The CEI Blog

Maria Zamora, New CEO of Center for Elders’ Independence

Zamora Becomes New CEO

Center for Elders' Independence is thrilled to name Maria E. Zamora as our new CEO (Chief Executive Officer). After an extensive search, Zamora was ...
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Physical Therapy for Senior Health and Rehab

Despite the pandemic and the risk of contracting COVID-19, our physical and occupational therapists still make a big difference in lives of older adults ...
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A couple listens to counselor explain a concept.

Seniors’ Behavioral Health

Behavioral health is our mood, memory, and resilience. Behavioral health affects how we cope with everyday life. How we approach daily living can lead ...
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Older Woman Sick in Bed

A Simple Way to Stay Healthy

Being sick is never any fun. There is a simple way to avoid getting sick. The flu. At some point in all of our ...
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Gwen Duncan Smiles Proudly

Regaining Strength & Independence during a Pandemic

In June, a delightful woman got up to use the bathroom feeling weak all over. Before she returned to her bed, she fell down. ...
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Linda Trowbridge smiling with joy in 2017.

A Warm Tribute to Linda Trowbridge

Download the Tribute PDF  | Make a Gift It is with deep sadness that we share with you that Center for Elders’ Independence Chief ...
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5 seniors meditate with a leader

Seniors Get Extra Benefits from Mindfulness & Meditation

Almost everyone has heard of or participated in a mindfulness or meditation experience. It’s a growing aspect of emotional self-care, physical improvement, and enhancing ...
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Alameda County Vote by Mail Return Envelope

Seniors Can Vote Safely by Mail in California

All Californians registered to vote, including seniors, will receive a vote by mail ballot keeping them safer during the pandemic. This is a big ...
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A CEI aide holds up a We Miss You note to put into a lunch.

Taking Care of Seniors in Times of COVID-19

Changes Demand Creativity Taking care of seniors in times of COVID-19 takes being creative as the world around us changes. Because of the coronavirus ...
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Shape Your Future Census 2020

Why Bay Area Seniors Should Take the Census

Census notices arrive in the mail and will guide you to complete the census. In the East Bay, we say, "Strength in numbers!" The ...
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