News & Events

News & Events

Stay In the Know at Portola Gardens

From community focused outings and events, to visiting groups and well-planned life enrichment activities, life at Portola Gardens is inspired by the surrounding neighborhood. A private dining room is available for special events or celebrations, and family and friends are always welcome to join us. We share these events and activities with you, along with educational articles and personal stories, to offer a sense of what our residents experience in life at Portola Gardens.

Feeding the Soul and Spirit

Feeding the Soul and Spirit

Fall is officially here. To welcome the season, CiminoCare asked our Senior Caregivers and Senior Residents what memories arise in October, and the overwhelming response was eating for winter. Homemade recipes were shared, along with memories of time spent cooking with family and loved ones. The number one meal? A hearty, homemade soup, which have more benefits than you might realize!

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Fall Into a New Routine

Fall Into a New Routine

As the days get shorter and we switch to sweater weather and pumpkin spice, CiminoCare’s senior communities keep residents and staff happy and healthy by preparing for changes to our routines. With less time to be outside and active and more time spent in close quarters, there are some things to consider as the weather cools.

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Wildfire Smoke and Respiratory Health

Wildfire Smoke and Respiratory Health

As wildfires become a season in California, protecting your lungs and respiratory system from the fine particulates in smoke is a genuine concern. Children, pregnant women, the elderly and those with lung or heart disease are the most at risk for adverse health effects. Take it easy, stay inside and follow our tips to stay safer during periods of poor air quality.

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Hydration Information

Hydration Information

Dehydration is a common cause of hospitalization for seniors. As we age, our sense of thirst diminishes, and often seniors only feel thirsty when they are already dehydrated. During the warmer months, it is even more important to be aware of the signs of dehydration and make a concerted effort to stay hydrated.

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