This summer we may experience heatwaves, power outages, or poor air quality.  Are you and your elderly friends and family ready? Know where your emergency kit is: You should include items such as water, non-perishable food, medicine, and a flashlight. Make a plan with family, friends, or neighbors...
Alfred is ready to play his electronic synthesizer. Every afternoon around 4 pm, the 75-year-old Castro resident brushes up on his creative skills – playing hits from some of the greats, like Prince, and remastering them with his own take.  The result – a futuristic explosion of harmonies with...
A law that takes effect June 1 this year may affect you. If you receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) you will be able to apply for CalFresh and possibly receive extra money for your groceries. Since 1974, low-income Californians who qualified for SSI have not been able to receive food stamps...
We wish John, a Meals on Wheels recipient, a Happy 100th Birthday! His daughter tells us he spent the day at the Bayview Senior Center where staff threw a party for him. Former SF Mayor Willie Brown even made a surprise appearance to celebrate with him. Later that night, John and his daughter...
Leia, a Meals on Wheels client, was on top of the world when she moved to San Francisco in the 80s. At 64, she has held a variety of careers including as a broadcast journalist, poetry teacher, as an information and cybersecurity consultant for a number of Silicon Valley startups including Napster...

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