Throughout the year, the City offers numerous services, programs and events for seniors and people with disabilities. They include wellness classes and presentations, referrals to resource providers, social outings and more. To see all our upcoming programs, please visit the City Calendar, or contact our senior services coordinator and ask to be added to our mailing list. Summaries of some of our recurring programs are below.
Ageless Grace is a seated exercise program for the mind and body set to energetic music. Utilizing the science of neuroplasticity, 21 simple exercise are designed to improve motor skills, brain function, and fun with your neighbors! All classes are free, and no pre-registration is necessary.
Classes are: Wednesdays & Fridays, 10-11 AM, City Municipal Building
The City's Call-a-Bus offers seniors and people with disabilities transportation to medical appointments, pharmacies and grocery stores within a six-mile radius of the City. The bus offers curb-to-curb service from outside a resident's home to their destination Monday-Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The fare is $1 each way and registration is free. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance.
Hyattsville Heroes Program
The City encourages residents to help their neighbors with yard and home maintenance. For those who help neighbors who are seniors and/or have disabilities, we provide some supplies free of charge. If you're interested, or know of a helpful neighbor, please contact us.
Summer Arts Camp
The City offers free art classes for seniors and people with disabilities in a partnership with Art Works Now. Classes are free, highly engaging, and participants take home the beautiful projects they create. Drop ins welcome. Classes take place on Wednesdays, 1-3 PM at the City Municipal Building.