Civic Park Senior Center

15218 Farmington Road
Livonia, Michigan 48154
Phone:  (734) 466-2555
Fax:  (734) 458-6016

Email:  civicseniorcenter@ci.livonia.mi.us

TTY/TTD:  (734) 466-2200


Hours:  Monday - Friday
             8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
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The senior monthly bulletin is available by clicking hereThe bulletin lists current information on all daily activities. meeting times and locations. The bulletin is also available at the Civic Park Senior Center.


Activities  --  Resources
   Round Table Discussion Groups
   Continuing Education Classes
   Information Seminars/Speakers
   Acrylic Painting Class
   Stained Glass
   Wood Carving
   Quilting
   Card, Board & Bingo Games
   Yoga & Meditation
   Weight Training
   Specialized Exercise Classes
   Golf & Softball Leagues
   Movies
   Pool Tables/Table Tennis
   Large Print Library/Computer Center
   Travel Club
   Medical Equipment Loan Closet
   Telephone Reassurance
   File of Life
   Support Groups
   Health & Blood Pressure Screenings
   Flu Shot Clinic
   Housing, Legal, Income Tax Assistance
   Medicare/Prescription Counseling
   

Information & Referral       
Area Agency on Aging 1-C
The Senior Alliance
3850 Second Ave. - Suite #201
Wayne, MI  48154
(800) 815-1112  or  (734) 722-2830

Civic Park Senior Center
15218 Farmington Road
Livonia, MI  48154
(734) 466-2555


In-Home Care
For Information on In-Home Care, contact The Senior Alliance Information Services at (800) 815-1112 or (734) 722-2830, or by email at:
info@tsalink.org.  The Senior Alliance is a nonprofit agency designated as the Area Agency on Aging - AAA-1C - that assists older persons and their caregivers.

Chore Referral Program
The Chore Referral Program provides names of persons who have been interviewed, have furnished references, and have been put through a criminal background check.  Chore Referral can be reached at (800) 815-1112 or (734) 722-2830.  The fee for service is negotiated between the client and the chore provider.

Senior Nutrition Programs

Wayne County Nutrition Programs
Wayne County  Nutrition Services make available three basic nutrition programs to persons, age 60 and older.  

Home-Delivered(Meals-on-Wheels): Hot meals are delivered by a volunteer on weekdays.  A cold meal can be provided for the evening meal.  Referrals can be made by a physician, visiting nurse, family member, friend, or the client.  Referrals accepted at (800) 851-1454 or (734) 326-5202.

Congregate Meals
Hot lunch meal is available, Monday - Friday at three sites within the City.  Donations are encouraged, suggested donation of $3.00 per meal.  Meal reservations and cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance of the noon meal.  Meals served at:


The Civic Park Senior Center
15218 Farmington Rd.
(734) 466-2555

Brashear Tower
17841 N. Laurel Park
(734) 591-6622


Liquid Nutrition
This nutrition program provides one to two liquid meals a day to those seniors who are experiencing difficulty swallowing solid food due to a debilitating disease or condition.  A physician must complete the Wayne County Nutrition Services medical form indicating the person's need for liquid meals.  The eligible client or representative must be responsible for picking up the liquid nutrition at a designated site.  For program information, call (800) 851-1454 or (734) 326-5202.

Focus: Hope
 distributes prepackaged food boxes monthly to income eligible senior residents.  Referrals to this program accepted at the Livonia Senior Center (734) 466-2557.

Commodity Food Program distributed U.S.D.A. surplus commodity food items monthly to income eligible senior residents.  Referrals to this program accepted at Community Resources (734) 466-2673.

MiCafe is a federal food assistance program that provides assistance to seniors, age 60/older applying for a bridge card.  The bridge card helps seniors pay for their food.   Referrals to this program accepted at (877) 664-2233

Senior Transportation

Senior Center Bus Service
The senior center buses provide curb-to-curb service within the City limit on a donation basis.  Rides are available to local shopping districts, grocery stores, Westland Mall (1st & 3rd Thursday 10:30 a.m.) and to the Senior Center. Service hours for the Senior Center are Monday thru Friday.   Advance Reservations are required 24 hours in advance.  Reservations accepted at (734) 466-2555
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Doctor's Van    Monday - Friday 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. the Civic Park Senior Center offers a shuttle to Doctors' offices within the City of Livonia and up to one mile outside the city limits.  Please contact (734) 466-2555 to make your advance reservation.  There is no charge for this service. (Donations Gratefully Accepted).  This service fills up quickly so please call as soon as you know the date and time of your appointment.  All vehicles are wheelchair equipped.  Age 60 and over.  Reservations accepted up to 90 days in advance.  Maximum of two (2) rides per week.  You must make your appointment so that you are able to get home before/no later than 2:30 p.m.  Our vehicles do not provide transportation to or from Nursing Homes or Assisted Living facilities.  We Do Not Transport Medical Emergencies.

Livonia Community Transit 
Livonia Community Transit (LCT) is a transportation service for residents 60 years old or older and those who are disabled. Livonia
Transit will pick up passengers from their home and transport them anywhere within the city limits of Livonia. The cost is $2 each way.
Exact fare or ticket required because drivers cannot make change. Hours of service are: Monday through Friday 7 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
and 1:15 - 6:30 p.m., Saturday & Sunday 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Reservations are necessary and are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.                  
Call (734) 466-2700 for more information.

ARE YOU A LIVONIA VETERAN NEEDING TRANSPORTATION
ASSISTANCE TO THE VA HOSPITAL IN ANN ARBOR?

Livonia Community Transit (LCT) has expanded its service to assist qualifying veterans who
need to get to the VA Hospital in Ann Arbor for medical appointments. Livonia Community
Transit will pick the veteran up from their home and take them to Meijer in Westland where
they will board a shuttle bus to Ann Arbor. The VA Shuttle departs from Westland three
times a day Monday through Friday, at 9:05 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 5:10 p.m. Cost is $2 each
way. Livonia Community Transit staff will assist veterans in coordinating their shuttle service.
Call (734) 466-2700.

Tickets may be purchased at:
Livonia Community Transit Office
Civic Park Senior Center
15218 Farmington Road
Monday - Friday:  8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

For additional Senior Information, go to The Senior Alliance Website at www.aaa1c.org.