There are cooling centers available through Friday June 18th. Staff and community members are required to wear masks. Lobby seating and access to charging stations are available. (more…)
There are cooling centers available through Friday June 18th. Staff and community members are required to wear masks. Lobby seating and access to charging stations are available.
What Is an Advance Health Care Directive? • It is a legal document that allows you to appoint an agent to make health care decisions for you if you are unable to speak for yourself; • It also allows you to specify the medical treatment you want (and do not want) to guide your agent […]
Click here to view the image larger. To learn more about Covia’s Home Match program and Habitat for Humanity East Bay/ Silicon Valley’s Home Preservation attend a virtual information session on June 23rd at 11 AM. Click here to sign up. The Home Matching program offers a way for community members to use a home-sharing service. […]
Click here or on the image to register for Elder Abuse Awareness Month Virtual Events. Attend events on Thursdays at noon in June.
Spring is here and Memorial Day weekend is approaching. Now that many of us are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, this change in season has sparked in us a desire to travel. This urge to travel however prompts the inevitable question: how safe is travel right now? How safe travel is of course depends on a […]
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. This month we celebrate Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States. This special month originated with the United States Congress in 1977 as a ten-day celebration and in 1992 became a month-long commemoration. In inaugurating this month as one to celebrate, the Congress recognized that persons of […]
The FCC has authorized a new program, the Emergency Broadband Benefit, which aims to help households that are having difficulties paying for internet service during the pandemic. Access to the internet is more vital now more than ever since connectivity is needed for access to things like critical health care services. The benefit would give […]
This past year has brought unprecedented challenges to seniors in our community. The impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic continue. Homelessness is increasing despite eviction protections. Scams targeting seniors are on the rise. Many seniors have fallen into debt. Together with your help we will meet the need for legal representation. The dollars you help raise […]
Join us in honoring Older Americans Month this May when we celebrate the contributions of older adults in our society. Learn more here. #OlderAmericansMonth
The time for Spring cleaning is here! For many of us, this means it’s time to do our dusting, mop our floors, and clean out our cabinets. In some quarters however, this is challenging. For people who suffer from hoarding, just the prospect of cleaning up clutter can be an anxiety-filled and distress-inducing endeavor. While […]
The mission of CCSLS is to protect the rights of seniors. By providing legal services, the organization is also able to mediate poverty and improve health outcomes for the population it serves. Lawyers are uniquely qualified to help identify and address legal issues that impede the ability of seniors to remain healthy and independent.