Who Friends of Elder Citizens, Inc Are

Friends of Elder Citizens,Inc, (FOEC) is a 501 ( c ) 3 private organization formed in 1979  and incorporated in 1981, administered by a Board of Directors elected by the open membership. Public Board meetings are held the third Thursday of every month rotating between the two Palacios Senior centers, Palacios Senior Center at 705 Commerce in Palacios,Texas and at the Edna Senior Center located at 501 North Wells in Edna, Texas. Meetings are scheduled to begin at 5:15 p.m. All interested parties are encouraged to attend.Board of Directors are Troy Lewis,Chip Woolf, Peggy Georgi and Bridget Boone.

FOEC Help improve Your Social Skills and your Health

 We offer Group and Individual Activities( both recreational and educational). Health and Safety Education and at the Senior Centers in Palacios offers a hot nutritious meal 4 days a week and 1 frozen on Friday if so individuals and Disabled 60 years and older. The same nutritious meal is offered at our site in Edna Senior Center 5 days a week Monday through Friday. FOEC operates programs to meet the needs of senior citizens in Matagorda and Jackson Counties for Nutrition, Transportation, and Socialization.

Bingo or Mexican Bingo

The picture to the left is Site Manager John Guerra, not pictured is his Activity Director, Linda Guerra .This Bingo is a main attraction and we give donated items for prizes that our seniors might have need of to increase the excitement. Our Clients Love It!

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Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our seniors, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Friends of Elder Citizens, Inc.

P.O. Box 791, 705 Commerce Street, Palacios, TX 77465, US

(361) 972-9921



8:00 am – 5:00 pm


8:00 am – 5:00 pm


8:00 am – 5:00 pm


8:00 am – 5:00 pm