Now, in our 43rd year of service, our Center successfully delivers the following programs to more than 700 seniors:
 

  • Daily delicious and nutritious breakfasts and hot lunches on site at the Center (Nearly 14,000 annually)
  • Wellness programs, cognitive games, and exercise classes, such as yoga, aqua therapy, strength and balance and more (850 hours annually)
  • Life Long Learning educational sessions addressing health-related issues, personal safety, identity theft and fraud, fire safety, energy efficiency
  • Seminars conducted by physicians on specific health concerns related to aging
  • Recreational and social activities such as games, crafts, art classes and excursions to local cultural institutions (1750 hours in FY17)
  • One-on-one counseling and assistance with referrals for income tax preparation, legal matters, in-home nursing services, affordable housing, low income energy assistance, property tax and rent rebate, and enrollment help for entitlement programs, including SSI, VA, SNAP, transit cards, Medicare and PACE/PACENET prescription drug coverage. (Approximately 700 seniors benefited from this service in FY 2017.)
  • Opportunities for seniors to stay active and find purpose through volunteering at the Center (105 volunteers gave 4741 hours in 2017)

Downingtown Area Senior Center, Inc

DASC | 983 East Lancaster Avenue | Downingtown, PA 19335

Phone: 610-269-3939 Fax: 610-269-4250

Monday through Friday 9am-3pm

 

Email: Muriel.Kennedy@downingtownseniors.org