The Chino Senior Center offers a variety of social services for seniors (50+) in the community. For more information, please review the tabs below.
- AARP - Driver Safety
- AARP - Smart DriverTEK
- Aide Equipment Program
- Case Management
- Department of Aging & Adult Services (DAAS)
- Get S.M.A.R.T. (Senior Mobility & Reliable Transportation)
- Health Insurance, Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP)
- Prescription Assistance Through Community Help (P.A.T.C.H.)
- Senior Lunch Program - Family Service Association (F.S.A.)
A two-day course that will enable drivers to refresh their driving skills and understand how to adjust to age-related challenges. Drivers will receive a certificate upon completion of the course that will grant a discount for their car insurance policy. Classes are instructed by a trained AARP volunteer. Cost for AARP Member is $15 and $20 for non-Members.
Free 90-minute interactive workshop that will provide the latest safety technology in your current or future car. You will learn about blind-spot detection systems, front-collision warning systems, and more.
A program that will loan mobile equipment, including walkers, canes, crutches, and wheelchairs. Equipment is accessible upon availability.
Case Management services are available to provide information and referrals for City of Chino seniors 50+. A bilingual Case Manager will provide an assessment of an individual's needs and then match them with existing resources. They also provide assistance with social services applications, advocacy services, and the facilitation of other public benefits. For more information, please view the available flyer or to make an appointment with a Case Manager, please call 909-334-3271.
An agency representative will assist with social services referrals and provide bus passes to seniors, 60+, when available, on the second Wednesday of each month.
Free door-to-door morning transportation for Chino senior residents, 50+. Transportation to and from the Senior Center, doctor's appointments, grocery shopping, and pharmacy pick-up within the City limits. Return trips begin after the Senior Center Lunch program.
The HICAP program can help you understand Medicare, compare supplemental plans, examine your rights as a healthcare consumer, and explore long-term care options. The program is offered on the first Thursday of the month.
The P.A.T.C.H. program is available to anyone who meets the following criteria:
- Chino resident
- 50 years and older
- Meet CDBG income guideline
The Case Manager will screen potential participants for eligibility. Eligible participants will need to provide supporting documentation, such as ID, medicine prescription, pharmacy receipt, etc. The disbursement may be a portion or all of the prescription costs. Payment will be made directly to the pharmacy as long as funds are available.
For more information, please review flyer or contact the Senior Center at 909-334-3271.
For information on donating to P.A.T.C.H., please visit the Chino Cultural Foundation P.A.T.C.H. Program page.
Hot, nutritious lunches are served daily, Monday through Friday, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Meal cost is a suggested $3 donation for seniors 60+, and $9.75 for those under the age of 60. Homebound meals are also available.