Under the direction of the 411 Seniors Centre Society, the 411 Seniors Centre is a multicultural, proactive resource centre in downtown Vancouver where the community of members, volunteers, and staff address seniors’ issues and concerns and the social, recreational, nutritional, information and counselling needs of members and clients.
About 411 Seniors Centre Society
The 411 Seniors Centre is a multipurpose recreational facility offering a wide range of daily drop-in programs and services to seniors age 55 and older. Programs and services include: information and referral on senior’s benefits and issues; income tax preparation for low-income seniors; simple will preparation; ESL, Spanish, draw and paint, dance, tai chi and yoga classes; snooker, table tennis, woodworking, sewing, puzzles and walking club; daily low-cost nutritional meals; trips and tours; volunteer opportunities; podiatrist, blood pressure clinics and dental screening clinics; thrift, gift and book stores; video lending library; and more. New projects include the Falls Prevention Project, the Women Elders in Action (WE*ACT) Project, and the Lesbian, Gay, Transgendered, Bisexual (LGTB) Generations Project. Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The cafeteria is also open on Saturdays from 9 am to 2 pm.