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Why We Run: The Malloy Family

The early signs were subtle. Cutting pills in half when it wasn’t necessary. Difficulty recalling the names of specific places, people or objects. Maybe these were normal signs of aging but her daughters weren’t so sure. Their mother was changing before their eyes. Mary Malloy was fortunate in the fact that she was not alone.

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A Wonderful Life – A Reblog from Our EnrichingElderLives Blog

*Update* Assisted Living Resident Claire just celebrated her 98th birthday on this snowy first day of spring. Happy Birthday Claire* Claire just celebrated her 94th birthday on the first day of spring. Seashore Gardens has a monthly group birthday party, and at March’s party you would have found Claire dancing. “I use a walker, but I

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Caregivers: How to Cope This Winter

Wanted: Dedicated worker available 24/7 for a high-stress position, no vacations or days off, and zero monetary compensation Chances are you wouldn’t even apply for the position above. But for millions of caregivers in our country, they have no choice. They have a loved one in need, and they’re the designated caregiver. The winter months

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Seashore Gardens Residents Ring in the New Year in Space Age Style

(Galloway, N.J.) Residents of the Seashore Gardens Living Center (SGLC) got a jump on celebrating the arrival of 2018 with a New Year’s Eve celebration on Thursday, December 28 from 6-8 p.m. The event’s theme was ‘Out of This World’ and decorations included planets, stars and even a rocket ship, all prepared by the SGLC

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Seashore Gardens Resident Council Officers Raise Money for Alzheimer’s Outreach

Mary Hood knows a thing or two about fundraising. As president of SGLC’s Resident Council she helped inspire staff and other residents to donate to the Seashore Gardens 5K Run & Health Walk to benefit Alzheimer’s Outreach. Mary sat at a table on the SGLC Boardwalk, selling “feet” to support the 5K teams during three

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