Meet your Legislator!
Our Meet Your Legislator session was filled with positive and practical advice on engaging your village’s elected officials. Having our village voices heard is crucial and VMC has some information and tools to help make that happen!
Thank you Leza Coleman, Legislative Director for the California Commission on Aging and VMC board member, Erick Larson, Executive Director of Village of Sonoma Valley and VMC board member, and Carolyn Ross, Interim Executive Director at VMC for holding this workshop.
Below are materials shared to help you get connected with your elected officials.
- Find your legislators at https://findyourrep.legislature.ca.gov
- Download our Tips & Talking Points to help guide your meeting with your legislators
The Village Impact Report is also a great engagement tool that details how Villages support the state’s Master Plan for Aging.
VILLAGE IMPACT REPORT
Village Movement California offers an infrastructure of community-based organizations that address the five goals of the Governor’s Master Plan for Aging. Learn how the Village Model of Care is a proven solution for meeting the needs of California’s aging adult population and advances the state’s plan for aging.READ REPORT