82 Court Square
Alexander City, AL 35010
Nutrition Van Driver
Monday - Friday
7:00 am - 3:30 pm
The primary goal of the Nutrition Center is to secure and maintain the independence and dignity of persons age 60 and above in Out community. The staff and volunteers of the Senior Nutrition Program provide a nutritious, well balanced lunch daily, Monday through Friday. The donation for the lunch is $1.00. General information:
The Center also provides transportation to the seniors. Supportive services such as outreach, visitation, calling, in (ormation and referral, public and nutrition education are provided daily. The PACE exercise program,in conjunction with the Arthritis Foundation,is scheduled on Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:00AM. Games, activities, and socialization are provided daily with Bingo on Tuesday's and Friday's. A few trips through out the year are scheduled. We have guest speakers who provide blood pressure screening and programs through out the month.
The Nutrition Center currently serves 35 congregate meals and we deliver 30 homebound meals to seniors.
The Nutrition Program is sponsored by the City of Alexander City through East Alabama Regional Planning and Development Commission contract grant Nutrition Program. Located in the Charles `h. (Bud) Porch Center Building, the building and it's facility is available for rental to the public on week nights and weekends. Rental fees are available upon request.