Senior Centers provides a broad range of group/individual activities and services to respond to the needs, interests of older adults and their families in its community. Senior Centers serve as a “focal point” for all the programs available to older adults within a county.
Congregate Meals – A nutritious noonday hot meal that meets a minimum of one-third of the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA).
Home Delivered Meals – A meal delivered to a client’s home one hot or other appropriate meal that meets one-third of the Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA).
Homemaker – Help for essential shopping, laundry, errands, and meal preparation.
Information and Assistance – Providing current information to a client or individual about available resources and linking them to appropriate community based services to meet their needs.
Outreach /Client Finding – To identify clients in needs of Senior Center services and encourage the use of existing services and benefits.
Transportation – Provide transportation from a person’s home to the doctor, drug store, Senior Center, shopping, etc.
Escort – Provide transportation accompanying and personally assisting a client to obtain a service.
Informational Sessions – Other agencies are invited to make presentations of interest to older adults i.e., Legal Assistance, Health Promotion, Nutrition Education, Ombudsman, and Benefits Counseling.
Social Events – Activities to encourage socialization, Bingo, Table Games, Recreation, Arts, Crafts, Pot Luck Dinners, etc.
Senior Center Locations in Cumberland Valley Area Development District:
Bell County Senior Citizens-Middlesboro
P.O. Box 64
Middlesboro, KY 40965
Bell County Senior Citizens - Pineville
211 Tennessee Avenue
Pineville, KY 40977
Clay County Old Timers
144 Old Timers Road
Manchester, KY 40962
Corbin Senior Citizens
P.O. Box 1087
Corbin, KY 40702
Harlan County Committee on Aging-Harlan
P.O. Box 1246
Harlan, KY 40831
Harlan County Committee on Aging-Bledsoe
39 West Highway 221
Bledsoe, KY 40810
P.O. Box 205
Frakes, KY 40940
Jackson County Committee on Aging
P.O. Box 126
McKee, KY 40447
Knox County HELP
P.O. Box 1198
Barbourville, KY 40906
Laurel County OPAC
426 1/2 East Fourth Street
London, KY 40741
Red Bird Mission
70 Queendale Center
Beverly, KY 40913
Rockcastle County Senior Citizens
P.O. Box 691
Mt. Vernon, KY 40456
Senior Citizens of Whitley County
208 South Second Street
Williamsburg, KY 40769