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).
Jan. 20 - Martin Luther King Day
Feb. 17 - President's Day
All special luncheons are held from 11:30am to 1:00pm. $4.00 donation appreciated for each luncheon, unless otherwise indicated. Weekday lunches also available, please see the "Services Section."
February 14 - Valentines Luncheon - Entertainment
January 23 - Entertainment
Valentine's Dinner/Dance - Sunday, February 9
Dinner from 5:00-6:00pm. Dancing from 6:00pm-10:00pm. Entertainment by Street Corner Symphony. Reservtions required by Feb. 3rd. $15 per person or $25 per couple. Contact Vanna Murphy at 949-496-4252.
February 27 - Entertainment
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 held Jan. 29 & 30 Call (949) 496-4252.
Bingo - Monday and Wednesday each week with 5+sponsored bingos a month, 12:15-1:00pm.
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: $6.50 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. $4.00 donation appreciated. Free transportation provided by request. Call (949) 496-4252 for menu details.
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.
Jan. 16 - Barona Casino $9.00
Jan. 28 - Getty Museum $45.00 (Lunch on your own)
Feb. 22 - Candlelight Theatre Claremont $96.00 (Includes dinner)
Feb. 28 - Harrah's Casino $9.00
March 21 - Backstage Pass & Historic Theatre in L.A. $80.00 (Guided tour and lunch included)