Age-Friendly Daly City

Daly City was designated an Age-Friendly City by the World Health Organization (WHO) and AARP Network of the Age-Friendly States and Communities  in June 2020 thanks to the leadership of San Mateo County Supervisor David Canepa, expert guidance from the Center for Age-Friendly Excellence (CAFE), and the commitment and vision of our Age-Friendly Task Force, whose original members included:

  • Chair Phyllis Rizzi, Advocate for Bayshore Community older population
  • Glenn Sylvester, Councilmember
  • Perla Ibarrientos, PBRC Board Chair
  • Mike Stancil, Daly City Partnership Executive Director
  • Stephen Stolte, Assistant City Manager
  • Leilani Ramos, Assistant to the City Manager
  • Jennifer Der, Senior Recreation Services Supervisor
  • Ann Cooney, Active Adult/Senior Services Supervisor
  • Thomas Barrett, Hillcrest Senior Housing Social Services Coordinator (Retired)
  • Pat Bohm, Daly City Partnership Executive Director (Retired)
  • Shawnna Maltbie, City Manager (Retired)
  • Rev. Leonard Oakes, Pastor Holy Child & St. Martin Episcopal Church (retired)
  • Cherie Querol-Moreno, Commissioner with San Mateo County Commission on Aging (Retired)
  • Louis Solano, Healthy Aging Response Team Supervisor  (Former)

Age-Friendly Communities are those whose leaders commit to upholding the 8 domains of livability:   Community/Health Care, Transportation, Housing, Social Participation, Outdoor Spaces and Buildings, Respect/Social Inclusion, Civic Participation/Empowerment, and Communication/ Information.

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