Senior Support Services

Senior Adult Legal Assistance
Free legal assistance for Santa Clara County residents ages 60 and older with problems pertaining to Social Security, Medicare, Medi-Cal, mobile homes, elder abuse, and housing. Spanish translation available.
  • Location: Centennial Recreation Senior Center
  • Dates: Ongoing
  • Time: 1st Tuesday and 3rd Thursday of every month from 1 - 3 p.m.
  • Ages: 60+
  • Cost: Free - Advance appointment required.
Better Breathers Club / Breathe California
The Better Breathers Club is designed for people with chronic lung disease such as asthma, emphysema or chronic bronchitis, and their families. This educational program provides the opportunity to learn more about your lung disease through a variety of speakers that can help you breathe easier and improve the quality of your life. This supportive environment offers the chance to share ideas and concerns.
Blood Glucose & Cholesterol Screening / Blood Pressure Screening
  • Location: Centennial Recreation Senior Center
  • Dates: Ongoing
  • Time: 3rd Thursday of each month from 10 - 11:30 a.m.
  • Ages: 50+
  • Cost: Free - please call the Senior Center front desk to sign up
AARP Tax Preparation
Free income tax preparation for low and middle income taxpayers by IRS certified volunteers. Appointments are made during tax season, February - April, and are scheduled on a 1st come, 1st served basis. Call the Senior Center at 408-782-1284 for an appointment.

Health Insurance Counseling
Unbiased counselors assist seniors and their families understand and evaluate the confusing array of insurance options. This services is provided by trained counselors from the Silicon Valley Council on Aging.
  • Location: Centennial Recreation Senior Center
  • Dates: Ongoing
  • Time: Second and Fourth Friday of each month from 9 a.m. - noon
  • Ages: 60+
  • Cost: Free - Advanced appointment required
Dementia Caregiver Support Group
This group provides a safe place for family members and friends of dementia patients to share feelings, concerns and information.
  • Location: Centennial Recreation Senior Center
  • Dates: Ongoing
  • Time: 3rd Tuesday of each month from 6 - 7:30 p.m.
    1st Friday of each month from 2 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Ages: All
  • Cost: Drop-in, $5
Outreach Transportation
Outreach will provide seniors with rides to their required destination. If you are interested in an application you may contact Outreach at 408-436-4860 or the Senior Center at 408-782-1284 to obtain an application.

Information & Assistance / Senior Peer Advocate
The Senior Center provides information regarding support services and resources available to South County older adults and their caregivers. Meet with a trained Senior Peer Advocate volunteer on Tuesdays and Fridays mornings by appointment.
Hearing Screenings & Hearing Aid Cleaning
Haircuts
  • Location: Centennial Recreation Senior Center
  • Dates: Ongoing
  • Time: 3rd Tuesday of every other month from 9 - Noon
  • Ages: 60+
  • Cost: $5 - Advanced appointment required
  • Facilitated by Cherisse's Hair Salon
Case Management
Our Case Manager helps coordinate and monitor services and resources that older adults need to live safely and independently in the community. Appointments can be made in Morgan Hill on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m..
  • Location: Centennial Recreation Senior Center
  • Dates: Ongoing
  • Time: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
  • Ages: 60+
  • Cost: Free - Advanced appointment required
Senior Produce Market
In partnership with Episcopal Senior Communities, the Department of Public Health and the Health Trust, the YMCA has its own produce market at the CRC! While the intention is to provide produce that is accessible and affordable to older adults, this market will be open for all ages. The market will run all year long!