Our mission is to provide nutritious meals, beneficial supportive services, and social interaction to area seniors.

About Us

Alice Blocker

​Administrative Assistant

​Alice updates congregate files, makes copies, distributes important materials to seniors, and works in the office with the administrator.

Joan Rauls 
Meals on Wheels Driver and Dishwasher

Actually, Joan does whatever is needed and never complains. She has been an absolute lifesaver for some seniors.

Mary Emery
Head Cook

Mary has been with the Kennett Senior Center for 24 years, and she definitely knows her way around the kitchen.

(Older Adults Keep Serving)

Sharon Carter

Prep Cook

Sharon assists the cooks and works in every area of the kitchen making sure everyone has what they need. She is definitely an asset to the OAKS team.


At the Kennett OAKS Senior Nutrition Center, our staff and volunteers do all they can to make sure our congregate and home bound seniors are safe and well cared for.
Paul Nelson
Full Time Volunteer 
Paul is special to the Kennett Senior Center because he shows up to help in every way he can, and he does it because he wants to.
Meals & Activities

Dorothy Riggs

Administrative Assistant

​Dorothy scans and greets seniors/guests as they come into the center to eat, keeps up with events, and appointments for the foot clinic She works in the office with the administrator.



Resources

Kennett O.A.K.S.

At the OAKS, we make aging fun, safe, and healthy.

Every Senior Is Special

  • Health Screenings by local Agencies
  • Foot Clinic
  • Guest Speakers on Subjects that Interest Seniors
  • Fraud Alert Programs
  • Nutritional Programs
Lori Montgomery
Second Cook
Lori assists Mary, and she keeps the food orders straight, along with everyone else. She has been with the center for 17 years.
Programs & Clinics