All are welcome to attend!
We meet on the 3rd Wednesday
of Each Month: 8:30-10:30am
2060 W. College Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Careful Moving & Storage
812 Donahue Street
Santa Rosa, CA
Drop in only. No calls, please.
Hours: M-F 10am-2pm
“The Sonoma County Section on Aging is a coalition of agencies, organizations and individuals concerned with the well-being of older adults and the education of our members. As a network alliance, we advocate for and promote the development, coordination, and implementation of older adult services in Sonoma County.”
Thank you and stay safe!
-The Section on Aging Leadership Team (Brigham, Greg, Kristi, Al, Kim, Mike, Kira, Marcy, Anna, and Tracy)
Finley Community Center Auditorium
2060 W. College Avenue
Santa Rosa CA, 95401
Charlotte Carlson, M.D., MPH is a UCSF-trained geriatrician and internal medicine physician committed to improving the lives of those with serious illness and disability. She is a nationally recognized Tideswell Emerging Leader in Aging with expertise in directing medical teams to integrate primary medical care with supportive social services and home care. Her team’s goal […]
Ron Pavelka, president, Cloverdale Chamber of Commerce Ron Pavelka is a native of the Golden State and 35 year resident of Sonoma County. Prior to joining his wife and business partner Jane Pavelka in the Real Estate business in 2005, he worked in the recreational scuba diving business for over 30 years as an diving […]
Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 Jacob Brown, Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, will be speaking on Navigating the 3 M’s of Aging: Meaning, Mourning, and Memory Loss The world likes to think of seniors as happy and carefree retirees. But in reality, aging is very stressful. Every aspect of an individual’s life is undergoing change. Activities […]
John Wotring will be speaking onDementia: Experimental and Current Treatments John Wotring, a Sebastopol native, specializes in services for the elderly with memory loss for more than 20 years. He and his father started Primrose Alzheimer’s Living and The Primrose Living Fund to care for their family and their community with similar needs. Primrose, unlike […]
Nico Spann’s mission is to help others find peace and relief through cannabis. He dedicates his work to his mother and every other cancer victim/survivor, and has a desire to share the knowledge to everyone who wants to learn. Moonflower Delivery is a family-owned business and our mission is to change stigma through education, and providing the highest […]
Our featured speaker Chris McAdam, Kaiser Permanente Assistant Medical Group Administrator, will be speaking on Self Resilience Don’t forget to invite your neighbor, your club president, your friends or people who have no idea what Sonoma County offers older adults, their families and caregivers.
Please join us on Wednesday, January 17, 8:45am – 10:30am for breakfast, coffee, networking, and education! Our featured speaker will be Marrianne McBride, CEO of the Sonoma County Council on Aging. She will be presenting “Living Better Together – Sonoma County’s Growing Senior Population.” Marrianne McBride, CEO of the Sonoma County Council on Aging, […]
Please join us on Wednesday, Sept 20, 2017. Our featured speaker will be Ellen Bauer, M.P.P, Ph.D. “The Health of Seniors in Sonoma County” We meet at the Finley Center, 8:45am – 10:30am for breakfast, networking, and education. Ellen Bauer is the Public Health Division Director for the Sonoma County Department of Health Services. Prior […]
Please join us at our next meeting, on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 8:45am – 10:30am. Our featured speaker will be Wynnelena C. Canio, MD, CMD Geriatrician and Psychiatrist in Kaiser Permanente Santa Rosa’s Center For Memory Care Department Dr. Canio is one of Northern California’s top experts in Geriatric Dementia and head of the Kaiser Memory Clinic in […]
Please join us at our next meeting, on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 8:45am – 10:30am, for a look at the advocacy side of senior residential care! Our guest speaker will be Crista Chelemedos, executive director of Senior Advocacy Services (SAS) since 2011. Reporting to the Board of Directors, Crista has overall strategic and operational responsibility for […]