Seniors’ centres offer educational, recreational and social programs to those 50 years and older.

Seniors’ centres help contribute to the quality of life for older adults in the community with year-round programs and events.


May vary by location:

  • recreational programs (e.g., special events, concert nights, dancing, exercise programs, card games, social programs, support and educational programs)
  • day trips
  • computer tutorials
  • workshops, seminars and clinics
  • home support non-health related services such as DARTS transportation for shopping, visiting bookmobile, shopping bus

When to use this option

You are a person aged 50 years and older and are looking for recreational and social programs.


You don’t need a referral. Seniors of all ages are welcome.


Phone the nearest seniors’ centre for a schedule of activities and events.


There may be membership or program fees.