Services for Seniors
Every Third Tuesday of each Month
10 a.m. - Noon
Appointment is required.
Experienced benefits counselors from the North Central Texas Area Agency on Aging are available to help if you have a question about your benefits. Help is available with information about Medicare prescription drug plans, Medicaid/SSI, long-term care benefits and other public benefits. Call 972-624-2246 for an appointment.
A nutritionally balanced lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. by SPAN, Special Programs For Aging Needs, a Denton County program. The suggested donation is $2 for individuals 60 and over; the cost is $5 for individuals under 60. Pre-registration is required and orders need to be made 24 hours in advance. SPAN also delivers to home bound seniors. For more information, call 972-624-2247.
Limited public transportation is available to various locations within the Denton County area for senior residents. To register and get more information, call SPAN Transportation at 940-243-8556. Or, you may go to the SPAN-Transit website and download an application. The SPAN program is provided by Denton County.
AARP Driver Safety Program
This driving refresher course is designed specifically for seniors, and offered several times a year. A certificate awarded at the end of the course may allow for lower insurance rates for the next three years. The cost of the course is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. The one day session meets for four hours. Call the Community Center for upcoming dates and times, 972-624-2246.