Golden Age Center
***Meals on wheels continues as normally scheduled***
GOLDEN AGE CENTER BUILDING, PROGRAMS AND
ALL SENIOR SERVICE ACTIVITIES
are suspended Until further notice
This would include all Consistent Weekly Programs & Special Events, Transportation, the Golden Age Center lunch program, and rentals of the Community Center. The Town has been in close contact with Erie County Senior Services and will be providing continuing updates.
Please call (716) 773-9682 from 8am – 4pm Monday – Friday, to answer your questions and provide assistance during the COVID-19 crisis.
We look forward to the reopening in the near future.
Other resource numbers to call:
211 for assistance and questions
858-8526 for Erie County Senior Services
Erie County Senior Services wants you to stay safe and healthy! We know it can be tough to stay home but here's some things that can keep you busy and stimulated.
Combat Social Isolation
Membership is free of charge.
The staff and members of the Golden Age Center welcome you!
3278 Whitehaven Road
The Center is open:
8 am - 4 pm Monday, Tuesday, Thrusday, & Friday
8 am - 8 pm on Wednesday
May AARP Safe Driving Class: Scheduled for August 2020
Day Trips cancelled the remainder of 2020
All other Special Events are ON HOLD
Register by calling 716-773-9682 or 716-773-9683.
The Zoom invite will be e-mailed out the day before the opportunity.
WNY Programs and Services
WNY Community Social Programs
Dementia Education Webinars - June 2020
Caregivers Education Webinars - June 2020
Social Group Respite Program
NEW: WNY Community Social Respite Programs
Dementia Caregiver Support Group
Emergency Contact Form (for Respite Participants)
Community Support Programs and Adult Day Programs
University Express classes, lifelong learning for adults age 55+, are now available, and offered at the Golden Age Center. These presentations are brought to you through a collaboration with Erie County Senior Services, Wegmans, Excelsior Orthopedics, Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY, as well as partnering senior centers. All of these University Express presentations are FREE, but you must register for these classes.
Spring & Summer 2020 Live Streaming Class Virtual Opportunities
The Grand Island Golden Age Center provides services to all Grand Island residents, 50 years of age or older, regardless of religious, racial, political or ethnic background. This Town-sponsored facility provides transportation services, special events, educational, recreational & travel opportunities, as well as a congregate site featuring home-cooked meals weekdays. Our mission is to provide safe, nurturing, and enjoyable activities to meet the needs of our senior population.