Alden Senior Citizens' Programs
Alden Community/Senior Center
13116 Main Street
Alden, NY 14004
In cooperation with the Alden Senior Citizen Club, the Town of Alden assists in providing many activities for our community's seniors. From luncheons, tours, recreation programs and transportation service, programs abound for members of the greatest generation.
Senior Lunch Program
Lunches are provided at the Alden Senior Center every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at Noon. The cost is a $3.00 per person donation, however no one is denied a meal due to an inability to pay. All luncheon reservations must be made seven days in advance. All preorders or cancellations must be made by contacting the Nutrition Director. Menus are available for the entire month.
Nutrition director- Mary Erickson
(716) 335-8009 or (716) 937-9468
All activities are held in the Alden Senior Center, located in Memorial Park, Main Street in the Village of Alden.
|Monthly Activities as noted on monthly calendar:|
*First Tuesday of each month Town of Alden issues
$100 in Tops gift cards as prizes
*At Alden Lanes. Pre-Bowl at 12:15pm
*$2 per class fee. Open to Alden residents only
*May be suspended for the summer months
|Sr. Meetings||2nd and 4th Wednesday
*Second member meeting celebrates that month's member's
birthdays with cake and ice cream
Van Reservations: Michele Hoffman: (716) 480-6532 or Highway Department: (716) 937-7336
The Town of Alden meets the transportation needs of Alden's Seniors through the Senior Van Program. This service is available to any Alden Town or Village resident who is at least 60 years of age. The first Wednesday of each month the van travels to Eastern Hills Mall. The service is free, the handicap accessable van travels anywhere within the Township. Hours of operation are Tuesdays 11:00am – 4:00pm, Wednesdays 8:30am to 3:00pm and Thursdays from 8:30am to 3:00pm.
Senior Citizen Trips
In partnership with the Alden Senior Citizen Club, the Town of Alden sponsors numerous day tours throughout the region. The trips are nominal in cost and advance reservations must be made. Check out the Alden Advertiser for current Travel Trips or for more information please call Helen at 937-6722 or Louise at 937-3466.
Alden Meals on Wheels
Alternative Care Services of WNY provides a local, nutritional program designed to provide one, two or three nutritious home cooked meals daily for Alden's seniors. Special diets can be accommodated, meals are delivered hot daily between 11:15am - 12:15pm Monday thru Friday and can be provided for up to seven days per week. For more information residents should contact (716) 937-7105.