Center for Active Living (CAL) – FAQs
Center for Active Living FAQ’s
Where is the Center for Active Living?
We are located at 36 Main Street in York Beach. Our parking and main entrance are in the back of the building.
When are you open?
Year round, Monday – Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm
How do I know what’s going on at the Center for Active Living?
Get the scoop in THE SCOOP, that’s our monthly newsletter and program guide.
Do I have to be a York resident to participate?
No, we welcome non-residents. Non-residents, however, pay an annual user fee of $25.00 (July 1st – June 30th).
Do I have to be enrolled in a program to stop by the Center for Active Living?
No! Older adults are welcome anytime. Stop by to say hi, meet a friend, enjoy a cup of coffee and some conversation, borrow a book, play a game, work on a puzzle.
Are your programs limited?
Some programs are limited in size. Therefore, we recommend registering early for programs that you do not want to miss out on.
How do I register for a program?
You can register in person, by phone, and for some programs online through the Rec1 program here.
Do I have to register for your programs if I want to participate?
Some programs require pre-registration but there are some that are designed to be drop-in style. If pre-registration is required, it will be indicated in the program write-up in The Scoop.
How do I know what you are serving for lunch?
Our menu is published monthly here.
Do I have to make a reservation if I want to join you for lunch?
Yes, reservations need to be made by Friday, 2pm the week prior to when you desire a meal.
If I want to join you for lunch, what time should I be there?
Dine-In meals are served at 12:00 noon. We ask that you arrive and sign-in for lunch at 11:30pm. For drive-thru pick-up meals, you will be assigned a joinly agreed upon time of 12:10pm, 12:20pm, or 12:30pm.
Do you deliver meals?
We provide a very limited delivery service a few times a week to older adults living in York who are unable to drive and have no one else to pick-up their meal.
I heard that I had to bring my own silverware to lunch, is that true?
Dine-in meals are served complete with plates and silverware. We do not, however, provide silverware for drive-thru pick-up meals.
Do you have a transportation program?
We do not provide transportation to and from the Center.
If I register for a trip, is the deposit refundable?
Most deposits are refundable up until an advertised deadline date. After that, deposits are non- refundable.
Is trip Insurance available?
Our day trips do not have trip insurance available. Most of our longer, overnight trips have a reasonably priced insurance option for participants