YMCA of McDonough/Senior Center
400 E. Calhoun St.
Macomb, IL 61455
The focal points for the Senior Services are funded partly by the Western Illinois Area Agency on Aging. Eligibility for services is: age 60 and over or disabled. All services and activities, except meals, are free (Special fees at times for activities).
Nutritional Services: Dine-in and Home Delivered Meals at five sites – Macomb, Bushnell, Colchester, Blandinsville, and Industry. (see more about meals below)
Information and Assistance (I&A) and Outreach Services: Medicare Part D, and Property Tax Freeze, and Senior Health Insurance Program (S.H.I.P.) for Medicare problems.
Make referrals to other agencies.
Activities available for seniors include:
Bridge, Pitch, Scrabble, Pool (Billiards), line dancing, educational speakers, entertainment and special events.
Classes for Senior Citizens are offered through the YMCA of McDonough County:
Balance Stretch and Strength
Master Builders Weight Resistance
Please contact the YMCA at 309-833-2129 for schedules and fees.
Dine in Meals and Home Delivered meals are available at five meal sites on various days in McDonough County with home delivered meals targeting homebound clients.
Meal costs for dine in are a suggested donation of $4.00, with home delivery meals being a suggested donation of $5.00. Meals are served at each of the following sites:
Blandinsville: Christian Church, 230 W. Washington, St. phone:309-652-3253
Monday, Wednesdays and Thursdays: Lunch at 11:30 a.m.
Bushnell: Bushnell Recreation Center, 300 Miller St., phone:309-772-2279
Monday thru Friday: Lunch at 11:30 a.m.
Colchester: Colchester Senior Center, 114 w. Depot St., phone: 309-776-4366
Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: Lunch at 11:30
Industry: Kiwanis Building, 59 Dowen St., phone: 309-254-3616
Tuesdays and Fridays: Lunch at 11:30
Macomb: YMCA of McDonough County/Senior Center, 400 E. Calhoun St., phone 309-837-5733
Center open Monday thru Friday 8:00 to 5:00 pm: Lunch at 11:30
Meal sites are closed on certain holidays.
TO RESERVE YOUR MEAL, CALL AT LEAST 1 DAY IN ADVANCE BY 1:00 TO THE MEAL SITE OF YOUR CHOICE OR CALL THE YMCA SENIOR CENTER AT 309-837-5733.
ALL FOOD COMES FROM HY-VEE IN MACOMB.