The Office of Senior Affairs (OSA) was created to help Dallas seniors maintain the highest quality of life possible by providing information / referrals on senior services, educational programming and other resources that support and promote financial and social well-being. The OSA also provides staff support to the City of Dallas Senior Affairs Commission (SAC) and its six (6) working committees (Elderly Safety Awareness, Budget, Communication & Technology, Transportation, Housing and Health.
The Senior Affairs Commission is a 15-member advisory board appointed by the Mayor and City Council to help ensure the provision of services to the elderly.
Left to Right - Armand Christopher (D-10), Felix Lozada (D-6), John Johnson (D-3), Johnny Rodriguez (D-5), Carmen Arana (D-1), Irwin "Bill" Gart (D-11), Lydia Simpson (D-2), Cannon Flowers (D-7), Sara Wick (D-14) and Trini Garza (Chairman), Chiyoko Douglas (D-8), Mary Sparks (D-9), Syl Benenson (D-13) and Marlene Cohen (D-12)
Calendar of Events
Office of Senior Affairs
Dallas City Hall
1500 Marilla, Room 6DN
Dallas, TX 75201
Cobbie Ransom III, Office of Senior Affairs Administrator
Valencia Alexander Hooper, Senior Services Manager
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