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.
Last year, Congress let important provisions of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) expire, making many worthwhile projects difficult or impossible to finance. Congress may consider portions of the LIHTC in early December.
Aging2.0 and AgeTech West Announce Plans to Join Forces - November 18, 2014
Effective January 2015, AgeTech West, a West Coast network of aging service providers and technology companies, will integrate into Aging2.0, the global innovation network and startup accelerator. The announcement was made at the 2014 AgeTech West conference: Sync in Seattle: Transforming the Aging Services Experience.
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.
LeadingAge California Forms Political Action Committee - by Eric Dowdy - October 8, 2014
The LeadingAge California Political Action Committee (PAC) held its first organizing meeting recently. The PAC was established to provide financial assistance to candidates seeking public office that support nonprofit housing, care and services providers and the older Californians they serve.
LeadingAge California Urges You to Vote "NO" on Proposition 46 - by Eric Dowdy - October 8, 2014
With little less than a month from Election Day, many members have been hearing a lot about a hotly contested ballot measure which will appear on the November ballot: Proposition 46.
Upcoming Conferences - Mark Your Calendars!
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.
FEB 9, 2015 - FEB 11, 2015
Policy & Leadership Summit: Navigating New Landscapes
FEB. 25, 2015
Human Resources Conference
MAY 4, 2015 - MAY 6, 2015
Annual Conference & Exposition: Be the Voice!
LeadingAge California has region meetings which provide members with networking and education opportunities close to home.