Article by David Monkawa, SOS Network Co-chair published in AsAmNews! Pacifica claims it is evicting the seniors and closing the Sakura ICF in Los Angeles because they’re “losing money”. This is dishonest and hides the full picture. When Keiro sold the four facilities to Pacifica in 2015 they were required to submit a “Written Notice to … Read more
By Josie Huang Published on laist.com May 13, 2021 5:00 PM
The AB 279 floor vote has been rescheduled for the afternoon session, Monday, May 10. We still have time to make calls to Assemblymembers up to approximately 11AM Monday. These calls MATTER. Assemblymembers keep a tally of them, and they do make a difference. Make the calls to defend the lives of CA seniors in … Read more
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) is once again faced with the question of whether to support corporate violence upon frail seniors or the greed of Pacifica Companies as a second “Transition Plan” is submitted to mass evict all residents from Sakura Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) in Boyle Heights. Please send an email to … Read more
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!