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Continued budget cuts shred Sacramento’s senior safety net
Sacramento Bee

Sacramento’s safety net for seniors continues to fray, the result of several years’ worth of city and county budget cuts. “The system for seniors has been decimated,” said Sacramento County Senior and Adult Services division chief Bernadette Lynch, “and there’s been no choice about it.

“The bubble of the baby boom is still coming, and the services will not be there for them.”