Active Adult Center

Senior Services

Active Adult Center
The Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department is responsible for administering and coordinating the city´s Active Adult Center, which provides ongoing programs and services, as well as special activities, for individuals 55 years of age or older. The Active Adult Center is managed by one full-time Senior Center Supervisor.

Staff & Activities


The Active Adult Center has one full-time staff member, a part-time kitchen aide, and a large number of volunteers to provide and/or coordinate ongoing services and activities, including:
  • Free health screenings
  • Information and referral services
  • Dance and exercise classes
  • Special interest classes (photography, arts, and crafts)
  • Education classes
  • Monthly birthday luncheons
  • Movie/video screenings
  • Bingo and drop-in bridge

Newsletter


The center publishes a monthly newsletter featuring a calendar of events and activities. Additionally, the center provides both onsite congregate and home-delivered meals that are served weekdays at the Active Adult Center.

The city receives a grant from the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging to provide this program. In previous years, this program was operated by the County of Ventura.

Special Events

 

Telecommunications Presentation  


According to the Hearing Loss Association of America, about 20% of Americans experience some degree of hearing loss. At age 65, that numbers increases and one out of three people experience a hearing loss concern. Maja Wolf of ClearCaption will discuss hearing loss and describe how telecommunication devices can help with hearing loss. She will describe how anyone with hearing loss can access a FREE captioning phone for use in your home. Call 517-6261 to make a reservation for this informative presentation and demonstration.

Date: Tuesday, June 13

Time: 1:00 p.m.

 

Father's Day Luncheon

 
Celebrate Father’s Day a few days early at the Active Adult Center with a delicious, off-menu lunch and entertainment performed by Phil Mercurio and his “electrifying” guitar. Limited seating will be available so call 805-517-6261 to make your reservation. The Senior Nutrition Program is partially funded by Older American Act funds granted by the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging. This service is sustained with the help of your contributions. No recipient will be denied service because of their inability to donate the suggested amount.

Date: Friday, June 16


Time: 11:45 a.m.
Suggested Donation: $3.00 (60 yrs. +) 
Lunch Cost: $6.75 (Under 60 yrs.



HICAP: How Do Public Benefits Work For You?


Medicare offers a multitude of public benefits that can help seniors. HICAP community educators will review Medicare savings programs, such as the Extra Help program, which helps seniors with monthly prescription plan costs and deductibles. The PACE program is a Medicare and Medicaid program that helps people meet their health care needs in the community instead of going to a nursing home or other care facility. Learn what is available to you and how you can qualify to receive these benefits by calling 805-517-6261 to make a reservation.    

Date: Tuesday, June 27
Time: 1:00 p.m.


June Birthday Luncheon and Rock N Roll Celebration

Join us and be witness to one of Ventura County’s best guitarist as Teresa Russell, a blues & rock guitarist and vocalist, performs her classic rock & delta blues at the AAC. The Senior Nutrition Program is partially funded by Older American Act funds granted by the Ventura County Area Agency on Aging. This valuable service is sustained with the help of your contributions. No recipient will be denied service because of their inability to donate the suggested amount.

Date: Wednesday, June 28
Time: 11:45 a.m.
Suggested Donation: $3.00 (60 yrs. +) 
Lunch Cost: $6.75 (Under 60 yrs.



Applications


Please print out the application and mail the completed form to:

Active Adult Center
City of Moorpark
799 Moorpark Avenue
Moorpark CA 93021