Category Archives: Community News

News from Coventry Court: Ping Pong

The gentleman in the photo was recovering from back surgery at his home at Coventry Court Senior Apartments in Tustin, CA. His doctor recommended that he do some light exercise to get himself back to normal. Luckily, he was walking … Continue reading

Posted in Community News, Coventry Court, Exercise/Sports | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Dorado: Technology

At Dorado Senior Apartments in Buena Park, CA, our resident, Syria, has found that Tech Class is a very productive time. Every Thursday, she comes down not only to learn about technology, but also to learn English. She is on a … Continue reading

Posted in Community News, Dorado, Technology | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Cantabria/Asturias: Needlecraft Culminating Event

Craig has been teaching Needlecraft at Cantabria Senior Apartments and Asturias Senior Apartments in Panorama City, CA, since last fall. Craig has a large group of folks with varying levels of expertise who come every week and they create. They make … Continue reading

Posted in Cantabria/Asturias, Community News, Hand-Crafting | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Tavarua: Hand-crafted Holiday

Last month, residents of Tavarua Senior Apartments in Carlsbad, CA, created beautiful 4th of July canvas paintings. The instructor supplied many red, white, and blue materials and supplies, and encouraged the artists to be creative. The finished products were displayed … Continue reading

Posted in Community News, Hand-Crafting, Tavarua | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Piedmont: Wednesday Mornings

    Residents at The Piedmont Senior Apartments in North Hollywood enjoy their Wednesday morning routine: Get Fit with Witt exercises followed by a tasty coffee bar.         ~ Lorraine Pope, Program Director  

Posted in Community, Community News, Exercise/Sports, Piedmont | Tagged | Leave a comment

News from Cotton’s Point: “Green Thumbs Up”

“Green Thumbs Up” for craft time at Cotton’s Point in San Clemente, CA.  Residents created beautiful succulent arrangements for their apartments in Crafts class. ~ Jennifer Fallon, Regional Program Director  

Posted in Community News, Cooking/Gardening, Cotton's Point | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Metro Compton: A Busy Summer

Lots of activity at The Metro @ Compton this summer! The Food Forward Program provides eligible residents with with a monthly delivery of fresh produce. Residents sing the Happy Birthday song and enjoy a delicious slice of cake and other … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Community News, Exercise/Sports, Food Assistance, Hand-Crafting, Metro Compton, Technology | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Metro Hollywood: Summer Arts and Learning

Residents at The Metro @ Hollywood Senior Apartments in Hollywood, CA, enjoy learning new painting techniques and get some very fine results.     A popular new creative and meditative pastime is coloring. Refining the ability to shade work is … Continue reading

Posted in Art/Architecture, Community News, Learning, Metro Hollywood | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Magnolia @ 9th: Summer Fun & Learning

Summer at Magnolia at 9th Senior Apartments in San Bernardino includes classes in Art, Hand-Crafting, Yoga/Meditation, and an informative presentation about health insurance. Instructor Clarisa Arostegui taught the residents the paper quilling technique using a comb to create paper flowers … Continue reading

Posted in Art/Architecture, Community News, Hand-Crafting, Health, Magnolia @ 9th, Yoga/Mindfulness | Tagged , | Leave a comment

News from Cotton’s Point: Community Outreach Alliance

EngAGE appreciates Community Outreach Alliance (COA), a non-profit that is working with Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA. COA surprises residents with food twice a month as well as provides shuttle service to their food bank (Food Connection) twice a month. … Continue reading

Posted in Community Partners, Cotton's Point, Food Assistance | Tagged , | Leave a comment