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Placitas Community Center

Sandoval County Senior Program

41 Camino de la Huertas
Placitas, NM 87043
Phone: (505) 867-1396
Fax: (505) 867-6716

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday:
8 am to 5 pm

Meals

Lunch is served at the center to senior clients, ages 60+, Monday through Friday.  Guests under age 60 (accompanying a senior) are welcome to have lunch for only $4.50.Homebound meals are delivered to seniors unable to attend congregate meals at site. The suggested donation for meals is $1.50.  While donations for services are not required, they are gladly accepted and allow the program to continue providing services. The noon-time meals are a great opportunity to eat a well balanced meal and spend some time visiting with other seniors from the community. 

Activities and Services

Activities vary at the center and are developed based on input from clients.  Clients are encouraged to suggest activities so that the program may serve new areas of interest.  Volunteers are invited to teach classes.

Activities: 
Arts & Crafts
Billiards
Bingo
Bridge
Cards
Ceramics
Horseshoes
Movies
Music
Project Linus Blankets
Scrabble

Classes:
Beading
Computer
Cooking
Free Health Checks
Fused Glass
Painting
Photography  
Physical Fitness:
Aerobics
Chair Exercises
Yoga
Wii Fit
Open Gym-equipment

Special Events:
Birthday Socials
Dances
Holiday Luncheons
Informal Presentations

Services:
Flu Shots
Frail & Elderly Program
Health Promotion
Legal Assistance
Notary Available
Other Information & Assistance
Tax Preparation
Volunteer Services

Transportation:
Senior Citizens 60+ in the Placitas Area are eligible to receive transportation to and from the Placitas Senior Center for: Medical Appointments, Shopping (locally and in Rio Rancho), Special Events, Field Trips/Activities

For more information regarding transportation, contact the Placitas Senior Center.

Mailing Address:
PO Box 40
Bernalillo, NM 87004

Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday:
8 am to 5 pm