Senior Services

Transportation

Senior Citizen Bus

The Senior Citizen Bus serves disabled individuals and those who are 60 years and older who live in Ahwahnee, Bass Lake, Coarsegold, and Oakhurst. The bus is equipped with a wheelchair lift and provides transportation to medical appointments, senior centers, shopping, and to various businesses in Eastern Madera County. Medical appointments take priority over all other trips.

For information or reservations, please call (559) 658-5555. Be prepared to provide your telephone number and address. You may also contact us online.

Escort Program

The Medical Escort Bus serves residents of Ahwahnee, Bass Lake, Coarsegold, North Fork, and Oakhurst. Raymond residents are serviced on Wednesday, all other locations are serviced Tuesday and Thursday. Individuals can be transported to doctor or medical related appointments in Madera, Fresno, and Clovis.

For information or reservations, please call (559) 658-5555. Be prepared to provide your telephone number and address. You may also contact us online.

Senior Nutrition Program

The Senior Nutrition Program offers adults 60 years and older in Eastern Madera County and the City of Chowchilla a nutritionally balanced, delicious lunch for a suggested donation of $1.75 per meal. Lunch is served on days and times as indicated by site. No senior will be denied a meal due to the inability to donate. Call the site of your choice ahead to reserve a meal.

Meals are served at:

Coarsegold Senior Center
35610 Hwy 41
Coarsegold, CA 93614
(559) 683-7953
M/T/Th: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
North Fork Senior Center
56442 Road 200
North Fork, CA 93647
(559) 877-2346
M – F: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Ranchos/Hills Center
37330 Berkshire Drive
Madera, CA 93638
(559) 645-4864
M– F: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Sierra Senior Center
49111 Cinder Lane
Oakhurst, CA 93644
(559) 683-3811
M – F: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Chowchilla Senior Center
820 Robertson Blvd
Chowchilla, CA 93610
(559) 416-6038
M – F 10:00a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Meals on Wheels:

If you are 60 years of age or older, and you are unable to leave your home to join us at one of our congregate meal sites you may be eligible for home delivered meals. This service provides delivered meals to seniors, seven meals are delivered Tuesday through Friday (excluding holidays). There is a suggested donation of $2.00 per meal.