Carbon Valley Senior Center / Carbon Valley Recreation District

Carbon Valley Recreation District

 
Data Provided By
United Way of Weld County
General Information
Description of ServiceSenior Programming at the Carbon Valley Senior Center is open to all seniors age 55 and older.
Urgent Services ProvidedThe Carbon Valley Senior Center offers a variety of social, fitness, educational, recreational, wellness, and cultural opportunities for adults age 55 and older. From indoor skydiving to coloring groups to Zumba gold, we're here to help you live your best life.

Drop in any time during business hours to check out the facility and meet new people. The senior library offers a diverse selection of books and puzzles and our lounge is the perfect place to play a game, do a craft, or simply enjoy a cup of coffee. A computer is also available for daily use during business hours. We hope you'll join us for activities, lunches, socializing, trips, and lots of fun!

Mission Statement:
We strive to enhance the lives of every person 55 and older by providing fitness, wellness, education and social opportunities to improve health and leisure concepts for a lifetime.

Transportation:
If you're in need of transportation to medical appointments or grocery store/drug store, call Senior Resource Services at 970-352-9348. Appointments for transportation must be scheduled at least three days in advance.

Loan Closet:
The Center has a limited amount of wheelchairs, crutches, walkers, shower stools, toilet raisers, etc. for loan. The American Legion has items also and can be reached at 303-833-3878.

Volunteer Opportunities:
Volunteers make great things happen at the center. We work with RSVP (Retired Senior Volunteer Program) so volunteers can track their hours using a recording sheet which is available at the AA Center office. Whether answering phones, making newcomers feel welcome, or checking in lunch guests, our volunteers are the foundation to our successful program. Call 303-833-2739 today to see how you can get involved.

Lunches:
Wednesday Lunches
Join us at the Senior Center every Wednesday at noon for a hot meal. Menus will be available the first of each month along with a monthly program review. Stay after lunch every Wednesday to play Bridge, Dominoes, Chicken Foot and more. Registration is required by 11 am the day before the lunch.
Day: Every Wednesday
Time: Noon
Cost: $7 Senior Center Member, $8 District, $10 Non- District

Weld County Senior Nutrition Lunch:
Friendly Fork- Weld County Lunch Program
The County’s Senior Nutrition Program provides nutritious and delicious noon-time meals for seniors. The Senior Nutrition Program’s meal strives to meet 33 1/3 percent of the daily recommended dietary allowance. For more information and menu’s visit www.weldaaa.org Click here for this month's menu.

Blood Pressure Checks:
Join us the third Wednesday of the month at 11:45 am to keep up on your heart stats. Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT’s) are available to check your blood pressure at the Active Adult/Senior Center.
Birthday Celebrations
At Wednesday's lunch, once a month, we have “BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS” If it's your birthday during that month we'll all celebrate and sing “Happy Birthday to You!”
LocationWeld County
Geographical AreaCarbon Valley, Frederick, Firestone, Erie, Dacono,
Intake ProcedureTelephone/Walk in
 
Client Information
Target PopulationSenior Citizens
GenderEither
Languages SpokenEnglish
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesService/Lunch fees apply
Fee AmountsCall for fees
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Specific Hours: Lunches Hours: See Urgent Services Provided or call
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Alex Cox
Contact's Position Senior Center Coordinator
Contact's Phone (303) 833-2739
Physical Site Address 1 6615 Frederick Way
Physical Site City, State, Zip Frederick, CO 80530
Main Phone 303) 833-2739
Fax (303) 833-7068
Web Address www.recdistrict.com
 
Additional Information
SourceWeld
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Carbon Valley Recreation District
Affiliated Program: Carbon Valley Recreation District
This Service: Carbon Valley Senior Center / Carbon Valley Recreation District
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Congregate Meals/Nutrition Sites (BD-5000.1500)
Senior Centers (TC-5500.8000)