Senior Citizens

 AREA AGENCIES ON AGING (MEALS ON WHEELS) (Open to Seniors Aged 60+)
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00am-4:30pm
Location: 2 S 2nd St, Harrisburg, PA 17101
Contact: 717-780-6130

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Medicare counseling; meals on wheels;
in-home care services; nursing home
advocate; loan closet (runs on donations);
protective services for abused adults
 
ID needed for
assessment; Not needed for initial
intake over the pho
ne 
No  No 

 

HEINZ-MENAKER SENIOR CENTER (Open to seniors, but no aids available)
Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am-3:00pm
Location: 1824 N. Front St., Harrisburg
Contact: 717-238-7860

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Day center; play games, puzzles, watch TV, use computers, yoga programs,
ceramics, 
etc, speakers, blood pressure taken, shopping at food pantry
(Heinz-
Maneker food pantry for members only) 
Name and address No Fill out an application;
allowed to visit three times before officiall
y joining 

 

JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER (Open to everyone)
Hours: Mon-Fri 6:00am-9:00pm
Location: 3301 N. Front St. Harrisburg
Contact: 717-236-9555

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Early learning center for children
(infants to first grade); senior citizen group; workout center; pool; offsite camp
 
ID and proof of medical insurance for gym access Yes Membership application needed 

 

LICK TOWERS SENIOR CENTER (Open to all Seniors)
Hours: Mon-Tues & Thurs-Fri 9:00am-1:00pm; Wed 9:00am-4:00pm
Location: 1301 N. Sixth St. Harrisburg
Contact: 717-233-0388

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Provides meals including breakfast (need to pay for it); free lunch (need to sign up for this service), along with coordinating games and activities (i.e. trips) and giving presentations on health, insurance, nutrition, etc. ID and proof of
insur
ance 
Available by
interpreter
’s hours 
Fill out application to get a free lunch 

 

THE RUTHERFORD HOUSE (Open to Independent Seniors Aged over 55)
Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-2:00pm
Location: 3300 Parkview Lane, Harrisburg
Contact: 717-564-5682

Services Documentation Interpretation Screening Process  
Community center for seniors 55+;
recreational programs
 
No ID needed NA Must provide name, address, contact info and
includes a 
membership fee of $40 for the year; fee can be waived for those who cannot pay it