Oconee County Senior Center

Oconee County Senior Center Update
Hello Seniors!​ 
Please continue to stay updated through our webpage, Facebook, email, or a telephone call to the Senior Center if you have questions related to upcoming planned activities and programs. ​
​Merry Howard, Senior Center Director

Staying safe from the Corona virus
​* Clean your hands often with soap and water, or hand sanitizer
* Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
* Avoid close contact with people who are sick
​* Wear a cloth face mask to avoid spreading the illness
* Distance yourself from other people for at least 6 feet
* Stay home as much as possible, especially if you are sick
* Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue or the inside of your elbow, then wash hands
* Clean and disinfect surfaces daily
For more information on Coronavirus, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at https://www.coronavirus.gov/.

​Contact Us: 706-769-3979
Merry Howard, Senior Center Director, mhoward@oconee.ga.us         Allison Burns, Assistant Director, aburns@oconee.ga.us
Angela Helwig, Aging Services Coordinator, ahelwig@oconee.ga.us 
ary Ann Hall, Food Services Manager, mhall@oconee.ga.us
Marge McKee, Senior Services Aide, mmckee@oconee.ga.us     
Pat Anderson, Receptionist, panderson@oconee.ga.us 

Our Mission

To positively impact our community by creating opportunities for healthy aging through social engagement, physical activity and well-being, civic involvement, creativity, and lifelong learning.

Our Goal

To give all our members a sense of belonging, providing them with programs that contribute to their well-being, and helping to keep them healthy, happy and informed.


The Oconee County Senior Center offers a wide variety of daily activities:
  • Exercise - Senior Fit, Chair Zumba, Line Dancing
  • Games - Bingo, Bridge, Canasta, Mahjong, Ping Pong, Pool, Rummikub, Texas Hold'em Poker
  • Educational programs, computer classes, arts and crafts instruction
  • Outings
  • Holiday parties
  • Music programs
  • Health screenings - blood pressure checks, etc.

OCSC Activities - Coronavirus Style