Call Us for Housing Assistance!

If you are on MediCal Health Net or Aetna, you may be able to receive housing navigation assistance if you are homeless or at risk of homelessness. For more information, call the Foundation at 760-723-7570 and ask for a Referral Support Advocate.

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 …

Coronavirus: Letter from the Executive Director

To our Foundation for Senior Care partners, families and clients: In compliance with the State of California’s shelter-in-place directive, our organization is adjusting our programs and services temporarily to meet the urgent needs of the Seniors and those whom we serve in at-risk populations throughout Fallbrook and Bonsall. In recognizing the challenges for Seniors to obtain groceries and personal hygiene …

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 …

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 …