|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Downtown Seniors, Louden Nelson Center|
|Alternate Name(s):||Downtown Senior Center|
Louden Nelson Center Community Center Senior Programs
|Address:||301 Center Street|
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Call for Times|
|Description:||"Downtown Seniors" is an umbrella term for the programs for older adults at the Louden Nelson Center.
ELIGIBILITY: People ages 60-over for lunch, 55-over for other.
FEES: Fees for trips and computer training. Suggested donation of $2.50 for meals. Many programs are free.
|Programs:||The City's Parks and Recreation Department operates a recreation program for seniors, hours varying Monday to Saturday.
Activities and Classes:
Creative Writing for Fun
Senior Massage by Twin Lakes College
Introduction to T'ai Chi and Chikung
Boomer Qi Gong
Aerobic Line Dancing
Senior Computer Center of Santa Cruz
FREE Blood Pressure Checks
FREE Hearing Tests and Hearing Aid Battery Checks
LUNCH AT THE CARNATION CAFE A delicious lunch is served Monday-Friday at noon in the dining room to persons 60 years and up. Stop by and pick up a calendar complete with menu and special activities that happen at lunch. Advance reservations are recommended. Suggested donation of $2.50. Transportation is available. Call 427-0901 one day ahead by 1:00 p.m.
INFORMATION & REFERRAL A Senior Network Services counselor is available every third Tuesday, 11:30 a.m.-noon to answer questions about services relevant to seniors. No appointment needed. FREE.
Senior Computer Center offers computer classes.
***see related agencies below for more info.
|Languages other than English:||Spanish|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within One Block|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||See Description Notes|
|Areas Served:||Santa Cruz County|
|Physical Location:||Santa Cruz|
|Child Agencies:||Senior Computer Center of Santa Cruz|
|This record last modified November 15, 2012|