"Empowering adults 50+ in Collinsville Township for personal independence, healthy aging, social connection, and life-long learning."
Welcome to the Center
Breakfast will be served on the first Wednesday of each month. Enjoy a delicious lunch at the Senior Center Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The lunch menu will be provided weekly and includes- Free Drinks and something sweet. Donations are appreciated but not required, we are looking forward to meeting you.
420 E. Main Street
Collinsville, IL 62234 (618) 344-7787
CRAFT ACTIVITIES- Please check updated monthly calendar
for dates and times of classes.
BRIDGE - Play Bridge on Thursdays at 12:00 p.m.
PINOCHLE - Pinochle is played on Monday at 12:30 p.m.
BINGO - Bingo is played on Tuesdays and Fridays at 1:00 P.M.
Join us for an hour class designed to improve strength, stamina and balance. CHAIR EXERCISE - Monday & Wednesday 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. CHAIR YOGA- Tuesday & Friday 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
YARN CLUB - 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 9am – 11am.
TOPS - Meetings on Tuesdays at 9:30 am, Weight loss club. Please call the center for more information.
DANCES - Check the website calendar for upcoming dances held at the Senior Center.
Benefit Access - benefit access is a program available through the department of aging for senior and disabled. This program may help with a license plate discount and/or MCT buss pass. This program is only available online. We can help you apply. For more information and income guidelines. Please click the link below. Benefit Access Program Benefits - Benefits Access (illinois.gov)
Early Voting Site - Avoid the lines on election day! Check our website for early voting hours prior to election.
Room Rental – Rooms in the Senior Center are available to Township residents after regular business hours, as well as to government agencies at any time. Call the center at 618-344-7787 for more information or click here for hall rental rules and application.
AARP Driver Safety Class – This eight-hour class is designed for drivers aged 55 and over. Topics include on how to drive defensively, deal with aggressive drivers, and how to adjust to vision and hearing loss. Classes are held in the spring and fall. Class is also available online.
Land of Lincoln Legal Services offers free legal help for seniors. Please call Felicia at 618-398-0958 ext. 2224 to schedule an appointment.
AARP-partnering with AARP for tax preparation. This service is available February-April.
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