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SENIOR OUTREACH PROGRAM and the SHAFFER SENIOR ENRICHMENT CENTER

The Senior Outreach Program offers a variety of services for seniors who live in Highlands neighborhood. These services include educational and recreational activities, transportation, advocacy, referral services, health promotions and benefits counseling (to assist with selecting plans and benefits for Medicare Part D). The following services are offered within this program. 

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Senior Outreach Program Office Hours
1228 E. Breckinridge St., Louisville, KY  40204
502-459-0132
Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 1:00pm

Daily Senior Activities
HCM offers daily activities and community engagement for seniors at two different locations.

Highlands Community Campus - Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
For Seniors 50+
Located at HCM's main campus, 1228 E. Breckinridge St. at the corner of Barret Ave.
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:30 am - 1pm, with lunch served at noon.
Call 502-451-3695 x210 by 11:00 the day before for lunch reservation.

Shaffer Senior Enrichment Center - Tuesdays and Thursdays
For Seniors 60+

Located in Woodbourne House at 2204 Woodford Place, 40205 (white house behind Douglass Blvd. Christian Church).
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm, with lunch served at 11:30.
Call 502-485-0850 by 11:00 the day before for a lunch reservation.

Meals on Wheels **
We have a contract with Louisville Metro Senior Nutrition to coordinate home-delivered meals to persons age 60 and older who are homebound and unable to prepare meals themselves. A regular balanced diet which meets 1/3 of dietary requirements is provided.   To check eligibility, please call 502-459-0132 x206.

** "This project is funded, in part, under a contract with KIPDA and the Commonwealth of Kentucky, Cabinet for Health and Family Services with funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  Nutrient dense meals are planned using preparation and delivery methods that preserve the nutritional value of foods.  Meals served provide at least 1/3 of the recommended dietary allowance established by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences."  

Wellness Services – Including exercise classes, podiatry clinics, and the distribution of health aides like walkers, canes and wheelchairs. Specific exercise classes include zumba, tai chi and line dancing.  Click here for our newsletter to find out details.

Additional Services – Including counseling, information on community services and eligibility, housing assistance (HUD, Section 8, long-term care, assisted living and personal care) and application assistance (for Tarc3, LHEAP, QMB, food stamps and Medicare Part D). Call 502-451-3695 x260 for information.