Golden Age Center

Membership is free of charge
The staff and members of the Golden Age Center welcome you! 

Nike Base
3278 Whitehaven Road
The Center is open: 
8 am - 4 pm Monday - Friday

Virtual Recreation Opportunities are now being offered.  

Register by calling 716-773-9682 or 716-773-9683.  
The Zoom invite will be e-mailed out the day before the opportunity.


Please call (716) 773-9682 from 8am – 4pm Monday – Friday, to answer your questions and provide assistance during the COVID-19 crisis.

Other resource numbers to call:

 211 for assistance and questions
858-8526 for Erie County Senior Services

Erie County Senior Services wants you to stay safe and healthy! We know it can be tough to stay home but here's some things that can keep you busy and stimulated.
Combat Social Isolation   


AARP  In-Person Safe Driving Class:  CANCELLED until 2021

Day Trips cancelled the remainder of 2020
All other Special Events are ON HOLD


Alzheimer’s Association of WNY

WNY Programs and Services
WNY Community Social Programs 
Dementia  Caregivers Support Group via ZOOM

Social Group 
Respite Program 
NEW: WNY Community Social Respite Programs 

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Emergency Contact Form (for Respite Participants)
Community Support Programs and  Adult Day Programs

Yellow Dot Program

University Express classes, lifelong learning for adults age 55+, are now available, and offered at the Golden Age Center. These presentations are brought to you through a collaboration with Erie County Senior Services, Wegmans, Excelsior Orthopedics, Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY, as well as partnering senior centers. All of these University Express presentations are FREE, but you must register for these classes.
Fall 2020 Live Streaming Class Virtual Opportunities

 The Grand Island Golden Age Center provides services to all Grand Island residents, 50 years of age or older, regardless of religious, racial, political or ethnic background.  This Town-sponsored facility provides transportation services, special events, educational, recreational & travel opportunities, as well as a  congregate site featuring home-cooked meals weekdays.  Our mission is to  provide safe, nurturing, and enjoyable activities to meet the needs of our senior population.  

Transportation is available on a priority basis for all Island residents over 50.  Medical appointments will be accommodated with first priority.  We also provide transportation for Center activities, which includes participation in the lunch program, trips to the pharmacy, grocery shopping, day trips and more. Please call (716) 773-9682 to make your appointment.

Membership to the Golden Age Center is FREE!  For those age 50 and over, fill out the Application Form and drop it off at the Golden Age Center to enjoy the free, varied, and fun programming available for our community to enjoy.

Meals on Wheels is available for those that are 50 years of age or older, who are homebound and frail.  Meals on Wheels is delivered Monday through Friday, and costs $5 per day, which includes a hot meal and a cold meal. Please find the Meals on Wheels application in the left-hand column. Call us at (716) 773-9682 with any questions, or to speak with our knowledgeable staff to see if Meals on Wheels is right for your loved one.




Contact Info

Call the center at
716-773-9682 or 716-773-9683

Recreation Supervisor
Recreation Leader — Senior Citizens
Carrie Mesmer

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