Encouraging independent older adults

The Sebastopol Area Senior Center:
  • Creates and maintains an environment that encourages independence for seniors.
  • Provides learning, social, and recreational opportunities in pursuit of an active, healthy life.
  • Provides resources and referrals for seniors, their family members, and other individuals.
  • Helps the greater community understand the aging process and the issues that surround that process.

Mission Statement

To create and maintain an environment that encourages independence for older adults by providing learning, social, and recreational opportunities in the continuing pursuit of a fulfilling and healthy life. We educate the community about the issues related to the aging process.

Values Statement

We, the Board, staff and volunteers of the Sebastopol Area Senior Center love our seniors!

We respect their wisdom and history, enjoy their humor, appreciate their contributions to society and address their changing needs with good programs and support.

No senior needs to face the challenges of aging alone.

Diversity Statement

The Sebastopol Area Senior Center welcomes people of every family composition, sexual orientation, physical and mental ability, religious background, ethnicity, race and gender. We encourage people to participate fully in every aspect of the Senior Center’s life and activities.

What We Hold Sacred

Fairness | Aging in Place | Respect | Independence | Innovation | Excellence | Support | Compassion | Life Experience | Community | Meaningful Life

We reach out to all seniors, keeping our services affordable specifically as an outreach to those in lower income brackets.