a state program that requires power plants, natural gas providers and other large industries that emit greenhouse gasses to buy carbon pollution permits. The credit on your bill is …

SDG&E 2nd Annual Wildfire Safety Fair

Fire season is around the corner and SDG&E wants you and your loved ones to remain safe. Learn what you can do to protect your family and property and become more resilient against wildfires. At SDG&E’s Wildfire Resilience Drive-Thru Safety Fair, you’ll receive safety tips and information on how to stock an emergency kit, develop an emergency plan and design …

Foundation for Senior Care Receives In- and Out-Of-Area Support for Elderly Programs During Pandemic

Donors Include Locally Prominent Individuals and Non-Profit Organizations   FALLBROOK, CALIF., July 1, 2020 – Recognizing the unique kinds of support needed to support seniors in North San Diego County, many organizations, prominent citizens and local non-profit organizations made much-needed donations in the first half of the year to keep Foundation for Senior Care programs up and running for area …

#GivingTuesdayNow- A National Day for Doing Good

#GivingTuesdayNow is a new day of global giving and unity as an emergency response to assist nonprofits that are serving the community during the COVID-19 outbreak, and to encourage the gift of time and resources to help those in need in our community. Join the Foundation for Senior Care as we seek to keep seniors, who are the most at …

Foundation for Senior Care and Food Pantry Team Up to Keep Seniors Safe

FOOD FOR SENIORS – The Foundation for Senior Care helps the Fallbrook Food Pantry with much needed grocery deliveries three times a week to seniors in the Fallbrook and Bonsall area. Dale Mitchell (right), Food Pantry president, hands groceries off to Food Pantry Executive Director Shae Gawlak.  At the receiving end are Dr. Robert Pace, Foundation for Senior Care president …

SDG&E Initiatives to Help Seniors During COVID-19

In these unprecedented and challenging times, we hope you and your family are healthy and safe. We are all in this together and our hearts go out to all those directly affected by the virus, as well as their families, friends and coworkers. We understand that with the coronavirus outbreak comes hardships such as financial losses and changes to people’s livelihoods. …

Seniors to Conserve Energy, Conserve Water

The U.S. Department of Energy has found that water heating makes up about 18% of the average U.S. home’s energy use; costing Americans around $400 – $600 a year. Around 27 million U.S. households have a water heater that’s older than 10 years and, typically, its lifespan is 10 – 15 years. If you’re like most people, you won’t shop …

Seniors Need Help with Your Energy Bill?

SDG&E has several assistance programs to help Seniors lower their monthly energy bill while keeping the home comfortable. California Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE) Program: 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. Visit sdge.com/CARE to learn more. Family …