If you are:
-- 50 or older and
-- Live in Newport or the surrounding area

your response to this brief survey will help create a more livable future for older adults.
 
INSTRUCTIONS: Please prioritize items in each section in order of their importance.
Although all four items may be important to you, please use each number only once within each section.
#1 - Most important
#2 - Important
#3 - Somewhat important
#4 - Least important

1.  HOUSING (prioritize from #1-most important to #4-least important)

Comments about housing issues

2.  SENIOR CITIZEN-SPECIFIC HOUSING (prioritize from #1-most important #4-least important)

Comments about senior citizen-specific housing

3.  TRANSPORTATION (prioritize from #1-most important to #4-least important)

Comments about transportation

4.  ENVIRONMENTAL (prioritize from (prioritize from #1-most important to #4-least important)

Comments about environmental issues

5.  CONTINUING EDUCATION (prioritize from #1-most important to #4-least important)

Comments about continuing education

6.  SENIORS GIVING BACK (prioritize from (prioritize from #1-most important to #4-least important)

Comments about giving back

7.  HEALTHCARE (prioritize from #1-most important to #4-least important)

Comments about healthcare

8.  SOCIAL/CULTURAL ACTIVITIES (prioritize from #1-most important to #4-least important)

Comments about social/cultural activities

9.  CITY OF NEWPORT PROGRAMS

  Very important Important Somewhat important Not important
Public library
Recreation Center's pool
Recreation Center classes and gym
Parks
60+ Activity Center (Senior Center)

10.  AVAILABILITY OF SERVICES: 

  One is CURRENTLY available and it is working effectively Not one available right now, but it's important to create one There is one, but it's not important to have one stop for multiple services None available, but it's not important to have one
Is there CURRENTLY a single place you can go or phone for multiple services?

11.  Of the categories identifies above, PLEASE CHECK THE TWO that are most important to you

12.  ENJOYMENT
Please tell us what activities give you the most pleasure?

 The next five questions relate to
THE NEWPORT 60+ ACTIVITY CENTER
20 SW 2nd Street
Newport, OR 97365
541-265-9617
http://www.newportoregon.gov/dept/par/sc/
Hours: Mon 8:30am-8:30pm, Tue 8:30am-9:00pm, Wed 8:30am-6:30pm, Thurs-Sat 8:30am-5:00pm. Closed Sunday.

13.  Are you aware of the Newport 60+ Activity Center and the services they offer to the 60+ community?

14.  If you don't use the 60+ Activity Center, which activities might interest you?

15.  As a current or former participant/member of the 60+ Center, which activities do/did you participate in most often?

16.  DOES THE 60+ ACTIVITY CENTER MEET YOUR NEEDS?

  Yes No N/A
Is the 60+ Center well-marked and easy to locate?
Is there adequate parking for classes and activities?
Does the 60+ Center have convenient hours?
Would you participate in activities/more activities if transportation to the 60+ Activity Center were available to you?
Is social interaction with other seniors important to you?

17.  Do you know that there are a variety of volunteer opportunities available at the Newport 60+ Activity Center?

18.  AGE

  50-59 60-69 70-79 80-89 90+
What is your age?

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