The Salida Senior Citizens Center has become a very needed asset for the citizens, groups and non profits of Chaffee County. The Center has been providing hot meals for Seniors along with a place for them to meet and interact with other Seniors . The Seniors also meet for activities such as hiking, dancing, exercises and bingo . The Center started administering the TEFAP (the Emergency Food Assistance Program) and the CSFP (the Commodity Supplemental Food Program through Care and Share out of Colorado Springs Co. The CSFP program started with 28 participants in June of 2014 and has now grown to over 140 participants. The TEFAP program helps provide food to over 150 households and over 225 people. The Colorado Central Humanists provide toiletries and other items to people that participate in the food programs. The TEFAP and CSFP program is delivered to the center on the first Wednesday of each month and handed out immediately following unloading truck usually around 9:30 a.m.
SALIDA ROTARY MEETS HERE EVERY MONDAY AT NOON.
SBA MEETS THE FIRST AND THIRD THURSDAYS AT 8:00 a.m.
Salida Community Center does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations
This institution is an equal opportunity provider.
At Salida Community Center, our highest priority is satisfied customers. You are important to us and you can expect us to go the extra mile for your business. Superior customer service is the hallmark of Salida Community Center. We are proud to serve you.