Senior services provides a variety of services, information assistance, referrals and follow-ups.
Outreach, that initiates contact and support for seniors unaware of available services
Scheduling and implementing various activities
Special events and seminars of help and interest to seniors
Coordinating and training volunteers to give further help in providing the many services
Furnishes meetings and luncheons for senior organizations
The senior program is funded through the Older Americans Act, Area 12 Agency on Aging. Matching funds are provided by Mariposa County, the United States Department of Agriculture, participants, and organization donations.
Each meal provides one third of the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) served daily to seniors 60 years of age and over, and their spouse of any age.
Congregate meals are served Monday through Friday (excluding holidays), at midday in a social environment at the Mariposa Senior Activity Center.
Hot meals are delivered to "homebound" seniors due to illness, disability or otherwise isolated in the town area. Frozen meal service is available to those homebound seniors wishing to receive them on weekends, holidays etc..
Special Events & Activities
Annual Senior Expo and Health Fair
Volunteer Recognition Day
Holiday Open House
Golden Agers Bingo (1st Friday of the month @ 5:00 p.m.)
Mature Drivers Education
Community Art Class
Community Sewing Class
In-House Lending Library
Senior Gold Discount Card
Various Group Meetings (Rotary, Soroptimists, etc.)