June 9: Special SNA Senior Transportation Meeting

SNA is holding a special online meeting focused on current transportation options for seniors and people with disabilities.

  • Tuesday June 9th, 5-6 PM, via Zoom. Meeting link BELOW.

The meeting includes a short presentation by Cathy DeLuca of Community Living Campaign (CLC) followed by a question-and-answer time. Cathy has been working for safe streets in the city for many years, and is now bringing her knowledge and passion to CLC in service of seniors. Hosted by SNA President Kenneth Hollenbeck. CLC is the organization behind Sunnyside Community Connectors. More about the meeting:

How to Get Around During COVID-19 for Seniors and People with Disabilities

Getting around San Francisco is challenging for seniors and people with disabilities in the best of times, but during the COVID crisis, it’s hard to keep track of what the options are. Join Cathy DeLuca from Community Living Campaign to hear the latest about all your transportation options, including Muni, the Essential Trip Card program, Paratransit, and more!

Meeting information: SNA Senior Transportation Meeting
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Connections for Seniors: Online events to join now

Sunnyside Community Connectors has a full program of online classes and get-togethers for seniors during this stay-at-home time.

Community Connector Upcoming Events, March 23 – April 3

We may not be able to meet in person, but there are still ways to stay engaged! Join in some of these upcoming events from the comfort and safety of your own home. Find a full calendar of virtual events on our website: www.sfcommunityliving.org/events

Community Living Campaign • http://www.sfcommunityliving.org • 415.821.1003 • info@sfcommunityliving.org

Information about joining Zoom events follows this schedule.


WED MARCH 25 / WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS

  • Ten Ways to Practice Self Care, 10:00-11:00am.
    Join Arete Nicholas, RN, MA Gerontology to learn more about how to
    practice self care in these challenging times.
    Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128. Enter the Meeting ID: 725 638 2880,
    then press #. Join Online: Go to https://zoom.us/j/7256382880
  • Open Mic, 11:00-11:30am.
    We’ll keep the call open after Arete’s talk. Join us to check in and catch up
    with your neighbors. Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128.
    Enter the Meeting ID: 725 638 2880, then press #. Join Online: Go to
    https://zoom.us/j/7256382880
  • Coronavirus Emergency Preparedness, 11:00am.
    Join Senior Power for a call with Dr. Anna Chodos from the UCSF Department
    of Geriatrics. She will provide information and answer some of our questions.
    Dr. Chodos will present the same material again on March 27 at 11am. Call In
    by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 6833 or 1 646 558 8656. Enter Meeting ID: 298 110
    801, the press # Join Online: https://ucsf.zoom.us/j/298110801.
  • Writing for Remembering with Marina, 1:30-2:30pm.
    Bring your stories and ideas. No writing experience needed.
    Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128. Enter the Meeting ID: 725 638 2880,
    then press #. Join Online: Go to https://zoom.us/j/7256382880
  • LitQuake Writing Project, 6:00-7:30pm.
    Bring your stories and ideas. No writing experience needed.
    Call In by Phone: Dial 1 669 900 9128. Enter the Meeting ID: 901 994 890#
    Join Online: Go to http://elderwriting.net/zoom-meetings/march-18-2020/

THURS MARCH 26 / THINKING THURSDAYS  Continue reading “Connections for Seniors: Online events to join now”

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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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”