Type Regular
Objective To act as an independent advocate for older persons as mandated by the Older Americans Act, and the Mello-Granlund Older Californians Act by taking positions on matters pertaining to federal, state and local policies, programs and procedures, and any legislation affecting older persons.
Established 1994-07-02
Authority 42 U.S.C. 3126 SEC 306 (a) (b) (G)Section 1321.57 Older American's Act (federal); County Admin Code section 2.72 (Title2 sec 72) (old sec 5-50) Resolution #154924 Bylaws amended 9/26/06 Ag, F21393, #22
Agency/Dept Social Services Agency
Location 6955 Foothill Blvd Suite #300    Oakland CA -b1. Oakla-nd    QIC: 24550
Staff Person Bruce Choy Work: (510) 577-3546
Term (Seats) 4 years, and not to exceed two (2) four year terms. Appointments to fill vacancies shall serve for the unexpired term of the person
Meetings Monthly, 2nd Monday, 9:30 a.m.
Qualifications Members shall be older individuals who are participants or who are eligible to participate in programs assisted under this Act, representatives of older individuals, local elected officials, and the general public, to advise continuously the area agency on all matters relating to the development of the area plan, the administration of the plan and operations conducted under the plan.
Appointments 21 Total Members: Supervisors 2 each (one low income); Mayors Conference 8 (4 each North & South); At-large 3