Find 12475 senior centers. Senior centers provide information on senior citizens' benefits, services, activities, housing, and retirement centers in an area.
Senior Centers are open to all individuals of a certain age within a community. The cut-off age varies from one community to the next. Most Senior Centers make their services available to anyone age 55 and above, though some may use a more restrictive minimum age of 60. In some cases, a may make a selection of their programming available to younger individuals.
Some Senior Centers have a membership fee that allows for access to all programs and services. Other Senior Centers make some programs and services fee-based, while providing some at no cost. Health screenings and human service related programs tend to be made available at no cost.
Although membership fees and program fees make up a part of most Senior Centers' funding, most receive substantial funding through their county or local government as well. They are typically organized as a department within the county or local government and benefit from general tax supported revenues.