Fitness. Friendship. Education. Music. Art.

Open to all seniors in the community, the Gretna Senior & Wellness Center offers social, recreational, and educational programs and services designed to help seniors enjoy fulfilling lives.

A special place for seniors in Gretna

Program Sponsor

In a joint effort with the Jefferson Council on Aging and the City of Gretna, Peoples Health brings the Gretna Senior and Wellness Center to you! Open to all seniors in the community, the center offers social, recreational, and educational programs and services designed to help seniors enjoy fulfilling lives. Browse the Activity Calendar to see what’s coming up soon or just stop in and socialize. Take a step toward health and wellness!

100% Fun

From line dancing, yoga, and garden walks to bingo and music therapy, the Gretna Senior and Wellness Center has something fun for everyone!

Gretna Senior and Wellness Center

476 Franklin Ave, Gretna, LA 70053

Visit Us in Gretna

Gretna Senior and Wellness Center
476 Franklin St.
Gretna, LA 70053
Phone: 504-301-3743

Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Become a volunteer

The Jefferson Council on Aging (JCOA) would not be able to provide services without its dedicated volunteers.  Most of JCOA’s volunteer opportunities are connected to the  senior center activities and various aspects of the management of the center.

If you are interested in becoming a JCOA volunteer, click the button below to apply.