Department of Senior Affairs Advisory Council

Information about the Department of Senior Affairs Advisory Council.

For information about services for seniors in Bernalillo County, call 505-764-6400.

Senior Affairs Activities Catalog



  • Promote awareness and education on senior issues, increasing community involvement and commitment to seniors.
  • Advocate on behalf of seniors, ensuring the senior population is represented and the policies support the mission of the Department of Senior Affairs.
  • Support the program development by acting as the ears and eyes of the Department, assessing needs and skills of seniors, become knowledgeable of available services in the community, assessing and giving recommendations on program development and delivery of services and supporting the funding development activities.
  • Support the development of strategic alliances, identifying and encouraging essential partnerships between DSA and other entities.


The Advisory Council consists of twelve (12) voting members, eight (8) appointed by the Mayor and approved by the City Council, two (2) appointed by the Bernalillo County Commission, one (1) member appointed by the Village of Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, one (1) member appointed by the Village of Tijeras.

Apply to serve on the DSA Advisory Council. Note: the application process includes a background check.

Current Members

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2022 Schedule of Meetings

Date Location Address
January 24, 2022 Los Volcanes Senior Center 6500 Los Volcanes Rd. NW, 87121
February 28, 2022 North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center 7521 Carmel Ave. NE, 87113
March 21, 2022 North Valley Senior Center 3825 4th St. NW, 87107
April 18, 2022 Barelas Senior Center  714 7th St. SW, 87102
May 16, 2022 Los Duranes Community Center 2920 Leopoldo Rd. NW, 87104
June 27, 2022 CASA KITCHEN** 2540 Karsten Ct SE, 87102
July 25, 2022 Bear Canyon Senior Center 4645 Pitt NE, 87111
August 2021--No Meeting    
September 26, 2022 Highland Senior Center 131 Monroe NE, 87108
October 24, 2022 Palo Duro Senior Center 5221 Palo Duro NE, 87110
November 21, 2022 Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center 501 Elizabeth SE, 87123
December 2021--No Meeting    

Business meetings are held on the third Monday of each month at noon. Changes of time and place are at the discretion of the Council. Call 505-768-3610 for more information.

* Please note that there are no meetings in August or December. 

Upcoming Meetings

Past Meetings

DSA Advisory Council Schedule of Meetings for 2022