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Services and Other Community Resources

Services and Other Community Resources2019-02-05T16:32:12-05:00

Services

WE WELCOME YOU TO OUR SENIOR CENTER!

Tours are available on a drop-in basis on Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  If you’d prefer to make an appointment, please call 322-3630 if you would like to take a tour and learn about the programs, activities and other opportunities https://www.fdl.wi.gov/senior-center/wp-admin/post.php?post=74&action=edit#available at the Center. This tour is for anyone new to town, new members, or those who have not been very active but want to find out more about the Senior Center.

COMPLIMENTARY TICKETS TO SCHOOL EVENTS

The Fond du Lac School District has generously donates complimentary tickets for admission to regular season athletic contests and music department concerts presented by district schools for the public. These tickets are to be used by seniors on a shared basis—anyone who is interested in attending a specific event may pick up a complimentary ticket at the Senior Center, use it for that particular event, and return it to the Center the next day for use by others. The tickets are available for check out at the front desk.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

  • Information or referral on many topics related to aging – call 322-3630 or stop in
  • The Reporter and Action Advertiser available in lobby
  • Snacks, soda and water can be purchased
  • Books, magazines, and puzzles available to borrow
  • “Information Hallway” with a variety of brochures related to community resources, housing, health, and general information
  • FREE WI-FI and onsite computers available for in-building use
  • Photo copies, FAX send/receive and Laminating available  (per page fee applies)
  • Document shredder
  • Magnified reader for visually impaired

Other Resources

AARP – American Association of Retired Persons Fond du Lac AARP Chapter #614 meets at the Senior Center at 1:00 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday of the month. Meetings are free to attend and open to the public. Refreshments are served. The cost to join the local AARP chapter is $5.National AARP Office (toll free): 1-888-687-2277 www.aarp.org

ADVOCAP Employment and Training Program: 922-7760

AGING & DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER 50 N. Portland Street 929-3466

FOND DU LAC COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SENIOR SERVICES Mobile Meals & Senior Dining Program: 929-3937 Handi-Van: 929-3110

FOSTER GRANDPARENTS Contact Bridget Bestor – Volunteer Development Specialist 922-7760

MPTC – Moraine Park Technical College Registration Office: 922-8611 www.morainepark.edu

RSVP – Retired & Senior Volunteer Program Bridget Bestor – Volunteer Development Specialist 922-7760

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION 16 Guindon Blvd., Fond du Lac, WI 54935 Hours: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday – Friday 1-888-717-1526 National Office: 1-800-772-1213 Available 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

TRIAD/S.A.L.T – Seniors and Law Enforcement Together Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of the odd months (except Thanksgiving) at the Fond du Lac Senior Center, 151 E 1st Street, Fond du Lac. Meetings are open to the public.

VETERAN SERVICES 50 N. Portland Street 929-3117