Our goal is to be a part of the support network that is helping older adults to live at home safely and independently. We can assist you with providing information, support, and access to resources. We assess needs and offers ongoing support to older adults. We want to help our participants maintain maximum independence by removing individual and social barriers to personal independence.
Jump ahead to:
- Chair Massage
- Blood Pressure Clinic
- Assistive Listening Devices
- Accessible Van Transportation
- Foot Care
- Jewelry Repair
- Utility Bill Assistance
- Senior Meals Program
- Senior Law Service
- Donation Table
- AARP Tax Aide
- Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA)
- Alzheimer's Education
Chair Massage: Chair massages have numerous health benefits, including:
- Boosts energy, alertness, and productivity
- Increases Circulation
- Reduces muscle tension and pain
- Helps prevent Repetitive-Stress Injuries
- Relaxes and rejuvenates
- Relieves emotional stress
30-minute sessions: $26 ID/$30 OD
Sign up by calling us at 541-736-4444.
Blood Pressure Clinic: Thursdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Free.
Assistive Listening Devices: Available for use during programs. Please notify staff of your need 24 hours in advance.
Accessible Van Transportation: Monday-Fridays; Times vary depending on route. $1.50; Free for Ridesource Eligible Riders. Call 541-736-4444 for more information.
Foot Care: Licensed technician provides basic trim. Bring a small towel. Those with special foot-care needs should contact the front office in advance. By appointment. $18 ID/$22 OD.
Jewelry Repair: Ages 18+. Heartbroken over your favorite necklace with a broken clasp? Join us for free jewelry repair in our lounge. Most repairs are free, and others cost a small fee. 6/6 and 8/1 from 12:15-2pm.
Utility Bill Assistance: The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) helps keep adults age 60 and older safe and healthy through initiatives that assist with energy costs. Waiting list opens Nov. 1 at 8 a.m., please call 541-736-4406.
Senior Meals Program: The Senior Meals Program helps people age 60 and older maintain their independence by providing food and friendship. Meet old friends or make new friends at our tables. Reservations offered but not required. Anyone age 60 and older is served, regardless of income. Cost: $3 suggested donation for seniors 60 and older or $8 for individuals 60 and younger.
Senior Law Service: Senior Law is dedicated to providing access to justice for people age 60 and older. Volunteer attorneys connect seniors with the legal help they need. Please call 541-736-4444 for an appointment.
Donation Table: Every week we put up a donation table with gently used items to pass on to others in need. Limited space available. Please contact 541-736-4528 if you have questions. Thursdays 3-9pm; Fridays 8am-5pm.
AARP Tax Aide: Every Monday during tax season, starting January 28. Please call 541-736-4444 to make an appointment.
Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance (SHIBA): Counselors help you navigate Medicare information. Topics include new to Medicare, Part D drug coverage, Medicare Advantage Plans and other Medicare options. They also assist with billing issues and/or possible fraud. Sponsored by Willamalane Park and Recreation District. For appointment, call 541-736-4421.
Alzheimer's Education: In the early stage of Alzheimer’s disease, families face new questions as they adjust. All lectures are free and held at the Adult Activity Center. Please call 800-272-3900 to register.
- 6/27: Ten Warning Signs of Alzheimer's. Learn the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's disease, hear from people who have the disease, and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others.
- 7/25: Effective Communication Strategies. Ages 18+. Join us to explore how communication takes place when someone has Alzheimer’s, learn to decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia, and identify strategies to help you connect and communicate at each stage of the disease.