Driver Safety Program
An interactive class for drivers 50 years of age and older in which participants can sharpen their driving skills and develop strategies for age related changes in vision, hearing, and reaction time. The fee includes workbook, DMV certificate for insurance discount, and administrative fees.
2013 Class Dates:
|Tuesday & Wednesday||February 12th & 13th||9am-1:30pm||Mallard Room|
|Saturday||February 16th||8:30am-5:30pm||Mallard Room|
|Monday & Wednesday||April 29th & May 1st||9am-1:30pm||Mallard Room|
|Saturday||April 27th||8:30am-5:30pm||Mallard Room|
|Tuesday & Wednesday||August 13th & 14th||9am-1:30pm||Mallard Room|
|Saturday||August 24th||8:30am-5:30pm||Mallard Room|
|Tuesday & Wednesday||November 12th & 13th||9am-1:30pm||Mallard Room|
|Saturday||November 23rd||8:30am-5:30pm||Mallard Room|
AARP Tax Assistance Program
From early February through April 15th each year, the AARP Tax-Aide Program offers free, one-on-one counseling, to help seniors prepare basic tax returns, including the 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ and other standard schedules. Scheduled appointments are seen in the Sail Room of the Foster City Community Center, located at 1000 E. Hillsdale Blvd., Foster City, on Wednesdays between 12:30pm and 3:30pm beginning in February. Please be sure to bring all required documentation (listed below) to your appointment. Appointments will be taken starting in January.Call the Foster City Senior Wing to make an appointment at (650) 286-2585.
List of required documents needed for your appointment:
·Copy of previous year tax return (if necessary, contact the IRS for a copy)
·W-2 earnings from each employer
·All 1099 forms (1099-INT, 1099-DIV, 1099-misc., etc.) showing interest and/or dividends, plus brokerage company documentation indicating original purchase price and dates of any sold assets
·If you receive Social Security benefits, bring the SSA-1099
·If you receive a pension or annuity, bring your 1099-R
·Amounts and records indicating any federal income tax paid
·If applicable, unemployment compensation statements
·Child care provider information (name, address, employer ID, SSN)
·If itemizing deductions, bring all records/documentation for medical expenses, taxes paid, mortgage interest paid, and charitable contributions, etc.
·Social Security ID card or Medicare eligibility card, as well as SS numbers for all claimed dependent
S.A.S.H. Grocery Shopping Assistance
Do you have trouble getting your groceries? If you are homebound and need assistance with grocery shopping, then this is the program for you!
S.A.S.H is a grocery shopping and delivery service for seniors who are unable to shop for themselves. A volunteer will shop and deliver groceries to you on a weekly or bi-monthly basis. Your volunteer will call you on your pre-arranged day and time to take your order, and then deliver your groceries the next day. Seniors pay only for their groceries. There is no fee for the service.
For more information about this program, contact the Senior Wing Recreation Coordinator at (650) 286-3378.
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City Hall - 610 Foster City Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404