About UsAbout Us<h2 style="text-align:center;"> <font class="ms-rteFontSize-4" color="#0047b2"> <strong>Burke County </strong><strong>Senior Services</strong></font></h2><p> <br>Burke County Senior Services provides activities, programs, and services to individuals 55 years of age and older.  In addition to daily activities, our senior centers also provide many social and special events for seniors.  Our senior centers have a warm and friendly atmosphere and the entire staff invites you to come and enjoy yourself. Whether it is a book from the library, a game of pool, a monthly dance or a craft class, you are always welcome.  For more information, contact <strong>Roxanne Powell, Director (</strong><a href="mailto:roxanne.powell@burkenc.org"><strong>roxanne.powell@burkenc.org</strong></a><strong>) or call us at (828) 430-4147.</strong><br></p><p style="text-align:center;">We have two locations for you to enjoy:</p><table width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-0" cellspacing="0" style="text-align:center;"><tbody><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-0" style="width:50%;"><h2 style="text-decoration:underline;"> <span class="ms-rteFontSize-4" style="text-decoration:underline;"><font color="#0047b2"><strong>East Burke Senior Center</strong></font></span></h2><div>Rebecah Bova - Assistant Director</div><div>101 Main Avenue West</div><div>Hildebran, NC 28637</div><div>(828) 397-3397</div><div><div><span aria-hidden="true"></span>Monday  8:00am - 7:00pm</div><div>Tuesday - Friday  8:00 am – 5:00 pm</div></div><div> </div></td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-0" style="width:50%;"><h2 style="text-decoration:underline;">  <span class="ms-rteFontSize-4" style="text-decoration:underline;"><font color="#0047b2"><strong>Burke Senior Center</strong></font></span></h2> <div>Amanda Garrison - Site Manager</div><div>501 North Green Street</div><div>Morganton, NC 28655</div><div>(828) 430-4147</div><div><span aria-hidden="true"></span><span aria-hidden="true"></span>Monday & Wednesdays  8:00am-6:30pm</div><div><div>Tuesday, Thursday & Friday  8:00 am – 5:00 pm<span aria-hidden="true"></span></div></div><div><br></div></td></tr></tbody></table><p style="text-align:center;"> <font color="#0047b2" size="5">Services & Activities Provided</font></p><p>                Health Screenings                                            Medicare Counseling                           Notary Services</p><p>                Caregivers Support Group                               Telephone Assurance of Burke (TAB) program</p><p>                Aerobic Exercise                                               Chair Exercises                                      WoodCarvers                        </p><p>                Exercise Equipment                                          Ceramics                                               Cards- Bridge, Hand & Foot, etc  </p><p>                Line Dancing                                                    Wood Shop                                           Ballroom Dance    </p><p><span aria-hidden="true"></span>                Lap Quilting                                                     Knitting-Crochet                                   Choraleers</p><p>                Painting                                                            Jewelry Making                                    Creative Crafting</p><p>                Basket Weaving                                                And SO MUCH MORE !!!</p><p style="text-align:center;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-2" style="color:#0066ff;font-size:12pt;"><span style="color:#0066ff;"><span style="color:#0066ff;"><font color="#0047b2"><strong>Our Senior Centers provide information, assistance, & referrals to community resources including:</strong></font></span></span></span></p><p>                Fitness & Health Promotion Workshops                              Mental Health Services          </p><p>                Tax Preparation                                                                     Adult Day Care</p><p>                Legal Aid Services                                                                 General & Medical Transportation</p><p>                Housing assistance/options                                                  Long Term Care Options  & Ombudsman                                              </p><p>                Reverse Mortgage Counseling Services                                Home Repair </p><p>                Home Health / In-Home Aide Programs/ Hospice               Medicaid benefits</p><p>                Congregate & Home Delivered Meals                                  Durable Medical Equipment</p><p>                Social Security                                                                       Job Training & Placement</p><p>                Disaster Preparedness                                                           Rehabilitation Services</p><p>                Adult Protective Services                                                       Respite</p><p>                Senior Games                                                                        Energy Assistance Programs</p><p>                Food Distribution Sites   </p><p> </p><p style="text-align:center;"> </p><p style="text-align:left;"><span aria-hidden="true"></span> </p> <p> </p><p style="text-align:center;"> </p>