LeadingAge California is the leading advocate for quality nonprofit senior living and care in the state. The public-interest association represents more than 640 nonprofit providers of aging services – including affordable housing, continuing care retirement communities, assisted living, skilled nursing, and home and community-based care – that collectively serve more than 100,000 seniors.

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Providing information and insight on issues affecting older adults

West Coast State Night with LeadingAge California, Oregon and Washington: 
Monday October 20, Nashville TN. Learn more

MedCHAT: Results of Statewide Project on Medicare

After a year of conducting 82 discussion groups, the Center for Healthcare Decisions (CHCD) and its partners - including LeadingAge California and other nonprofit organizations - have released the report on the MedCHAT project. This report shows how 800 individuals consider the attributes of Medicare: what to keep, what to add and what new restrictions are acceptable.

Assisted Living Legislation on Governor Brown's Desk - by Eric Dowdy - September 10, 2014
Twelve of the nearly 20 bills introduced by provider organizations, consumer advocates and others to reform assisted living oversight are now on the Governor’s desk. Governor Brown has until September 30th to act on the bills before they become law without his signature.

Governor Signs Paid Sick Leave Bill - by Eric Dowdy - September 10, 2014
LeadingAge California has joined a broad and bipartisan coalition of senior care groups, doctors, community health centers, hospitals, local governments, public safety, business and labor unions, education groups, community groups and many others to defeat Prop. 46 on the November 2014 ballot.

Key Housing Bills Hit Governor's Desk - by Meghan Masera - September 11, 2014
The Legislature has adjourned for its final recess of the session. Before adjournment, the Legislature passed many of our priority housing bills, sending them to the Governor’s desk. The Governor has until September 30, 2014 to sign the bills into law.

Harvard: U.S. Unprepared to Meet the Housing Needs of its Aging Population
by Meghan Masera - September 11, 2014
The Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies and The AARP Foundation have released a report which concludes that America’s housing stock is insufficient to meet the needs of our aging population.

Skilled Nursing Facility Medicare Rate Calculation Tools Now Available - by Jedd Hampton - September 11, 2014
LeadingAge National has released their updated Medicare Rate Calculation tool for the FY 2015 skilled nursing facility (SNF) Payment Rate. 

Events & Education

The latest events and educational opportunities for our members.

Conferences
Learn best practices, explore innovative ideas, hear from renowned experts in the field of aging services and network with your peers at LeadingAge California conferences.

Regions
LeadingAge California has region meetings which provide members with networking and education opportunities close to home.

2014 Calendar

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