Serving San Francisco Bay Area adults 50+, their families, and their caregivers since 1947, we are the oldest nonprofit senior center in the United States.

How can we help? We encourage you to contact us.

Who we are

San Francisco Senior Center (SFSC) is the oldest nonprofit senior center in the nation, founded in 1947.

We serve nearly 2,000 people of diverse backgrounds and cultures each year at two locations, Aquatic Park Center and Downtown Center

SFSC offers a variety of services from daily, low-cost, nutritious lunches and comprehensive social services to healthy living programs and continuing education. SFSC encourages socialization, independence and living well.

Coming of Age

Check out our sister program, Coming of Age, for innovative 50+ leadership, volunteer, and life opportunities!

Now may be the perfect time for you to begin seeking ways to get involved and make a difference in your community. Coming of Age offers many ways to help you find opportunities to use your skills and passions.

Get connected!... and find ways to be a positive influence in your community.