The Palacios Senior Center offers a delicious meal to everyone every first Friday for only $10. Proceeds benefit the home delivered meal programs in Palacios.
705 Commerce, Palacios, TX 77465
Call to order your plate today. 361-972-2715
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 Monday of every month at 705 Commerce, Palacios,Texas. Meetings are scheduled to begin at 6:00 p.m. All interested parties are encouraged to attend.
Funding to support FOEC operations comes from private donations, foundations, Agency on Aging, Texas Health & Human Services, Department of Transportation and contracts through Golden Crescent Regional Planning Commission. For information on making deductible donation contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Besides transportation, we offer Group and Individual Activities (both recreational and educational) including health and safety education. The Senior Centers in Palacios and Edna offer a hot nutritious lunch to individuals 60 years and older and people with disabilities. FOEC operates programs to meet the needs of senior citizens in Matagorda and Jackson Counties for Nutrition, Transportation, and Socialization. Transportation is offered to the general public through R Transit
Site Manager John Guerra, not pictured is his Activity Director, Linda Guerra. On Tuesday and Thursday Bingo is a main attraction, and we provide items for prizes that our seniors might have need of to increase the excitement. Donations are welcome. Our Clients Love It!
Julia, a native of Palacios, brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to FOEC.
Keeping records in order, Marrianne joined FOEC in 2006.
Maggie, Kitchen Assistant
Home delivered meals and lunches distributed in Jackson County and Palacios area are prepared in the certified kitchen in Palacios,Texas by Tammy Gonzales, Head Cook, and helpers Margaret Hernandez and Susie Rivera. Menus are provided by certified nutritionist and ensure 1/3 recommended daily allowance as required by Texas Health and Human Services
Jesse Rodriguez, Vice President
Lillian Solis-Smith, Secretary
Cheryl Dodd, Treasurer
We love our seniors, so feel free to visit during normal business hours Monday-Friday 8 am to 4 pm.
705 Commerce St, Palacios, TX, 77465