All Advocacy

Chronological list of all Advocacy topics that Koreisha Senior Care & Advocacy stands behind:

Petition to Save Sakura ICF

Hello KSCA Friends and Supporters. Can you take a minute to sign this petition to stop Pacifica from closing Sakura ICF? Every little bit counts! And please share with your friends, family and on your social media! (The link is: http://chng.it/QB6fNVY62Y) こんにちは、KSCA-高齢者友の会の皆様、及びご支援者の方々へ」 パシフィカ社のさくら中間看護施設の閉鎖を阻止するために、あなたのサインを求めます! 皆様の温かいご協力をお願いします。(http://chng.it/JD65rLcNdC ) ENGLISH: http://chng.it/NWhSHvS4mH JAPANESE: http://chng.it/JD65rLcNdC

Support the 2019 Day of Remembrance


Buy Back Keiro: A Ridiculous Idea?

[KSCA submitted the following article to The Rafu, which published the English version on May 3, 2017. Japanese translation available below.]   Let’s think about this for a moment. Years preceding the sale, Keiro was not in financial difficulties according to the annual financial statements.  Keiro was making money.  Keiro had a waiting list for the retirement home until the announcement to sell.  Keiro had about $14 million in endowment

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Demonstration in Front of Keiro Office

Koreisha Senior Care & Advocacy demonstrated in front of the Keiro office building on February 24, 2017, at 1 PM. KSCA requested that Keiro utilize its assets to rebuild long-term care facilities providing affordable and culturally sensitive care for the Nikkei elders which only a non-profit organization can commit to in perpetuity.  This is our sacred goal and the one that will unify our community. The event concluded with KSCA

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Protesting Pacifica

Don’t Raise Costs for Our Elderly Provide Quality Healthcare The new for-profit owner of the former Keiro Retirement & Nursing Homes, Pacifica Companies, has said they will almost double the percentage of the annual rent increase. Pacifica, a multi-billion dollar development company headquartered in San Diego has failed to live up to its legal commitment to keep culturally appropriate healthcare the same for 5 years. Pacifica owns the Courtyard Marriott,

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