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6
May

Seacrest at Home featured in the Encinitas Advocate.

Seacrest at Home offers care and aid to seniors By Kelley Carlson 10:37 A.M. APRIL 4, 2016 Seacrest at Home provides comfort for seniors in the location where they typically feel most comfortable. The nonprofit, based in Encinitas, sends caregivers to clients’ residences, where they assist with basic tasks and provide companionship on an as-needed …

2
Apr

Take a look at our new ad!

As seen in several community papers including the La Jolla Light, Ranch Santa Fe Review, Solana Beach Sun, Carmel Valley News, Rancho Bernardo News, Poway Chieftain. SeacrestPrintAd-PDF

16
Dec

THE BROKEN WINDSHIELD

By Heather Siegel of the Siegel Sidebar Posted December 13, 2015   This holiday season will mark the 8th year that I gave up driving. Not in golf but on the road. There are only two types of people in the world: those who drive and those who don’t. You always know which camp you …

15
Apr

Seacrest Village-Yom HaShoah

​​​​​​​I was born in the right place. I grew up in a wonderful neighborhood with an abundance of safety and tolerance. My parents were never afraid to hang up our Mezuzah. I was proud and unafraid to tell my classmates that I am Jewish. I had many of my non-Jewish friends attend my Bar Mitzvah. …

15
Aug

10 Inspirational Quotes on Aging

http://asaging.org/blog/10-awesome-quotes-about-aging    

6
Jun

Record Marathon…at 91

Last Sunday, a woman set an official international record marathon time at the Rock N’ Roll Marathon, right here in San Diego! No, this woman did not win the race. Perhaps though, the record she set was more impressive than the actual winner. Harriet Thompson, a 91 year old, shattered the women’s record for those …

30
May

When Older People Walk Now, They Stay Indepedent Later

Successful aging is the new craze. Our society is experiencing a massive influx of seniors. These individuals and our culture want to know how to age well. A critical component of successful aging is the freedom from physical disability. With that being said, earlier this week, the journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), published …

16
May

Above and Beyond Care

For this week’s blog, I would like to share a quick story.  San Diego made national news as multiple wild fires swept across different parts of the County.  With the unseasonably warm and windy weather, the fires were able to breed and multiply quickly, making it very challenging for fire fighters to keep the flames …

9
May

Care Like It’s Your Mom

Last month, my mom was rushed to the hospital with a high fever and severe abdominal pain. After many days of being at the hospital and a multitude of tests, doctors confirmed that my mom had a malignant tumor blocking her bile duct. We were told that the tumor would have to be removed though …

14
Mar

Kudos!

Seacrest at Home has been serving our clients for over a year now.   To date, we have logged over 40,000 hours of care as well as over 120 different clients.  Clearly, we are pleased with these numbers and see continued growth for the future.   As the Community Liaison, I spend a majority of my time …