The Amherst Senior Center remains committed to meeting the needs of our senior community. Our office remains open to help you please call us at 413-259-3060. We offer many services and classes.
- SHINE Counseling
- Social Work Services
- Housing Assistance
- Senior Health Services Nurse phone consultations
- Home Delivered Meals
- Take Out lunches
- Online programming
Please continue to remain safe and well by wearing a mask, maintaining physically distance, and washing your hands!
Earn Money for Your Council on Aging, and Possibly Win a $50 Gift Card!
We have secured funding to buy several tablets to begin building a TECHNOLOGY LOAN PROGRAM. If you are interested in receiving a loaned tablet call 259-3060. We will ask a few questions to determine eligibility. As our technology arrives, we will deliver it ready to use!
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Classes for Your BODY & MIND
Healthy Bones & Balance The popular class is online! Exercises are suitable for everyone, can be done in a chair. Classes on Zoom Mondays & Wednesdays 10-11am. Contact Betsy Howlett at firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom link.
Gentle Chair Yoga with Jaymie Try gentle yoga and feel better! Fridays 10-11am. Contact Betsy Howlett at email@example.com for the Zoom link.
Chair Yoga with Lara. Lara’s relaxing chair yoga classes are on Channel 12 Amherst Media. In person classes are Tuesdays 10:45- 11:45 & Wednesdays 10:00- 11:00 $7 per class. Contact Lara to signup at 781-816-3161.
Folk Dancing Join Eva Goldwater & learn dances. Tuesdays 3:30-4:30 at Mill River Park. To join this class contact Eva: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cosmology & Theoretical Physics Jim Van Luik, Professor Emeritus, Philosophy of Science presents this ever popular class online Tuesdays 1-3 pm. Contact Florence Rosenstock: email@example.com for the Zoom link.
Shakespeare. Read The Tempest with a group of devoted literature lovers. Wednesdays at 10:30 am. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for Zoom link.