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Department of Senior Affairs

General information about the Department of Senior Affairs.

Senior Affairs, in partnership with Adelante's DiverseIT program, have set up a FREE Senior Tech Help Line to assist with any questions you may have about your smartphones, laptops, desktops or tablets.  Having trouble joining a ZOOM meeting?  Got a new smartphone and need help getting set up?  Wondering if an email is legitimate?  Call 505-503-INFO (505-503-4636), Mon - Fri, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for your tech help needs!

For information about how to receive other services for seniors in Bernalillo County, call 505-764-6400.

Important Notices

  • Updated Mask Requirement:  Masks are required at all times in all City of Albuquerque facilities and public spaces regardless of vaccination status.  We thank you in advance for your cooperation. 
  • We are Open!  All 50+ Sports and Fitness, Senior and Multigenerational Centers are open for full operations. For more information or details about our class schedules, hours of operations, or activities, please contact your center directly or call our Senior Information Line at 505-764-6400. 

  • Senior Affairs Transportation Program Expanded! The City of Albuquerque Department of Senior Affairs Transportation program is a curb to curb service offered to adults 60 years and older in the Albuquerque, and surrounding Bernalillo County area. These services include transportation to medical appointments, non medical errands, and limited mile-radius transportation to all City of Albuquerque senior and multigenerational centers, as well as select satellite senior meal sites. To request transport services, please call 505-764-6464.  

 

  • The ABQ Veterans Ride Initiative has expanded the number of accepted identification forms that allow veterans to ride all City of Albuquerque Transit systems for free. Click here to view the accepted forms of identification. Those wishing to use SunVan services must still qualify and follow all reservation rules.
  • Subscribe to our monthly newsletter and get updates on Senior Affairs news and programs. Subscribe here

  • Senior Affairs is now accepting online donations! Your donation could help provide recreation opportunities, meals, home services, transportation, care coordination, information and more to seniors throughout Bernalillo County. Donate here.

  • For information on New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services, click here.

Nutrition Information

Activities Catalog

The cover of the 2021Aug-Dec Department of Senior Affairs Activities Catalog.

Quick Guide

Cover of the Senior Quick Guide for 2019-2020

Our Mission:  We are committed to providing resources with care and compassion that help our community thrive while embracing aging.