Department on Aging | Jackson County, North Carolina

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


  • Monday - Friday -  8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m (Unless otherwise posted)

Some of the Center’s Activities Include:

  • Trips
  • Exercise Classes
  • Health Screenings
  • Games
  • Support Groups
  • Craft Classes
  • Literary Groups
  • Volunteering
  • Special Events
  • Senior Games
  • Computer Lab
  • Fitlab Space
  • Spin Cycle Studio

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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