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Programs and Services for Seniors



Everyone aged 50 years and older is invited to join the 5-O and on the go! Association. For an annual fee of $5.00 (renewable each January), members receive a monthly newsletter of activities.

Register at any center listed or make a check, payable to the City of Torrance, and mail to:

5-O and on the go!
1318 Cravens Avenue
Torrance, CA 90501

(Please include name, address, phone number and emergency contact person and a self-addressed stamped envelope.)


Activities for Seniors

5-O and on the go! Newsletter -         January/February      March/April     May/June

Bartlett Café - Lunch Program Guidelines       June Menu    Last Week Of June

Free Movies at Bartlett Center -       June Movies

Lapidary Workshop - Mondays and Thursdays                                                                    

Shuffleboard - Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday                             

Ceramics Workshop - Thursdays                                         

Seniors Discussion Group - Fridays

 South Bay Strummers Ukulele Group  - Saturdays                    

Tillim Senior Center - Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday

 Tillim Movie Matinee       Movie for June

Hanna Somatic Movement Therapy 

Jewelry Workshop 

Walteria Senior Center - Monday & Thursday

Sea Aire Golf Club - Fridays


         Special Events


Seniors Don't Be Scammed!




Community Services

Focal Point Resource Services  310.320.1300
The Torrance Focal Point is a highly visible program where anyone in the community can obtain information and access to aging services. It is an accessible place to turn to for referral to vital information and services.

Click here for the 2016- 2017 Senior Services Direcory

Torrance Community Transit
The Senior Ride Program has been merged with the Dial-A-Lift Program and is now called Torrance Community Transit.


Senior Citizens Centers

Bartlett Senior Citizens Center 1318 Cravens Avenue, 310.320.5918

Monday - Saturday: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm  Sunday: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm 

Bartlett Center is open daily and provides a full range of programs and services. Activities include special interest classes, weekday hot lunches for a nominal fee, exercise and dance classes, card playing, shuffleboard, pool shooting, lapidary shop, singing groups, and more!  Call for appointments for free legal advice. Information on social services including Medicare, Medi-Cal, SSI, transportation, and other needs is also available. Call 310.320.5918 for further information.

Herma Tillim Senior Citizens Center 3612 W. Artesia Boulevard, 310.329.1889
Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday  9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Recreation Center Senior Citizens Program 3341 Torrance Boulevard, 310.618.6396
Friday ONLY 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Walteria Park Senior Citizens Program 3855 W. 242nd Street, 310.378.3862
Monday: 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm
Thursday: 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm


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