Supporting Our Seniors
The mission of the Wilmington Senior Center is to provide life-sustaining and life-enriching services, opportunities, and partnerships that have a positive impact on older adults’ physical, mental, and social well-being, and that contribute to future generations.
Wilmington Senior Center provides programs that respond to critical community needs and help seniors experience healthy and independent aging, manage chronic disease effectively, and reduce the economic insecurity that plagues 1 in 3 older adults. Our Support Services focus on physical, mental, and social well-being. Activities include health & wellness classes and arts and cultural programs, as well as outside excursions.
Leisure and Learning
A wide variety of recreational and educational programs are available daily.
Delivered to homebound seniors.
Economic Security Services: $tand By Me 50+
A financial empowerment program that provides information, resources, and support to increase the economic stability of Delawareans ages 50 and older who are planning for or in retirement.
Health and Wellness
Programs designed to keep minds, bodies, and spirits healthy.
Grandparent Resource Center
This program supports grandparents raising grandchildren.
Residential Services – Lafayette Court Senior Apartments
Affordable apartments for adults age 55 and over.
Available daily. Individuals 60 and older receive a hot, nutritious meal at the Center.
Early Memory Loss Program
This program strengthens and enhances brain function to combat dementia.
Caregiver Resource Center
Including the Savvy Caregiver, provides case management, information and assistance/referrals, education, and access to services that support individual caregivers.
Wilmington Senior Center
1901 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19802