Five Senior Centers Strategically Located Throughout Rockland County
The Senior Centers offer a "home away from home" for hundred of participants who enjoy the
camaraderie of their peers, stimulating activities and a delicious lunch. Any Rockland County
resident 60 years of age or accompanied by a spouse 60 or older is eligible to participate. Door-to-door
transportation is provided. A suggested donation for lunch and transportation is requested, but not
The centers offer:
- Fun activities such as exercise, book discussion groups, needle arts, Tai Chi, poetry writing, cards, shopping
trips, trips to dinner theatres, restaurants, and, of course, Bingo.
- Special events in which all five Senior Centers participate include an Office for the Aging sponsored
Senior Awareness Day, and an annual Medication Management and Walkathon. Other programs can include picnics,
Wii tournaments and special holiday events.
- An "Alert & Alive" program, sponsored by the Office for the Aging, is offered to members
once a year. The sessions run for nine weeks and feature speakers who discuss topics related to health and social issues
such as Stress Relief, Eating Healthy, Creative Writing, Keeping Your Mind Active.
- A hot lunch prepared by our Commissary is served daily.
The Senior Center program is partially funded under the Older Americans Act with local matching funds
provided by the County, various towns and villages and participant donations.
For information on joining a center in your area please call (845) 624-6325 for more information and directions.
Senior Centers are open Monday through Friday generally from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Centers are closed on
holidays and days when weather is inclement, such as "snow days."
There are suggested donations of $3.50 per day for participants who eat the lunch provided at the Center
and a donation of $1.50 for those requiring transportation. However, there is no "fee" to participate.
No one will be denied access to the program due to economic limitations.
Senior Center Locations
Clarkstown Senior Center
Manager: Victoria Falasca
121 West Nyack Road
Nanuet, New York 10954
North Rockland Senior Center
Manager: Michele Agosto
The Village of West Haverstraw Village Hall & Community Center
130 Samsondale Avenue
West Haverstraw, NY 10993
Nyack Senior Center
Manager: Edith Burns
90 Depew Avenue
Nyack, New York 10960
Ramapo Senior Center
Manager: Joan Carter
484 New Hempstead Road
New City, New York 10956
Thorpe Senior Center
Manager: Sr. Maureen Bradshaw
Dominican Convent of Blauvelt
175 Route 340
Sparkill, New York 10976
Programs funded in part by the Administration on Aging, New York State Office for the Aging,
Rockland County Office for the Aging, donations, grants and fees. A copy of our latest annual report may be obtained, upon
request, from Meals on Wheels Programs & Services of Rockland or from the NY State Attorney General's Charities
Bureau, Attention: FOIL Officer, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.