If you’re not a fan of grapefruit, Ugli fruit is a good substitute! The Ugli fruit was found growing in Jamaica and is available from December through April (sometimes in the Fall!). It is a citrus fruit created by hybridizing grapefruit, orange, tangerine, and perhaps pomelo. In addition, it’s easier to know if Ugli isRead more
Dashing through the snow…
Dashing through the snow doesn’t always seem like the safest route one can take while traveling during the holidays. While this time of year can be a great time to visit with friends and family from both near and far, traveling is not always easy for seniors. Below are aRead more
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
We spend January 1 walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched. Maybe this year, to balance the list, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives… not looking for flaws, but for potential. ~Ellen Goodman
‘Tis the season for family, fun, and parties!
The holidays have come home at AEC facilities in the last two weeks!
Elders Inn on Webster had their holiday party on Thursday, December 8; they had a fantastic time and enjoyed an evening with family, their favorite musicians, and Santa!
Waters Edge Lodge on Harbor
Alameda Elder Communities is pleased to be an official drop off location for this year’s Toys for Tots toy drive. There are 4 days left to drop off a toy and help brighten a local child’s Christmas holiday. Anyone interested in donating a new, unwrapped toy to this year’s drive please bring it toRead more
The Alameda Fire Department, working with the Housing Authority, Mastick Senior Center, Boy Scouts, Kiwanis Club, and Alameda Hospital has developed a new program that combines support for seniors and people with disabilities. The Housing Safety and Accessibility Program blends the City’s existing Accessibility Modification Program with key elements of the former Senior Safety Program. This newRead more
Alameda Elder Communities is proud to be an official drop off location for Toys for Tots! We will be accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots, from today through Sunday, December 18! Please stop in at Waters Edge Lodge, Elders Inn on Webster, or Waters Edge Nursing Home to makeRead more
The Canned Food Drive at the Waters Edge Lodge and Elders Inn was a great success. Residents, Staff, and family members all helped out by donnating food to the collections bins. We had several full grocery bags of canned and other non-perishable food that will help out those that are less fortunate during this holidayRead more
- Elders Inn 1721 Webster St Alameda, CA 94501 (510) 521-9200
- Waters Edge 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
- AEC Home Care 1516 Oak Street, #100Alameda, CA 94501 (510) 629-4959