Rio Arriba County Senior Citizens Program



Rio Arriba County 







Senior Program


Mission Statement:

The mission of the Rio Arriba County Senior Program is to encourage the Seniors of Rio Arriba County both well and frail to utilize our programs and services to enrich their lives by providing a coordinated system of opportunities to promote independent living and overall well-being with the primary focus on the rural and low-income minority. 

Values Statement:

We value the opportunity to serve Seniors by involving them in various activities and organizations and to assist them by providing the highest quality of life with the utmost care and respect for each individual.


Meal Service

Meals on Wheels

Rio Arriba County is proud to deliver meals to qualified homebound seniors.

Seniors interested in receiving home-delivered meals should call (505) 753-7597.

Congregate Meals (Lunch Service)

Individuals are welcome to join us in any of the following Senior Centers for lunch:                                                                                                  

  •  Chama Senior Center                                                                                 Lunch is served daily between 11:30 am -12:30 pm. 

     Location: US Hwy 84-64 HS#2449

     (575) 756-2765 

  •  Tierra Amarilla Senior Center                                                                       Lunch is served daily between 11:30 am -12:30 pm.

     Location: State Rd 162 HS#1113A

     (575) 588-7731

  •  Española Senior Center

     Lunch is served daily between 11:30 am -12:30.

     Location: 320 Hunter Street


  •  Dixon Senior Center

     Lunch is served daily between 11:30 am -12:30 pm.

     Location: US Hwy 75 HS #318

     (505) 579-9176

  •  Chimayo Senior Center                                                                               Lunch is served daily between 11:30 am -12:30 pm.

     Location: 694 State Rd 76

     (505) 351-1254

  •  Truchas Senior Center                                                                                 Location: County Rd 75 HS# 58
  •  El Rito Senior Center

    Lunch is served daily between 11:30 am -12:30 pm.

     (575) 581-0070


There is a suggested donation of $1.00 for individuals age 60+. Guests are also welcome to join us - guest lunches are $15.00.






 Lyle Lomayma

Senior Progam Director



Stephanie Gonzales

Senior Program Assistant Director


David Joseph,

Inventory Clerk



1122 Industrial Park Rd
Espanola, NM 87532
(505) 753-7597



     RAC Senior Program Menu



 Introduction and Overview of the Program

Department Overview


Senior/Community Center Locations and Contact Information


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