Programs and Activities

Food Programs for Seniors

The following are food programs offered to Placentia's senior community:

  • A free food box distribution program is offered through Community Action Partnership of Orange County to eligible seniors 60 years and over. Food boxes are distributed the last Wednesday of each month at the Placentia Senior Center. Yearly registration is required.

    The City of Placentia, in partnership with Meals on Wheels Orange County, offers a daily lunch program for older adults. A monthly schedule of meals is available at the Placentia Senior Center Front Desk. Please call 714-223-5943 for more information and to verify program days and times. Suggested donation per meal is $3.00 for individuals 60+. Meal costs for individuals under 60 are $5.00. This program is available for adults age 60 and older. Participants must register for the program on their first visit, and can do so on-site at the Placentia Senior Center.

  • The Senior Grocery Program for seniors is offered the first and third Wednesdays of the month. 
  • The Commodity Food Program is a free food distribution service through the Second Harvest Food Bank to seniors every third Wednesday of each month.

Recreational Activities

  • Movie Days – Thursdays at 9:00 am
  • Bingo – 2nd and 4th Wednesday and every Friday at 10:15 am
  • Arts & Crafts – Days vary, call the center for more information.

Exercise Activities

The following exercise activities are currently not available through the Senior Center.