Visit a Berkeley Senior Center for free or low-cost meals, classes, transportation, field trips, and more.
Berkeley senior centers offer a variety of enrichment activities and support services designed to empower seniors in our community to learn, grow, and discover new ways to be actively engaged in living. At this time, all participants must provide proof of full vaccination for COVID-19.
Learn about activities and services available in our monthly newsletter:
Berkeley has two Senior Centers to serve our community. Please note that Senior Centers are closed on City Holidays.
1901 Hearst Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709
Phone: (510) 981-5190
Hours: Monday, Wednesday-Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
2939 Ellis Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
Phone: (510) 981-5170
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Facility rules and code of conduct
Please help keep our community safe by following COVID safety protocols:
- Wear a mask: Face coverings are required inside City facilities, even if you are vaccinated.
- Stay home if you are sick: If you have a cough, fever or other COVID-19 symptoms, please do not put others at risk by entering a City facility.
- Get vaccinated: COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective, and free to everyone. See upcoming clinics and learn more.
Help us create a safe and welcoming environment for all community members by treating others with respect, and following the Codes of Conduct and General Facility Rules.
Donate to support Senior Center activities and programs
If you are interested in making a donation to Senior Center activities and programs, please send a check to: Senior Center Donations, 2939 Ellis Street, Berkeley, CA