LGS Recreation 55 Plus Services

Senior Resources Offered Through the 55 Plus Program

Los Gatos-Saratoga Community Education and Recreation, in partnership with the Town of Los Gatos, provides comprehensive Senior Services available to all Los Gatos residents age 55 and over. The Senior Services Program is housed in the Los Gatos Adult Recreation Center, located at 208 East Main Street.

The 55 Plus Drop In Office is open M-F, 9AM-Noon.

Call 408-354-1514

Live Oak Senior Nutrition and Service Center

Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday lunch is served from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the Los Gatos Methodist Church

'NEW, IMPROVED LUNCHES' Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday lunch is served from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the Los Gatos Methodist Church, 111 Church Street, next to Los Gatos High School.  Hot nutritionally balanced meals are served to adults over 60 in a relaxed, supportive environment. Also, join them for free entertainment and educational programs. Wednesdays at the Los Gatos Adult Recreation Center Large Hall, 208 E. Main Street, come and socialize and have a great meal with friends at 11:00 AM.  A $3.00 donation is recommended.  There is a choice of salads, sandwiches or hot entrée daily. Transportation is available for the local Los Gatos area. Menus available at the LG Adult Center lobby.

For more information please call Mary Goulart, Program Coordinator, at (408) 354-0707 the day before your visit to make a lunch reservation or for more information. A $3.00 donation is recommended.

'Transitions' Support Group

Everyone is welcome, no fee. This group meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month from 1:30-3:00P at the LG Adult Recreation Center in the lounge. Feeling overwhelmed? At a crossroads in your life? Caring for or concerned for someone? Not sure about next steps to take? Looking for resources to assist you? Janeen Pratt, GCM, is a knowledgeable facilitator. You will enjoy your time with her.

CA Advance Health Care Directive

By appointment, call (408) 354-1514

Brown Bag Program

through Second Harvest Food Bank

Friday’s 8:00 – 9:00 AM

Los Gatos Adult Recreation Center- Large Hall

208 E. Main Street, Los Gatos.

Application approval required.

FREE BREAD

Thanks to Food Match volunteers, Los Gatos Adult Recreation Center is a distribution site for free bread.

Call 408-207-4904 for daily bread availability.

Take some for a house bound neighbor as well as for yourself.

Health Insurance Counseling

Call (408) 354-1514 for an appointment with a HICAP representative.

ASK AN EXPERT

One-on-one assistance in a private office to answer a variety of service type issues.

Call 408-354-1514 for an appointment. Meet with a Gerontologist, Care Specialist and Community Outreach Coordinator or a volunteer SENIOR PEER ADVOCATE trained by Health Trust and Sourcewise, are available to assist you with a variety of service type issues including Transportation, Housing, Caregiving, Finance, etc.

We’re a helpful first stop on your way to finding out about resources and support in Santa Clara County

Income Tax Help

through AARP

February – April

Los Gatos Adult Recreation Center- Large Hall

Call (408) 354-1514 for an appointment.

55 Alive- Mature Driver Classes

through AARP

Check The 55 Plus Newsletter for upcoming dates.

Call (408) 354-1514 to register.