Senior daycare advocate pursuing mission
Senior advocate Hal Erpenbeck wants El Dorado Hills to have a safe place for working adults caring for elderly parents to drop off their charge for the day, similar to the way childcare works.
It’s called senior daycare, and Erpenbeck said he sees it as an important public service and valuable amenity in a community with a growing senior population.
His mission picks up where long-time senior activist Ramona “Moni” Gilmore left off. Gilmore, who died in 2008, was the driving force in the conversion of former El Dorado Hills Fire Station 85 into a senior center. It was subsequently named for her.
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