Seniors ages 55Y+ (or their spouses) are encouraged to contribute $3 for lunch. We welcome all seniors and ensure that no one is denied a meal due to inability to pay. Please speak with a staff member if you have any questions.
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We have programmed activities from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Some special classes start in the afternoons but for the most part the activities take place in the mornings.
Most senior activities are free but some classes have a fee associated with them. You can view all our call offerings online. Membership to the Mansfield Activities Center is required for participation.
All current activities are listed in the Recreation Guide (PDF) or you can view online.
The City of Mansfield partners with AARP who provides a qualified tax preparer from February 1 to April 15 for free tax return preparation for seniors and low income individuals. Appointments are made at the Mansfield Activities Center.
Seniors who come to the center must be able to take care of their own personal needs, such as going to the restroom and feeding themselves, or have a caretaker with them at all times. We welcome all levels of ability.
We have buses that can pick her up in the morning and bring her to the center and then take her home in the afternoons after lunch. The bus has a handicap lift if needed for wheelchairs. This service is available to Mansfield residents only, subject to address verification. Reservations must be made at least 1 business day in advance by calling (817) 728-3687 or speaking with staff in person.
Please contact the Mansfield Senior Lifestyles program at (817) 728-3687 between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday-Friday to secure a reservation for lunch. To ensure availability, please make your reservation no later than 2 p.m. the day before. Last minute opening may be available the day of. In-person sign-ups are also accepted.
Most meals are prepared at the MAC in a health-inspected kitchen by food handler trained staff. Select meals may be prepared in collaboration with our community partners.