Medi-Cal Finally Elevates Asset Limit, First Change Since 1989
On July 1, 2022, the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) announced this welcome news that affects many populations, including older adults, that the asset limits to qualify for Medi-Cal have dramatically increased. The Medi-Cal asset limit, which had not changed since 1989 – was far below the low-income standards for many individuals in California who […]
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2022
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is June 15th BY JOE GAVIN JUNE 15, 2022 4 PM PT Joe Gavin is the Chief Programs & Community Engagement Office of the San Diego Seniors Community Foundation. World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) was launched on June 15, 2006, by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the […]
Long-Term Services and Supports: Making the Grade
The Long-Term Services and Supports scorecard evaluates states’ LTSS systems and ranks how well they’re doing in meeting the needs of seniors and people with disabilities. See how California stacks up.
SDSCF Lauds the Release of the California Master Plan for Aging
We express our gratitude to Governor Gavin Newsom and all the Master Plan for Aging stakeholders who worked together to produce a new strategic vision for California’s aging support system.
CBS 8 Viewers Send Holiday Greetings to Isolated Seniors
A collaboration between CBS 8, San Diego Seniors Community Foundation and Serving Seniors brought holiday well-wishes to isolated seniors at the Potiker Family Senior Residence.