Senior Services

Serving Area Seniors
Douglas County Senior Services strives to provide nutritious meals, support services, recreational activities, Homemaker, Senior Companion, and Transportation services to residents 60 years of age or older in Douglas County. We also offer services to help Seniors stay independent and in their homes whenever possible.

We are committed to providing a safe, clean and attractive Senior Center in a customer-focused environment for all participants to utilize and enjoy. The Senior Center provides the senior community an opportunity to socialize, enjoy a nutritious meal and get involved in a number of different activities, special events and excursions.

Nutrition Program Changes
Effective April 2014, all nutrition programs provided through Douglas County Senior Services will see in increase in the suggested donation for seniors that are 60 years and older. The suggested donation was moved from $2 to $3. Douglas County residents 59 and younger will assessed a manditory charge $5.

Big Mama's Show & Shine
We are excited to announce that on May 10, 2014 in Lampe Park the Douglas County Senior Services will host the 14th annual Show and Shine to raise funds for the Home Delivered Meal Program which provides 32,400 meals to homebound seniors living in Douglas County. We invite all to attend, sign up for sponsorship, and show off your classic car! For more information please contact Sheri Karosich 775-783-6455.

New Community & Senior Center
The Douglas County Community and Senior Center
Located at 1329 Waterloo Lane, Gardnerville, NV 89410
In Herbig Park across the street from Lampe Park and next to the Carson Valley Skate Board Park.

The Community and Senior Center will be a place where the whole family will gather. It is projected to open April 201. The construction contract cost is $16.9 million which includes $14.5 million for the actual building construction planned to be Square footage 83,000 sq. feet.

Check out the Community Services Foundation

For a listing of other Senior Related services and referrals, please check our Reference List.

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