Polk County Senior Center

Central Polk County Senior Center

2008 Forest Ave.

515-286-3677

Hours: 8a-5p Monday-Friday (Lunch served at 11:30a)

Contacts: Sara Baratta and Sam McCrory

Neighborhood senior centers offer varied activities and classes on a daily basis. Educational classes, crafts, music, exercise, and games are just some of the activities available. Each center develops their own schedule of activities to match their hours. Of course, you can always just enjoy coffee and conversation with old and new friends.

Lunch is served Monday-Friday at 11:30am at the Central location. Seniors must sign up for meals ahead of time to make sure it will be available for them. The most up to date information is available through nutrition education at all centers.
Click here for the Senior Center Meal Application Form

The 6 senior/community centers, Central, East, South, North, Northwest, and Norwoodville have health clinics that offer dental and medical screening programs. Podiatry services are regularly available at these centers. Blood pressure and dental screenings are at all sites on a scheduled basis. Monthly health education on the latest health topics is available at all centers.