La Puente Senior Center
16001 E. Main Street
La Puente, CA 91744
(626) 366-2874 fax
The La Puente Senior Center opened its doors on June 5, 1995. The Center was designed to meet the needs of the City’s growing senior population, age 55 and older. The 10,500 square foot facility exists to provide a safe place for seniors to participate in activities and services that allow them to socialize with their peers, contribute to their community, and continue to be mentally and physically active, healthy and vital.
Senior’s can receive nutritious meals; participate in a variety of educational and recreational activities, dances, and excursions. We also offer social assistance through a variety of free services. The facility includes meeting rooms, fitness area, library/television room, computer room, classrooms, dining hall, and a billiard room. Hacienda/La Puente Adult Education provides a selection of adult classes at no cost to senior citizens, ages 55 and above.
Located in the beautiful City of La Puente, from the 60 Freeway, exit the Hacienda Boulevard off-ramp and travel North. Cross Valley Boulevard and pass under the railroad bridge. Turn right at Stafford Avenue. Follow Stafford to the Glendora Avenue stop sign. Stay straight onto Main Street. Left on Stimson Avenue. Parking lot is on the right hand side.
Groups and Clubs
The Center provides a group setting for Senior’s to participate in. Groups such as Weight Loss Support, Caregiver Support, Walking Club, Spanish Club, Senior Citizens’ Club, Korean Club, and Dancing Group are all available for senior’s to enjoy. For information on how to join, please contact the Center.
La Puente Dial-A-Ride is a curb-to-curb para-transit service provided by the City of La Puente for seniors 55 years of age or older and persons with disabilities who reside within the City. Passengers may travel anywhere within the City of La Puente. In addition, passengers may travel up to 5 miles outside the City limits for medical or dental appointments. For more information or to receive an application, please call the Senior Center or Dial-A-Ride at (626) 330-4000. Service hours are as follows: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. (last pick-up of the day is 5:30 p.m.), Saturday, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Sunday, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Cost is 0.25¢ per ride.
L.A. County Dial-A-Ride is a transportation service for seniors 60 years of age or older and persons with disabilities who reside within the unincorporated County areas surrounding the cities of Covina, West Covina, and La Puente. For more information please contact 1-800-439-0439. Service hours are as follows: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Saturday & Sunday, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Cost is 0.25¢ per ride.
Access Services, Inc provides transportation for persons with disabilities. Access operates 7 days a week, 24 hours a day in most areas of L.A. County. Base fares range from $1.80-$2.70 for each one-way trip. For more information, please contact 1-800-827-0829 or stop by the Senior Center to pick-up an application.
MTA toll-free numbers for bus and rail route, stops, and schedule information to travel throughout Los Angeles County is as follows: 1-800-266-6883, you may call Monday-Friday, 6:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
City of La Puente residents may purchase bus passes at City Hall. For information on times, prices and dates, please call (626) 855-1500.