Hot, well-balanced meals served M-F at five SENIOR CENTERS located throughout Tangipahoa Parish with activities such as Bingo, Computer and Art Classes, exercise at some Centers, socialization, fun, companionship and information and assistance.
Amite Senior Center
113 E. Central Ave.
Bridget Everhart, Amite Area Supervisor
Hammond Senior Center
207 E. Church St.
Beverly Brazil, Hammond Area Supervisor
Independence Senior Center
305 E. Railroad Ave.
Lanell Blackwell, Independence Area Supervisor
Kentwood Senior Center
218 Ave. F
Ethel Butler, Kentwood Area Supervisor
Ponchatoula Senior Center
300 N. 5th St.
Paula Dunn, Ponchatoula Area Supervisor
106 N. Bay St.
Mary Dowling, Transportation Coordinator
Debi Fleming, Executive Director
106 N. Bay St.
Amite, LA 70422
Home Delivered Meals
Five nutritious frozen meals delivered weekly to homebound residents with milk and bread every other week. Although there is no charge for the meals, donations are welcomed and appreciated. Special diet meals may be purchased at $6.75/meal.
M-F to Senior Centers, doctor and other appointments, pharmacy and grocery stores and other locations within Tangipahoa Parish at no cost to 60 years old and older (donations appreciated). General Public Transportation is also provided to anyone, any age for a fee of $9/one-way trip for anyone under age 60. All service must be scheduled 24 hours in advance on a first come, first served basis, by calling
Light housekeeping is provided once or twice per month to the most frail individuals in their immediate living area. Services generally include bedroom, bathroom, living room and kitchen. Some restrictions apply.