Did you know that the average American gains approximately 7 pounds between Thanksgiving and the new year? While the holiday season is often very rewarding, the less than healthy holiday season diet and decrease in physical activity can be particularly problematic for the older adult and lead to decreased cardiac function, increased arthritic pain, weakenedRead more
The holiday madness is over, and the time has come to face the new year; but let’s put that off for another day. We at Alameda Elder Communities hope you all had a wonderful holiday season, and we look forward to spending time with you this year. There are lots of changes coming up forRead more
Alameda Elder Communities would like to take a minute to thank all Veterans for their service to our country. Thank you!
This year, as a means of rememberance, several of the Residents of both Waters Edge Lodge on Harbor Bay and Elders Inn on Webster shared their memories of finding out about the bombingRead more
The First Annual AEC Halloween Carnival was a blast. Staff from all three facilities and residents from the Elders Inn and Waters Edge Lodge came out to celebrate Halloween. Residents; grandchildren and Staff members’ children came out dressed in their Halloween costumes and participated in a variety of games. The cup cake walk and the costume contestRead more
This last Saturday, October 29th, Waters Edge Lodge played host to Alameda Elder Communities’ first Annual Halloween Carnival! Open to Residents, Families, and Staff of all Alameda Elder Communities member facilities, our first Halloween Carnival was a spook-tacular success! Some highlights are below:
We hope your hauntings this evening are as enjoyable
When witches go riding,
and black cats are seen,
the moon laughs and whispers,
‘tis near Halloween.
Elders Inn on Webster will be participating in the annual “Halloween on Webster Street” festivities! From noon to 4pm on Monday, October 31, 2011 Pint-sized ghosts, goblins and other assorted small creatures will invade Webster Street
On Saturday, Alameda Elder Services will be at Alameda Hospital’s Community Health Fair! Stop on by! We will be conducting modified versions of the Senior Fitness Test and handing out mini-first aide kits (while supplies last)! Come and meet with the Administrator of Alameda Elder Services and learn about the important impact exercise and therapyRead more
October is Aging in Place Successfully Month! Aging in place allows one to remain living in the same environment while receiving necessary assistance and care to deal with the intricacies of growing older. Through the development of cohousing situations, the village movement, and other means, it is becoming easier for seniors to remain where theyRead more
Diabetes mellitus us a common disease in elderly; the majority of people with diabetes are aged over 65 years. The risk of hip fractures is 1.5 to 12 times higher in patients with diabetes compared to non-diabetic patients. Furthermore, patients with diabetes are at heightened risk for atypical fractures. Below is a summary of anRead more
Alameda Elder Communities is proud to announce that we have WON Best Assisted Living 2009 in KRON4’s annual Best of the Bay competition! Thank you to all the Residents and Staff who make this place great and to everyone who voted. Don’t forget to vote again for 2010!
Watch our winning video here.
- Milon C. Marks 19 years as Elders Inn ACA and One of Our Most Trusted Employees
- Samantha B. Completes Her 1yr Employment Anniversary With AEC
- Nina S. Sails Through Her First Year at the Lodge.
- Regina Joins the Ranks of Celebrated Lodge Employees on her 1st year Anniversary
- Maria V. Unveils Marvelous 11 years of Dedicated Service as PCA at Elders Inn
- Elders Inn 1721 Webster St Alameda, CA 94501 (510) 521-9200
- The Lodge 801 Island Drive Alameda, CA 94502 (510) 748-4300
- Phoenix Commons 340 29th Ave Oakland, CA 94601 (510) 217-8527
- AES Therapy & Fitness 1725 Webster StreetAlameda, CA 94501 (510) 748-0158