FunSeekers, A safe non-judgmental environment for people with mild cognitive impairment or those with no memory impairment but have physical limitations due to stroke, traumatic brain injury or Parkinson's disease. Activities include field trips, discussion groups, educational programs give by local experts on travel, genealogy, etc. Exercise programs are offered daily.
Fitzgerald Program is a nurturing environment for people needing a moderate level of care while providing social interaction, physical and mental stimulation. Activities include arts and crafts, reminiscence groups, pet therapy, exercise and intergenerational activities.
Friendship Program in the Catlin Wing, is for seniors in need of a greater level of care and supervision due to more advanced memory or physical impairment. Activities include sensory stimulation; one on one staff interaction; hand-eye coordination exercises, pet therapy and intergenerational visits.
Days of attendance and placement in the appropriate program will be discussed during the initial assessment by the director.
- Transportation to and from the center may be provided by the participant’s family or through Dial-a-Ride program.
- Meals include a light healthy continental breakfast for those participants arriving early,a nutritious hot lunch and afternoon snacks.
Hours: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
The center is open from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM to meet the needs of working caregivers.
Days: Monday through Friday, and two Saturdays per month.
Participants' attendance schedules are customized to meet their individual needs.
Cost: $65 per day for the 9:00 AM to 3:00 program. The extended program is an additional charge of $11 for 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM, and an additional $16 for the 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM program. (The participant must be enrolled in our 9-3 pogram in order to take part in exttended care.) Our programs include lunch and local transportation. No senior is ever turned away because of an inability to pay. A sliding fee scale is available with documented proof of need.
Visits to the center to observe our programs are invited. To arrange a tour please call Adriana Mendez or Martha Mendez at 805-497-0189.
Programs partially funded by Ventura County Area Agency on Aging.