Napa Senior Issues Forum; Healthcare, Services, Fraud Prevention & More

Attendees will hear from expert panelists about important issues facing seniors here in Napa County, such as healthcare, fraud protection and benefits available for seniors. The forum will connect residents with important information, services and resources. Speakers will include representatives of government agencies and others.

During the event, you'll have the opportunity to ask questions about state policy, discuss issues impacting our community, and learn how my office can be of about resources my office can provide.

Who: Senator Bill Dodd and guests

What: Napa Senior Issues Forum; Healthcare, Services, Fraud Prevention & More

When: Friday, September 28, 2018, 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Where: Napa Senior Activity Center, social hall, 1500 Jefferson St, Napa, CA 94559

RSVP:, 707-224-1990


Solano Seniors Host Disaster Preparedness Event

Disaster like wildfires and floods can leave seniors especially vulnerable. But the risks are reduced if we take certain precautions. Learn more at a May 19 event in Fairfield put on by the Solano County Senior Coalition and co-hosted by Supervisor John Vasquez.

Presentations will be given by first responders, the Red Cross and county emergency officials. A continental breakfast and lunch will be served.

Who: Supervisor John Vasquez

What: “What Now … Emergency Solutions for Seniors”

Where: Solano County Events Center, 601 Texas Street, Fairfield

When: May 19, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

RSVP: Call Lauren Rolfe at 707-429-2569


Sonoma Developmental Center Town Hall

What: A briefing from state and local officials on the closure process and site assessment for Sonoma Developmental Center. A question and answer period will follow.

When: Thursday, May 10 at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Altimira Middle School, 17985 Arnold Drive in Sonoma.

Who: State Department of Developmental Services Director Nancy Bargmann will give a transition update. Other speakers include community health providers and a representative of  the Parent Hospital Association.

Senators Dodd and Mike McGuire, Assemblywoman Cecilia Aguiar-Curry and Supervisor Susan Gorin will attend.