Senior centers provide a safe and helpful setting for older people to be together. They often offer lectures, day trips and a variety of hobby and exercise programs. Many serve hot meals, and some provide home-delivered meals.
Senior centers often can help individuals with taxes, health, housing and other concerns. Some senior centers transport people to and from the site.
Senior centers provide a place to socialize. Look for a center with activities that interest you. Check for a senior center nearby. This Senior Center Checklist can help.
Senior centers’ programs and meals are usually free or inexpensive. Most price their programs so anyone can afford them.