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The Saratoga Senior Center is a comfortable and friendly place - no matter what activity you are joining; from exercise, luncheons & movies to dances, social hour or walking club, we are here for you.
SASC offers a variety of free services at the senior center:
Health Services Financial/Legal Services Support Services Other Services
Blood pressure checks
We offer free blood pressure checks the 3rd Thursday of each month, from 10:30 - 11 am, at the Senior Center. No Appointment Necessary.

Health Insurance Counseling / HICAP
Covers medical insurance issues, long-term care, and Medicaid and Medigap counseling. Health insurance counseling is offered free the 4th Tuesday of every month, from 1:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon. Please call the front desk at 868-1257 for more information and to schedule an appointment.

Medical Equipment Lending Program
The Medical Equipment Lending Program was created to assist seniors who may need medical equipment on a temporary basis. We receive our equipment through donations from our community. Some of the equipment, which is available to you, are: bath chairs, walkers, crutches, and wheelchairs.
This is a free service for you! If you need more information about our equipment, or would like to donate your equipment that you no longer need, please call us at 867-1998 ext. 237 or contact us at the Senior Center.

Flu Shots
Date not yet available for next flu shots. Typically held in late Oct. or beginning of Nov.

Tax Assistance
AARP Tax Aide is the nation's largest free, volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service. This free help on your taxes is available at the Senior Center for several months during the tax season. It is designed for low and middle income taxpayers, with special attention to those age 60 and above. Call the front desk at 868-1257 for more information and to schedule an appointment.

SALA - Legal Assistance
Clients must be 60 years or older and a Santa Clara County resident. Free services are provided by volunteer attorneys or paralegals. Legal assistance is provided for social security, Medicare, housing, landlord issues, power of attorney for health care, elder abuse, consumer problems, and simple wills. Please call the front desk at 408-868-1257, for information on obtaining free legal advice.

Caregivers Support Group
SASC offers the following support group for its members:
  • Caregivers Support Group
    These meetings will provide support from other caregivers and resources to help choose the best care for your loved one. Facilitator is Janeen Pratt. Our resource group offers those caring for older adults the opportunity to share their experiences, ask questions, learn care strategies, and build camaraderie with others. Meetings feature specific care giving topics and open discussion in a confidential, encouraging environment.
    3rd Wednesday from 2:15PM to 3:15PM at the Saratoga Senior Center in the Magnolia Room.
    No set dates for meetings. Please call for information.

    Transportation to/from SASC Events
    If you need a ride to/from any of our events or programs, call Outreach at 436-2865 to sign up.

    Ask a Senior Expert
    Do you have a question, or a concern about yourself or a loved one? Do you need to know about services available in our area? Janeen Pratt can be available every third Wednesday of the month at 1:45 p.m. for a 1:1 consultation. All information will be kept confidential. Janeen brings a wealth of knowledge from her 20-years serving seniors. She has a Master's in Gerontology. Please call the front desk to make an appointment. 408-868-1257.

    Lending Library
    The Senior Center maintains a library in its Fireside Room for use of all its members. You are welcome to just sit and read, or check out books to take home. All reading material has been donated to the center.

    Shredding Service
    Come to Saratoga Senior Center for professional shredding service. The shredding service is open to the public and is a great service for anyone concerned with identity theft and privacy.
    Click the flyer for details: Shredding details

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