Making it Through the Storm

March 18, 2019

In times of uncertainty and loss, it is an uplifting feeling to be surrounded by people you can depend on. People who will do whatever needs to be done.

Full Life Grows as Needs Increase

March 18, 2019

In the course of our nearly 40-year history, Full Life Care has grown from a single adult day health program serving a handful of individuals to become a multifaceted agency with a range of programs that meet the needs of more people than ever. We now operate four adult day health centers in two counties, serving… Read More

AmeriCorps Members Go Above and Beyond in Service

March 18, 2019

AmeriCorps service member Erika Stover stood at the front of the room, leading a small contingent of practitioners through the steps in their weekly Tai Ji Quan class at Blakeley Manor. The movements were slow and easy, with steady reminders to breathe deeply. The movements are modified for older adults at risk of falling and… Read More

Newsletter: Spring 2019

March 11, 2019

In the 2019 Spring Newsletter, read about the staff at adult day health; our latest feature, People of Full Life; the latest on our AmeriCorps Team; Full Life growth; and Dave’s Outlook.

Team AmeriCorps: Why I Serve by Sam Parker

March 7, 2019

In my position at Seattle Housing Authority as the aging-in-place specialist, I engage residents in community activities at 22 senior buildings. As a part of an Aging-in-Place Initiative, I coordinate with residents on a range of activities, from CPR trainings to watercolor classes.

Team AmeriCorps: Why I Serve by Nitzan Barlev

March 7, 2019

I’m supporting a new volunteer transportation program that allows older adults from lesser-served communities to live independently. I conduct outreach in diverse residential buildings, community centers and senior centers to sign up drivers and clients.

Team AmeriCorps: Why I Serve by Molly Corwin

March 7, 2019

I decided to join AmeriCorps because I wanted to give back to my community in a meaningful way. I joined Full Life’s team because I have always enjoyed working with kids with disabilities, and wanted to experience working with an older population.

Team AmeriCorps: Why I Serve by Kieme Eligwe

March 7, 2019

I like being a part of the Full Life Care AmeriCorps team because it presents the opportunity to become active in our community, as well as create a place of comfortability for social engagements. I am currently coordinating a six-week Chronic Disease Self-Management Course.

Team AmeriCorps: Why I Serve by Erika Stover

March 7, 2019

A favorite part of my service experience is getting to meet many different residents, who all have so many stories to tell and experiences to share. I never know what to expect to hear throughout my day. It can range from talking about current events to reminiscing about old cars and anything in between.