Gail Reyes Senior Center, Generations Unlimited

General Information
Description of ProgramGenerations Unlimited offers a variety of programs and services through the Gail Reyes Senior Center to promote the well-being of Barnwell County's senior adults (age 60 or over). Programs/services include group meals for those who attend the centers; midday meals delivered to seniors who are homebound; educational, social, and recreational activities (arts & crafts, games, bridge club, singing and line dancing, Bible study, guest speakers, group outings, holiday parties, special events, etc.); health screenings, wellness seminars, fitness activities (Wii games, stretch and flexibility exercise, aerobics, etc.); information about and referral to outside services and resources; and volunteer opportunities. The goal is to help older adults lead independent lives in their own homes and communities for as long as possible. Click on the link to each Affiliated Service listed below for more details.
Geographic AreaBarnwell
TerritoryIncludes towns/communities of Barnwell, Blackville, Elko, Hilda, Kline, Lynhurst, Snelling, and Williston
Public TransportationTransportation is available by calling Local Motion at (803) 541-1197.
Facility/ADA AccessAll facilities are accessible by persons with disabilities.
Intake ProcedureContact Generations Unlimited to complete a participant registration. Information is updated yearly.
Intake RequirementsMedical History, Medicare Card, Soc. Sec Card
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityBarnwell County residents age 60 or older may receive services. Spouses under 60 and dependents with disabilities may also be eligible. Please contact the agency directly for more information concerning these requirements.
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesDonations
Wait ListCheck with agency.
Hours of OperationOffice hours are 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. Senior Center hours are 8:00am - 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Local Motion bus route hours are 3:30am - 12:00am (midnight), Monday through Sunday.
Contact Information
Contact's NameMrs. Sheila Brooks
Contact's PositionService Manager/Nutrition Activity Director
Physical Site Address 111403 Ellenton Street, Highway 278 West
Physical Site City, State, ZipBarnwell, SC 29812
Mailing Address 1PO Box 1149
Mailing City, State, ZipBarnwell, SC 29812-1149
Main Phone(803) 259-4599
Other Phone(803) 541-1249, agency's administrative office
Fax(803) 259-4594
Director Information
Director's NameMs. Lisa Firmender
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Additional Information
Secondary ServicesService Coordination; Individual Advocacy
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Generations Unlimited
This Program: Gail Reyes Senior Center, Generations Unlimited
Affiliated Services: Food - Group Meals
Food - In-Home
Information & Referral Service
Senior Center
Volunteer Opportunities