Elder Care Alliance communities are coming together to celebrate holistic wellness on National Senior Health & Fitness Day.
Talking openly about end-of-life wishes with a loved one can bring everyone peace of mind. Here’s how to create an advance care directive.
Comfort and cards make a San Rafael senior living community home.
There are more resources available than you think to help you afford assisted living.
A resident art project represents the best of Elder Care Alliance’s memory care communities.
Elder Care Alliance’s Corporate Director of Clinical Services takes a hands-on approach with every aspect of resident services.
Candy, card games and cheer make life a little sweeter at AlmaVia of San Rafael
The move to senior living can be an opportunity to connect.
New approaches to memory care are part of the movement to reduce fear and misconceptions about dementia.
Staying mobile and eating well improve health outcomes in assisted living.
Bay Area senior living residents connect with community members at a St. Patrick’s Day event
The daily memory care meeting opens up one senior living resident’s world.
Clark Hunter grows his faith by sharing it.
End-of-life planning can cause tension among family members. Three ways to avoid conflict.
Our 2014 Heart of Gold award winner goes above and beyond.
Personal finance and retirement expert talks financial planning, outreach for seniors.
This professional caregiver has 20 years of experience caring for California seniors.
Assisted living communities offer convenient health care for seniors.
A dedicated caregiver to seniors with memory loss.
A conversation with the woman who serves as the heart and soul of spiritual life at Alma Via of San Rafael.
Caring for terminally ill residents is a gift.
Seniors should consider a variety of legal issues when planning for the future.
Tips for talking with your aging parents about making the move to an assisted living community.
From fitness classes to movie nights, there’s never a dull moment at Mercy Retirement & Care Center.
Increased social interaction can benefit senior health and wellness.
A local Boy Scout brings video-chat technology to senior living residents of AlmaVia of Camarillo.
As you and your parents plan for the future, it’s important to understand how they define quality of life.
An adult child shares her insights on moving her mother-in-law into senior living.
A breakdown of demographics and trends related to assisted living
The Mercy Brown Bag Program distributes wholesome bags of groceries to Bay Area seniors living on fixed incomes.
An advocate for seniors with memory loss
Author, mentor, animal lover
Downsizing before a move can be difficult, but starting the process sooner rather than later has benefits for both seniors and their families.
A professional organizer shares her strategies on helping aging parents through the emotional process of downsizing.
Exceptional staff and innovative practices help create communities that foster high-quality clinical care.
A fledgling program at Elder Care Alliance creates a culture of wellness for employees.
The Friendly Club fulfills its charitable mission throughout the community.
The Friendly Club has evolved from a social gathering to a mission-driven volunteer organization created by residents living with dementia.
What’s the best part of being your age? How would you show that artistically?
The Mercy Brown Bag Program addresses vocational wellness for older adults, while providing a public service to Alameda County.