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Department of Disability and Aging Services Advisory Council to the Disability and Aging Services Commission

The Advisory Council advises the Disability and Aging Services Commission on all matters relating to the development, administration, and operations of its area plan, including needs assessments, priorities, programs, budgets, and other matters relating to the well-being of the population served within the scope and spirit of federal, state, and local regulations, laws, and ordinances.

Advisory Council meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month at 10 am and are open to the public.

For more information, please contact the Advisory Council Secretary, Elizabeth LaBarre, by phone at (415) 557-6540  or email elizabeth.labarre@sfgov.org.


The Advisory Council consists of 22 members, 11 appointed by the Disability and Aging Services Commission, and the remaining half appointed by each of the 11 Supervisors. As mandated by the provisions of the Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended, and City Ordinance 500-80, the Advisory Council is structured so that it represents the population served to the greatest extent feasible.

Advisory Council Membership Application

Please send completed applications to Elizabeth LaBarre, Human Services Agency, 170 Otis, 8th floor, San Francisco, CA 94103.

Subcommittee to the Advisory Council

Disability and Aging Services Joint Legislative Committee

Monitors all relevant Federal, State, and local legislation and makes recommendations on bill positions to the Commission and Advisory Council.

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For any questions, requests for accessibility accommodations or to inspect documents referred to on the agendas, please contact Elizabeth LaBarre by phone at (415) 557-6540 or email at elizabeth.labarre@sfgov.org.

Please make requests for accessibility accommodations at least 48 hours before the meeting.