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Holiday Closure Notice

Due to staffing, the Parks & Recreation counter at City Hall and the Riverfront Community Center will be closed Monday, December 26—Monday, January 2. To be directed to staff voicemail or other City departments; please call 541-917-7777. We appreciate your understanding and happy holidays.

Starting January 3, 2023

Due to staffing, the Parks & Recreation counter in City Hall will be closed daily from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. for lunch. We appreciate your understanding.

Senior and Disability Services 

Senior and Disability Services determines eligibility for medical and service programs to assist people with disabilities 18-64 years of age as well as older adults 65 years or older. Some of their programs (such as those funded through the Older Americans Act), serve people as early as 60 years of age.

If eligible, people may qualify for full or limited medical benefits, Lifeline, transportation services, in-home care services, subsidized payment for services in community based care facilities such as adult foster care, assisted living, and residential care. If determined eligible for services, Senior and Disability Services also facilitates supplemental payment for nursing home care.

SHIBA Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance Program

The Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance Program (SHIBA) is a statewide network of trained volunteers who educate, assist, and serve as advocates for people with Medicare. SHIBA volunteers help Medicare beneficiaries understand their rights and options in health insurance so that they can make informed decisions. Meet with a SHIBA counselor at the Riverfront Community Center by calling 541-812-0849.

Meals on Wheels

The Meals on Wheels Program is designed for homebound seniors, and the disabled under 60, who receive Medicaid services and are unable to get to a dining room in their community. Our home delivered meals are delivered by volunteer drivers.

Meals on Wheels also serves hot, nutritious midday meals at the Riverfront Community Center and offers companionship to seniors who are at least 60 years old, their spouses, and to Native Americans who are 55 years of age or older.

 

Owned and managed by Albany Parks & Recreation, the Riverfront Community Center is a vibrant place where people of all ages, interests and abilities can gather for lifelong fitness, learning, socializing, recreation, and celebration.

The Riverfront Community Center is a safe and welcoming environment that promotes community participation through intergenerational activities and culturally diverse programs that enrich the lives and values of citizens and visitors to Albany.

Riverfront Community Center Code of Conduct

Albany Parks & Recreation

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Riverfront Community Center

 541-917-7760
 489 NW Water Ave
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