Moving Forward Together

College Avenue Center

We Serve Healthy Mind, Body, and Spirit

Congregate Dining is Back in person!

It is the same delicious meals, but instead is pre-packaged. All meals must be eaten in the courtyard as a safety precaution. It is a suggested donation of $4/meal. Call to make a reservation 24 hours in advance. Space is limited.

Face masks and social distancing required.

Monday – Friday  |  12:00 – 1:00pm

Temple Emanu-El
6299 Capri Drive  |  San Diego, CA 92120
(858) 637-3230

Call (858) 637-3270

Email [email protected]

For those living with Alzheimer’s or related forms of dementia, the Balboa Avenue Older Adult Center may be right for you.

Be A Part of Our Virtual Community!

Email [email protected] for Zoom links.

Tuesdays at 10:30am: Current Events

Tuesdays from 12:00–12:30pm: Virtual lunch social time — Chat with friends while lunching on zoom

Tuesdays from 12:30–1:00pm: Trivia Tuesday with Hosts Luciano and Ruthie

Exercise with Aviva photo

What You Can Expect at the Center

Here, every day is different

On any given day, you can expect a stimulating mix of games, workshops, live music and entertainment, discussion groups, dancing, guest speakers, films, cultural events, holiday celebrations, and more.


We love what we do

Our caring team of staff and volunteers are knowledgeable about the aging process and share a passion for working with older adults.

We get you there and back

Transportation to and from the Center is offered through On the Go: Transportation Solutions for Older Adults.


We emphasize healthy aging

We offer nutritious kosher lunches, daily exercise and fitness classes, nutrition workshops, and regular screenings to support mind-body wellness. You can also take home fruits and vegetables from our bi-monthly “Fresh Market.”

Time, Location, & Fees

Due to COVID-19 safety concerns, in-person activities have currently been suspended at our social and wellness centers until further notice.

During the pandemic, all virtual programming is FREE and all are welcome to attend. If you’d like to make a donation in support of our social and wellness centers, please click here and designate your donation.