SF Assessor Workshops: Property Tax Savings

In this series of free educational workshops presented by the Office of Assessor Carmen Chu and the SF Public Library, you can find out about Property Tax Savings for Families and Seniors.

The workshops (offered at four different locations) will cover how your property taxes are calculated and share tax savings that you may be eligible for as homeowners in California.

2020 Library Workshop Series

Parkside Branch Library
1200 Taraval Street, San Francisco, CA 94116
Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 pm
RSVP here

Excelsior Branch Library
4400 Mission Street, SF CA 94112
Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm
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Recent Fire Safety Fair by Sunnyside Community Connectors

Sunnyside Community Connectors recently held a Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Fair. More about this community organization here: https://www.facebook.com/CommunityLivingCampaign/

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Supervisor Yee (center), Lt. Jonathan Baxter, SFFD (fourth from left), Michael Wong, CYC Program Director (third from left) and the Community Youth Center staff
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Mary Notch,  Product Safety Investigator, US Consumer Product Safety Commission, and Inspector Darrel Stone, SFFD.

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SF Assessor Workshops: Property Tax Savings

In this series of free educational workshops presented by the Office of Assessor Carmen Chu and the SF Public Library, you can find out about Property Tax Savings for Families and Seniors.

The workshops (offered at four different locations) will cover how your property taxes are calculated and share tax savings that you may be eligible for as homeowners in California.

2020 Library Workshop Series

Parkside Branch Library
1200 Taraval Street, San Francisco, CA 94116
Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 pm
RSVP here

Excelsior Branch Library
4400 Mission Street, SF CA 94112
Date: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 pm
RSVP here Continue reading “SF Assessor Workshops: Property Tax Savings”

Jan 15: Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Fair at Sunnyside

Fire Safety and Emergency Preparedness Fair on Wednesday January 15th, 11 AM – 2 PM, at 419 Hearst Avenue (Edna).

Sponsored by Sunnyside Community Connectors. Educational material, demonstrations, and free giveaways of smoke alarms and handcrank flashlight-radios.

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From Sunnyside Community Connectors: Aging with Style series

Sunnyside Community Connectors invites you to AGING WITH STYLE Part One this Wednesday at 10:30am at St. Finn Barr (Edna and Hearst Street)
Join facilitators Juliet Rothman, PhD a social worker specializing in cultural and ethical considerations in Aging and Melaine Grossman, PhD a licensed social worker for a two-part workshop on Aging in Style!]

You are welcome to attend one, both…up to you! All we need is you! Just show-up and explore.

The Community Living Campaign, “Changing Strangers into Neighbors, and Neighbors into Friends”  Continue reading “From Sunnyside Community Connectors: Aging with Style series”

New for seniors: Aging and Disability Resource Center

From Sunnyside Community Connectors: Now available for seniors: Every month on the third Monday (9-11 AM), the Aging and Disability Resource Center will be at St Finn Barr Auditorium (415 Edna St/Hearst) to help you with information and assistance on a range of issues–and it is free!:

  • In home support
  • Health and wellness
  • LGBT programs & services
  • housing and shelter
  • Translation services
  • Food and nutrition
  • Transportation
  • Caregiver assistance
  • Benefits
  • Other community resources

For more about the available services, which come through the City and County of San Francisco, please visit this site: https://www.sfhsa.org/services/access-empowerment/aging-and-disability-resource-centers

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Emergency Preparedness classes start this week

Emergency Preparedness Academy

If disaster strikes: Are you prepared? Get Prepared with these three classes offered FREE to older adults in Sunnyside! Disaster can strike at anytime. Being prepare gives you and your love ones a safety net in case of a major disaster.

Community Youth Centers SF CYC in conjunction with the Department of Building Inspection’s Seismic Safety Out-reach Program (SSOP) want to make sure you are prepared.

THESE THREE FREE COURSES will help you: Prepare/Response, Mitigation and Fire Safety, and Basic First Aid and Citizen CPR. Attend two of the three classes and receive a FREE Starter Disaster KIT.

FREE EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS TRAINING:

  • DAYS: Wednesdays, Oct. 9, Oct. 16 and Oct. 23
  • TIME: 10:30 to 11:30 AM
  • PLACE: St. Finn Barr Catholic School, 419 Hearst Street (Ask for Olivia)

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