Entries by Denise Marshall

Wednesday, August 20, 2014: Learn About the Simple Strategies for Moving and Downsizing

Moving On With Your Life: Simple Strategies for Moving and Downsizing Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 1:00-2:00 pm at the Alameda Free Library 1550 Oak St. Alameda   Come to a free seminar featuring Lisbeth “Lis” McKinley, M.A., Certified Professional Organizer and owner of LET’S MAKE ROOM,  a residential organizing and move management company. This informative talk is geared for homeowners, seniors […]

Join now and lock in current Phoenix Commons pricing

Phoenix Commons, our new senior co-housing community being built on the Oakland/Alameda waterfront, is offering core group members the opportunity to lock-in the current pricing for those people who join the community by Friday, August 1, 2014. Due to increasing construction costs, prices will be going up about 5 percent as of Saturday, August 2nd. […]

Do you have questions about Senior Co-housing?

Come to this event to learn more about co-housing and what is available for seniors. Lauren Zimmerman-Cook, CFO of Phoenix Commons, will discuss the growing trend of senior co-housing. As part of the team putting together the Bay Area’s first senior co-housing community, Lauren will explain how this solution addresses the unmet housing needs of […]

Eyes, Vision, and Aging

Come to this FREE educational event presented by Dr. Meredith Whiteside, from U.C. Berkeley School of Optometry, and learn how to take care of your eyes and protect your vision. Everyone’s vision can change with age, some changes are normal, but losing vision is not a normal part of getting older! Older adults are at […]

Enrollment open for the Successful Aging free orientation workshops on December 18th and in January

If you are interested in creating your own road map for Successful Aging, Phoenix Commons is sponsoring a free orientation workshop in partnership with Elders Village on December 18th at 6:30 pm at the Elders Village office at 1723 Webster Street in Alameda.  Reservations can be made by emailing Samantha@alamedaelder.com or calling the Elders Village office (510)217-8527. Workshop attendees will […]

Thursday, July 11: Planning the Next Chapter

Elder Village presents: Planning the Next Chapter Co-sponsored by Phoenix Commons An Interactive Workshop to Explore the Realities and Imagine the Possibilities Come and learn about the key elements that will enable you to meet, or exceed, your expectations for the next chapter of your life. Come and take charge of your future! When: Thursday, […]