Services

Senior Service

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

Senior Nutrition

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

Special Events:

  • 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

Activities:

  • Cards
  • Community Art Class
  • Community Sewing Class
  • In-House Lending Library
  • Senior Gold Discount Card
  • Brown Bag
  • HICAP
  • Various Group Meetings (Rotary, Soroptimists, etc.)