City of Gibraltar

Senior Citizens

Senior Programs

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter. ~Mark Twain

The Senior Lunch Program is held at the Gibraltar Community Center Monday through Friday. Lunch is at noon for Seniors 60 years and older. Come and enjoy the food, fun, and fellowship. For lunch reservations or information, please call between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at (734) 671-0335

Meals on Wheels is available for homebound persons 60 years or older. If you would like to have home delivery of a lunch meal from the Gibraltar Senior Nutrition Site, please call (734) 671-0335 between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to see if you qualify.

The city offers free, wheelchair accessible, transportation service for Gibraltar residents who are either disabled or senior citizens (age 60 or older) without a vehicle or are unable to drive due to medical reasons.  This is a point-to-point service that is reserved for doctor’s appointments only with a scheduled weekly shopping trip. The service for appointments is available on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday — appointment times can be no earlier than 8:30 AM and no later than  2:30 PM. Service areas are to remain downriver; no further than Lincoln Park, Taylor or Rockwood. Grocery shopping is always on Wednesdays with resident pick-up around 9:30 AM. Shopping groups are usually taken to either Meijer or Walmart. 

Reservations must be made no later than 48 hours in advance, and are limited to 2 appointments per resident per week (not including shopping trips). To schedule an appointment, please call Gibraltar City Hall at (734) 676-3900

As you age into your senior years, proper oral care becomes more important than ever. Practicing proper oral health and taking proper care of any dental devices, such as dentures or implants, and looking into dental insurance suited to you is crucial. Visit this link for more information.