• The Senior Advisory Coalition Gears Up for 2017 Advocacy

    Mayor Bowser is preparing an FY18 budget with further reductions for the DC Office on Aging. SAC’s advocacy in 2017 is more important than ever. We hope you’ll join us in fighting for the services that our seniors deserve. 

Our Mission

The DC Senior Advisory Coalition (S.A.C.) seeks to be a unifying voice, advocating to improve the quality of life for and with older adults in the District of Columbia.


Ward 5 Seniors Joined by Councilmember for Sound-Off on Aging Issues

Tuesday, September 27th marked the third successful Senior Sound-Off hosted by the Senior Advisory Coalition (S.A.C.).  The latest Sound-Off, which gives District seniors the opportunity to voice concerns and questions to their respective Councilmember, was held at the… Read More

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DC Office on Aging

All DC residents age 60 and older are eligible for a range of community-based services addressing many of their basic needs, provided by non-profit agencies in the Senior Service Network and funded in part through the DC Office… Read More

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Meals & Nutrition

Multiple DC public and private agencies cite an increased demand for senior food assistance in the face of flat or declining resources of lower and middle class citizens, coupled with rising food prices.  Food security is elusive for… Read More

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Transportation presents a significant barrier to seniors living in the community.   They often need assistance to get to medical appointments, obtain groceries, attend important benefit meetings, and attend wellness or adult day care programs.   There are two primary… Read More

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