The mission of Boulder Senior Services, part of the Department of Human Services, is to foster the engagement and well being of older adults and promote a positive image of aging through community collaboration and excellent services.
Section 8 Housing Waitlist OPEN March 22-24, 2016
To become a Section 8 Community resident, you must first join the waitlist. The Housing Waitlist will be open from Tuesday, March 22 at 9 a.m. through Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 4 p.m for three specific communities. Waitlist applications will only be accepted via Boulder Housing Partner's website .
PLEASE NOTE: All available rentals in the Broadway East Section 8 Community will be listed on the Broadway East Community Page .
Spring Program Registration
Registration for the Spring classes, day trips and special events begins Tuesday, Feb. 9 by fax, online or in person for Encore members. Non-Encore member registration begins Thursday, Feb. 11 by fax, online or in person.
See the 2016 Spring Senior Magazine in lower right column on this page for details about events, classes and on-going activities along with the registration information and link to the online registration.2015 Food Tax Rebate Program Closed
The Food Tax Rebate Program application period is now closed. The 2016 application period will begin March 1, 2016. Read Program Details...
Senior Services Programs
Case management and community service referrals
Senior Services provides bilingual case management and referrals to community services. Our Resource Specialists offer individualized consultation with a focus on low-income seniors, basic-needs financial applications assistance, caregiver support, respite assistance and education. Services are available to those age 60 and up and their families. If you are looking for local resources for older adults or family caregivers, contact a Resource Specialist by calling 303-441-4388. En Español 303-413-7494.
Health, wellness and lifelong learning opportunities
We offer SilverSneakers® and other fitness programs, preventive health screenings and seminars and classes through a variety of community partnerships. SilverSneakers® is a registered mark of Healthways, Inc.
Ongoing educational classes and seminars in technology, life skills and aging issues, creative pursuits and day trips are available to those age 55 and up.
See our quarterly magazine for current offerings and ongoing activities held at the senior centers and registration information.
Contact Eden Mayne, Senior Services Manager, at MayneE@bouldercolorado.gov or 303-441-4439 with questions or comments about Boulder Senior Services. If you are looking for local resources for older adults or family caregivers, contact a Resource Specialist by calling 303-441-4388. En Español 303-413-7494.
The City of Boulder operates two senior centers within the city limits.
West Senior Center
909 Arapahoe Ave.
Boulder, CO 80302
Open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
Cafe Classico, operated by Meals on Wheels of Boulder, serves lunch weekdays 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and dinner on Tuesday evenings at 5:30 p.m. at the West Senior Center. Additional information and monthly menus are available on the Cafe Classico web page.
Visitors to the West Senior Center should adhere to the Municipal Campus Rules of Conduct
East Senior Center
5660 Sioux Drive
Boulder, CO 80303
Open 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday