405 East Sixth Street – Casa Grande, AZ 85122
Dorothy Powell Senior Adult Center provides area residents the opportunity to experience recreational, cultural and educational programming in a friendly atmosphere. Dorothy Powell Senior Adult Center is open to individuals 50 years of age or older. Tours and an explanation of our programs are available during our normal operating hours.
All Senior Center participants are required to have a Participant Information Card on file. Once on file, participants will be issued a participant usage card which will be used to scan in upon visiting. Most programs are offered free of charge unless otherwise indicated.
General Information: 520-421-8760
Senior Meals Program & Transportation: 520-421-8765
Open Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Nutritious lunches available. Menus are available at the beginning of each month. Reservations must be made in person one week in advance. Meals prepared by Isaac Davis.
When: Monday – Friday
Time: 11:30 a.m. – Noon
Fee: $4.00 (Sugg. Donation – 60+)
$6.00 (Under 60)
Meals on Wheels (Home Delivered Meals)
The Senior Center provides home-delivered meals to home bound individuals. For more information on receiving meals, contact Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens at (520) 424-2800.
The Senior Meals programs are a collaborative effort funded by Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens – Area Agency on Aging, United Way of Pinal County, Older Americans Act, ADOT, and the City of Casa Grande.
Transportation is available for individuals 50 years of age or older and for those 18 years of age or older with a disability (proof of disability required). Rides are available to and from the Senior Center, doctor appointments, shopping trips, etc. Transportation is scheduled on a first come, first served basis. Advanced reservations are accepted and recommended. The transportation vehicle is ADA accessible.
When: Monday – Friday
Time: 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Fee: Adults 60+ Donation Based
Adults 50-59 $3 (per stop)
Disabled Adults 18+ $3 (per stop)
Riders Assistance Program (RAP)
The Riders Assistance Program is a mileage reimbursement program for Casa Grande residents who are 60 years of age or older or 18 years of age or older with a disability (proof of disability required) who rely on relatives, friends or neighbors for transportation. Mileage is paid to the RAP participant at 50 cents per mile for the purpose of reimbursing their chosen driver for providing transportation services. RAP does not provide drivers. Approved RAP travel within Casa Grande will be reimbursed with a maximum of 300 miles for individuals and 400 miles for married couples per calendar month. Please see the Front Desk for a RAP application. Applications will be reviewed by the RAP Coordinator, and participants will be contacted once their application has been reviewed.
The Rider Assistance Program is a collaborative effort funded by State of Arizona LTAF II and the City of Casa Grande. The Rider Assistance Program is a grant-funded program. Continuance of the program is dependent upon funding.