Senior center

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A senior center is a type of community center where older adults can congregate to fulfill many of their social, physical, emotional, and intellectual needs. In the United States, many towns have a senior centers that are usually locally funded, though some may receive state and federal monies.[1][2]


Activities vary by center and are based on the size of the center and funding. Activities can include:


  1. ^ Joseph, M (2011). Continuing Education in Senior Centers: A Handbook. Amazon. ISBN 978-1-4564-0943-2. Retrieved 2011-10-14. 
  2. ^ Williams and Downs (1984). Educational Activity Programs for Older Adults. Haworth. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Parks & Recreation: West Flamingo". Clark County, Nevada. Retrieved January 30, 2014.