• Senior Center

Cathy Loomans
Director

View Staff

  • Contact Info

    151 East First Street
    Fond du Lac, WI 54935   Map It
    Phone: 920 322-3630
    Contact Senior Center
  • Office Hours

    Monday-Friday: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Departments / Senior Center / Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

MEDICARE INFORMATION

For those over the age of 60, Julie Hilbert, FDL County Department of Senior Service Benefit Specialst, is avaialbe to answer specific questions. She can be reached at 920-929-3521.

HIKING

Tuesday and Thursday Mornings - 10:00

The Senior Center Hikers invite anyone to join them on their biweekly hikes. If there is questionable weather that day, call 322-3630 for info as to whether the hike is cancelled and when it would be rescheduled.

TEE OFF!
If you are interested in joning a women's social golf league, please call for more information - (920) 322-3630.

BIKE RIDES (APRIL-OCTOBER)

Join us for a monthly bike ride April-October.  See the Health & Wellness pages in our newsletter for upcoming rides.

TOPS - TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY
TOPS CHAPTER #0566 meets Thursdays
      6 p.m.

TOPS Club, Inc. is the original, nonprofit, weight-loss support and wellness education organization. TOPS stands for Take Pounds Off Sensibly and has been a highly successful tool for those who are seeking to lose weight and live a healthier lifestyle. The program offers weight loss support, accountability and recognition. Established in 1948 to champion weight-loss support and success,

TOPS has helped millions of people live healthier lives.  

SUPPORT GROUPS
ALZHEIMER'S SUPPORT GROUP  
(4th Thursday of the month from 6:30-8:00 p.m.)
Fond du Lac Senior Center

DIABETIC SUPPORT GROUP
(3rd Tuesday of the month from 4-5 p.m.)
Aurora Health Care Center, 210 American Drive, American Room

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP
(2nd Monday of the month at 10 - 11 a.m.)
Aurora Health Care Center, 210 American Drive, American Room

PROSTATE CANCER
(2nd Tuesday of the month at 8:30 a.m.)
Rolling Meadows Restaurant, 947 S. Rolling Meadows Drive


HEALTH SERVICES
The following health services are offered at the Senior Center on a regular basis:

BLOOD PRESSURE TESTING
Sponsored by various senior organizations
Usually 2nd Friday of the month
9 — 10 a.m.
No appointment needed. Donations accepted.

BLOOD SUGAR TESTING
Sponsored by Lutheran Homes & Health Services
Usually 2nd Friday of the month 
9 – 10 a.m.
No appointment needed; Donations accepted.
12-hour fast is required.

CHOLESTEROL SCREENING
Sponsored by Consultants Lab– A member of Agnesian HealthCare
Lipid Panel + Glucose screening
2nd Tuesday in May and November
8:30 – 11 a.m.
Cost: $25; Call 322-3630 for appointment.
12-hour fast is required.
 
FLU SHOTS
The FDL County Health Department holds a Flu Shot Clinic at the Senior Center every October.

The cost is $30/standard flu vaccine OR $75/high dose flu (This is recommended only once for those 65 years and older.) Both types of vaccines are covered by Medicare Advantage Plans, Medicare Part B or Medicaid. Please bring the insurance cards that you show at medical appointments and Fond du Lac County Health Department will submit your claim. If you have private insurance, you will need to pay cash and will be provided a receipt.

HEARING SCREENING
Sponsored by Avada Hearing Care Center
Hearing Screenings and Hearing Aid Cleanings
Usually 2nd Friday of EVEN months
8:30 a.m.—10 a.m.
Call 322-3630 for appointment; Donations accepted.

VITAMIN D TESTING
Check the latest newsletter for upcoming dates.
8:30 — 11 a.m.
Cost: $45 (This is the 250H Vitamin D test);
Call 322-3630 for appointment. 

EXERCISE

Chair Exercise (Low Impact): Mondays 9:00 - 9:30 a.m. FREE 

*Country Line Dancing:
Thursday evenings 6 - 7 p.m. $10 for 4 weeks.

*Country Line Dancing for the Beginner: Usually meets the first three Saturdays of the month, but will be meeting on Thursdays for the summer; 10 - 11:30 a.m.; $7.50 for 3 weeks.

Chair Exercise Video
: Wednesdays 9:45 - 10:15 a.m. FREE

*Tai Chi
:
Tuesdays: 9 - 10 a.m.
Mondays: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
$45 for 8 week session 
(call for next session dates)

Balance and Body Movement

Chair Tai Chi Concepts

Self Defense

Strong Bodies

Cardio Drumming

Zumba Gold

Yoga with Jeanne

Yoga Fit

Water Exercise
: Daily 8 a.m at the Aquatic Center. $3.75/session or $60 for a 20x punch card.


* Registration required. Call 322-3630

  • You can now view crime reports for the city of Fond du Lac. Click on the Crime Reports link at the left and you will be able to view reports for your area.
    Click here to learn more.

Top FAQs

  • 2. What are the winter parking restrictions in Fond du Lac?