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Senior CenterThe Senior Center, located in the Township Municipal Center is open year round. The Center is operated by Nutrition Group and the Butler County Area Agency on Aging.


The Butler County Area Agency on Aging  is a community service agency for senior citizens and has operated in Butler County since 1984. The agency is funded by the Pennsylvania State Lottery, the Federal Older Americans Act, the County of Butler, service fees and private donations by seniors and their families. Governed by the Older Americans Act of 1965 (rev. 2005) and the Pennsylvania Department of Aging, the Butler County Area Agency on Aging is one of 52 AAoAs statewide that provide information and services to help seniors remain independent in the community for as long as possible. The Area Agency on Aging administers programs and manages services for Butler County residents who are 60 years of age or older.

To make reservations or ask questions

Contact: Terrie Walker, Cranberry Senior Center Manager
Email: 
Ph: 724-772-6086 (Mon. - Fri., 9 AM -  2 PM)

Stop by for a Monthly Calendar of Special Events and Programs


Daily Programs
  • Nickel Bingo - Mondays and Thursdays at 12:30 PM
  • Cards - Tuesdays at 12:30 PM
  • Blood Pressure Screening - Mondays from 9 AM until 12 PM
  • Learn to Play Bridge - Fridays at 12:30 PM
  • Walk for Wellness - Daily from 9 AM until 2 PM
  • Wii Practice - Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Lunches are served Monday - Friday at 12 noon

A $2.50 donation is suggested.
Monthly menus are available at the Center.
Please call two days in advance to place your lunch reservation.


Exercise Programs
  • Silver Sneakers Cardio - Mondays at 9:15 AM
  • Silver Sneakers Muscle/Strength/Range of Motion - Tuesdays at 10:30 AM; Wednesdays & Fridays at 9:15 AM
  • Yoga Stretch - Wednesdays at 12:30 PM; and Thursdays at 9 AM
  • Line Dancing (Advanced) - Tuesdays at 9:30 AM
  • Line Dancing (Beginners)  - Mondays at 10:30 AM
  • Zumba Gold - Thursdays at 10 AM

BART (Butler Area Rural Transit) is a shared ride system transporting 60+ seniors to senior centers, medical appointments, adult day care, and other destinations within Butler County using handicapped accessible vehicles. Advanced scheduling is highly recommended. Call 724-282-6060.


Senior Voice - Senior News Program airs Saturday mornings on WISR 680AM radio. Tune in for information regarding Agency programs and general information.


Seniors for Safe Driving

Driver Education for seniors - a program for drivers age 55 +. Classes are offered in the Senior/Teen Center on a regular basis. Call 1-800-559-4880 or visit Seniors for Safe Driving for a list of dates and times and registration information.  Online courses are also available.

Adult & Senior Walking Program

Come and walk a few miles in a comfortable, safe environment at the Municipal Center. It’s great exercise. Walking maps are available at the Parks and Recreation Office. Come on Cranberry! Take the challenge...get out and get fit! It’s easy...just put on some comfy clothes and your tennis shoes and grab a loved one or a friend and get walking!

100 Mile Walking Club

Walking participants may log their miles walked with the Parks and Recreation Department. It’s quick and simple...just follow these easy steps. Upon completion of 100 miles you will be rewarded a T-Shirt!
  • Sign in at the registration desk upon arrival
  • Borrow a lap counter  (8 laps along the red path = 1 mile)
  • Walk! Walk! Walk!
  • Sign out at the registration desk and record the number of laps walked
Walking Hours
Cranberry Township Municipal Center
Monday - Thursday........7:00am - 9:00pm
Friday...........................7:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday.......................9:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday.........................1:00pm - 4:00pm


Low-Income Energy Assistance Program
  (LIHEAP)

Also known as LIHEAP, helps low-income families pay their heating bills.  LIHEAP is a grant that offers assistance in the form of a cash grant, sent directly to the utility company, or a crisis grant for households in immediate danger of being without heat. If you applied last year, an application will be mailed to you.

 


Community Health Clinic of Butler County

 
Do you need healthcare? Are you uninsured? The clinic is a  non-profit, community-based volunteer organization established to provide primary health-care to Butler County residents who have no health benefits and do not qualify for any other health services.

Who is eligible?  Butler County residents ages 19-64, with no private or government-funded insurance. Yearly household income guidelines also apply. The clinic is located in the Eagle Commercial Center in Butler, just outside of town.

For more information, call 724-841-0980. Community Health Clinic of Butler County