TAKE ACTION: AB 279 CA Senate Committee on Health Hearing Date Changed to June 23

Hearing Date for AB 279 is now set for June 23, 1pm Sponsored by Assemblymembers Al Muratsuchi and Miguel Santiago, AB 279 is the legislation to stop evictions from and downgrading of services at CA senior care facilities during the still ongoing pandemic. The California Department of Public Health (CDPH), which has previously declared support … Read more

April 28, 2021 UPDATE: AB 279 Advances to an Assembly Floor Vote!

This morning, the Appropriations Committee voted to advance AB 279 to a floor vote! AB 279 will help protect the seniors from evictions during the pandemic! Please urge your CA Assemblymember Representative to Pass AB 279 to protect our seniors!

California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform (CANHR) Supports AB 279

Assemblyman Al Muratsuchi’s bill to prevent involuntary discharges during the pandemic Please support AB 279 (Muratsuchi), sponsored by California Advocates for Nursing Home Reform, which would prohibit certain long term care resident evictions during the COVID-19 pandemic. The bill will be heard on April 13th, so it is important to submit your letters of support no later … Read more

State Legislators Announce 2021 Nursing Home PROTECT Act

Watch the replay of the press conference on-line: Via YouTube: CLICK HERE Nursing homes have been the most dangerous places to live and work during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Why?  Because nursing homes are broken, trapping patients and their families in a system that’s driven solely by profit, not by quality care for those who need … Read more

An Appeal From a Resident of the Sakura ICF

The Sakura Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) is unique in the entire United States. There is no comparable facility that SOS is aware of anywhere else other than the one that exists at 325 South Boyle Ave. in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles. This resident (whose anonymity we seek to protect due to the danger of Pacifica … Read more