Comfort Care at SGLC
June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month and the perfect time to highlight our Comfort Care Neighborhood. Comfort Care is devoted to our residents with Alzheimer’s and dementia. It’s a place where staff serve as caregivers, friends, confidantes and even surrogate family members.“There are days when I’ll be someone’s daughter…Read More
Across the Generations
A Stockton professor brings her students to Seashore Gardens Living Center and the results are magical.From creative storytelling to Opening Minds Through Art, Associate Professor Megan Foti has been involved in memorable programs at Seashore Gardens Living Center (SGLC). The occupational therapy professor at Stockton University has been volunteering since…Read More
A Lifetime of Love
Happy 75th Anniversary, Doris & Bernie! We tend to honor and celebrate enduring marriages by equating them to precious metals such as silver for a 25th anniversary and gold for a 50-year marriage. But there are metals more valuable than gold and silver and, when we observe the following anniversary, only the…Read More
A Blizzard of Affection
Among the many visitors who used to frequent Seashore Gardens Living Center, few can compare to this four-legged favorite. Pet therapy can brighten anyone's day!When Sue Walsh says the word, “work,” Blizzard is ready to go. He heads to the door, knowing that he’ll soon be cuddling with his friends at…Read More
We’re Better Together!
In the midst of the pandemic, a group of Jewish teens is forging important connections with seniors four or five times their age.It doesn’t take much to make 13-year-old Sam Goldstein smile. Just ask him about his pen pals, Shirley and Howard Bernstein. “I’ve always wanted a pen pal,” he…Read More
Why I Got the COVID Vaccine
As thousands scramble to schedule their COVID-19 vaccines, a group of frontline workers and long-term residents at Seashore Gardens Living Center reflect on what it meant to be in that first tier.Mark Eisenstein would be happy if he never had to don another mask in his lifetime. A resident in…Read More
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
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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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