Seniors

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Senior Center Hours

Monday to Thursday: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM to 1:00PM

If you are at higher risk for serious illness from COVID-19 because of your age or because you have a serious long-term health problem, it is extra important for you to take action to reduce your risk of getting sick with the disease.  

Information can be found on our Coronavirus Update webpage: https://www.danville.ca.gov/754/Coronavirus-Updates-and-Information

FREE AT-HOME COVID-19 TESTS

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. http://covidtests.gov.

If you need a COVID-⁠19 test now, please see https://coronavirus.cchealth.org/get-tested for local testing resources.

Fitness and cooking program Health Order as of September 22, 2021

The Health Office of the County of Contra Costa put in place health order
HO-COVID19-57, mandating vaccination status or testing to include recreation facilities offering fitness and cooking classes or programs.

If the class or the program falls under this requirement, as of September 22, 2021, those ages 12 and above, wishing to participate in fitness and cooking classes with the Town of Danville must provide:

  1. Proof of Vaccination; or
  2. A negative COVID-19 test report showing a test date no more than three days prior to the date Patrons seek to participate in a fitness or cooking class or program.  This report will need to be completed and submitted weekly.

Patrons will be required to show a copy of the vaccination status or negative test report before or at the next or first scheduled date of class or program.  Alternatively, Patrons may send a copy of the information directly to the Recreation, Arts & Community Services Department at recreation@danville.ca.gov.  Please note, this information will be kept confidential.

THE DANVILLE SENIOR CENTER

The Town of Danville strives to offer programs and services which provide positive, enjoyable, and gratifying experiences for older adults within this community. Those programs include:

  • **POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE** Senior Monday Lunch Program: The in-person Monday Senior Lunch Program has been postponed. Please continue to check back for updates or call (925) 314-3430 with questions. We look forward to seeing you soon. 
  • Free Movie Monday: Enjoy a free movie every Monday at 1:00 PM at the Danville Senior Center Community Hall. Email seniors@danville.ca.gov for the updated movie list. No registration required.
  • Senior CC Cafe’ Friday Frozen Meal Program (PDF): Adults 60 and over can receive 5 frozen meals weekly at the Senior Center for a suggested donation of $3/meal, a total of $15 per week. For more information, please call: (925) 314-3430. Rotating frozen meal menus: Weeks 1 - 4, Weeks 5 - 8
  • Special Interest Classes: Programs and activities which provide an opportunity to learn new skills, foster human development, and provide recreational experiences.
  • Health and Fitness Programs: Activities that engage your mind and body to improve healthy living.

CONTRA COSTA HEALTH INSURANCE COUNSELING & ADVOCACY PROGRAM

Contra Costa Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program provide free health insurance counseling to our seniors year-round as well as monthly “Welcome to Medicare” classes.

https://cchicap.org/

Activity Guide

Senior programs and activities have Moved to the Activity Guide!

Adult and senior classes and events are now part of the Activity Guide. Check out all the new and exciting upcoming classes for adults and seniors in the Latest Activity Guide. For questions or registration assistance, please call (925) 314-3430.

senior bocce

Senior Bocce ( ages 55+) is played weekdays on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:30 am - 11:30 am. Each day is an individual registration. You may register for one, two, or all three sessions. $30(R) or $36(N)

Classes run from March to October. For more information, please call the Senior Center at (925) 314-3430.

Zooming across generations

Check out the Zooming Across Generations program! Danville Youth Council members, made up of engaging and creative middle school and high school students, had the chance to interview some local, inspiring seniors. Listen to the special guests explain how their careers evolved and what hobbies they have that continue to impact their lives today.