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Current Closures and Cancellations

Current Closures

  • Meals on Wheels and Roving Pantry are continuing daily deliveries.
  • Closed Senior Centers: Linwood, Downtown, Orchard Park, and Northeast. (Until Further Notice)
  • Senior Employment is not open to the public, but job seekers can call the program at 267-1771 or communicate via email.
  • Heartland Games track and field is cancelled for 2020 but the 5K walk/run and the Pickleball tournament are both scheduled for September.
  • Picklepalooza has been postponed from April to September 2020.

For the most current updates visit our facebook page here.

Meet Our Friendly Staff

Senior Services seeks to be innovative in program development and service delivery while nurturing an environment that encourages professional growth. Our employees foster respect for clients, families, volunteers and financial supporters. Each team player uses his or her’s own unique experiences and creative style to enrich the lives of Wichita senior citizens.

Job Openings

There are no available job openings at this time.

Leadership Team

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    Laurel Alkire
    Executive Director
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-leadership-team-chris-heiman
    Chris Heiman
    Development Director
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-leadership-team-karen-markwell
    Karen Markwell
    Business Manager
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-leadership-team-sherri-green
    Sherri Green
    Administrative Assistant
  • Karen Dao
    Director of Programs
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-leadership-team-anna-carter
    Anna Carter
    Receptionist

Meals on Wheels

  • senior-services-wichita-ks-meals-on-wheels-sherri-flippo
    Sherri Flippo
    Social Services Director
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-meals-on-wheels-lisa-hott
    Lisa Hott
    Information & Outreach Coordinator
  • Tiffany Oltjenbruns
    Volunteer Coordinator
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-meals-on-wheels-mona-lewis
    Mona Lewis
    Head Cook

Roving Pantry

  • senior-services-wichita-ks-roving-pantry-Opal-Smith
    Opal Smith
    Program Coordinator
  • Arnetta Jones
    Assistant

Senior Centers

  • Jennifer Fox
    Downtown Center Director
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-senior-centers-cherise-langenberg
    Cherise Langenberg
    Linwood Center Director
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-senior-centers-carnesha-turcker
    Carnesha Tucker
    Northeast Center Director
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-senior-centers-diane-nutt
    Diane Nutt
    Orchard Park Center Director

Senior Employment

  • senior-services-wichita-ks-senior-employment-cherie-wenderott-shields
    Cherie Wenderott-Shields
    Program Director
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-senior-employment-chester-green
    Chester Green
    Job Placement & In-Home Services Specialist
  • senior-services-wichita-ks-senior-employment-hila-boyer
    Hila Boyer
    Administrative Assistant