Dorothy C. Benson Senior Multipurpose Complex

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6500 Vernon Woods Drive, Sandy Springs, GA 30328  Phone: 404-613-4900
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Dorothy C. Benson Senior Complex  

The Dorothy C. Benson Senior Multipurpose Complex, commonly referred to as the Benson Center, is a Fulton County facility for seniors 55 and older. The goals of the facility include supporting the recreational, intellectual, social, physical and health needs of senior citizens. This facility promotes a safe, active, meaningful and productive life for seniors.
The complex consists of three units.
  • In the Multipurpose area, planned activities are available in education, hobbies, health and wellness, swimming, recreation and more.
  • The Adult Day-Care unit is for seniors who need assistance throughout the day.
  • The Senior Neighborhood Center is designed for semi-active seniors and provides assistance with transportation and nutrition. For more information about the Neighborhood Center, visit their web site by clicking the link below.

To learn more about the programs at the Benson Center, call the front desk at 404-613-4900.


For additional Senior Services in North Fulton County (such as transportation) you might like to visit the website of Senior Services North Fulton.


Extra Events this week

Mor or Less Players

4/25 (Wednesday) More or Less Players Roswell-Group
Benson participants and guest will enjoy this amazing performance.
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Location: Multi Purpose Dining Hall

Bill Halry and the Comets

4/19 & 4/26 (Thursdays) Music Appreciation Workshops
Benson participants will explore the history of Rock n Roll music through videos, audio recordings and guest presenters.
10:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Conference Rooms A and B



Operating hours:

Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 5:00pm.
Adult Day Program:
Business hours will continue to be Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm.

This week at The Center: 

For complete list this week's events,
see the Events Calendar new website:
Ongoing Events April 2018 Calendar


Fulton County Auto Tags
Monday, April 23
Wednesday, April 25
Fulton County Auto Tags
Serving “Seniors 55+”
10:00am to 1:00pm and
2:00pm to 3:00pm
Next door to doctor’s office in building B

Free Blood Pressure Check
Every Tuesday

Free Blood Pressure Check
With Ms. Frances Katapodis, from 10:00am to 12:00pm, in the Lobby of building B.

Lady Bird
Thursday, April 26
In her senior year of high school in Sacramento, teenage Lady Bird is set on making her way east to attend college in New York City. With help from her adopted brother, Miguel, she begins putting together a plan for her great escape.
Starring: Saoirse Ronan, and Laurie Metcalf.
2017 R Comedy 1hr 33minn

Chess at he Benson Cneter
Every Friday
Chess with Tony
Learn/play for fun.
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location: Game Room

And much, much more, see our Events and Program pages.

Friends of Benson: 

Please visit our Friends of Benson page.
Want to donate to Friends of Benson?
Mail your donation to: 
Friends of Benson Inc.
6500 Vernon Woods Drive
Sandy Springs, GA 30328 
Or donate electronically:

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Operating hours:
Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 5:00pm.

Adult Day Program Hours:
Business hours Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm.