Today we highlight our affordable housing and health care activism! we do with two groups: the grassroots California Long Term Supports and Services for All Coalition and East Bay.
Long-Term Care Insurance: Progress in California
California Long Term Supports and Services Coalition (LTSS4All) - Juan Guerrero (right), Manager of Regional Organizing at Caring Across Generations, will catch us up on the coalition members progress on the designs for a long-term home care and services insurance program coming before the Legislature and the Governor in December. He aims to uplift the care agenda so that ALL families can get the support they need to live full, robust lives in this beautiful state.
Affordable Housing: Actions & Legislative Updates
East Bay Housing Organizations (EBHO) is just one of the Housing Justice coalitions we are involved with!
Megan Nguyen (left), EBHO Policy Associate, will update us on recent developments and next steps on statewide bills that can make affordable housing easier to create.
Other Affordable Housing Action Team Updates -
Photos and report back on Gray Panthers presence/sponsorship at the Senior Celebration and Tenant Rally at Harriet Tubman Terrace on Sept. 9th
Nominations for EBGP Board of Directions are OPEN; current Board Member Maria Sol is up for a second term.
Campaign to restore funding for senior and disability classes at adult schools community colleges with Guest Ana Turetsky, Adult Education Forward. https://lao.ca.gov/reports/2012/edu/adult-education/restructuring-adult-education-120412.aspx
Announcements and requests from members
Stopping PG&E rising electricity prices - Maria Sol