Rogersville Senior Center

Serving Webster, Greene & Christian Counties

 
 

Services Available

* Information and Referral

* Nutrition:

       Congregate Meals

        Home Delivered Meals

        Education

* Outreach

        Home Visits with hot meals

        Referrals

* Recreation

* Routine Health Services

        Blood Pressure Checks

        flu Vaccinations

        Education

* Senior Fitness

* Tax Preparation

* Volunteer Opportunities

Information and Referral:

The Center is a source for information on agency services, health services, education and assistance programs.

Nutrition

Lunch is served from 11:30 tto 12:15 Monday through Friday at the Center. Hot meals are delivered to homebound Seniors in the Rogersville area on weekdays. A supply of frozen meals is provided to homebound Seniors in Webster, Greene and Christian counties. A donation of $3.00 is suggested from those over 6o. Guests , under age 60, may eat lunch for a charge of $5.00. Food stamps are accepted. (The meal program is partially funded by the Southwest Missouri Office on Aging.)  The Rogersville Center also cooks for the center in Seymour, and hot meals are provided to the homebound in these cities.

Outreach

The Center's administrator is available to make home visits for educating senior's needs for homebound meals.  Companion care may also be provided.

Health Services

Blood pressure checks, preformed by the Logan-Rogers Fire Department, and a Foot Clinic is provided each month.  Flu shots are scheduled yearly.  Education programs are presented on health, medications and nutrition.

Tax Preparation

Appointments are scheduled for free tax consultation and preparation by  IRS trained volunteers, February to April.  Emphasis is placed on identifying those that qualify for the Missouri Property Tax Credit for Seniors.  This service is provided through the cooperative efforts of Southwest Missouri Office on Aging and the Internal Revenue Services.