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Friends of Estacada Community Center, Inc.

Estacada, OR
Joined in August 2014

About Us

The mission of the Estacada Community Center is to enhance the quality of life of our citizens in Estacada and the surrounding areas, with an emphasis on senior and disabled, by providing nutritional, social, recreational and educational services and helping people to remain safely in their homes.

The Estacada Community Center is located in Estacada, Oregon, a suburban and farming community ofaround 2800

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5-minute drive south of downtown Portland, Oregon. Our missionis to enhance the quality of life of our citizens in Estacada and the surrounding areas, with an emphasis on senior and disabled, by providing nutritional, social, recreational, and educational services and helping people to remain safely in their homes.

Seniors who come to the Center find a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Services are provided to anyone who comes through the door, including those under 60 and the disabled, but our focus is on Senior Citizens. Some of the major programs the Center is involved with are NAPIS (National Aging Program Information Service) which includes Congregate Meals for seniors at the Center and HDM (Home Delivered Meals) also known as MOW (Meals on Wheels). The Center also participates in TRP (Transportation Reaching People).

Hot meals are served in the dining room five days per week. For the homebound,

Meals

on Wheels are delivered by volunteers. The Center provides transportation for meals, exercise programs, events, meetings, social activities, and trips to medical appointments.

The Center works to provide a variety of health related services: foot care, blood pressure checks, and exercise classes. Educational presentations are given on topics such as diabetes, tooth care, balance, home safety, vision loss, etc. The Center would like to starte

ducational sessions held to help seniors navigate the complicated health care insurance system.

The Center provides many recreational and educational activitiessuch as:

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rips to local events and places of interest

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river pontoon boat floats

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picnics and meals at local restaurants

<dl><dt>shopping trips; in-house exercise and Tai Chi classes</dt> </dl> <dl><dt></dt> </dl>

performances by local artists and craftspeople;

holiday-themed parties

. Live music is regularly provided at

twice monthlySaturday dinners

. The Center also publishes a monthly newsletter.

The mission of the Estacada Community Center is to enhance the quality of life of our citizens in Estacada and the surrounding areas, with an emphasis on senior and disabled, by providing nutritional, social, recreational and educational…

Location

  • 200 SW Club House Drive
    Estacada, OR 97204

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