Apache Junction Active Adult Programs
- Senior programs, congregate meals, and transportation has been suspended. Drive-thru and delivery options will be available for seniors who need meals. Contact the senior desk to sign up for your meals and receive more information 480-474-5260
- For seniors who need help with transportation, please inquire about our transportation options for important trips.
- Home delivered meal services will continue in place
Cab/Rideshare Reimbursement Program
The Cab/Rideshare Reimbursement Program is offered to Apache Junction residents by the City of Apache Junction through its Parks and Recreation Department.
Friends of Apache Junction, a local non-profit organization, is assisting the city by distributing reimbursement checks to program participants.
Approved destinations are within Apache Junction and a 15 mile radius of Apache Junction for medical trips. Other destinations for other reasons will not be reimbursed.
Program eligibility requires participants to be Apache Junction residents, ages 60 and older or those with a documented disability. Proof of physical address may be provided using copies of a utility bill. Proof of disability is verified through a social security award letter.
The following information must be completed, signed, dated, and on file at the Parks and Recreation office before any reimbursement can be issued. Mileage reimbursement is not retroactive. Once this information is complete you will be notified of the date you may begin logging miles for reimbursement.
· Guidelines/Agreement Letter
· Senior Program Registration
· Proof of residency
Cabs/Ride Share options can be reimbursed up to $75/individual and $100/married couple per month for trips. Listed below are some examples of possible transportation options. You will need to provide a copy of the receipt with the mileage log by the 5th of each month.
- Discount Cab (Wheelchair accessible)
- Medical Transportation
Return all completed forms to the Senior Services desk at the AJ Multi-Gen Center. For questions please us a call at 480-474-5260.
Looking for a great place to meet new friends, get fit, or just play cards or games? You’ve found it!
The City offers many programs for the Active Adult. There is entertainment, cards, Bingo, fitness, walking and much more. Some programs require pre-registration, some require payment and some programs are offered are at no charge free. The Activity Calendar is a guide of common programs offered on a monthly basis. Any programs with a $ indicate a fee associated with the program. For a complete list of all Parks and Rec Programs and fees visit the front desk.
Tired of thinking up something for lunch? Join us for delicious and healthy meals, Monday through Friday. Reservations and registration are necessary. Let us shop, cook and clean-up for you! Click here for this month’s Menu.
The Apache Junction Multi-Generational Center, Senior Program operates weekdays from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Closed on weekends and National holidays. For more information please give us a call at 480-474-5260.
Senior Services are funded in part by Area Agency on Aging Region 5 and Pinal/Gila Council for Senior Citizens, DES Aging and Adult Administration, the Older Americans with Disabilities ACT.
Senior Meals Program
Daily Lunch served at 11:30am Under 60 years old-$6 Over 60 suggested contribution $4/meal. Meal reservations must be made 48 hours in advance. Walk-ins will be accepted only and will be served only if there is space. No one over the age of 60 will be denied meal services due to inability to pay.