Senior Center

Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Senior Center finds temporary location after building damage
Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Senior Center finds temporary location after building damage
Top Stories Liam La Guerre 10/18/2013 at 2:32PM

The Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Senior Center has found a temporary location after the building was damaged, but leaders still say there’s no place like home. The center, which is operated by Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens, recently moved to the American Legion Post 118 at 89-02 91st Street after a building adjacent to the center’s location [...]

Families devastated by cuts to Jamaica senior center
Families devastated by cuts to Jamaica senior center
News Melissa Chan 4/10/2012 at 11:43AM

Some seniors in southeast Queens may soon lose their “friends.” The Friendship Center — a program under the Jamaica Service Program for Older Adults (JSPOA) — relies heavily on funding from the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) to support its rehabilitative programs. However, due to fiscal constraints, the agency said it could no [...]

St. John’s students makeover Astoria senior center
St. John’s students makeover Astoria senior center
Education & Kids Michael Pantelidis 10/12/2011 at 10:20AM

Students from St. John’s University did much more than revitalize the recreational space at Catholic Charities Peter J. Dellamonica Senior Center – they rejuvenated the spirits of the facility’s visitors. Ten undergraduates visited the senior center, located at 23-56 Broadway in Astoria, on September 24 as part of St. John’s University’s 10th Annual University Service [...]

Zumba Gold at Senior Center
Entertainment Toni Cimino 9/30/2011 at 2:47PM

Zumba Gold at senior center HOWARD BEACH — “Zumba Gold” is coming to the Howard Beach Senior Center. Sessions will be Wednesdays from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., beginning September 21. You must be a member of the senior center to attend the classes. The Howard Beach Senior Center is located at 156-45 84th Street (entrance [...]