FOUNDATION FOR SENIOR CARE TEAMS WITH MAJOR MARKET TO PROVIDE GROCERY DELIVERIES TO ELDERLY SHELTERED-IN-PLACE

Seniors to Use Single Call to Initiate Food and Supplies Purchase and Delivery FALLBROOK, CALIF., March 19, 2020 – Local and independently-owned Major Market and Fallbrook’s Foundation for Senior Care joined forces to provide grocery services to stay-at-home seniors in the area, it was announced today. According to Dr. Robert Pace, President of the Foundation for Senior Care, the local …

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 …

Cecelia M. Brown Joins Foundation for Senior Care Board of Directors

Brown Brings an Extensive Background in Health Care Insurance to the Organization FALLBROOK, CALIF., February 28, 2020 – Cecelia M. Brown, a healthcare consultant and independent agent for several health insurance organizations, has joined the Foundation for Senior Care board of directors, Dr. Robert Pace, President of the Fallbrook non-profit reported today. According to Dr. Pace, “Ms. Brown brings several …

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 …

Foundation for Senior Care Launches Giving Heart Effort in February

Wednesday Information Sessions Set for Major Market and Albertson’s during February   FALLBROOK, CALIF. – “Our goal is to help seniors live and age independently at home; and throughout February representatives from the Foundation for Senior Care will take that message to the community,” Dr. Robert Pace, noted orthopedist and president of the Fallbrook-based organization, said. He noted that more …

10 Water Heater Tips to Put Safety and Savings on Tap

Keep safety and energy savings on tap year-round with these simple tips for your home water heater. Turn down the temperature of your water heater to the warm setting (120°F). You’ll not only save energy, you’ll avoid scalding your hands. Set the water heater thermostat to 120°F or less to save energy and reduce the risk of scalding. (If your …

6 Ways Seniors Can Save Energy at Home This Winter

There are many lifestyle changes seniors can make without breaking the bank. Here are some no-cost and low-cost ideas to help you save energy and money while staying comfortable during the colder winter months. Take advantage of heat from the sun Open curtains on your south-facing windows during the day to allow sunlight to naturally heat your home. Close the …

Computer Classes Offered for Seniors

Foundation for Senior Care Computer Classes Begin Next Week 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) from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. …