Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Van

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Salem's Center 50+ now offers mobile wellness services. With the support from Mountain West Investments, Salem Health, United Way of the Mid-Willamette Valley, P3 Health Partners Oregon, and Home Instead Senior Care, Center 50+ now delivers socially distanced wellness services to area seniors.

Front porch visits from the Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Van include fitness, nutrition, mobility and wellness programming, activities, lifelong learning instruction, social check-ins, and technology tutoring.

Services delivered from the WOW Van:

  • Food/Care box emergency delivery

  • Fitness and wellness programs, personal training, improving mobility, nutrition education and more

  • Activities such as arts and crafts, brain health, puzzles, games, lifelong learning and more

  • Fix-it Brigade, fall prevention and home safety inspections (currently restricted to outdoor projects)

  • Friendly visitor (front door/front porch short visits-masks required)

  • Technology tutoring (front door/front porch service)

  • Birthday deliveries

We will continue to evaluate what other Center 50+ programs and activities could be incorporated into this outreach, check back often.

How to request a WOW van visit: Call 503-588-6349.

Cost: Currently, donations are being accepted to support these program offerings. 

Who qualifies: Adults 50 and older, who have limited access to programs, activities, and services and want to remain connected to others.

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Center 50+
​Due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19 infection, Center 50+ is closed effective Monday, March 16, 2020. Because Center 50+ serves a population considered to be at higher risk for contracting the virus, serves more than 250 people each day, and we cannot guarantee social distancing, Center 50+ will remain closed until the Oregon Health Authority deems it safe to reopen.

Congregate meals offered Monday through Friday at Center 50+ will continue through a drive-up option. Follow https://www.facebook.com/center50plus/ for virtual program offerings during this time. Call -503-588-6303.

Regular Hours suspended:
Monday 7:30 a.m–9:00 p.m.
Tuesday 7:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Wednesday 7:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
2615 Portland RD NE
Salem OR 97301
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