Senior Center

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Linda Kirkpatrick
Senior Center Manager

Address266 Mechanicsville Road
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Phone706-864-2358
Fax706-864-1335
Emaillinda.kirkpatrick@lumpkincounty.gov
HoursMonday - Friday; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Mission Statement

Promote and provide, in a comfortable and friendly setting, social, educational, nutritional, recreational and wellness programs that will enrich the lives and overall well-being of older adults throughout the community.

Frequently Asked Questions

How old do you have to be to come to the Lumpkin County Senior Center?

Sixty (60) years old for the nutrition program.
Fifty five (55) years old for the activities.

Do you provide transportation?

Yes, to those who are in the nutrition program.

What do you do at the Senior Center?

Eat, have fun, exercise, play games, bingo, parties, socialize, fellowship and more.

Do you take trips?

Only day trips: local restaurants, Walmart, RiteAid, J&J, Post Office, Banks etc.

How do I find out more information?

Call the senior center @ 706-864-2358

How do I signup for Meals on Wheels?

You can call the senior center at 706-864-2358 and they will take your information for a referral or you can call Legacy Link at 770-538-2650 and ask for help getting Meals on Wheels.

What happens once I request to receive Meals on Wheels?

A Care Coordinator will call you and schedule an appointment for a nurse to visit for an assessment for services.

How long does it take to get the meals once I do a referral?

If there is not a waiting list for meals, the time frame is usually within a three week period.

I have several doctors' appointments. What are the options for meals?

There are two options for meals. For those with many doctors’ appointment, we deliver frozen meals on a designated day, once per week. All others receive a hot meal, Monday – Friday.

Are there special meals for diabetics?

For those receiving hot meals, diabetics are served a therapeutic dessert.

Department Staff

NameTitlePhone/ExtEmail
Linda KirkpatrickSenior Center Manager706-482-2507linda.kirkpatrick@lumpkincounty.gov
Rhonda BaileyMOW/Vol. Coordinator706-482-2509rhonda.bailey@lumpkincounty.gov
Hayley JohnstonActivities Coordinator706-482-2508hayley.johnston@lumpkincounty.gov
Susan SandorTransportation Coordinator706-864-2358susan.sandor@lumpkincounty.gov

HAPPENINGS AT YOUR SENIOR CENTER

Activities Calendar

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Senior Center

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SEPTEMBER Activities

September Activities Calendar (2)

Nutrition Program Menu

What’s for Lunch?

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SEPTEMBER Lunch Menu

September Menu (2)

Fitness Class Schedule - Silver Sneakers and Yoga

A VARIETY OF FITNESS OPPORTUNITIES

ARE AVAILABLE BOTH FOR WELLNESS

AND FALL PREVENTION

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Fitness Class Schedule

Fitness Class Schedule - Low Impact (including Tai Chi)

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CHAIR EXCERCISE 
AND TAI CHI SCHEDULE

Chair Exercise Schedule

Tai Chi for Health

TAI CHI FOR HEALTH 

Tai Chi is a slow and gentle meditative exercise that originated in ancient China.  Benefits include improved flexibility, increased muscle strength, improved fitness and improved balance for fall prevention.  Chairs will be used in this class to assist with balance as needed.  Wear comfortable clothing that allows for movement.

Angie Elmore

Certified Tai Chi Instructor


EVERY MONDAY AT 10:30am

NO CHARGE

Senior Center Monthly Report

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ACTIVITY AND PARTICIPATION

INFORMATION

Senior Center Report -July 2018

Senior Center Annual Report

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PARTICIPATION INFORMATION 

Senior Center 2017 Annual Report

Links to Important Information for Seniors