LeadingAge California represents more than 400 nonprofit providers of senior living and care who serve the needs of more than 100,000 Californians
It is the mission of LeadingAge California, formerly Aging Services of California, to advance housing and services for older adults and to support and inspire its members through advocacy, education, research and services enabling them to meet changing needs of their clients and communities.
– Amended May 3, 1999
LeadingAge California is a catalyst for members to advocate, enrich and advance aging services.
– Adopted November 11, 2009
The members of LeadingAge California, formerly the Aging Services of California, are committed to a vision, mission and set of values that frame our approach to service and advocacy for California's older adults. As not-for-profit organizations providing quality housing, healthcare and services to California's older adults, we share a tradition of religious, ethnic, fraternal or community sponsorship. We support the spirit of volunteerism, community service, charitable activities, and collaborative planning.
– Adopted August 7, 1998
The values shared by LeadingAge California members include:
Long term commitment to the security of older adults
Mutual support and assistance among members
Respect of all peoples
Commitment to socioeconomic and multicultural diversity
Advocate for not for profit status
Dignity and quality of life for older adults
– Adopted February 18, 1998