The Senior Services Division
of the Ashland Parks and Recreation Commission enhances the lives of seniors by promoting healthy aging, well-being, dignity and independence. We empower older adults as valued, contributing members of the community and together advocate for the diverse needs of the seniors and their families throughout Ashland.
The Division offers many services and a variety of free or low-cost recreation, fitness, social and education opportunities activities at Ashland Senior Center
and other locations.
The Division provides information, referrals, and many onsite services to support seniors and family caregivers. Services are provided directly by our staff and trained volunteers or in collaboration with our many partners from other local community organizations. ►Learn more
Recreation, Fitness and Social Activities
Enjoy free weekly game groups, movies, and a discussion group. A line-up of ongoing weekly movement classes and special seasonal classes are offered for a small fee, with scholarships available. ►Learn more
Free social and cultural events or educational workshops on topics of interest to seniors and their families are offered monthly at Ashland Senior Center. Read the Senior News
or our watch our Events
page for the current offerings. ►Learn more
Call 541.488.5342 to sign up for our free monthly Senior News
via mail or email. Learn about our current activities and events, helpful local resources, and ways to stay safe and healthy.
Food & Friends Lunch
Our partner Rogue Valley Council of Governments (RVCOG) offers in-person dining at Ashland Senior Center. A nutritious lunch meal is currently served Monday-Thursday, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There is a suggested donation of $2.75 for older adults over 60, and a charge of $6.75 for those under 60. For more information, please call the Food & Friends Ashland site coordinator at 541.488.9850.
Food & Friends also offers Meals on Wheels home delivery for qualified seniors. Call Food & Friends at 541.734.9505 for more information and to apply.
Ashland Senior Advisory Committee
(ASAC) advises Ashland Parks and Recreation Commissioners on matters related to the Senior Services Division and advocates for the needs of seniors. ►Learn more