Senior Center

Warren Senior Center
20 Libby Lane
Warren, RI  02885
401-247-1930 • 401-247-1930 (fax - please call ahead)
Hours: Tuesday - Friday  8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Dedicated to Enhancing the Lives of our Older Adults


Staff
Elizabeth Hoague, Director
bhoague@townofwarren-ri.gov


FOR MORE INFORMATION ON VACCINE, PLEASE VISIT THE TOWN'S VACCINE INFORMATION PAGE. 

THE SENIOR CENTER WILL BE HOSTING ONLINE CLASSES UNTIL WE CAN MEET IN PERSON AGAIN.  BELOW IS A LINK TO THE PAGE WHERE CLASSES WILL BE POSTED:


Senior Center Online Classes

 IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING COVID-19:

THE SENIOR CENTER IS CURRENTLY CLOSED

Read more about the town's response to COVID-19 here.

Seniors with questions or who are in need of services should contact Director Betty Hoague by telephone at 401-247-1930 or by email at bhoague@townofwarren-ri.gov .  

Members of the Warren community should pay close attention to information and recommendations from the CDC and the RI Department of Health. 

The RI Department of Health has established a comprehensive website, which can be found at https://health.ri.gov/diseases/ncov2019/ .   

The CDC’s dedicated website can be found at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.

Mission Statement: The Mission of the Warren Senior Center is to enrich the lives of all citizens in the community, 55 years of age and older, by providing education, socialization, recreation, health and information services and congregate meals.

Our Services:       
                    

Outreach Information and Referral:  We provide information on available services and resources designed to improve quality of life.  We can answer your questions about community services and available resources.

Health Insurance Counseling:  A specially trained Senior Health Insurance Program (S.H.I.P) counselor is available to assist with health insurance options, prescription plans, Medicare questions and government assistance programs.

Health Promotion:  Blood pressure screenings are offered the second Tuesday of each month from 9:15 to 10:15 a.m.   Annual cholesterol and diabetes screenings, bone density screenings, and annual flu vaccines are offered by the Visiting Nurse Home and Hospice.

Educational Programs:  Our programs are designed to enhance your senior years with the most current information on issues that concern you.  We offer guest speakers, presentations and classes.

Fitness Program:  Senior aerobic classes, gentle yoga and Tai Chi classes are offered throughout the week.  All programs focus on improving strength and balance. 

Social and Recreational Activities:  Join us for fun and friendship.  We offer the following classes and activities: Mah Jongg, Rummy 500, Cribbage, HiLo Jack, Bingo, crocheting and knitting, crafts, ceramics, painting, flower arranging, coloring, beading, book club, smart phone assistance, computer courses, AARP Safe Driving courses, entertainment and movies, and day trips.

 VISIT OUR NEWSLETTER ONLINE!  Go to www.ourseniorcenter.com. There you can view the last 12 months of newsletters and even subscribe to receive the most current newsletter by email.

 Warren Cafe


A delicious and nutritious meal is served daily in our dining room at 11:30 a.m. for a suggested donation of $3.00 per meal.  Reservations must be made in advance by calling 245-8140 between 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. The monthly lunch menu is available in our monthly newsletter.

Outreach and Referral Services


Senior Health Insurance Program
Prescription Assistance Programs
Senior Services
Food Assistance
Medical Assistance
Heating Assistance
Senior Companion Program
Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
AARP Tax Assistance
University of RI Pharmacy Outreach Program

 Transportation


For Transportation assistance, call 401-255-3338 or 401-247-1930  

The Town of Warren provides senior bus transportation Monday through Friday to residents 60 years and older, or younger disabled, at no cost for shopping, doctors’ appointments and transportation to the Senior Center. 

 LINK TO SENIOR BUS SCHEDULE

LINK TO IMPORTANT SENIOR BUS INFORMATION

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Senior Resources

 Warren Senior Center (401) 247-1930  bhoague@townofwarren-ri.gov

 Office of Healthy Aging provides programs and services for seniors and adults with disabilities.  (401)462-3000    www.oha.ri.gov

 RI Elder Info is Rhode Island’s most comprehensive online resource for seniors, caregivers and professionals.  www.rielderinfo.com

 The Point is a 24/7 help desk for services in Rhode Island.  (401)462-4444