Jackson County Senior Center


The Jackson County Senior Center is located at the Department on Aging facility and offers daily activities and services for the aging community. The center is certified as a Senior Center of Excellence by the North Carolina Division of Health and Human Services; the highest rating possible in North Carolina. The Jackson County Senior Center provides fun, engaging programs to promote health and wellness, socialization, and learning for the seniors of Jackson County.

Mission Statement

The Jackson County Senior Center promotes positive aging by supporting older adults in their pursuit of a lifestyle that nurtures healthy, active and productive living.

Who is Eligible?

  • Anyone 50 years or older

Hours:

  • Monday  8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday 8:00am  –5:00pm
  • Wednesday 8:00am–5:00pm
  • Thursday 8:00am – 7:00pm
  • Friday      8:00am – 5:00pm

Some of the Center’s Activities Include:

  • WELLNESS PROGRAMMING
  • MAHJONG
  • WRITING GROUP
  • HAND AND FOOT
  • WOODCARVING
  • BRIDGE
  • COMPUTER LAB
  • HIKING
  • FITNESS EQUIPMENT ROOM
  • ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION EXERCISE PROGRAM
  • CRAFTS
  • SPIN CYCLE
  • DANCE AEROBICS
  • MEN’S COFFEE
  • RAISED BED GARDENS
  • SENIOR GAMES
  • VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
  • CHESS
  • QUILTING
  • BINGO
  • YOGA
  • TAI CHI
  • SINGING
  • LINE DANCING
  • HEALTH SCREENINGS
  • TRIPS
  • MEXICAN TRAIN DOMINOS

Click here for this month's activities calendar.

For more information and to sign up for an activity, class or field trip call 828-586-5494.

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