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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New Legislature Sworn in & Assembly Committee Chairs Announced - by Eric Dowdy - December 4, 2014
The new 2015-2016 California Legislature was sworn in on Monday, December 1, 2014. Thirty-two freshman legislators were sworn in, five in the Senate and 27 in the Assembly. Five former assemblymembers were sworn in at the upper house as new Senators.

Dr. Ronald Chapman Stepping Down as Head of the Department of Public Health - by Jedd Hampton -
December 4, 2014
Dr. Ronald Chapman, head of the California Department of Public Health, announced that he was stepping down from his post at the end of January. Chapaman announced the decision to staff in an email on Wednesday, December 3rd.

DSS Holds Stakeholder Meeting on "Evolution" of RCFEs - by Eric Dowdy - December 4, 2014
The Department of Social Services recently held a meeting of interested stakeholders on “evolution of RCFEs” in California. The Department noted that while the model and resident characteristics have changed, the laws and regulations that govern residential care facilities for the elderly (RCFEs) have not.

Comments Needed on Proposed Changes to Section 202 and Section 811 Programs - by Meghan Masera - December 4, 2014
On October 7, a 44-page Federal Register Notice was issued for public comment on changes to the Supportive Housing and Services for the Elderly (Section 202) and Persons With Disabilities (Section 811) programs, and also included proposed program regulations for the Service Coordinator and Assisted Living Conversion Program.



Events & Education

The latest events and educational opportunities for our members.

Upcoming 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.

JAN. 21, 2015
Sales & Marketing Conference: Join in the Conversation
Burbank, CA.

FEB 9, 2015 - FEB 11, 2015
Policy & Leadership Summit: Navigating New Landscapes
Sacramento, CA.

FEB. 25, 2015
Human Resources Conference
Burbank, CA.

MAY 4, 2015 - MAY 6, 2015
Annual Conference & Exposition: Be the Voice!
Monterey, CA.

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

2014 Calendar

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