Seniors Receive free energy alerts to keep their budget on track

Watch your energy use and costs with email or text alerts from SDG&E. Energy alerts can help you set monthly spending goals, track your progress and get automated alerts to stay in control and on budget. Alerts you can sign up for include: Your pre-set spending goal was exceeded Your pre-set electric or gas use level was exceeded You’ve moved …

Seniors May Qualify for a discount on SDG&E bill

SDG&E offers several Assistance Programs to help seniors lower their 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 …

Register for Spring Computer Classes

Foundation for Senior Care Spring Computer Classes Register for Spring Computer Classes & Workshops-  Class size is limited, register early! Register today until March 5th by clicking the Register Now button or at Foundation for Senior Care, 135 S Mission Rd, Fallbrook, on the corner of Mission & Fig.  All classes are held at Crestview Estates, located at 1120 E Mission …

Lower your home heating costs

During colder months, heating is often the number one energy expense for many people. In fact, heating your home can account for more than half of your total monthly natural gas bill, if you have a natural gas furnace (over 90% of furnaces are fueled by natural gas).  Heating can total over 40% of your electric bill, if your heating …

Seniors and Self Neglect

Our Care Advocacy program often runs into cases of seniors and self neglect. The sad thing is that we are not typically the first people to spot it. Indeed, many neighbors, landlords, and service providers are often aware that the senior is in distress, but just don’t know what to do. Here’s the link to Adult Protective Services and information …

The Benefits of Adult Day Care

Aging family members have some unique needs—and sometimes it is difficult to find a place where those needs can be met. This is especially true for those aging relatives and loved ones who may not particularly need the full, immersive services of an assisted or senior living residence, but do require some guidance and interaction during the course of the …