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>> knew commissioner roy commissioner sims and please note to the executive director sherren is present. >> thank you i have a motion to approve the august thirds 2016 agenda. >> so moved. >> second there is a motion and a second that we approve the august 3, >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? the i's have it. so the that item passes next we'll have the approval of
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the june 22, 2016, commission meeting minutes if no corrections. >> move to approve. >> it has been there is a motion that has been seconded that we approve the june 22, 2016, commission minutes >> i. >> opposed? the i's have it. so the that item passes we changed this around so we have the report from the director director's report director sherren. >> thank you commissioner president james i want to note i actually asked bridget to change this because staff come from the employee of the month award i'd like them to hear the director's report as well that's the only change i wanted to say that we spent a fruitful 4 or 5 days in
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san diego san francisco took 10 people mostly manager and one nonprofits providers to the conference with the national association of area aging on the conference we go to and commissioner president james has been before and as usual good information about policy updates at the federal level also a good chance to exchange the best practices with the colleagues country's the country and san francisco stands out in many ways this year, the winners of 3 awards at the conference that was exciting to achievement and one innovation and your innovation award was the top award another literally big check only one thousand dollars. (laughter). >> so, anyway to the first one
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we won the award called a creative way to outreach to the diverse aging population in san francisco that's a partnership with the bayview hunters point really bayview hunters point senior citizens program as conceived by alicia that works added bayview and really reenvisioned the was the community does outreach and presented last year at the conference and a lot of people fouled with her asking her to share hair model that was excited and the second thing growing old knowledge young how the social subcontractors with the seniors you're well aware of the program and you anguish what it does for older adults and adult disabilities it is nice to know you'll talk about the other award in a minute the third one
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the one we won innovations was for chance with the senior in 0 san francisco the restaurant meals program two sites where we partner with self-help at the restaurant to provide restaurant millions for older adults so it was really excited that that is a contribute to the staff and community partners we won the 3 awards and considered to be at the first and foremost of innovation and achievement with the aging disability services in addition while we were there we heard about another award i don't know if aaron is here but because i'll get to wrong we got another ward for the sf connective program for that the psychological association that is really exists as well to two
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awards for that program two national awards for the program in one week is pretty great. >> yep. >> the other thing is we're partnering with the alzheimer's association and the adding we put in a new proposal to the administration for community living to do work with on around alzheimer's and dementia and really the alzheimer's association approached us to partner with them we we asked the adding to partner 3 goals one is to reach out to people living in isolation in terms of part of the vision of the department and the second to implement evidence based programs and alzheimer's association has a program called savvy caregiver and so they'll be reaching out to more people
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that - and the third is to partner with an - well to reach out to people intellectual and others disabilities as they age people are experiencing alzheimer's and dementia and different levels for people that are living with disabilities so we pandered with the adrc and got that that in and we'll hear in a month if we receive that grant i think that is, i guess the third thing cindy will talk about this i forgot they didn't meet in 0 july the board of supervisors passed the dignity fund that basically means the ballot measure that will go on the ballot in november and sandy will talk about the process but basically with the process the
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mayor and the board the funding coalition and anyone else that is interested in helping to make sure that passes will be working together to try to get as much support as possible and educate the voters about the dignity fund and the importance of it so sandy think will speak on the agenda and will be talking about it that concludes my report. >> commissioners. >> well. >> commissioner ow. >> commissioner sherren the grant that you working with alzheimer's who are you asking the money and how much for . >> from the administration for community living i believe is marlth here i believe that is
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between 8 hundred thousand and one million dollars it do so to dos but we'll have a lot of it to the alzheimer's and the arc dos will be the administrator of the fund. >> commissioner. >> yes. congratulations to all of these awards who is the select person or the select our. >> the who selects the winners. >> yes. >> so the board of the national association of area agrees on aging reviews the applications and makes the awards. >> that's good. >> any other questions. >> i just had one i guess maybe she might have answered in the report how is the dignity fund the difference in the campaign the living fund how
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when they both are supposed to help the patients older americans stay in their homes how are we're going to - what will be the difference in terms of the two candidates and a dignity fund. >> so in the community living fund versus the dignity the communicating u community living fund is something that dos administers and the institute on aging has no of the fund in the doesn't even case management and people need to stay at home the dignity fund can be a lot more than that and sandy will talk about that to fill gaps or used to address waiting lists this is not limited to the thing that the community living fund is it
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is confusing they're both called fund. >> each year i think it will be kind of - you need to be clear as to how the two differ and how they shall i say that how the clients will benefit from it and . >> absolutely i think that is part campaign so how the money will benefit people. >> any other questions. >> thank you next we'll have the employee recognitions the department of aging & adult services honor is that linda tang if dos and all the support office services .
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>> (clapping.) >> so linda i want you to know that commissioner president james does not decrees pat risking for everyone this is a special day. >> linda's has been with in-home care support services and now a member of dos; right? i want to take the opportunity talk about this because it is in-home care supportive services that moved there but not in-home care supportive services but part of our service center that is means they're providing medicaid services like some of the other programs in the human
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services agency i was wondering if other people from that agency are here if they could stand up >> (clapping.) >> so we call it internally it is the dos resource hub what they do at the dos resource center hub do the eligibility for adult disabilities around medicaid and in-home care supportive services and calfresh and really trying to help people aging out of the medi-cal help them understand the services they might be able to get insurance helping them on medicare all of the things what are the option and in addition there are also doing information and referral they're doing referrals to department of aging & adult services to our meals
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programs to case management and all of those things we do so it is one of the places to come for any service that dos has any that the american services has and in addition it is part of a greater hub the hub of a greater system the aging and disabled resource centers it is important work and t golf an important site with the services we have so linda is an information person she's someone that everyone comes to with help more information she's an expert be database and so that's why she's getting the award people realize would you say her expertise we'll be worse off but not just about her knowledge but willingness to pitch in and do all kinds of things helping with
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the alzheimer's or helping someone with information all of those i think i want to say one thing in particular linda the planning unit has asked me to is a say something about our knowledge and willingness is stand up and they wanted to say thank you so i'm going to read what >> (clapping.) >> - >> what the person or the people that wrote that was not a good sentence and congratulated with a degree in computer service and joined in-home care in march of 2007 and compassionate person towards the clients also contributing her computer skills to make that prerequisite efficiently and assaults the staff in making our jobs more efficient and
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maintenance the case management payroll system data 2k0er8d to have accurate data reports california work opportunity and responsibility kits network operators report and lastly volunteers for the projects like in-home care supportive services and home delivery groceries and calfresh lipid is a great asset and welcomes any challenges and very dependable and she demonstrates they are attributes with human illicit and follows directions and more importantly a great positive attitude and resolves challenges we're grateful to have her. >> (clapping.) >> on behalf of the dos congratulations. >> (clapping.) >> (laughter) just thank you. this
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opportunity to i have the chance to say thank you how all my coworkers and supervisor ihss management given me a lot of opportunity growth thank you. >> (clapping.) >> next on the agenda is the advisory council report. >> good morning commissioner president james and commissioners executive director mcfadden they didn't meet in july, however, met on july 22nd have our dos training that was held at the ucsf medical campus
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at michelle and pleased to say that one hundred attendees and advisory council that was well attended by the community we had some great speakers and topics of the training was mental health in older adults and depression and substance abuse and suicide from the department of medicine doctor katie chin we also had a representatives from the jewish home lc s w ms. sonya was there a great attendance the first collaboration with the ucsf and thank you, rick for making this happen he and jazz his society worked to make that happen we're hoping this will be the beginning of many more collections with usf male center
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any questions. >> were you able to recruit hi advisory counsel. >> at this time we have yes - you'll be getting people from us to you. >> okay. thank you. >> yes, ma'am. >> any other questions. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> next joint legislative committee report. >> good morning as mr. smith noted we didn't have a virusy counsel meeting in july no legislative meeting one this month and a lot of updates and clean up on the finalization of this session but a couple of things i wanted to point out to you the senior california legislative have been asking for
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one half million dollars a one time infusion of funds in the budget that is approved so i'm sure the legislation will probably be back to make that ongoing but we'll keep you posted as the new session begins and is cola for supplemental security income and ssip we've been talking about that throughout the year and the advisory counsel sent a letter of support not a across the board increase but i don't have the numbers you currently but cost of living increase and the third item doctor has addressed the dignity fund. >> any questions. >> any homework assignments. >> thank you. >> thanks. >> thank you. >> next the long term care for the counsel report.
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>> good morning, commissioners director making fasten i'm the dos staff liaison for the lgbt we actually didn't have an official meeting in july our last meeting was june, however, we had a retreat on july 14th a really great turn out out of 40 members over thirty participants and the retreat was focusing on how the long term care coordinating counsel can serve as a advisory board looking at 9 working groups 6 standing working groups and two additional as needed and to their is a couple of the tossing e takeaways the members will be moving forward and insuring we focus on articulating and alledgedly the service gaps the statement should be revised to
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best reflect the group and goals it the work group should be standardized and the workers activities should be better integrated with the councils goals and a total the 7 or 8 takeaways so we hope you'll say a lot nor great policy advocacy related to the seniors and adult disabilities any questions. >> any questions. >> great. thank you very much. >> next is the tack report. >> hello well role they changes quarterly meetings last year so we have not had a meeting for a couple of months next is september 12th and 13 in sacramento a reminder
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people are there representing their county so if you have kind of a question about what is going on or not going on about something in the county i'll gladly talk to the person that comes from it and maybe get information from them on how it is going if there's - new we meet with the state staff for the commission they're the ones that set it up so if there is something you wanted delivered to them i'll pick up and take it out i drive up two days and come back so until october - i'm not going to have anything for you. >> thank you. >> case report. >> good morning, commissioners
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director making fallen - i was a caregiver so it is good to be back in san francisco case has been meeting with the groups they have having the next meeting on monday august 8th and we're going to start this is where we do our brainstorming with a lot of the constituents and colleagues and other agencies where we want to go over advocacy issues and start our mini yuchz and start our meetings around that we're going to have a board retreat in october and we've got a couple of new initiatives we're looking at to have trainings on and education within the case membership meeting later on in the fall to
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labor market the muni fund and the campaigns get rolling and hopefully pass that measure and looking at having a speaker to discuss the right to die law how that effects the clients with the case workers and having those kinds of k346gz are the clients we help to serve and that's about it any questions. >> any questions commissioners thank you. >> all right. >> when is you're next meeting. >> august 8th meet the second monday except in october on the second story from 2 to 5 you're welcome to join us i'll say while i was away we had a great education on seniors and it was well received and helpful for a lot of the members. >> thank you. >> thank you. >> now is there any general
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public comment any public comment at this time. >>. a bit the legislation sneaked if unfortunately couldn't widen through the process of being able unheard i wanted to put out the word california reform has been challenging certain specific rooepts were unrepresented in nurses facilities asking for on alternative to the treatment teams to content for treatments unrecommend in the psychosis and argues that the treatment
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professional can't get content for those people unrepresented the solutions are not clear the department of public health put a bill gutting language from sb 503 hernandez teacher of the oufksz in the court find that cannier does in oakland chapman versus canninger it is legalic i had to write a letter it is heard on wednesday our local representative david chiu on the assembly of health and got any person in the office to fax him the constitution didn't allow the treatment of in terms of italy psychotics
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>> i'll put that on public comment thank you. >> next what are the other person did you have public comment okay state your name. >> my name is silvia johnson. and this organization of this renewal is timing which i really doubt is a medical purpose of 8 - and out of my years i've been
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tortured that's - you know out of place really just you know it is reasonable you know other this is been years and years of study i've been true and because recreations of you know damage medically and file number to make sure that business doesn't progress as much you know way maintain our world in level you know conversation and going on too long in our
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review and this is a very necessary you know just level - on this issue of new creations of doing things you know doesn't disturb our medical and physical. >> thank you thank you next on the agenda is old business we had a date on the business charter amendment sandy. >> morning commissioner president james and members of the commission and director making fasten i'll hear reporting the coalition many of the members are here at your
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meeting and wanted to give you an update on the d b fund charter amendment we got a support from the board of supervisors which is part of the progress to get on the ballot we were able to an july the 19 get 9 votes of the supervisors to move this forward to put on the ballot in november there was the first big step we had to get over now then we - last week, we went before the ballot certification committee that group responsibility is to make the language on the ballot very understandable to the average voter at a eight grade level of contention there are 5 two women that are versed in the words and english and grammar and very good about changing the language
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it is very clear even though this particular charter amendment can be complicated in the especially the physical aspects of is this will go forward on the ballot in terms of language so this new language will be available to the public on august the 15 as we move forward with this charter amendment now we're into the campaign mode which many of you have been involved i'll give you the outlines of what that entails continue now and november we will be going out to various groups for combroerms and various neighborhood group and center centers any organization that point the presentations from the dignity fund coalition members to present to their group about this participate initiative to o so there is an awareness and
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given information about this to get voters to support it this particular initiative requires 50 percent plus one of the vote it is doable but as you may know you never assume anything in an election and we have to make sure that every vote every one votes number one and number 2 november election we have presidential more people out to vote this time in addition, we have to be aware of there are many, many, many other initiatives on the ballot and over 37 issues on the ballot just on san francisco alone then the state has their issues which i think is about 13 or 14 i don't know the exact number but it will be a huge long ballot so our concern is that you have voertsdz fatigue
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and people will say i'm just going to vote no, no, no all over the place we're coming up with was to be distinctive whether buttons or wrist watch bands to promote this issue we have not, of course, been designated a letter yet that will happen on august 15th where the department of the elections they'll select a number you'll be given for excuse me - the letter you'll be given for this initiative whether it is a prop a or prop b we would like to have b but it is difficult to assure that when it is a lottery so as you may know any campaign as far as fund-raising that's
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one of the issues we're starting to work on and in addition getting the endorsements and reaching out to all the areas we have a group that is going took working closely with director mcfadden in terms of if this is passed a lot of implementation that will be done administratively through the department and partner with the departments in terms of that implements phase one of the parts of that implementation is to increase the staffing of your department in other words, to administer this new fund your department will require more staffing and that's going to be a big goal for your department staff to be working on we will be hiring staff for the campaigns that is something that will be coming down the pike very soon we're working on that
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but let me give you the overview of the actual charter amendment this is the part that is complicate it has to do with with the financing the baseline budget is about $38 million and so with this charter amendment will do this baseline amount - the city will not be able to go below that amount of the baseline for the department, in fact, it will grow for the first year for fiscal year 2017-2018 we'll be the first fiscal year of implementation it will grow by $6 million and after that for 10 years it will grow $3 million each year so the total by the way, a sunset of 20 years bends
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the 20 years reaching as much as $72 million by the end of 20 years now this particular fund is separate from your regular overall budget for your department the dignity fund will be overseeing not only by you as a commission has the final say so in our department including the implementation and the dissemination of funds from the dignity fund you have a huge responsibility your budget will be increased and any time an increase in the budget a lot more say so in terms of where the money goes but part of that process of implementing in this particular charter amendment you'll have an oversight advisory committee of lovingly people and out of lovingly
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people will have people from different aspects of the aging and younger disabled entities in san francisco for example, your commission will have from our commission you'll get to appoint two people from our commission to be on this particular body and in addition to the two of you then we'll have the mayor will have 3 at large appointments so the mayor gets to appoint the 3 at large and select 3 from the doris advisory council so your advisory council will select 3 on this oversight committee and then the long term care corresponding council as 3 representatives all in all, all
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the representatives will help to have transparency, the whole issue of equity meaning equity amongst the neighborhood equity doesn't all the different neighborhoods all 11 supervisorial neighborhood and that's as you may know even now we have situations where neighborhoods don't have a lot of services in those neighborhoods so that needs to change so this is going to be part of that process so i want to open up for questions commissioners that you have i'll answer them. >> supervisor. >> thank you it is good to see you so this additional funding come out of the general fund part of general fund. >> okay so commissioner on this issue originally we wanted to ask the voters to set aside 2 percent of
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property tax that's changed the reason it changed the controller and mayor's office convinced us to use another method the ad r the agency congratulate fund that's the general fund the funds will come out of that revenue flow and not from the property tax when you look at the comparison for the last 12 years the amount from the property tax and the millennium if the general fund are about the same not too much difference whatever the way we did it the controller was the entities that convinced us this is a better way to go and the controller as you may know knows where all the money is and the controller is the unbiased they're not answerable to the mayor or the board of sups their
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unbiased in terms of giving information about the physical health of the city and to make sure i understand it means then 3 this will be another set aside from the general fund. >> yes. >> over which meaning that the pools in the general fund that the mayor and the board of supervisors can allocate the different services will be reduced. >> that's correct. >> okay. >> and one other question the two supervisors that voted against it what was the reason for voting against. >> the two supervisors vote against they find a principle of not spoepts the set aside for the parks that of passed in june because when it comes to set aside most of you may know that is now about 40 percent of our budget is consisted of set aside as we go out into the communities and we talk about
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the absorb that will be raised we've got to be able to respond to the voters on that point. >> thank you. >> you're welcome. >> commissioner singh. >> yes. will the campaign committee select a campaign community and professional. >> yes. >> yes have you made that selection yet. >> no. we're in the process of accepting resumes we want to do that quickly we want to get this going. >> commissioner ow. >> yes. i heard that encouraging this commission member is nominated by the mayor i heard something when this dignity fund is become effective the supervisor will nominate some member of this commission.
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>> no commissioner ow that particular idea was originally thought about and included as we continued to talk with the mayors staff and the board of supervisors that it was decided to not to persian that and is it was taken out i'll say there are members of the board who will support that but not enough numbers to like have 6 votes. >> and i just want to be clear i heard you the first year the funding will be 38 new units; is that correct. >> that is $38 million that fiscal year into 2016-2017 usual baseline is the $38 million this particular fund will not go into effect until 2017-2018 in
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2017-2018 do city will contributed an additional $6 million to that $38 million and every year after that $3 million cumulative for 3 years. >> thank you. >> you're welcome. >> commissioner loo. >> you mentioned the money is coupling off the general fund. >> yes. >> it will be really a hot selling point people will think that means more money where are they getting more money from taxing the people. >> no tax increase as a result that's not a taxation increase initiative so we're making that clear but your initials comments is well-taken the city as a whole between the board and the mayor has to make the tough
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decisions where the cuts come from they still have to make the decisions but you know the reason why this community of seniors and younger disabled decided to go this route we're tired of having to fight for crumbs every year over 45 years we've been doing this this is the same thing people who are elected people you know they're all good people and they all say we support seniors and younger disabled but when it comes to the money it's not there for those populations we're including hiv, we're including the veterans and all the populations because there are 60 and older now a lot of people who have been here for generations they're all older now and should be able to live in san francisco and age with dignity and age in their neighborhood and homes and
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apartments this is what this fund is trying to do i have to say that is is beginning the amount of money we're talking about is a good beginning for this issue because the numbers are just going to go up and this country is not ready city and county of san francisco will be one be the first city in intercity urban area to have this kind of a fiscal policy a huge commitment and we think it is warranted because of the population 25 percent of our population which is now 8 hundreds and 11 thousand 25 percent of those that population are over 60 or younger or disabilities i think that population need to be recognized and we're talking about people who have been here a long time not the new you know new people
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that have been here for the last 5 years but generations of people. >> yes. i have a question what happened if this does pass. >> what's the alternative. >> if it didn't pass we'll daubd daubd you know one of the - yeah. i think this group the coalition members that are have been on board as far we're willing to look at if we don't win that's why we're putting the effort we have to win this election. >> i have - have we thought about maybe i guess this has - not - you can't do it probably like san francisco general with
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matching up the zuckerberg's this is the ongoing not a one time so - you might want to think of some alternative you know possibility. >> philanthropists are welcome to this particular campaign that's for sure we have a list of people we're approaching on that aspect there are generous philanthropists in the bay area. >> yeah. a good question. >> yes. i do have a short one this time fortunately, we have 9 supervisors signed up for it and we can put on the board what's the minimum 6. >> 6. >> okay. last question for you can the mayor by himself you know future mayor put this kind
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of legislation just by one mayor. >> no the mayor didn't have the authority it is the board of supervisors that's why one of the methods to get on the ballot through the supervisors and we thought that was the most expeditious way but we do after this experience we do find that there's a lot of politics involved and when it gets to that level it has gotten to have the votes that we have to be very pen active to not only the issues buy the politics comes in about the relations amongst the supervisors or what is going on at the time because there were many, many issue that many supervisors wanted to put on the ballot you know there's a lot of different opinions going on about other issues too so it all effects each other we're in the
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middle of all of that we were you know we were snapchat at city hall they know who we are and also i think important for all of us who are advocates in the community to understand that the political reality is that seniors and younger, disability don't have political power in the city the perspective is that it is there because seniors vote we know that but when it comes to organizing and like going downtowns halls it is not that way they say, of course, we'll support seniors but which that came down to the vote people were jumping if we are learning that this is part of political process in san francisco we know that san francisco is very unique in its situation with politics but we have to be aware and have to be sophisticated to
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deal with that. >> commissioner sims. >> you talked seek endorsements from individual and organization in town sandy it occurs to me that nonprofits organizations in particular don't make such endorsements without board approval and board meetings happy e happen and a less than everyday basis so someone within the team or some place coordinating the schedules to get those on agendas. >> the 43 organizations commissioner that we have listed now have all gone through the process their internal process we did that but now you know we're looking towards other newer groups or groups that have not heard come on board and so it is one like for example, there was about 14 organizations that helped to put together the
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money between two weeks and the poll we did we hired a professional polster to dots poll that 69 to 79 will support the set aside so for the seniors and younger attacked they came up with the $37,000 plus within a couple of weeks a quick taller than the time but many other organizations that have not gone through the process some organizations are different commissioner and sometimes an executive director what make that decision they're allowed to do that it depends on the organization policy. >> thank you. >> commissioner loo. >> sifrnd how many people are working in our coalition to do
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this and second what how soon do you have to approve the advisory executive. >> the number of people i'd like to the core is about 20 people and they're all volunteers okay so we plan to hire as i mentioned to commissioner sims we plan to hire a political consulate and have to hire one or two other people to work with that person to do a lot of the really hard labor stuff but the 15 core people we then kind of fan out and bring in all the volunteers and all the different neighborhoods or organizations you know all of our resources and all our networks to come and participate and help out that's kind of like the volunteer base and you know this is got to be a
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volunteer base campaign but your other question about the implementation the implementation because the funding would be for 17, 18, 2017-2018 in 2016, 2018 to get everything ready this is the beginning of certain things we'll work on to try to you know partner with the department in have the 11 person committee ready to go and in addition to that 11 person advisory oversight committee a separate provider group that will consist of only service providers u v or staff different organizations that do services for the population and that service will be an ongoing entity that gives input into the priorities,
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needs, planning issues so you know a lot of need assessment and mr. larkin we want to work together with the department. >> the contributions trek. >> no. >> thank you oh, commissioners. >> thank you for a helpful report and sharing our expertise people on the commission and people that want to keep updated on what is going on what's the best way to follow. >> we have a website if you want us to put you on our information list i'll be happy to do that commissioner that way you know steak what is going on we have monthly meeting the second wednesday of every month at the research center from 2:30 to 4:30 that's a set meeting all welcome and average thirty people attending those meetings
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but going to hopefully get bigger and bigger it is really all about community organizing i know you know about thisless community organizing but let me know if you want us to put that. >> thank you. we'll move on with the agenda okay. new business all action items require a vote a request and authorization to enter into a new grant of family terrifies 19 services for the provision of 2 golf street community liaisons during august one 2016 through june 30th, 2017, in the amount of $58,000 plus a 10 percent for a total, 201164 thousand dollars plus can i have a motion to discuss.
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>> so moved and - >> good morning, commissioners i'm mike from dos here to present on this item as was mentioned earlier the dos research hub has been opened and sherren highlighted an array of dos services and other city services and the contract for a new pilot program for provision for part time employment opportunities for seniors and younger adults at the hub the liaisons will enhance service flow and consumer experience for the clients coming up the hub services in the commission packet some bulletin helping clients navigate through the center itself getting client
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feedback as to their experience there and some basically forms of completion and assistance with that type of stuff we 0 went through a procurement process in january 2016 and family service agencies was selected i think outside the box it is a good fit they have experience with the employment related programs in launch this project the way we set this up to hire 4 people to serve as community liaisons with a plan to offer 33 hours of community liaison time each week at the hub as the pilot project gets moving flexibility to kind of shift those hours around as we know more about the client flow and when their needed most during the open hours
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with that said, i encourage our approval and i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> commissioner sims. >> question what is the rational for not hiring those people be diligently as dos employees with the city rather than out sourcing them to another action. >> yeah. those are very limited part time positions we're not totally sure how that will work we'll be looking at this to see what that need is going to be it is something that a year from now we may have a better answer. >> in the future those might be converted to direct city employee opportunities. >> depend on how this program's works out. >> when with we first were that's a good question with the community to set up this two
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golf site and asking about their suggestions a number of people are interested in creating part time opportunities for seniors and people with disabilities people in particular i think the real most of questions from people that advocating for older adults are retired by need extra income to stay at home and live in san francisco we're looking at that and it is not just seniors by people with disabilities veterans and the other rational people that come in might want to see people that look like them serving them wire trying this out we don't center the dollars but in fact, that's not the ask we don't have an easy way to do part time jobs for the employment system but a have a good partnering with the contractors we'll see if we get the results and that you know
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hope to get that means that people feel welcomed they feel like their seeing people that look like them but the people who are working there are helping to bring in other people to the hub because they're able to get out into their communities and talk about it that's our thoughtful behind it. >> why is this identified as a form. >> it depends on the amount of dollars and the length of the contract this is below a threshold we're use that method for procurement. >> any other comments any public comment on this item? at this time hearing >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? the i's have it.
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so the motion carries thank you item b request an authorization to enter into a new agreement with the management association m a sf to provide support to the folks during the period of july 2016 through june 2017 in the amount of 200 and 76 plus plus 10 percent not to exceed three hundred and 3 thousand plus can i have a motion to discuss. >> so moved. >> seconded moved and seconded now monty is gone. >> good morning, commissioners i'm monty here to present the ma sf h f seeks to identify the
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gaps in strategies to reduce evictions and raise the community awareness about unheard and cluster it provides a wide range of services i'll talk about that a quarterly task force meeting this is a meeting between the city departments and nonprofit housing and service providers and those effected by hoarding issues the organization provides community training 15 trainings throughout the year to professionals and others to provide sgeejz there are support groups that are lead focuses only the issues the consumers face with their hoarding tenancies and also treatment groups clinical lead those are for folks looking for real solution
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to the hoarding and clustering behaviors so this is 16 week treatment that utilizes the best practices for hoarding tendency with the consumers to set goals for treatment there is also information referral services both written and online to provide clients in over the phone with hoarding and clustering issues an online resource tool we've development last year this is a website that functions with a database with the community resources not just limited to hoerdz and cluster i went out and the the - i saw the online tool it is one of the better websites i've seen the functionality is intuitive and you click on what looks like buttons so when the website was brought up it was easy to navigate and i feel it had been
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useful in the future for folks looking for not only those services but other mental health and other services finally a family support group a coalition for families and friends with those with hoarding and clustering challenges and urge your support for the mental health granted and i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> thank you monty will there be oversight monitoring for someone to see if their improving with clusters and outside monitoring to make sure this cluster is removed. >> there are surveys and peer lead a lot of facility groups to help directly with people that have hoarding and clustering challenges one example i met one of the peer be counselors to
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help people with in their deserve to collect boxes they'll fold them up in their apartment with the one-on-one the pier support reduced that tendency to collect boxes and my understanding correct me if i am wrong is that individuals do have a personal relationship they can go out and view people in the homes to help with their - >> mark director of m hfs part of addendum services one-on-one services they provide in-home care support and don't do direct moving of boxes but monitor with the individuals and that program
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directly is in with the support groups with the funding. >> could i point out one thing an indirect answer this program is not set up to monitor individuals in the hoerdz behavior but narrowly their supported if you look at the outcome oefkz people feeling supported and their self-supporting they're changing their behavior we have one on the mental health association the one-on-one this is not the purpose to collect or monitor the behaviors. >> just a point of clarification the one-on-one is supposed by the program so that is a high-end kind of a complimentary service we provide. >> it is a good program to prevent issues and help people overcome the anxiety but a person in an apartment that is
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already got a clustered apartment because his or her is a hoarder and that cluster is not removed that person will be evicted. >> that's right that's the program under did you want protective services we monitor the situations we work with the landlord and work with family that's something we have begun in conjunction with the mental health organization. >> will they coordinated with each other. >> yeah. >> that's critical. >> thank you, commissioner i want to priority in fact, san francisco leadership address the commission up to three minutes. to make sure that people who are vulnerable or older or frail impacted by hoarding and collecting 0 not a disorder level they get the protection and get the supportive so
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eviction didn't happen the collaboration in the past several years with sorry dph and adult protective services has been unconstitutional san francisco is leading the nation in those collaborative efforts. >> commissioner sims. >> i think just a comment and question one question is this a new grant or a renewable it says grant. >> the grant rfp was the select oversees so a new. >> so i know we have dollars invested in initiative around hoarding in the department we see those proposals in soft
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siloed this is a worthy program but permanent will be helpful if i had a way to better understand how horizontally flunking an issue like hoarding though the department is so we understand the elements that exist how agencies chartered with various responsibility and interacting and impacting similar clients. >> right this is a special presentation we can give the overall view of how the programs are over lapsing each and everyone. >> i'll appreciate this is not a insignificant amount of money it would be nice how the budgeted fit together to solve the problem it is context. >> makes a lot of sense and i'll be happy to look at that. >> i'm edwardo the assistant
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with the california association thank you. >> okay. thank you is there any public comment at this time? any public comment? >> all right. hearing none. >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? that motion carries. >> c request an authorization to enter into a new grant with connor house for a provision to provide money management services to seniors and younger adult disabilities during july one to june 2019 in a total amount of one and $67,000 plus plus a 10 percent contingency for a revised total not to exceed an amount of one and
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$83,000 plus can i have a motion to discuss. >> so moved. >> second. >> you are. >> good morning so today, we're looking to seek approval for money management services located in the tenderloin district of san francisco connor provides assistance to folks with their daily services and assets not to exceed grant utilities and purchase of food and payment of insurance premiums and deductibles and other necessities to make sure that the paperwork is collected and the social security staff and submit paperwork to the social security and maintain other contact and make referrals and have regular contact with public and private landlords to make sure the payment of utilities is
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on time an active engagement and landlord and other providers connor house to serve thirty folks and in the fiscal year and urge your approval for the grant to connor house i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> thank you thank you. >> is there any questions. >> well a little probably procedural but it says enter into new grants plural it names bayview hunters point and multi senior services and connor house. >> correct. >> put under one item but two
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separate agencies getting funding to provide the service so the way it looks on the agenda two separate items that is how it should look but connor house first for the money management and next bayview hunters point for the other. >> so this is both. >> sorry about the confusion. >> okay. >> for the money management at what time or what i see at what time - how you go about determining a person needs money management is this something a
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report from the bank or a report from the family how do you go about discovering that a person needs money management. >> that's a great question with connor house people are referred to the money management services and a lot of time they need this to maintain or get housing a description of getting a new place to live if they have a money manager a portion of check is doodle out for rent and utilities in the beginning so that money is set aside and the remainder is disperse based on the client individual needs cigarettes and toiletries and clothes, etc. there are situations where individuals do ask for money management but in relation to the cop our houses in the tenderloin a lot of them are required to have the money management services that can,
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challenging you know being the middle person between someone and their money it is a big deal. >> exactly. >> you know i've been out there a few times staff are great-uncle i mean they're in the middle of the tenderloin they have people unannounced and frustrated they felt they be could get their check on wednesday it is thursday but managing the individuals behavior set on the symptoms and health issues etc. so a very labor sensitive can be a very labor sensitive service and requires the skill set to properly work with the individual around their money needs >> okay. the other question that i have in mind is that how much do you bond the people how much bond is required of those
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people who are handling the money management. >> that's a wonderful question i'll turn to the representative of the connor house to answer that. >> yeah. >> hi my name is roger i'm the operation society with connor house we have a specific insurance bonding amounts we have in place i don't have the specific dollar amount i can get that for i know that is a significant - >> so i can have connor house e-mail me today and follow-up with you if you like. >> yes do you have the agency bonded each individually bonded how are the administratively handling that. >> my understanding agency is bonded and not the person. >> in the the individual money
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managers agency bonding. >> any public comment? at this time any public comment? hearing none call >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? the i's have it. so the motion carries thank you cd request and authorization to enter into a new grant with bayview hunters point multi purpose seniors money management services to seniors and young people with disabilities during the period of july one, 2016 to june 2019 and total amount of one and 65 thousand dollars plus a 10 percent contingency for a revised total not to exceed
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amount of one hundred and $8,000 a motion to discuss. >> so moved. >> second. >> good morning bloifts multi purpose senior services provides the volunteer money management based on the aarp the assessment of clients and financial reporting and budgeting and liaison with government funder and social security and etc. on behalf of 9 clients the program corridor acts as a bill pay or peer and determines the clients financial status and makes sure that the builders are paid for the caregiver person needs and bayview is proposing to serve 80 customers and we seek your approval for the grant to bayview hunters point and
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i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> any questions. >> i'm asking the same questions again. >> let me call on a representative of bayview. >> who bonded and is the agency bonded or the individual bonded to handle the money. >> good morning commissioners sherren i'm deputy when you were asking the question regarding connor about bonding i was asking my executive director so i don't know. i know that two years ago our agency was bonded i don't know now if your new money manager that started two years is personally bonded or in fact, under the agency i'll have that answer as well. >> yes. i would want that.
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>> yeah. thank you. >> i'll be in touch with both agencies and get the information and forward it to bridget and she'll give it to the commissioners. >> thank you. >> any other questions hearing none i'll call for the vote. >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> oh, i'm sorry. >> forgot. >> i wanted to make a comment regarding the bayview money management program your clients are referred either through adult protective services clients may have had financial issues with being abused and and/or misusing of their funds we get referrals from other case management services our services
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are free to san francisco residents as well as referrals if our own case management services i was eluding to monty talking about how money management is a tool to help individuals overcome housing barriers if the individual especially a senior or a person living workplace a district has an eviction or poor rental history this helps them to overcome the bare we assure our priorities outside of establishing this is to make sure the rent is paid in a timely manner based on eviction. >> thank you because i know some older people maybe including microfilm when it comes to handling they were money their, their not willing
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to give over the money management to their children we so has to be proven you're not doing it acquit correctly. >> or you have a bare that prevents you from gaining housing if you are doing it correctly assuring to our landlord they'll get their payment ultimately that's what we care about. >> we have to mention that. >> right. >> i wanted to say at bayview senior serves we're appreciative to the department of aging & adult services for the increase in funding with all the new seniors moving into our community i hope to be back up championing the cause one money managements that used to be through aarp but insufficient in funding to be able to keep up
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with all the incoming services for seniors in the bayview. >> i know you've had that problem quite a while thank you any other comments any other questions hearing none i'll call for the vote call for public comment. >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? the i's have it. that motion carries. >> thank you item e request an authorization to enter into a grant with alzheimer's disease and related disorders for the dementia care to seniors and adult disabilities during the period of july one, 2016 through june 2018 in the amount of $400,000 plus a 10 percent contingency for for a total not to exceed $440,000 can i have a motion to discuss.
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>> so moved. >> okay you're on monty and today, i seek our approval for the alzheimer's and the dementia care and service to lgbt and adult disabilities this is a new service that went out for rfp a few months ago and alzheimer's association was selected this program has roots in the recommendations from the lgbtq task force that released a report comprehensive report a few years ago around the lgbt seniors and adult disabilities this is an exciting project and happy to present it to you today first i'll talk about the services to be provided first looking at the development and implementation of a curriculum spec designed to educate community-based organizations, professional organizations, hospitals and related health care about
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dementia at the special needs of lgbt with alzheimer's and dementia living in san francisco and the development and implementation of marketing materials to promote lgbt dementia consider network and to talk about the information and services and at the end of the 2017-2018 fiscal year the alzheimer's will hold an lgbt dementia care network summit to common an oversight committee into collectively assess the term of the next steps to expanding the lgbt dementia care network and support services really this is looking at where the program was when it was stated and by the end of next fiscal year and getting the community input for keeping it going finally there are two collaborate oversees with the alzheimer's those are open house
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and family alliance to mention the targeted populations and the administration of the survey to reflect the objectives stated in the contract moving on alzheimer's association has a very detailed timeline laying out clearly how they'll develop the program over the next two years i'll not read this i'll give it to bridget and commissioners can look at it they laid out a detailed plan and six months segments to develop 9 program. >> thank you. >> throughout the course of above mentioned services the alzheimer's association will conduct regularly scheduled
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staff meeting with the strashths weekly or as needed over the phone or in person and alzheimer staff has been trained around the needs of lgbt seniors and adult disabilities the staff will have a 3 hour refresher course around those issues move on to the training outline the training outline will utilities alzheimer's care academy a trained dementia care from the alzheimer's association to provide in depth training in dementia care additionally in collaboration with the subcontractors the alliance and open house they'll integrate the lgbt issues into the tran course to reflect the caregivers by families of choices with same sex partners and treatment concerns and now move on to giving you an
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outline of the sdraushths roles the lineups will work with the alzheimer's association to create and finalize an lgbt dementia curriculum in a 3 hour training period and work with the alzheimer's to have processes to have trainers to determine how many lgbt clients have used the services and pilot them for open house staff and the alzheimer's staff and family caregiver staff to see what needs additional work or tweaking before it gouz goes out to the public and convene the summit and assist in outreach and have the planning organizations with the alzheimer's around the development of the mentioned
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services. >> and o o a urges your approval for the contract for the alzheimer's association i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> commissioner. >> thank you monty for the theory presentation this is a very revaluable program talk a little bit about the alzheimer's with the lgbt community not an organization but i'm familiar with i'm happy to see that open house is partnering but surprised this particular group will get the contract. >> uh-huh, uh-huh that's a great question i'll call on alzheimer's staff but currently negative impact collaboration with the alzheimer's association around a series of training around lgbt and dementia related
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issues is that correct? >> the alzheimer's association. >> okay. >> hi my name is angie i work at the alzheimer's association we've been collaborating with dos in san francisco around the excellence in dementia care since adversities inception in 2008, we helped to form the plan for alzheimer's care and education in san francisco and presently our puck public officer heads that committee to see that the initiatives for excellence and dementia care in san francisco are carried out in addition, we helped open house begin an lgbt support group many years ago and that is still
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running at the present time so and in addition, we're a national organization as well as local an office in san francisco we opted recently with our headquarters in san jose and nationally working with an organization on lgbt issues so as of july 1st one with our national organization outside of chicago working on lgbt issues and created materials specifically focused on lgbt issues and persons for persons with who are lgbt and also have dementia so we have been pretty heavily involved you may not have heard about this we've not had an office in san francisco but really pleased to say we've opened an office recently at 1 a pine street a
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staff for that office and looking forward to being here. >> thank you because you're right inch not heard of it i don't have any doubt about our expertise with alzheimer's and debbie want to make sure you have the local exercise expertise in addressing the lgbtq community i was encouraged by your partnership with open house but a little bit confused about how the krashlts with awarded and which agency received the contract not outline together sure that i feel as confront as i would like to feel. >> commissioner if i could jump in support of confusion with the name because we worked with the alzheimer's association the same organization we've worked with but their name is longer than it used to be the same folks and the same office we've worked with for several years and the other thing i know there was
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reach out on both sides between open house and alzheimer's association and there was a partnership you know i don't know about the proposals but from our staff it is clear this is a strong partnership between the land and alzheimer's association and agreed on by outline parties and a reminder a sole applicant for this. >> thank you. >> commissioner sims. >> i think i can speak to that issue first, let me just pubically not the chair oil recusing myself because of conflict of interests the mission of open house since sthits it's inception to engage and partner with organizations with specific expertise and
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infrastructure across the city to bridge the access for lgbt populations into existing service programs and areas of expertise open house has been thoughtful about teaming with this organization because of they're deep understanding of their area of expertise so it is a hive collaborative partnership that engages the access to the populations bringing the level of expertise and service that the alzheimer's association offers to the community so the open house is fully in support of this arrangement thank you. >> move to schoe. >> i wanted to know you said you have material okay. are there any languages or what. >> i'd - i'm not sure the materials for lgbt in other
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languages we have materials about dementia in mandarin and cantonese and spanish but not sure those materials have been translated we have our director of diversities here maybe she can answer that. >> hi, good morning i'm the director of the alzheimer's association as far as the materials for the lgbt population specifically in english but we have a wealth of materials about alzheimer's, dementia care giving and specific toppers that caregivers deal with in chinese and mandrin and others languages. >> will there be trashlts. >> in this project we have in
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the budget to include our chinese speaking staff members as well as a spanish speaking staff member from family caregiver think alliance so the idea to provide the tran for certification provider in san francisco i can easily imagine as we're developing the materials to include those languages as well. >> so i assume you have different staff in your office. >> yes. we do. >> spanish and . >> yes people that can respond to calls and provide educational train in cantonese mandrin and spanish. >> thank you. >> any other questions any other comments okay i will call for the.
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any public comment hearing none >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> > all in favor, say i. > the i's have it. that motion carries my vptsd will take over for item f. >> thank you commissioner president james item f requesting authorization to renew the grants with marin food bank for the home delivered foods with adult disabilities through july 1st, 2016, through june 2017 anonymous of 200 and $90,000 plus plus a 10 percent contingency not to exceed three hundred and 19 thousand plus dollars. >> good morning, commissioners and director making fasten i'm linda the nucht with the office on aging seeking our approval to
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extend and renew the current contract with the marin food bank for the grocery program for this fiscal year start july 1st to june 2017 and this program was started back in 2014 our departments assessment found there are food insecurity and a lot of seniors and people with disabilities can be well served with the supplemental food with the notice of funding availability 7, 17 the food bank was awarded the counteracting to provide the expanding home grocery program with adult disabilities so they started in middle of
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fiscal year 2014 to 2017 and able to enroll 200 plus participates and the collaboration with the partners in the community to provide 8 thousand plus groceries bag to a total of 4 hundred and 42 eligible participants and they enrolled unduplicated participants and collaborated to deliver a total of 18 thousand plus grocery bags to a total of 6 hundred and 13 eligible participants in this contract rule we are basically extending the bottom line fund for the program and the proposed number of consumers to be served is three hundred 50 unduplicated clients with a total of 06
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thousand plus grocery bags on a weekly sorry a total of 14 thousand 8 hundred and 5 grocery bags on a weekly bases and if you look at the funding from you know compared to last fiscal year it is reduced bye bye thirty percent because we didn't have the one time only at back part of this so the service units was similarly reduced there is add back that we are aware of and our hope we'll be able to increase this back into the be able to continue serving the number of clients they have been serving last fiscal year and more but this is to be you know presented in the future commissioner meetings. >> are there any any questions. >> thank you linda any
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questions commissioner loo. >> just a general comment that is quite high the cost the total is $70 and 63 cents for back i'm reading the budget sheet and on those the office on aging is giving the funding is $19 and 64 cents back i'm wondering why the cost is so high i know in the brandish food bank is putting a lot of money into this project. >> yes. one of the when you look at the dos opportunity portion under $20 a bag that pays for off the infrastructure in the staff working with the different partners and also covering some of the food costs little food bank is able to leverage a lot of the dominated
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food and use a lot of volunteers to help them with the bagging and a lot of the service needed in this providing this program so you know it is leveraging a lot of food costs a lot of them with volunteers and some are donated through the manufacturers and different growers so it is a while we're trying to show what the true costs of program through the non-restricted dos resident itself of that. >> thank you. any other questions or comments from the commission. >> knowing i'll in the field i hear a lot about that my concern who carries the liability insurance i don't know why i'm - >> (laughter).
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but you know the food bhangs liability insurance and it requires actually all of the contractors so >> the food bank. >> the question you know as to one of the - one of the agencies just stopped one of the agencies stopped serving the boxes so i was concerned whether the department our department either funds the liability or the food banks i'm not sure i want to make sure that they are covered you know that is covered because small business did get hurt i understand. >> not my area of expertise i think that counteracting folks will be able to answer that better. >> i want to know why - >> good morning commissioner president james for all the
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contractors required to have insurance to certify so the normal coverages are gentle liquidate auto and workers' compensation and certain contracted that involve the money management that requires bonds so the standard is the general liability so they're required to have that. >> they're required to have that; right? a lot of the nonprofits say we don't have it so i was wondering you know. >> they should have that has a requirement to get a contract the city requirements if they're a nonprofit not receiving money through the city contract they marketing have it. >> maybe they're not accepting it because you know don't want to apply to handle this because they don't have it interest okay. >> thank you thank you commissioner sims. >> this is there are 3
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programs today that have delivered grocery. >> correct. >> and the cost per bag was a question i kind of had that kate brought up but in this particular budget you call out the cost from the dos related funds the other two programs don't have augmented funding in their budget proposals and at least one of them is significantly less expensive on a cost per bag it begs the questions around why this might be the case. >> as we go to the contract i can clarify the other two they're really only paying for the maybe the staff or the coordinator to help to provide that note providing the food the food bank this contract provides the grocery bags for all the other home partners like the golden gate senior
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services and the chinatown program and any other go questions or comments. >> yes. i guess the other thing i'm concerned is that the bags the culturally sensitive for the food the chinese the african-americans might need it it take into consideration. >> to a small extent they try to you know for example, in the sro food pantry grocery program they incorporate more some of the products for culturally focused for this population with this home grocery program it is serving almost citywide in the sense so you know i don't know there is a food bank staff here
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today as you because some people take out the simple you know they don't want sometimes put on the streets and sometimes you know it is sold so that was my concern. >> so andy from the food bank and can address some of the concerns. >> good morning. i'm andy burns from the home delivery grocery program in terms of the culture competent the bags are standardized we have a few options we allow the delivery partners to select in terms of what kind of product they want for example, a choice between either a bean or four weeks out of each month and one month serving have to if you and 3 beans and one tofu - so a small
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built to customize the bank does that answer your question. >> kind of. >> for the most part what goes out in terms of fresh produce we do our best to send out educational materials we can explain them if their unfamiliar with butter nut squash. >> a lot of the food is donated. >> yes. we have our tentacles reaching the northern mexican into be washington state developed relationships with growers and packers to work on to take on food items they're not able to sell in the that
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marketplace. >> you have to buy some correct. >> correct we purchase food as well. >> but mostly purchasing is minimum; right? >> we get things i cannot speak with specificity we get discount we have an awesome you purchasing team they're moving products and we can purchase those a discounted rate. >> do you have a figure. >> i don't know announced. >> thank you i'm saying this is where you might make the difference. >> any comments or questions to the
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>> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? thank you that motion carries. >> item g requesting authorization to enter into a new grant agreement with catholic chariots for adult daycare for seniors and younger adult disabilities during the period of july 2016 to june 2019 in the amount of $480,000 plus a 10 percent contingency for a total granted not to exceed 5 hundred and 280 thousand plus linda are present thank you listened may i have a motion to discuss. >> second. >> linda. >> good morning commissioner president james and director i'm linda i'm a program analyst with the office on aging we have four adult daycare programs awards to review today and i'd like to give you a brief overview of the
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adult daycare they enable the adults to receive the health benefits of the community center settings the friendship that happens at the community centers and aids gives the carves a break to alleviate the stresses with being a caregiver and allow the caregivers to keep the government exhibit nos. jobs most clients that benefit from an adult caregiver there's been a caregiver that benefits two the adult daycare program includes meals and individual care plans many participants have a high-level of care from the chair sometimes being fed and being taken to the restroom i've recently visited the senior daycare the catholic charity
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serves the o m i they have chinese and african-american and caucasian costs people are asked to pay the catholic subsidies 2/3rd's one of the things the catholic charities do they sit down with the family to discuss a financial plan with them to make sure they can stay in the program as long as to make sure the clients are safe and can stay there and the families with comfortable i ask you approve it for the catholic charities i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> thank you, mary any questions or comments commissioner loo. >> can you tell me on page 3 of the budget what is the transportation costs of one thousand dollars what does that entail and i will have to defer to ms. patty the program
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director shows here today. >> part of our program is transportation to prepare the par transport from the program to your clients is costs us $24,000 a year for transportation and that's we're asking for one thousand. >> okay. thank you. >> thank you. any other questions or comments commissioner sims. >> yeah. looking at the four in totality there is catholic charities calls out alternative funding sources in relation to the dos funds here we do not the cost per client is a wide range when you divide the proposed number of clients served into the dollars we're awarding can you talk a little bit about the rationale behind those budget disparities theories more than 2
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1/2 times. >> the programs are each different from each other catholic charities pace close to $25,000 a year in grant that includes the insurance for the facility catholic chiropractors program has been funded for longer some felt other programs i think back to the 90s to it is one of the first program in the city a historical funding of that granted going back to the 90s some of the other programs self-help and the i o a came about in recent years the history of funding is different one program their locate in the house that is a residential facility so the program is actually not paying rent to co-monarch but housed in the area i'm pulling facts from all
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over the place bear with me catholic charities is in favor of the daycare collaborative that is a monthly gwen of adult daycare providers to talk about issues specific to adult daycare so catholic charities focuses its attention on pulling that group housing group together and doing advocacy group does that help. >> it helps the rent is the biggest delta but the out liar of the group in terms of cost per clients served with only 23 people served in a nearly one thousand dollars budget. >> i think one of the other things we've been asked years ago to put in other funding to provide the services so when you look at the dos portion not the full cost of the service you can't figure out what it costs
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to run the program unless all the agencies are involved we put in at the bottom the other money we put in. >> it is quite helpful. >> you can't tell. >> the other budget patties budget includes that grant one of the issues with the bringing clients into the program as well as the amount of outreach for getting families and participants comfortable with the program and reaching them at all there is a big portion of time that goes into outreach to clients i can tell your face. >> i'm bothered by on enormous range i understand 10 or 15 period of time will dpaevenl but. >> i think one thing if we look at the catalyst charities
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awards 4 thousands of the one and 60 the adult daycare collaborative and grants that brings it towards the area of self-help and i o a. >> maybe my math is wrong. >> commissioner sims math. >> yeah. i have a followup question you know, i know that the catholic group they put in the actual funds and clients etc. how come the other program didn't put if like self-help >> no. >> i'm pretty sure they're raising the funds. >> they are yes they are i think that each agency writes it's own budget the way it make sense to them and it is not always offsets and the leveraging of the funds are
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not included. >> my understanding not required that they put in they're other the question they put in their fundraising not required. >> just on and on disposal the self-help budget looks like it is more than $4,200 per client whereas co-monarch they're in the 14 to 15 hundred there's per clients it is hard from a fiduciary point of view how we're arriving at good policy for those budgets. >> good morning, commissioners john with the agency contract we're looking with this set of contracts we noted a difference in terms of the rates so what
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we'll do going forward we'll trying to be able to explain the differences and that there are is more justification from the feedback today it is required that agencies puts in matching funds we can build that into the budget when we are looking at similar services to compare the costs so if there are in kind contributions we'll exclude that to it will show when we are approving a certain rates or recommending a rate for the services that we can compare them to each other something we'll work on in our future documents and packets. >> it will be great navigate if catalyst charities for example, is carrying an umbrella services some shared services so for all the programs it almost
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feels there a separate award it might be cleaner if catholic charities is supporting all the podiums a issued as an award and a separate award for the program specific to their agency. >> that's the things about that yesterday there's you- i wouldn't want to flood you with numerous packet what might be good a component an analysis in the memo that kind of explains for the food or a particular component this is how we're looking at the cost and rates and separate out the additional pieces in the overall costs. >> if i just you know look at it is going to cost one - dos $3,200 per client under one agency purview and 1400s per client under other agencies purview an unfair analysis
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probably but it is data that i think from a fiduciary point of view and oversight i need to look at. >> so i think some of the discrepancy the low volume of clients for the elderly so serving maybe a basic infrastructure that is allocated out since you have a low population this helps the costs per individual will be higher with fixed expenses that are allocated it is possible they'll increase the number of people they're serving without the fixed costs spread out over a large population with the costs to the individual is lower. >> i don't want to be disagreeable but we have two other agencies demonstrating 14 to fooerng hundred dollars the
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delta is too big. >> what we'll do i'll suggest to any staff where it is appropriate to put in a section that analyze and separate out the components that make sense for those services this is what we're paying per unit and other components that stand alone. >> sorry to make work. >> any other questions or comments questions for hearing none >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? thank you that motion carries. >> item h requesting authorization to enter into a new grant with the institute on aging to provide adult daycare services a.d. crook for july 2, 0160, through june 2019 in the amount of 4
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hundred plus a 10 percent contingency not to exceed $324,000 plus monty may i have a motion to discuss. >> so moved. >> second. >> thank you. >> monty. >> good morning we are looking for your approval for the daycare services located in the richmond district of san francisco the i o a looking to provide the services for 65 unduplicated customers and 24 thousand hours of services seeking our approval and i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> thank you. >> thank you monty any questions or comments from the commission. >> hearing none any questions or comments from the public hearing none call the >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? thank you that motion carries. >> item i requesting authorization to enter into a new agreement to
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provide adult daycare adc for younger adult disabilities through 2016 and 2019 in the amount of 74 plus plus a 10 percent contingency not to exceed one and $91,000 plus linda thank you may i have it motion to discuss. >> so moved second. >> linda thank you, thank you it is located in ckamoche i was at ca monarch there's a beautiful courtyard in front of the building there is anatomy interior a garden it was very,
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very lovely and roanoke, virginia it was like with going to say japan tea garden in golden gate park it specialize in serving the japan's and english and korean capacity amongst the staff what the ca monarch full-time program in charge to the kamoche - many trips to kamoche and the beach i ask i approve the kamoche adult daycare program. >> any questions or comments
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from the commission. >> none any questions or comments from the public yeah. >> good afternoon, commissioners i very much would like to ask your support to this contract i also wanted to comment that our visit in support from linda and the department of aging has been long and historical this year 2016 is significant it is our 45 anniversary i was fortunate to start with i was. >> 24-year-old legislative aide and now a mature adult providing services for adults and now i'm a senior myself everything in 45 years was the
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adult daycare and social daycare all the concepts were new to the community we knew the concept of piety but the reality how difficult to do it in our particular city and our particular atmosphere is difficult i'm not going to try to say we tried to sell the concept to our parents and community but had to gain their confidence to come to kamoche home the first residential care facility for the japanese-american communities our oldest recent eldest hundred and 12 years old passed two weeks ago as a mere 59 years old her birthday was significant it was new year's day that was the most important
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day for the japanese-american when the prime minister came to visit at the kamoche home asked the question on longevity of life what's the square feet he she said i don't worry about it basically kamoche is a residential home but cost was a big factor we tried to encourage the people to come to the communities and participate in the program but let the figure be a challenge the administrator is hard to run the programs in the red but sometimes your programs speak to the need of community and your seniors you operate on that premise when you try to do do fundraiser we granted those rates to be more compatible and still try to educate our community on what it costs for the social daycare i remember the day's we worked together with the colleagues with social daycare when it was
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a concept in san francisco and extended to the lodge gift of the seniors i ask for your support thank you very much. >> hearing >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? the i's have it. that item passes. >> to enter into a new agreement to provide adult daycare for seniors and young adult disabilities for the period july 1st, 2016, through 2019 amount of the 200 and $92 bus plus or minus a 10 percent contingency not to exceed three hundred and plus dollars linda may i have it motion to discuss. >> so moved. >> okay linda. >> thank you, commissioner i also was at the self-help site in the richmond district recently adjacent to the jackie
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chang and participant at that adult daycare benefit from self-help nutrition program self-help staff at the location worked together to support each year with each other with the clients and played bingo and adults doing color on the job that was therapeutic we're working to bring more adults into the program one of the conversations the challenge of reaching people that need the service speaking to ios individuals and their families there was something self-help was definitely working to grow the consumer base i ask you approve the grant before you. >> any comments and questions from the commission any questions or comments from the public hearing none call the question. >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? thank you that motion carries. >> item k requesting
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authorization to enter into a new grant with catholic charities to provide alzheimer's daycare adcrc forgive seniors with disabilities amount of $20,068,000 plus a ken percent son o contingency, 2011200 and $95,000 plus lipid wilinda will discuss. >> the alzheimer's daycare resource center has a goal similar to the adult daycare for people able to benefit from community in communities the another part of program to educate the public so the numbers of participants in the programs are a part of
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adrc program the other important side of the program is educating the public as to dementia and alzheimer's disease we look at the scopes of services for the alzheimer's daycare resource center asked to do training and counseling and provide report working groups and community addition sessions and interns they recruit volunteers and have volunteers help with the program catholic charities adc are housed in the same area as ada c one of the challenges is convincing family members and the individualsism it is safe and comfortable there be ongoing it is not going to be scary and similar to dropping a 4-year-old child off it the first day of daycare so a lot of staff time
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resuhr people that is okay. people at the center really work to make people feel safe i ask you approve the grant agreement and i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> thank you questions or comments from the commission commissioner sims and one can you comment on again, the disparity of numbers between the dollars amounts are the same the number of clients targeted is somewhat different can you talk a little bit about why this is the case. >> i don't want to speak for my colleague the i o a has a deeper warehouse when it comes to getting referrals the d i o a has the it in take and friendship line people feed into the i o a arguing as a resource and part of the their program again, the numbers are a very
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sick population and hard to reach they're also needing a lot of staff attention not you can't leave the room it is these individuals are not left in the room by themselves i'm reading our face. >> you're being snuck up on. >> i can explain not sure how the agencies decide which clients quality the adc are keeping the moderate clients in the program since the beginning we've worked with the moderate quasi dementia clients and alzheimer's but the alzheimer's portion we only admit the clients when they get less than a 10 on any mental exam that is the could go dishonest ability
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not just the middle we've always served this grant come up from the grant to give additional staffing to the programs we're focusing on moderate to late stages clients the ones that take a lot more staff time. >> thank you. any other questions or comments hearing none any questions or comments from the public thank you thank you call the >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? thank you that motion carries i've just received a note saying we have until noon in this room so, so i urge any fellow commissioners to keep their comments brief l requesting to enter into a new grant with the aging i o a for the alzheimer's da's office centers c rc for young folks and
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adult disabilities through june in the amount of plus a contingency not to exceed two-hundred he $95,000 plus monty brief will present (laughter) a motion to discuss. >> you've got the wrong guy. >> a motion to discuss. >> i move to second. >> good morning. today we seek your approval for adcrc in the richmond district i o a is looking to provide services to 53 consumers during the course of a fiscal year and looking to provide 12 trainings and support groups to caregivers and persons with alzheimer's caregivers with alzheimer's disease looking to provide one and 85 counseling hours of trained adrc staff and
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community educate seminars to educate other providers on the care imperatively and recruited one hundred volunteers and provide 14 hundred volunteer hours they're looking to provide 6 hours of onsite and approval for this grant is for aging i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> thank you. any comments or questions from the commission. >> i was there. >> thank you. >> any questions or comments from the public hearing none call the >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? go that motion carries. >> thank you item m requesting the authorization to enter a new grant agreement for self-help for the elderly adrc or c four seniors and younger adults with
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adult disabilities through june 2019 announcement of 200 and $68,000 plus plus a 10 percent contingency not to exceed 200 and $95,000 plus linda brevity will discuss. >> so quickly second. >> linda. >> okay. i'm sorry. >> self-help adrc is located wellness to the jackie chang wellness a lot of staff that spofrts each other i was there recently and there were spate rooms for the adrc folks and there was a tackle of people playing a game i thought was really an interesting they were very happy and excited and into the game it is a very happy location i'm being as brief as i can i ask you approve it and
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i'll be happy to answer any questions you may have. >> thank you linda any questions or comments from the commission? hearing none, questions or comments from the public hearing none call the question >> i. >> opposed? thank you. >> thank you item n requesting authorization to renew the grant agreement for the provision of home delivered groceries services for seniors and adult disabilities for 2017 in the amount of 63 thousand dollars plus a 10 percent contingency not to exceed $69,000 plus and linda will present do i have a motion to discuss. >> so moved and linda. >> this is a request and we seeking your approval to extend this contract for one more year with the amount as stated here
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the golden gate senior services is basically one of the partners that recruits volunteers to help to deliver the grocery bags to the seniors and adult disabilities the food banks from the san francisco marina food bank the budget basically not only provides the delivery the food banks but social services to help connect the seniors and as stated in the appendix a they'll basically provide 16 hundred hours of social services so for the participants and also 80 hours of enhanced outreach serving a total of one and 5 unduplicated participants we seek your approval to approve this recommendation are there me questions. >> thank you linda any questions or comments from the commission
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questions or comments from the public hearing none call the >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? thank you that motion carries. >> item o requesting authorization to enter into a new grant with unlock daycare's for the provision of health service for at risk seniors and adult disabilities for 2016 through 2019 in the amount of one million dollars plus plus a 10 percent contingency not to exceed $1 million plus again loind will present a motion to discuss. >> sym. >> second. >> linda commissioners this is the recommendation for daycare services to provide two health motion programs the evidence based they were the previous contractors that provided the services and this is a 3 year
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basically a new contract for them the health motion program one of them it focuses on physical fitness the always active program and the second one the healthy living the self-management program and also the diabetes enhancement education that is irish-american new we're adding to the mix of programs we're offering are there any questions. >> thank you any questions or comments. >> yes. >> thank you commissioner president james. >> i know this is important for us to go out we have comments and other things that is for the budget and another program that will come into 2 o'clock it is important we ask questions and let's do the budget thank you. >> okay. >> the diabetic program this is the first time this is been
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implemented. >> we had a different designees o diabetes program that was offered laced fiscal year and we found it was not as effective we had a hard time recruiting participants for a number of reasons but the deep program is a devastate model development belittle university of chicago we already have two actually 3 workshops what is different let me say it is a 6 week program and two hours per session what is really different we're excited it has a lot of hands on teaching involved and really showing people what it means when you have if you're blood sugar is three hundred you know decimal meters they have proposals that
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the certified leaders are using during the session to let people see what the happening and why it is important to have control our diabetes so this program is for prediabetes and people with diseases. >> i had a call about another program about diabetes but focused on the drinks and they want to that's why i was wondering why you're focused on this is talking about trying to reduce the sugars in terms of charging people for sugary beverage. >> no, this is this program includes all aspects of the diabetes control deity education and exercise management to monitor yourselves so it is very hands on and participatory and i
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went you know, i thought there to observe and that was very effective we've been getting excellent feedback from the paternities as well. >> okay. thank you. >> commissioner sims. >> this is 13 locations. >> it is 14. >> it refers to a list not attached. >> correct a slide chart and could a certainly share that. >> i'm interested a comprehensive and powerful program and want to be sure it is distributed as widely as possible and not concentrated in one neighborhood. >> actually i'll share the link that has all the sites
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unlocks the sites where the classes are held so you know the classes are actually usually quite full they're popular and the participants basically the classes are really free they are encouraged if they want to make a donation once a year they're welcome to do this is where you see that is a little bit of income in the budget that's the donations from anticipated you know donations from participants. >> it occurred this was the sort of program expended to agencies that are serving silo population and this sort program can be considered an umbrella shared services that enriches programs that are specifically targeting populations or neighborhoods but may not have this level of capability and porsche effects numbers beyond
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the unlock reach is there a provision for partnering teaming with other agencies that have more narrowly defined missions. >> let me clarify it is the lead agency we're cracking for the service they partner with many diversity nonprofits including the beth in any and the castro center the com into the living campaigns not in the packet but these sites their partnering to do those exercises on the website participants or customers adults can look for and go to a center that is confident and, of course, downtown senior center on m i
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and sites in the beth he will and the western edition center and great george so it is really we are trying to have the services throughout the parts of city. >> i is it so reassuring to understand the map. >> lipid. >> a quick question per linda i'm - they're able to lead the classes for the target population and also for the community living campaign recruit certified leader to be
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able to lead those exercise classes. >> any other questions or comments questions or comments of the public hearing none call the question. >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? one observation to follow up with the commissioners perhaps in the future when we have this many contracts the largest contracts first and the smaller ones at the end the largest ones get the most attention final contract is item p requesting authorization for chinatown community development center for food pantry and home delivery services so for single-room occupancies in chinatown for july 1st, 2016, through 2020 in the amount of $93,000 plus a 10 percent contingency for a total not to exceed one and $3,000 loind will
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present may i have it motion to discuss. >> so moved. >> thank you linda. >> with the chinatown community development center they're one of the partners who is helping to provide the food outreach program the food pantry and grocery service to targeted for 6 sros in the chinatown area and this is a new contract to for 4 years for this service cd c is helping to coordinate and work with the presbyterian church to deliver to the paternities in the chinatown area the budget covers the coordinated costs and a little bit of the operating costs.
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>> thank you. any questions or comments commissioners. >> one question on the last page the budget the loading zone permitted for the first year is 18 and $4 and subsequent three hundred and 77 why is the first year 2.3 times more. >> that is a that's a good question i am you know, i think that part of it they're only a small amount of that budget is fixed they're trying to you know cover the costs where they can and my guess their as you can see they're other areas where they actually increase some of the costs slightly so trying to balance outs like the medium costs spending more i can get back you to i don't know. >> i'm interested. >> thank you. >> thank you any other questions or comments any questions or comments from
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the public hearing none call the >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> opposed? that motion carries any is there any additional public comment? >> oh. >> patty. >> in my neighborhood the oh, any collaborative out the action grant three years ago we started our height fair and combined a few programs and actually host our third wellness fair at lovely on saturday september 13th lots of services to the community and all the languages will be there we've serve the entire. >> september 10th. >> september 13th is a monday. >> saturday september 17th from 11 to two and everybody is
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welcome. >> where is that. >> pardon me. >> at the 6 and 15 capital we expect 4 or 5 hundred people attend we're excited i'll have flyers next time but put it on our calendar. >> thank you very much any other announcements well with great relunge a motion to adjourn. >> i slowly provide a second. >> thank you. >> all in favor, say i. >> i. >> it's been lovely. >>
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francisco public utilities commission is xhoefl that light with new led with the did i audits for better light for streets and pedestrian and they're even better for this vitally lasting longer and consuming up to 50 percent less energy upgrading takes thirty minutes remove the old street light and repeat 18 thousand 5 hundred times while our street lights will be improving the clean energy will remain the same every san francisco street light is powder by 100 percent godfathers hetch hetchy power in one simple word serious as day turns >> if you frequently travel before i van ness i might be
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surprised van ness will goodwill go the first transit corridor to have brt as more frequently known the goal to get conveniently van ness and geary boulevard one of the most reliable transit systems in the country van ness avenue is a major connecter between potrero hill and mission on the south side of san francisco correcting connecting us to the marina and state highway in the financial with the western edition neighborhood it is mostly residential a lot of the geography of van ness the rain that is wide it was uses is a firebreak in the 1906 san francisco earthquake a lot of building occasion that helped of hoped to stop the fire
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from jumping van ness had a light rail or sprash separating and along geary 0 when we came to the question of how to address the needs on haven because of its cost effectiveness we have found in the brt system with the new vehicles. >> the new mr. secretary is a change we will actually have transit in the middle ♪ the far legal unit and a broadly prom >> one of the reasons it is in the center a was it is an clouf right-of-way a set of pedestrians will cross from the sidewalk to the middle of the street a. >> to move the reliable along the corridor with this travel time had been signifying reduced we think the ripped will go from 16 thousand a day in that portion the corridor up to 22 thousand and we'll have those
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beautiful new one like this one. >> with the dedication of the signal and lighter saying that between stops we were able to estimate a .32 improvement in travel time and a 50 percent reliability improvement as a result. >> we're pitting u putting in a up to date modern system of new thirty foot high light fixtures and pedestrian lights on the same pole again inviting a comfortable environment for pedestrians. >> it has become a 3 dimensional street project. >> the water that is my understanding under the ground and the emergency firefighting water system month will be replaced and new street lights and traffic lights and the paving and stripping the trees both in the medium and on the
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side. >> the main core of the project goes from market it lombard that's where we'll be replying the sidewalks. >> there are a number of trees that need to be replaced and they will be additional new planting. >> we're planting a lemon gum that gets to be 50 or 60 feet tall that comes over the offer head wires that wee when we get done van ness it will look like a new street it will visit fresh new looks like the grand boulevard again. >> we're going eliminating left turns off of van ness into the side streets and places the left turning traffic backs up the traffic and upgrading the signals to the mini traffic will
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flow more smoothly and traffic impacts as we execute the construction signed we're working to minimize these but impacts that will likely shift the traffic up franklin and we'll pick up the traffic. >> right now that looks like we're skeleton to start in march ever 2016 are of our construction. >> in the past people prospective of bus traffic that go unreliable and noisy and very fluting we're here to remake the vehicles are on the streets and with the combination of the brt improvements much more rail like services with the technology. >> the public is in for a great treat i
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on getting up there's an easier way. >> of course there's easier way get rid of of mosquito they breed whatever this is water no water no mosquito mosquito feed on good blood the eggs hatch and stay near the waters san francisco to breathe and the adult underlying mosquito waits on the as many until it's sexuality hardens water pools in any areas and creates places you'll not normally think of budget and any container that holds water and hidden in bushes or else were dump the water and do it over soil not into a drain the larva can continue growing in the
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pooled water is sewage disthe first of its kind the area if the sewage is two extreme have a licensed plumber assist water pools in rain gutters and snaking and cleaning out the water when keep the water from pooling and keep in mind that mosquito breed in other waters like catch balgsz and construction barriers interest crawl spaces with clmg is an issue you may have is week to cause the water to collect this is an sour of mosquito so for buildings just fix the clean air act drains and catch basins can be mosquito ground it will eliminate it as a possible location keep shrubbery and growths estimated any water to can be seen and eliminated birdbath and fountains and
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uncovered hot tubs mosquito breed but it is difficult to dump the water out of a hot top can't dump the water adding mosquito finish rids the source of mosquito there are also traditionally methods to protect you installing screens on windows and doors and using a mosquito net and politically aau planet take the time to do the things we've mentioned to eliminate standing water and make sure that mosquito are not a problem on your property remember no water no mosquito hi
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left right halt i had a burning doorway to do the right thing and join the department such this we my brother applied and fortunately we'll here and this means a lot i'm home everyone night to study and we workout together and it is a blessing i have a brother to go home and fed off of one another we're the twins but pretty much we're not treated and individuals sometimes treated as a item if he did something wrong they use the word instead of you the it heroism we're going our our separate ways and good morning
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our own individuals middle of steadfastly a twin all the it but inside of the district i've seen negative and positive things and with that made me want to be a police officer i want to give back and do public serve always a class president i dealt with everyone and served my class not only be humble enough to serve my class and pierce being a squad leader is a responsibility of maintaining my squad and being that voraciously person i need to step up to the challenge i believe during the 8 months i fulfilled any dude and after graduation just be a good officer to learn the skill and profession and give to the community to give the best to them and be a helpful hand
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that's the main thing and the new people coming into the did not know why you're doing it join the department for the right reason and do it to help the community and it is sharing you're time when you get into the department do is commented to the craft and enjoy it along the way enjoy it along the way i encourage you to talk about over with our families and talk 2 over with yourselves ultimately you'll do the job and find a senseably reason for doing it after the hard work everyday for 8 months straight and finally it pays off and you know as honey honor and privilege not anyone can do this job i look forward to getting often the street and learning and hit the ground running it will be a surreal
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moment day one i thought months here but sat down me and my brother talked about it and we're on the right track and stay focused and walking tloo across the stage is a huge honoo
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planning commission regular hearing for thursday, august 4, disruptions of any kind. proceedings. and when speaking before the commission, if you care to, do state your name for the record. i'd like to call roll at this time. commissioner president fong commissioner antonini commissioner hillis commissioner moore and commissioner wu we do expect commissioner vice president richards and commissioner johnson to arrive shortly commissioners, the first item on your agenda is consideration of items proposed


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