Aging well for people means being able to thrive in the place they call home.

The SCAN Foundation focuses on several initiatives to improve care, services, and daily living experiences for older adults and their families.

California Master Plan

The 2020 Master Plan for Aging seeks to address the needs of older adults of today and tomorrow through a comprehensive and outcomes-oriented strategy.


Featured Project

Learn More

Person-Centered Care

Person-centered care is where a person’s values and preferences guide all aspects of their health care and support realistic health and life goals.


Featured project:

Learn More

Advancing Integrated Care

Integrating Medicare and Medi-Cal is essential to improving the lives of Californians eligible for both programs.


Featured projects:

Learn More

California Advocacy Network

Leading organizations across California are working to improve health care and supportive services for older adults, people with disabilities, and family caregivers.

Learn more


Implementing the CHRONIC Care Act can vastly improve care for people with Medicare, and those with Medicare + Medicaid.

Learn More

Building Resilience & Capacity

Innovators are poised to radically improve the ecosystem of products and services for aging, designing with older adults and caregivers.

Learn more

CBO-Health Care Partnerships

Community-based organizations (CBOs) play a central role in delivering daily living support through collaborations with the health care sector.

Learn More

Measuring What Matters

Quality measurment based on understanding a person’s goals, and then aligning care to meet these goals, is key to transforming care delivery.

Learn More

Long-Term Care Financing

One of two Americans who reach age 65 will have daily living needs at some point.  It is time for affordable, accessible financing for the long term.

Learn More