Programs and ServicesHealth Programs : We actively promote the physical and emotional well-being of seniors through health screenings, professional counseling, fitness classes and other programs.Transportation: M-F, morning and by appointment. Staff and volunteers help seniors with their transportation needs, driving more than 14,000 miles in 2003, an increase of 15 percent from 2002. Homemaker Services: By appointment. Helping people take care of themselves in their own homes, we provided more than 4,000 hours of service in 2003, a 16 percent increase from the previous year. Meals: M & W. Noon meals are served twice a week, providing more than 1,000 hot meals at the Center each yearVolunteer Opportunities: We provide volunteer opportunities for nearly 100 individuals at the Center and refer members to other local organizations that request volunteers.Information and Referral: Daily, we assist individual visitors and callers with their questions and concerns, including insurance support programs and computer instruction.Social Programs: Group activities and special events such as potlucks, card games, crafts and quilting groups reduce the isolation and loneliness of seniors—and are great fun.
WHAT WE DO
The Great Room
The Yellow Springs Senior Center Great Room offers a meeting space for receptions, birthday parties, reunions, recitals, lectures and meetings for private and nonprofit use.This large, carpeted room has chairs and tables for 80 people (maximum capacity is 95) and an adjoining kitchen.It also has a baby grand piano, wide-screen TV with VCR/DVD and a podium.