Information for our Senior Citizens
Would you or anyone you know benefit from:
• Meals on Wheels
• A Nutritious Lunch in the Company of New Friends
• A Companion
• Classes and Workshops
• Health Screenings, Clinics, Exercise and Wellness Programs
• Seasonal Events and Parties
• Card, Cribbage, Chess, Scrabble, Bingo, Poker and Mah John Games
• Painting / Drawing Classes
• A Community Garden
• Educational Guest Speakers
• Services, Information and Referral
~ No Membership Required ~
Come join in on the fun! The more, the merrier!
ALTON SENIOR CENTER
7 Pearson Rd.
The Community Center on Pearson Road is used for a variety of Senior Programs as well as being available to other groups. The building is equipped with a kitchen, restroom facilities, and a large room for social gatherings. To make a reservation for function activities, contact 875-0109.
The Senior Community Center is the headquarters for supplying and delivering Meals-on Wheels to our homebound and disabled senior citizens. Meals are prepared Monday - Friday Noontime meals are also served at the center every day Monday - Friday. Citizens can always enjoy a nutritious lunch followed by social activities planned by the Director.
The Center produces a monthly newsletter highlighting senior programs and their luncheon menus. It includes tips with regards to health, nutrition, exercise and legal matters. The Center has clinics for blood pressure testing and flu shots. In addition there are special trips, free transportation, entertainment, volunteer services, internet access, the Visiting Nurse Association and related organizations. The Center is used for commodity food distribution.
There is Service Link Satellite Office in the building it offers referral services on matters relating to aging, chronic illness and disability. There is also a resource library providing individuals the opportunity to research information (educational articles, pamphlets/brochures, internet access.)
Alton Senior Community Center is open from 8:30 am - 2:00 pm, Monday through Friday. For information and a complete listing of scheduled programs call 875-7102.