Seniors receiving the at-home care Prescott, AZ, families trust need to get of out the house every once in a while and socialize with other people around their age. If your aging loved one wants to have some fun while making new friends, he or she can do so at the following popular local spots.
1. Prescott Public Library
Located at 215 East Goodwin Street, this learning center hosts many senior-friendly events, including a weekly Lunch with a Librarian event, which takes place at the Rowle P. Simmons Community Center the second and fourth Thursday of every month from 11am to 1pm. At this social event, your loved one can enjoy a delicious lunch from Meals on Wheels and have the opportunity to mingle with others, learn how to check out movies and books, place holds, receive a new library card, and get his or her reference questions answered.
2. Watson Lake
The Forever Young Seniors Prescott organization of people 55 and older believe having good times together is better than being alone. They host holiday and weekly events that include trying new restaurants and game nights. Every Wednesday at 3pm, seniors meet at Watson Lake to play bocce ball, which is followed by a potluck dinner. This organization caters to singles, but everyone in this age group is welcome. All of the activities they host are designed to enrich a senior’s life.
3. Prescott Life Church
Located at 2200 North Highway 89, this church has formed a group called JOY. Though anyone can become a member of JOY, the majority of the participants are 55 and over and retired. They work as a team to help seniors with physical and cognitive challenges successfully participate in their sponsored activities, which range from a weekly breakfast at the Golden Corral to prayer groups. These activities give your loved one the chance to meet new people in a safe environment.
4. Adult Center of Prescott
Located at 1280 East Rosser Street, this community center offers a variety of senior-friendly events throughout the year. Every Thursday and Sunday afternoon they host bingo games and specials at 1:30pm. Here, your loved one can have a wonderful time playing bingo while meeting new acquaintances that share his or her love for the game.
If your loved one needs transportation to attend events such as these or help with bathing and grooming, reach out to Home Care Assistance. In addition to our high-quality respite and live-in care, we also offer comprehensive Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, and dementia care Prescott, AZ, seniors can count on. Learn more about our senior care services by calling 928-771-0105 today. Our friendly Care Managers are available 24/7 to take your call.