Care for the Caregiver
Staying at home during a pandemic is tough. Staying at home in the role of a caregiver is even tougher. That’s why self-care is the greatest gift caregivers can give themselves this holiday season. It may surprise you to learn that 53 million Americans – nearly one in five –…Read More
Giving Thanks to our Healthcare Heroes
I am thankful for all the staff, in all departments, that come to work everyday to do their jobs in order to make the quality of life so much better for the those we care for. Every person makes such a big difference in our Residents lives. Healthcare workers are…Read More
10 Things You Thought You Knew About Nursing Homes
You don’t have to give away your inheritance to live in a nursing home. Neither do you need to worry that you’ll be giving up all of your rights. There are plenty of myths out there about long-term care facilities. Here’s what you need to know. Myth #1: Nursing home…Read More
From the Kitchen to the Ballot Box
Early Voters at SGLC Celebrate 19th Amendment by sharing their voting experiences. The first generations of women who voted in America knew a little something about the power of democracy. Just ask the residents at Seashore Gardens Living Center. Their grandmothers and mothers voted in those first elections so their…Read More
Staying Connected During a Pandemic
Being away from a loved one is never easy. Being apart from them during a pandemic can be downright nerve wracking. As our nation closed down in March, and we all worked to make sense of our new normal, the management and staff at Seashore Gardens Living Center (SGLC) leapt…Read More
Celebrating 50 Years!
Martin H. Klein, LNHA, CALA, President and CEO It all began on July 6, 1970. While awaiting his teaching certificate to be processed, Marty Klein started a summer job with the Hebrew Old Age Home in Atlantic City. It was to be a temporary position, to help out his neighbor,…Read More
The Battle Against Coronavirus: Lessons Learned from World War II
You may think the coronavirus created a “new normal,” but we’ve seen this all before. Those of us who weathered World War II know a thing or two about surviving a global crisis. These are some of the lessons learned from World War II. We were born in the midst…Read More
Why Exercise Could Be Our Best Defense Against Alzheimer’s
We know it’s important to exercise. Now we have one more important reason to get moving. As we attempt to navigate safe and effective ways to not only survive but thrive during the current COVID-19 pandemic, there’s one thing that we can do to protect our brain health: exercise. Aerobic…Read More
A Message from Executive Director Alysia Price
As of today, Wednesday, 4/29/20, our residents are doing well. However, this week we have sent two notifications to our main emergency contacts, residents and staff. Notifications are made if either a resident or staff member is under suspicion or diagnosed positive with the virus. We communicated and received guidance from the Atlantic…Read More
Alzheimer’s in a Coronavirus World
It’s tough enough dealing with a pandemic. But for those with dementia, it’s truly unsettling. How can caregivers keep their loved ones safe while coping with the additional stress? Life before the coronavirus presented its share of challenges for caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Dealing with a loved…Read More
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The Simon & Sylvia Zisman Seashore Gardens Living Center is an independent, nonprofit home for the aged with over 100 years of service. Back in 1916 we started as a little house in Atlantic City, New Jersey. We’ve grown in services and location. Today we are on a 20 acre campus in Atlantic County, New Jersey. Come visit us today.
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