DAAS Department of Aging and Adult Services

The Department of Aging and Adult Services (DAAS) coordinates services for older adults, veterans, people with disabilities, and their families to maximize safety, health, and independence.

Services

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Access + Empowerment

Find resources to make sure you receive the benefits and services you are entitled to.

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Care + Support

Find in-home care and other support for seniors, people with disabilities, and others in need.

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Connection + Community

Stay connected to your community through technology, transportation, and programs to prevent isolation.

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Protection + Safety

Access protective services for adults, seniors, and children that encourage family stability and safety.

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Health + Food

Find access to food, health insurance, and other benefits to live a healthy life.

Includes:

CalFresh Medi-Cal
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Our Commission

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Aging and Adult Services Commission

This Commission oversees our services related to older adults and adults with disabilities.

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Our Committees and Councils

Advisory Council to the Aging and Adult Services Commission

Advises the Aging and Adult Services Commission on the needs of the seniors and adults with disabilities.

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Dignity Fund Oversight and Advisory Committee

The Dignity Fund Oversight and Advisory Committee (OAC) advises the Department on administration of the Dignity Fund.

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The Long Term Care Coordinating Council (LTCCC)

Advises the Mayor on policy, planning, and service delivery issues relating to long-term care and supportive services.

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Reports

Reports published by the Department of Aging and Adult Services

Older Adults and People with Disabilities

Regular reports for the Department of Aging and Adult Services (DAAS) focus on the demographics and service needs of older adults, people with disabilities, and caregivers.

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2016 Seniors and Adults with Disabilities Needs Assessment

Assessment of the needs of San Francisco seniors and adults with disabilities, produced by HSA's Department of Aging and Adult Services.

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Department of Aging and Adult Services Leadership

Shireen McSpadden, DAAS Executive Director

Shireen McSpadden

Executive Director, Aging and Adult Services

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Cindy Kauffman

Cindy Kauffman

Deputy Director of Community Services, Department of Aging and Adult Services

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Jill Nielsen

Jill Nielsen

Deputy Director of Programs, Department of Aging and Adult Services

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Contact

Phone

General Information: (415) 355-3555
TTY: (415) 355-6756

Information and Referral: (415) 355-6700 or (800) 510-2020

Visit our Contact Us page for information by program.

E-mail: DAAS@sfgov.org

Administrative Offices: 1650 Mission Street