THE CENTER PROVIDES A NUMBER OF SERVICES FOR OUR MEMBERS.
JOB FAIR for PERSONS 45+ YEARS OF AGE. Thursday, March 29th at The Center from 3-7 pm.
AARP Tax-Aide volunteers will be doing taxes at The Center starting February 1st. Appointments will be needed. Appointments will be available on Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:45 am to noon. You may call The Center at 218-829-9345 to set up that appointment. Please be considerate of our Front Desk Volunteers when you call; sometimes, the appointment day you wish is not always available.
Free Blood Pressure Checks are done every Monday morning at 9 am.
‘The Newsletter’ is mailed to your home each month.
Discounts at many area participating businesses. You must show your current $20 annual membership card (at the participating business) to receive the discount.
TeleCare is a special service for those who live alone. This program provides daily contact, a phone call, from a friendly volunteer Monday through Friday. This service is available by submitting an application at the Front Desk.
Advice from Ann is available in the Board Room on Mondays from 9 am to 11 am. Ann is available to discuss home care, respite, adult day centers and assisted living options. She does not advise on Medicare programs.
Computers are available Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. All computers have internet access and are connected to a printer. Keep in touch with family, friends and your grandkids with the use of the technology in the Game Room. Want to just stop in to play games on the computer; you are welcome to do that also. Need to make copies of a personal document; you can do that also for $.25 a copy or $.50 for a color copy.
Library with a variety of books and puzzles which you may take out, read or put-together and bring back to The Center. The Brainerd Dispatch and current popular monthly magazines are available which may be read while relaxing in the Lobby . The Lobby has a comfortable seating area with an ongoing puzzle table and a television. The Center has literature on companies that can provide a variety of well-being services.
Great Gift Ideas: There is the possibility of a New Membership or a Renewal of a Member’s Annual Membership. This is a great $20.00 Gift, which could be used many times throughout each week. We can also order The Center apparel.
Notary Services: Stop in to see DeAnn or call ahead to make sure DeAnn is available when you plan to stop in. She will notarize your documents.
The Center Apparel: We can order Polo Shirts, Tailored Shirts, Denim Shirts, Hats, Hooded Sweatshirts, Fleece Vests or Fleece Jackets at cost. The majority of the apparel is dark green with The Center tan stitching. Post a pic on The Center Facebook page wearing The Center clothing.
Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid is at The Center the 3rd Monday of each month from 9:30 am to 2 pm. Call 1-888-360-2889 and ask for Amanda or Pam. You NEED an appointment. From 9:30 am to 2 pm on April 16th, May 21st, June 18th, July 16th, August 20th, September 17th, October 15th, November 19th, December 17th.