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After a long career in San Diego working in the boat yards, Carl was ready to retire. For most people this is an exciting time but for him it was not...

After her daughter relocated to Washington, D.C., Joy found herself living alone for the first time in her life. Within a few months she had become completely isolated, and would often go days without speaking or interacting with anyone...

Catherine never imagined she would be on the edge of homelessness, but that is where she found herself after an injury ended her career...

A refugee from Lebanon, Nabil moved to the U.S. in 1975 to flee his country’s civil war. In 2000, he moved to San Diego and opened his own dry cleaning business, Rosecrans Cleaners. For years the business was successful and profitable...

Like so many of our seniors, Bruce thought he was healthy until a single visit to the doctor changed everything...

Jane believed things would be better in California...

Life took Jerome all over the United States—from state to state, from job to job—but he didn’t realize it would take him to the very edge of homelessness...

John is a familiar face around Serving Seniors. John was born and raised in Michigan and moved to California to get away from the cold. He has worked in everything from factories to driving trucks. He loves to be outside and in nature...

Our CEO Paul Downey wanted to take the time to personally thank each and every one of our supporters...

September is National Senior Center Month, a time to celebrate the thousands of institutions countrywide that are like a second home to our nation’s older adults—institutions like Serving Seniors’ Gary & Mary West Senior Wellness Center...

Whether it was via a pyramid or plate diagram, most of us were taught that we should “eat the rainbow” every day in order to get the recommended daily amounts of vitamins, minerals and health benefits from our food...

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They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks; well, it’s a good thing you don’t walk on all fours! And despite the preconceived notion that older adults can’t learn new skills, science says otherwise...

Our annual gala, Experience of a Lifetime, is quickly approaching...

Our annual gala, Experience of a Lifetime, is quickly approaching...

Serving Seniors presented an Advocacy 101 webinar last week...

The 2017-2018 flu season is being described as the deadliest flu season on record in San Diego, with more than 10,300 cases and 91 deaths reported so far...

Thank you for your friendship and support throughout 2017. You made this past year better for nearly 5,000 low-income seniors right here in San Diego...