Two people in front of photo holding Senior and Disability Action banner inside ATT store during Free Wifi action.  Store full of seniors and people with disabilities holding Free Wifi signs and chanting.
photo by Brooke Anderson

Building a movement of seniors, people with disabilities, and allies

Please send mail to: P.O. Box 423388, San Francisco CA 94142-3388

Congratulations to all for winning Prop M, the Empty Homes Tax! Let’s keep fighting for deeply affordable housing.

What you can do right now:

Apply to work at SDA! We are hiring a full-time Administrative Coordinator and a full-time Housing Organizer. Please spread the word to your networks. Job announcements here. Full-time, salary $62,000 + benefits.

Learn about hybrid meetings and events through the Disability Organizers Forum! Watch the recording of the last call and sign up for the next call on December 20.

If you like being able to join meetings by zoom or phone, rather than having to go in person, or a remote option make it more possible for you to participate, please fill out this form! It’s time to work together to make sure that as people start to meet in person again, disabled people and seniors don’t lose our ability to participate. Save the Date for a Board of Supervisors hearing on phone-in public comment: Monday, December 12, 10 am.

Listen to a radio show on KQED Forum about the crisis at Laguna Honda Hospital. Call on the City & County of San Francisco to expand home & community-based services (HCBS) so that people have alternatives to skilled nursing facilities and other institutions. Laguna Honda residents (and all nursing home residents) have the rights to ask for a placement to community, with all needed supports. Click here for more information.

Watch the video of SDA members talking about social media advocacy! Thanks to AARP California for funding this project.

Join the campaign for Free Wifi for seniors and people with disabilities in San Francisco! Sign the petition in support of Free Wifi and share with your friends! To get involved, email Peter or Dasom (firstname@sdaction.org).

Watch recent SDA events on SDA’s youtube channel.

Attend an upcoming SDA event! See the calendar here.

Want to support SDA? Want to get involved?

Senior and Disability Action is a 501(c)3 organization. Our Tax ID # is 94-3213120 and donations are tax-deductible.

Thank you to the many organizations, foundations, and governments who help fund SDA’s work!

AARP California Kaiser Permanente Joseph & Vera Long Foundation
Metta Fund San Francisco Foundation City & County of San Francisco Borealis Philanthropy Ford Foundation Menorah Park Community Fund University Mound Ladies Home Yerba Buena Community Benefit District

Housing, health care, empowerment, and Peer Advocate programs are funded in large part by the City of San Francisco’s Department of Disability and Aging Services.

About Us

San Francisco Senior and Disability Action mobilizes and educates 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.