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Housing and Community Services

The next Commission Meeting will be Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 10am-12pm at the Anchorage Senior Activity Center, 1300 E. 19th Ave. The public is welcome.

Flyer:  Older Americans Month Kick Off Event - May 3, 2017

Senior Citizens Advisory Commission (SCAC)

The purpose of the Senior Citizens Advisory Commission is to:

  • Advise the Mayor, the Assembly and appropriate Department Heads with respect to aspects of aging which bear upon the welfare of senior citizens;
  • Conduct surveys and compile and disseminate for the benefit of senior citizens information on housing, health, nutrition, transportation, education, recreation, legal services and social/mental health services;
  • Carry out educational and public relations programs designed to create public awareness of the needs of senior citizens and the community services which senior citizens can provide;
  • Assist and provide programs that alert elderly persons of the resources and services available to them.

MEETING: The Commission meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the Anchorage Senior Activity Center, 1300 East 19th Ave., Anchorage AK 99501 (see 2016 Meeting Schedule).

To find out more about the programs and activities of the Senior Citizens Advisory Commission, contact David M. Levy at 907-343-4763.


Theresa Brisky, Chair

Gayle Schuh, Vice Chair

Dawnia Clements

Ella Craig

Joan Fisher

Anna Bell Stevens

Kevin Turkington

LeeAnn Horn

Hattie L. Gardner


    • Housing and Community Services
    • Division Manager: Steven Ashman
    • 825 L Street, Anchorage, AK 99501
    • 907 343-6718