From AmeriCorps to Med School

May 20, 2019

James Abe served in AmeriCorps at Full Life Care’s South Branch Adult Day Health Center. Now he’s on a journey toward becoming a physician focused on helping vulnerable adults with lifelong disabilities.

Engaging Communities, One Ride at a Time

May 20, 2019

Nitzan moved from the southwest to Seattle last September to serve with Full Life’s AmeriCorps Team. As the community engagement specialist at Sound Generations, she engages with isolated seniors in the community to connect them to free transportation assistance.

Garden Nurtures Studio Participants

April 30, 2019

Participants of the Wellness Studio tend the crops and, before long, the group will benefit from the efforts. Their garden fosters independence, health education and positive community, as well as nutritious lunches.

AmeriCorps Leads Health Management Course

April 26, 2019

Updated: April 26, 2019. Thousands of adults across Puget Sound live with one or more chronic health conditions. Full Life Care is hosting a 6-week Chronic Disease Self-Management Course to help individuals, caregivers and family members manage symptoms of those conditions and to improve quality of life. Each participant will receive a free book, Living… Read More

People of Full Life: Corri Abbott

April 12, 2019

"Why do I have home care? I’m a mess! ... But I have Carmen. She’s been my caregiver for the past 2 years. We hit it off well."

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.