Senior Services

COVID-19

Due to the directives contained in the Governor's Declarations of Emergency for the State of California (Executive Orders N-25-20 and N-29-20),  advertised dates for classes and programming may be changed, cancelled or postponed.

 

Ontario Senior Center

While the Ontario Senior Center remains closed to the public, many alternative options are available for referrals, food options, on-line and virtual participation and contact with others through the Senior Living Newsletter and PALS program. Call the Senior Hotline at (909) 395-2021 Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM to stay connected.

Monday - Friday

8 AM - 6 PM 

225 E. B Street

Can’t find something or need an answer to a specific question?

Email: [email protected] this email is monitored Monday - Friday from 8 AM - 5 PM.

ACCORDION
Nutrition

Congregate meals are suspended due to COVID-19. If you are interested in the Congregate Meal Intake Program please complete the application below:

Congregate Meal Intake - Application

English Application
Spanish Application 

 

NEW! Senior Living Newsletter

Welcome to our new City of Ontario’s Senior Living Newsletter!

During this unprecedented time, as a city it is our goal to continue to keep everyone informed with the most up-to-date information on what is happening in our city. Enhancing the quality of life and connecting community is an important aspect of the Recreation & Community Services Department, and it is important to know that no one is alone in this. We are all in this together, and we are Ontario Strong!

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Transportation

BUSES AND SHUTTLES

Silver S.T.A.R.S. Senior Transportation & Recreation Shuttle

City of Ontario and YMCA present Senior Transportation for Ontario Residents.

Monday - Friday 8:30AM - 4:30PM

All Pick-up/drop-off times are pre-scheduled 

Doctor Appointments Shuttle (limited distance): Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10AM - 4PM

Seniors interested in using this service must call in advance for pick-up and leave a voice message. Reservations must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance, you will be contacted for confirmation. To schedule transportation, contact the YMCA and leave a message at (909) 988-1864.

Omnitrans

(800) 966-6428 or (909) 379-7100

(909) 384-9351 TDD

Omnitrrans is the public transit agency services the San Bernardino Valley. Seniors 62 and older qualify for a discounted rate on fares and bus passes. To find out more, visit OmniTrans

Train

 

  

Amtrak

Metrolink

Amtrak Passenger Platform

198 E. Emporia Street

Ontario, CA 91764

(800) 872-7245

(800) 523-6590 TDD

East Ontario Station

3330 E. Francis Street 

Ontario, CA 91761

(800) 371-5465

(800) 698-4833 TDD

 

        

 

Painting

Join us for a relaxing afternoon of painting. Materials will be provided and information about picking up materials will be included on the registration receipt. Available for ages 18+.

 

Theme Day Date Time Fee
Summer Meadow Tue 6/8 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM $5
4th of July Tue 6/29 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM $5
Vacation Sunset Tue 7/13 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM $5
Luau Tue 8/10 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM $5
Fall Leaves Tue 8/31 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM $5

 

For more information or to register, please visit OntarioCA.gov/Registration or call (909) 395-2506.

Healthy Ontario for the Active Adult
Clubs and Classes
Social Services and Referrals
Be a part of the Ontario Senior Center
Senior Birthday Drive-Thru

The Recreation & Community Services Department wants to invite all seniors celebrating a birthday between June – August to our upcoming Birthday Drive-Thru event! 

 

 

Call the Senior Hotline at (909) 395-2021 and pre-register for this fun event by June 24.

Conversational English

 

Online classes for conversational English will be offered in a Zoom format. Fees will include a book, supplemental reading materials and online resources to help improve the use of the English language in daily interactions. Available for ages 50+. Space is limited.

 

Day Dates Time Fee
Thurs 6/3 - 8/26 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM $10

 

For more information or to register, visit OntarioCA.gov/Registration or call (909) 395-2021.

 

Conversational Spanish

Online classes for conversational Spanish will be offered in a Zoom format. Fees will include a book, supplemental reading materials and online resources to help improve the use of the Spanish language in daily interactions. Available for ages 50+. Space is limited.

 

Level Day Dates Time Fee
Intermediate Wed 6/2 - 8/18 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM $10
Beginner Fri 6/4 - 8/20 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM $10

 

For more information or to register, visit OntarioCA.gov/Registration or call (909) 395-2021.

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