Felecia Blyden
Commissioner

 

Janet Turnbull-Krigger

Assistant Commissioner - St. Thomas

 

Evril Powell

Assistant Commissioner - St. Croix

U.S. Virgin Islands

Department of Human Services

Senior Citizens Affairs


Senior Centers/Socio Rec Program

Recreation is the specialized application of recreational and experimental activities or interventions that assist in maintaining or improving the health status, functional capacities, and ultimately the overall quality of life for individuals.

The Socio-Rec Program consists of of 6 senior centers throughout the Virgin Islands territory. The centers are located in various areas of the island to accommodate seniors who reside in different locations on the islands. The senior centers on St. Thomas are Anna's Retreat and Project Strive, on St. Croix are Richmond and Aldershville, and on St. John are St. Ursula's and Adrian center. 

 

The centers' hours of operation are:

10:00 AM- 2:00 PM, Monday through Friday.

 

The program provides an opportunity for senior citizens 60 or older to socialize and interact in a positive way while experiencing the joy and companionship of other seniors.

 

St. Thomas Senior Centers

1. Project Strive Senior Center
1300 Knud Hansen Complex
Hospital Ground
St. Thomas, VI 00802
Tel # ( 340) 774-0930 ext 4248

2. Annas Retreat Senior Center
4175 Annas Retreat
St. Thomas, VI 00802
Tel # (340) 775-1240 (340) 775-1240


ST. Croix Senior Centers

3. Aldershville Senior Center
27/27A Strand Street Frederiksted
St. Croix, VI 00841
Tel# (340) 772-0683 (340) 772-0683 or (340) 772-1677(340) 772-1677

4. Richmond Senior Center
# 17 Richmond
St. Croix, VI 00820
Tel # (340) 713-2762 (340) 713-2762

St. John Senior Centers

5. Adrian Senior Center
16 Adrian
St. John , VI 00830
Tel # (340) 776-6144 (340) 776-6144

6. St. Ursula's Senior Center
P.O. Box 199
Cruz Bay, St. John 00830
Tel # (340) 693-8580 (340) 693-8580