Senior Services
Click Senior of the Year for more information on awards dinner on June 4 and nominees

Conejo Connections
 
Conejo Connections is an online, community resource directory with special sections for seniors, containing information on the following topics:
Caregiving
Civic Organizations
Education
End of Life Issues
Finance/Insurance/Legal Issues
Food & Nutrition
Health
Housing
Information/Referrals
Publications
Recreation/Leisure
Support Groups
Transportation
Other, including information about pets, shopping and miscellaneous services

Go directly to Conejo Connections on the web at www.conejoconnections.org

If you know of services that need to be added or an entry that needs updating, please contact Councilonaging@toaks.org
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If you would like help using Conejo Connections or have service questions you can:
- Stop by the City Hall lobby information desk during business hours and they will be happy to help you;
- Call Customer Service at 805-449-2290;
- Stop by the Thousand Oaks or Newbury Park Libraries and ask a librarian a the reference desk.  they have access to many online databases including Conejo Connections and can help you find what you need;
- Use our "Ask a Librarian" service by calling 449-2660 Ext 5 Or chat with a librarian at www.asktolnow.tolibrary.org
 
 
The Senior Buzz
Council on Aging publishes a quarterly newsletter to provide information to seniors about services available to them in the Conejo Valley.  Click here to view.

Senior Adult Master Plan (SAMP)
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE FOR YOUR COMMUNITY AND YOU!

In 2009, the City of Thousand Oaks City Council approved the Senior Adult Master Plan which is now well into the implementation phase.  Those who would like to find out about joining an implementation team should contact councilonaging@toaks.org or call 805-381-7362.  Additional information can also be found in the SAMP brochure.

A special Council on Aging meeting was held on September 24, 2014 in which all members of SAMP Implementation Teams, as well as the general public, were invited to discuss the future direction of the Senior Adult Master Plan Implementation

A Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast was held on December 11, 2014 to thank all the SAMP volunteers for their dedication and commitment to planning for the future of senior adult services in Thousand Oaks.

Community Outreach
If you belong to a club or organization that would like a speaker for a brief presentation on the Council on Aging and the Senior Adult Master Plan please call (805) 381-7362 or e-mail, Councilonaging@toaks.org 
We will provide a speaker at no cost, as well as a brief PowerPoint presentation, that fits nicely into a 15-minute time slot.  Contact us today.

Other Senior Adult programs and resources 
provided by the City of Thousand Oaks are:
• Dial-a-Ride
 T. O. Transit 
Senior Residence and Day Care List 2015
• Housing Assistance Program

Senior Nutrition Lunch Program

The Conejo Recreation and Park District administers the Senior Nutrition Lunch Program - "the friendliest lunch hour in town" at the Marquee Cafe in the Goebel Senior Adult Center. The program is donation and grant funded. A new menu is featured each month.  For information call (805) 381-2746; $3.00 Senior 60+; $5.00 for those under 60.  Meals on Wheels and Brown Bag services are also available through Senior Concerns.

Senior Discounts

Many local retailers and restaurants offer senior discounts and do not advertise this fact. Be sure to ask when you patronize local establishments.  

For more information on senior services please contact Council on Aging Staff Liaison Francine Sprigel, (805) 381-7362 or councilonaging@toaks.org