Dana Point Senior Center
Operated by Age Well Senior Services within the Dana Point Community Center
34052 Del Obispo Street (949) 496-4252
We offer a wide variety of programs and services designed for any age senior to meet their educational, recreational, social and human service needs. Activities vary each month and reflect the needs and interests of the community, as well as the resources. We invite Dana Point seniors to join us for our weekday lunch program, or any of the other great activities listed below. You'll meet new people, in a warm, welcoming, friendly atmosphere. (Schedule subject to change or cancellation).
Monday, February 16 - Presidents' Day
Monday, May 25 - Memorial Day
All special luncheons are held from 11:30am to 1:00pm. $4.50 donation appreciated for each luncheon, unless otherwise indicated. Weekday lunches also available, please see the "Services Section."
Friday, February 13 - Valentine Luncheon Party (Entertainment)
Tuesday, February 17 - Mardi Gras Luncheon Party
Thursday, February 19 - Chinese New Year Luncheon
Tuesday, March 17 - St. Patrick's Day Luncheon
Thursday, April 2 - Easter Luncheon
Friday, May 8 - Mother's Day Luncheon
Friday, May 22 - Memorial Day Remembrance (Bring in your Memorabilia in Honor of our Veterans
Saturday, February 14, 5:00pm-9:30pm- Valentine Dinner/Dance - Theme: Let's Go Heart to Heart! Entertainment by Street Corner Symphony. Reservations required by February 10th. Call 949- 496-4252. $25 a couple or 15 single.
Saturday, March 14, 11:30am - 1:30pm - St. Patrick's Day Luncheon - Entertainment, Great Food & Raffle Prizes. Reservations required by March 8th. Call 949-496-4252.
Thursday, February 26, 5pm - Happy Hearts Theme Twilight Dinner
Thursday, March 26, 5pm - Irish Theme Twilight Dinner
Thursday, April 23, 5pm - April Showers Theme Twilight Dinner
Reservations required for Twilight Dinners. (949) 496-4252
AARP Driver Safety Program - Driver refresher course for motorists 50 years and older to help improve driving skills, and learn to avoid accidents and traffic violations. Classes Jan. 28/29 and refresher course April 29.
Age Well Senior Services Non-Emergency Medical Transportation
Bingo - Monday - Friday with 4+ sponsored bingos a month. 12:15pm-1:00pm. Lunch Program from 11:30am to 12:15pm.
Case Managment - Free home assessment to determine the level assistance needed to help maintain senior's independence. By appointment, call (949) 496-9519.
Commodities Distribution - Free food distributed to qualified senior residents by the Second Harvest Food Bank. Eligibility information posted at the Senior Center. Monthly, 9:00-11:00am on Thursday after the third Wednesday.
Hi-Cap Counseling - Free Medicare and insurance counseling. Last Monday of each month. 10:00am-1:00pm, by appointment, call (949) 496-4252.
Home Delivered Meals - For homebound seniors 60+ yrs, or anyone unable to shop or cook on their own. Meals include breakfast, hot lunch and cold dinner, delivered Mon.-Fri. Donation: $7.50 per day is appreciated. Call (949) 496-4252.
Legal Consultation For Seniors - Consult with an attorney fo FREE regarding Probate, Estate Planning, Wills, Trusts and Elder Law. 2nd Wednesday of the month, by appointment. Call (949) 496-4252.
Monarch Health Care - Questions and answers on medical insurance and updates. Meets 2nd Wed. of the month, 11:30am-12:30pm. Call (949) 496-4265.
Senior Lunch Program - Meals served weekdays, 11:45am at the Senior Center. Meals include beverage, dessert and good fellowship. $4.50 donation appreciated. Free transportation provided by request. Call (949) 496-4252 for menu details.
Senior Transportation - Transportation for the Daily Nutrition Program Available for Dana Point Residence - No Charge - Call 949-496-4252.
Visual Aide & Consulation - Braille Institute program assisting seniors with low vision problems; evaluating needs, use of devices to improve reading and other tasks. Doctor's written referral required. By appointment, (714) 821-5000.
Volunteers Needed - Volunteers needed to help at the Senior Center, Meals on Wheels or serving lunches. Applications accepted at the Center, Mon.-Fri. from 8:30am-2:30pm.
BEACH CITIES SENIOR CLUB TRIPS
All trips include deluxe motor coach transportation and depart from and return to the Dana Point Community Center, 34052 Del Obispo. For more information on departue and return times and to sign up for the trips contact Evie Love, Tour Director, at (949) 496-4109.
Feb. 19 - Fantasy Springs Casino - $35.00
March 17 - When Irish Eyes Are Smiling - Musical & Lunch at Almansor - $104
March 26 - Pauma Casino - $10
April 9 - USO Variety Show - Bob Hope Palm Springs Air Museum, Tribute to Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Andrew Sisters & More. - $129