Harney County Senior Center in Burns Oregon

Address and phone number for Harney County Senior Center, a Senior Center, at South Alder Avenue, Burns OR.

Harney County Senior Center
17 South Alder Avenue, Burns, Oregon, 97720
Mon-Thu 8:00 AM-4:30 PM; Fri 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

About the Harney County Senior Center

The Harney County Senior Center, located in Burns, OR, is a community center that offers a range of programs and services for aging residents of Harney County. The Senior Center provides programs to meet the needs and interests of seniors, including recreational and leisure programs, health and wellness programs, cultural programs, and classes. The Senior Center also provides social services resources.

Contact Senior Centers for questions about:
  • Burns senior programs
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Senior recreation and activities
  • Burns senior meal programs
  • Eligibility and membership
Eligibility for Senior Center Services

The Harney County Senior Center makes some services and programs available to all, regardless of age. Other services and programs may be limited to Burns residents who meet age requirements. Contact the Senior Center for information on eligibility and membership.

Burns Senior Center Programs

In Burns, the Senior Center offers recreational and leisure programs. These include outdoor sports, indoor games like cards, bingo, and pool, as well as cultural programs. The Harney County Senior Center hosts book readings and performances, organizes dances, parties, and special events, and arranges travel to performances, special attractions, and sporting events.

Senior Educational Programs

The Harney County Senior Center provides senior educational programs in several subject areas. Seniors in Burns can learn about art, history, and music through educational programs. Other topics include self-defense, money management, and nutrition. In Burns, Senior Centers also offer computer courses, provide computer labs, and help Burns seniors spot and avoid scams targeting seniors.

Senior Health & Wellness Programs

Burns seniors can visit the Senior Center for health and wellness programs, which include exercise and fitness classes such as aerobics, yoga, Zumba, and Tai Chi. In addition to exercise classes, seniors can receive health screenings, including blood pressure and glucose. The Harney County Senior Center hosts wellness seminars and features Harney County health care providers who educate seniors on health and wellness. The wellness services also include health self-management programs, which help seniors manage health conditions and advocate for themselves with doctors.

Senior Center Social Services Resources

The Senior Center can help Burns seniors connect with other government programs and agencies that offer senior services, including the Burns Department of Aging, the Burns Social Security Office, and the Medicare Office. Seniors in need of adult daycare services, healthcare assistant, family caregiver support, or other senior services can contact the Harney County Senior Center to learn about the resources available in Burns.

Senior Meal Programs in Burns, OR

The Senior Center offers reduced cost or no cost meal programs for Burns seniors. The Center can also connect Burns seniors with the Meals-on-Wheels program. Seniors in need of social services, human services, or mental health services can contact the Senior Center for a referral to a Harney County agency offering senior services.

Contact the Harney County Senior Center

You may contact the Harney County Senior Center by calling 541-573-6024, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Harney County Senior Center, 17 South Alder Avenue, Burns, Oregon, 97720.

Map of Harney County Senior Center in Burns Oregon