Welcome to the Upshur County Senior Center located in beautiful Buckhannon, WV!
We are a private non-profit 501-c3 corporation since 1972. The Upshur County Senior Citizens Opportunity Center, Inc., is funded by the WV Bureau of Senior Services, WV Department of Health And Human Resources, Grants, United Way and by private donations. Our director is Allen Cook.
Thank you for visiting our Internet site. As an up-to-date organization, we want to give you the opportunity to stay in touch with us and our services.
Our director Allen Cook would like to invite all seniors in the Upshur County area to become involved in our activities. As you will see on the following pages, we have many programs to help people. Please feel free to make suggestions so we can better the SC and this website.
The poor economy affects us all and it will be presenting a challenge to our senior center as well. Our governor has proposed a 40% cut in the senior center administrative budget for next year. PLEASE CONTACT YOUR STATE REPRESENTATIVE AND SENATOR to let them know of our plight. That said, we remain dedicated to helping our seniors.
We provide services for all residents who are age 60 years or older and spouses (regardless of age. Most services are free with the exception of meals. We are an equal opportunity center