For some people over 65 facing loneliness and prolonged isolation, expanded tech literacy is a new skill that may stay with them long after lockdowns lift. San Francisco Village members are featured in this thoughtful City Lab exposé.read more
In response to the OK Boomer meme, Kate Hoepke argues that Boomers must leverage their experience, knowledge and resources to advance an agenda defined by younger generations. Read her op-ed in Aging Today.read more
Most recent volunteer training: an army of Millennials have stepped up to support their older neighbors. Bravo!
Dear Members and Friends: It has been an extraordinary few days since I last wrote to you. We closed the office and staff are now working remotely in response to the shelter-in-place order from Mayor Breed. We’re hunkered down learning new skills so we can expand our...read more
Read Kate Hoepke's recent opinion piece in Ms. Magazine, "I'm a Boomer and I'm Furious," in response to the OK Boomer story. Kate is an Encore Public Voices fellow with the Op-Ed Project. Photo credit: Molly Adams --- For information on how to get...read more
San Francisco Village is proud to be at the forefront of the national Village Movement, helping to shape the conversations about aging in community and the intersection of health care and social care – the social factors that optimize well-being. During the past ten...read more
In April, San Francisco Village launched a new Wellness Program in partnership with California Pacific Medical Center- Mission Bernal Campus. This pioneering program bridges health care and social care by providing SFV services and supports to recently discharged...read more
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