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Programs and Services for Seniors

Anyone aged 50 years and older is invited to join the Young Seniors Association. For an annual fee of $5 (renewable each January), members receive a monthly newsletter of activities and are eligible to go on planned excursions.

Register at any center listed or make a check, payable to the City of Torrance, and mail to:

Senior Citizens Registration
1318 Cravens Avenue
Torrance, CA 90501

(Please include name, address, phone number and emergency contact person and a self-addressed stamped envelope.)



Bartlett Cafe
Bridge at Walteria Senior Center - Mondays
Craft Workshop - Fridays
Fitness Difference for Seniors
FREE Movies - August Movies    September Movies
Golf Club - Fridays
Lapidary Workshop - Mondays Thursdays
Pool (New Page)
Shuffleboard - Tuesday, Thursday, {Saturday
South Bay Strummers Ukulele Group- Saturdays
Tillim Senior Center - Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Walteria Senior Citizens Center - Mondays Thursdays
Young Seniors Newsletter - November 2004


Community Services

Focal Point Resource Services  310.320.1300
An information & referral service for older adults, care givers and their families.
Click here for more information.

Torrance Senior Services Employment Program  310.782.2126
For part-time job opportunities and work experience 

Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)  310.793.RSVP
For volunteer opportunies.

Salvation Army Older Adult Day Care Center  310.370.4515
A warm and caring program for seniors and dementia and other health impairments.

South Bay Senior Services  310.325.2141
For case management and related services.

H.E.L.P.  310.533.1996
Your safe starting place for meeting aging-related legal and care challenges

Torrance Family YMCA  310.316.2022
For nutrition program and services.

Torrance/Lomita Meals-on-Wheels  310.542.3434
For seniors unable to prepare meals.

Torrance Community Transit
The Senior Ride Program has been merged with the Dial-A-Lift Program and is now called Torrance Community Transit.


Senior Citizens Centers

Bartlett Senior Citizens Center 1318 Cravens Avenue, 310.320.5918
Barlett Center is open daily and provides a full range of programs and services. Activities include special interest classes, weekday hot lunches for a nominal fee, exercise and dance classes, cardplaying, shuffleboard, bingo, pool shooting, lapidary shop, singing groups, speakers and more! Monthly dances are held the first Sunday afternoon of each month for only $2 per person. Call for appointments for free legal and financial advice. Information on social services including Medicare, Medi-Cal, SSI, transportation, and other needs is also available. Call 310.320.5918 for further information.

Herma Tillim Senior Citizens Center 3614 Artesia Boulevard, 310.329.1889
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday  9:0 0 am - 4:00 pm

Recreation Center Senior Citizens Program 3341 Torrance Boulevard, 310.618.6396
Friday ONLY 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Walteria Park Senior Citizens Program 3855 242nd Street, 310.375.9127
Monday: 12 noon - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 11:30 am - 3:30 pm



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