PLEASE PARTICIPATE – 3 minute LAAAC stakeholder survey

The Los Angeles Aging Advocacy Coalition conducted a strategic planning retreat this past summer. As a next step to this work, we are surveying stakeholders to inform our next steps. We ask that you participate in the following 3-minute survey:     Summary of the 1-day Strategic Planning Retreat Ideas discussed amongst stakeholders included: … Continue reading

6th Annual LAAAC Summit on Aging PHOTOS!

If you have yet to see them, photos from the 6th Annual LAAAC Summit on Aging are now on our Facebook Page! Please click the photo below to see more pictures in the album! Or click the link here:

White House Conference On Aging: Regional Forums to Provide Input and Ideas for 2015 White House Conference on Aging

by Cecilia Muñoz  Today, I am delighted to announce the launch of a series of regional forums to engage older Americans, their families, caregivers, advocates, community leaders, and experts on aging on the key issues affecting older Americans. These forums are designed to help provide input and ideas for the upcoming 2015 White House Conference … Continue reading

California Health Report: Aging’s Staunch Ally in The City of Angels

As we knew, Laura Trejo was most deserving of our inaugural LAAAC Champion Award. By Matt Perry Inside a bureaucratic jungle, Laura Trejo always finds room to roar. When Trejo sat in the midst of a panel of experts during the recent launch of a new state senate committee on aging, she spoke plainly yet … Continue reading

NAM and LAAAC: New State Program Enrolling 200,000 Medicare-MediCal Patients in L.A.

New America Media, Video, Steve Angeles & Odette Keeley, Story by Paul Kleyman,Posted: Jun 13, 2014 photo: Dr. Esiquio Casillas is the regional medical director for Senior Services at AltaMed, a network of community clinics in Southern California. LOS ANGELES—A new California health care program for low-income seniors and people with disabilities promises for the first time to … Continue reading

Register for the 5th Annual LAAAC Aging Summit Today!

  5th Annual Los Angeles Aging Advocacy Coalition (LAAAC) Aging Summit Keeping the Promise: Strengthening the Safety Net for Seniors  The 5th Annual Los Angeles Aging Advocacy Coalition (LAAAC) Aging Summit convenes federal, state and local policy–makers, advocates, stakeholders, and community leaders from the Los Angeles area to address key program and policy issues affecting California’s older adults. This event is attended … Continue reading

LAAAC receives CEMHAC’s Older Adult Advocate of the Year Award

LAAAC's Co-Founders and Chairs, Dr. Marie Torres, Rigo Saborio, MSG, and June Simmons, MSW, receiving CEMHAC's Older Adult Advocate Award

The Los Angeles Aging Advocacy Coalition (LAAAC) is the recipient of the 2013 CEMHAC Older Adult Advocate of the Year Award. LAAAC was selected to receive this major award for its exceptional efforts to preserve protect and strengthen quality of services for thousands of older adults, their family, and caregivers in Los Angeles County.  The … Continue reading

City of Los Angeles Department of Aging: Consolidated Planning Community Meetings Flyers

The Housing and Community Investment Department is, hosting six community forums throughout the City, in October 2013.   In order to meet all the requirements that the plan entails, the City is organizing a series of Consolidated Planning Community Meetings to solicit and engage the public in providing feedback on their respective neighborhood needs. Priorities for … Continue reading

Welcome Dawn Kasey Lovelace!

Welcome Dawn Kasey Lovelace St. Barnabas Senior Services/ Los Angeles Aging Advocacy Coalition Civic Engagement Coordinator   Please join SBSS and LAAAC in welcoming Dawn Kasey Lovelace as our new Civic Engagement Coordinator.  Throughout her professional career Dawn Kasey has utilized her marketing, fundraising, program management,  and advocacy expertise in service to the community. In … Continue reading

April 24 – Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa Invites you to a Valley Town Hall Meeting

From one of our LAAAC Colleagues:  Mayor Antonio R. Villaraigosa cordially invites you to join him for a Valley Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 5:15 p.m.  He will be discussing Transportation, Economic Development and Public Safety issues that are important to the Valley.  See attached flyer.   Click here for Flyer:

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