Welcome to Senior & Disability Action!

F R E E   M U N I   V I C T O R Y !

After a year of advocacy from SDA members and collaboration with Chinatown CDC and many other community groups, we won Free Muni for low and moderate-income seniors and people with disabilities! The San Francisco MTA voted unanimously on Tuesday, January 20 to approve the program.

Crowd of people at Free Muni rally, holding signsTo ride Muni for free, you must register! Applications are easy and available at: http://www.sfmta.com/getting-around/transit/fares-passes/free-muni
or in the SDA office.

Celebrate this victory at a Free Muni Kick-Off Event:
Thursday, January 29
1:30-3:30
Lady Shaw Senior Center, 1483 Mason Street

Congratulations to all!

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SDA members and staff holding signs about Black Lives Matter

Senior and Disability Action stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter!

SDA member holding poster reading: "Drop BART Charges, Black Lives Matter"________________________________________________________________

We mobilize and educate seniors and people with disabilities to fight for individual rights and social justice. Through individual support and collective action, we work together to create a city and world in which seniors and people with disabilities can live well and safely. See our video below.
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 Thank you for donating for our end-of-year fundraising drive!

We raised more than $3,000 to start off 2015 strong. These funds will help us fight evictions, upgrade our Computer Lab, and win Free Muni for seniors and people with disabilities. Thank you for helping us make change!

If you haven’t had a chance to donate and would like to support SDA, please click on “Donate Now” on the right, or mail to: 1360 Mission St. #400, SF CA 94103. All donations are fully tax-deductible.

Thank you!

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 UPCOMING EVENTS:

GENERAL MEETING
Thursday, February 12, 10 am to 12 pm
Unitarian Universalist Church, 1187 Franklin @ Geary
Black Lives Matter / Black History Month
For more info, call 415-546-1333 or email info@sdaction.org

SENIOR AND DISABILITY SURVIVAL SCHOOL
Thursdays, January 8 and 15, 1 – 4 pm
Aquatic Park Senior Center, 890 Beach Street
Bus lines: 19 Polk, 47 Van Ness and 30 Stockton
For more info, call Theresa or Tony at 415-546-1333

HEALTH CARE ACTION TEAM (HAT) MEETING
Wednesday, January 14, 11 am – 1 pm
Bayanihan Center, 1010 Mission @ 6th Street
For more info, call Ligia at 415-546-1333 or email ligia@sdaction.org

TRANSIT JUSTICE MEETING
Wednesday, January 14, 1:30-3 pm
1135 Market Street, Lower Level
For more info, call Pi or Donna at 415-546-1333

HOUSING COLLABORATIVE MEETING
Wednesday, January 21, 1-3 pm
Location TBA
For more info, call Tony or Theresa at 415-546-1333

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SOUNDS OF SOMA

SDA has published a book of poems and essays by seniors and people with disabilities living in SOMA! Get your own copy now!

http://www.blurb.com/search/site_search?search=Sounds+of+soma

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Contact us!

(415) 546-1333
info@sdaction.org
1360 Mission Street, Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94103
(on Mission Street between 9th and 10th Streets)

Senior and Disability Action was formed by the joining of Senior Action Network (SAN) and Planning for Elders in the Central City (PECC), with a history of  working with seniors and people with disabilities for more than 40 years combined.

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Check out our video on Community Organizing in the Disability Rights Movement, produced in collaboration with ILRCSF

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