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Senior Services

Jal Senior Center BuildingSENIOR CENTER
222 S. 2nd St.
Jal, NM 88252
(575) 395-2245

Monday-Friday 8am-4pm
Lunch 12pm-1pm
If you are joining lunch in house, please call 575-395-2245 before 9:30am. 

Adela Rodriguez  Cindy Thompson 
575-395-3340 ext. 230
Assistant Director

IMG_0385 Mission Statement:
Our mission is to help older adults maintain their independence by providing hot nutritious meals, nutrition information and encourage social interaction.
Vision: To make the Jal Senior Center the place of choice for older adults to eat and interact.  

Meal Prices

Donation Required to Pay
Age 60+ Age 55-59 Age 54 & below 
Suggested donation $2.50 $5.00 $10.00
*60 and above must sign up with the Senior Center Director or Assistant Director for congregate or home delivered meals. 

Daily Congregate Meals:

Meals are provided Monday-Friday except on City observed Holidays. Please call the center before 9:30am to signup for dine-in. 

Home Delivered Meals:
Home Delivered meals are provided Monday-Friday except on City observed Holidays. We offer weekend meals that are delivered on Fridays. You must be 60 or above and homebound to qualify for home delivery. An assessment must be done and submitted to the State to ensure the qualifying requirements are met. 


Donations to the Senior Center support the many programs, activities and events that make the center special. Contributions of any amount are accepted, as well as in-kind contributions. Your contributions may be designated for a certain project; undesignated contributions will be used for equipment and projects. 

Monthly Menu
May 2024 Menu
June 2024 Menu

Holiday Dates
Good Friday March 29, 2024
Memorial Day May 27, 2024
Independence Day July 4-5, 2024
Labor Day September 2, 2024
Columbus Day October 14, 2024
Veterans Day November 11, 2024
Thanksgiving  November 27-29, 2024
Christmas Eve December 24, 2024
Christmas December 25-26, 2024

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