Senior Resources

City staff remain committed to the health and safety of our residents, especially our at-risk population. While the COVID-19 situation is constantly evolving and our community works to lessen the impacts of the virus on our City, we want to ensure our seniors stay as healthy and safe as possible. While Citrus Heights moves further into California’s Resilience Roadmap for resuming operations of our various businesses and groups, we continue to urge our at-risk population to follow recommended guidelines for staying safe.

Below, you will find a list of resources for seniors, including information about free meals, free COVID-19 testing, physical and mental health resources and programs, entertainment, and more. 

Please remember that while our lobby is closed, City Hall is still here for you. All of our service lines remain open remotely and our staff is available to answer your questions. Call 916-725-2448 or TTY/DD: CA Relay Service 7-1-1. 

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Health & Fitness Resources

Mental Health Resources

Activities and Entertainment

Connecting With Technology


  • Connect with friends and family using Zoom, an increasingly popular video chat and meeting app. Tutorials on joining a Zoom meeting, scheduling a meeting, and more can be found by clicking here. There is also an informative article from AARP on using Zoom, which includes instructions for joining and hosting meetings, muting, chatting, screen sharing and more. Click here to read the AARP article on Zoom.
  • Learn how to connect with others using Skype. This video chat service is easy to use, and you can click here to get started with Skype.
  • If you and your friends or family have an iPhone, iPad, or other Apple devices, FaceTime is a great application for video chatting. Click here for a FaceTime tutorial.