Somerville YMCA 101 Highland Ave, Somerville, MA02143 Originally built as a YMCA in 1904, this building has character to spare. The adult program list is extensive and…More includes activities such as swimming lessons, yoga, karate and an array of dance classes. Senior citizens can loosen up with water aerobics courses, many of which are free to members. Memberships are reasonably priced for individuals and families. Other programs include a pre-school, child care, outreach and youth day camp.
Davis Square Cleaners 237 Elm St, Somerville, MA02144 Davis Square Cleaners has been at its current location for over three generations and offers alterations, dry cleaning,…More ironing, washing and leather cleaning. It does not offer measurements, so the staff asks that customers bring measurements for alterations with them. Senior citizens receive a 20 percent discount and students with a Tufts Student Advantage Card are eligible for a 10 percent discount. Discounts are valid on everything except tailoring and leather work.
SCM Community Transportation's program Door2Door provides free public transportation for senior citizens or those…More with disabilities who are unable to drive themselves. These trips provide local residents with a way to run vital errands such as grocery shopping, visiting a sick loved one or making a doctor's appointment, and allows them to maintain their independence.
SCM can also accommodate paid rides for up to 14 persons to go on trips or excursions. For Somerville residents to take advantage of the trips, they must be 62 years of age or older or have a mobility impairment. The program is also available for Cambridge, Medford and Everett residents who are over the age of 62.