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Jamaica Service Program for Older Adults
Friendship Center



Address:92-33 170th street Jamaica NY 11433
Telephone(s):718-657-6500, Ext. 1543
Fax:(718) 525-4878.


Description:

The Friendship Center is intended for frail, older adults unable to participate in usual senior center activities. The Center provides a specialized daily program under the supervision of an interdisciplinary team. The Center provides mid-day meals, information and referral, educational programs, health promotion, socialization, recreation, transportation, and inter-generational programs.




Hours:

Mon-Fri, 8:30 - 4.


Eligibility Requirements:

Mentally and physically frail elderly age 60 and older who are self-toileting, self-feeding, ambulatory, continent, no danger to self or others, and able to participate in a group setting are eligible.


Fees/Methods of Payment:Voluntary contribution for lunch and transportation.
Access for People with Disabilities:Wheelchair accessible.


Services Offered:MealsSenior CentersSpecialized Information and Referral
Target Groups(By Need):Older Adults