The City offers a wide variety of programming and activities for seniors age 50 and older through the Heritage Senior Center (HSC). Built in 2003, the 40,000 square-foot facility is state-of-the-art.
Amenities include comfortable classrooms, a sunny dining room and a gorgeous ballroom with a wooden dance floor. Members can relax in the living room, read a book in the library, get creative in the craft room, play billiards, use a computer or exercise in the fully equipped fitness room.
The facility is surrounded by beautiful, outdoor living spaces and the Heritage Aquatic Center is conveniently located next door.
Having Fun Over 50
Getting older doesn't mean you have to slow down. Through the Irving Parks and Recreation Department, the HSC offers plenty of fun and creative activities to help seniors stay active. The facility's schedule is filled with fitness classes, field trips, workshops and guest speakers. Stop in for a Tuesday night dance or check out all the center's activities and services in the monthly Heritage Herald magazine.
Services HSC offers its members assistance with transportation needs, Social Security benefits counseling and tax preparation. In addition, a daily meal program is offered for a small fee through the Dallas Area Agency on Aging. The center also has a list of valuable resources for seniors with information on local and state organizations.
For more information on any of these services, please call the HSC staff at (972) 721-2496.