1. Awareness of the plight of the older adult.
Members work together to change the negative image that today's society imposes on the older population.

2. Service.
Living as a steward to Jesus Christ does not end with retirement, but deepens. Members understand that their free time belongs as much to the service of others as it does to them.

3. New religious experiences.
Many avenues for true spiritual growth are offered to members throughout the year at both the parish and diocesan level.

4. Continuing education.
Most meetings include educational opportunities where members can develop new skills and talents.

5. Recreation and celebration.

Members combine purpose with pleasure and go big for the celebration of milestone events. Bus trips to places of interest and other recreational activities are enjoyed.

6. Community Involvement.
Centers urge their members to stay informed and exercise their responsibilities in the political process.