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    Content by Judy April 2018

    We hope you’re enjoying this newsletter and the information you get on SeniorCenterCt.org. “Like us on Facebook” and you’ll see a great number of articles covering a wide range of topics. We’re also on Twitter and LinkedIn. And we just started doing Instagram!

    We’re everywhere and growing! For the first quarter of 2018 we have 3,936 users on 5,620 sessions with 18,907 pageviews! Watch on Facebook for the chart that shows our growth from the time we started in 2016.

    Tell your family and friends about SeniorCenterCt.org and to “like us on Facebook” so they are up to date too.

    Thanks for your support – Judy

    Friday mornings starting May 4th- June 22nd – OVER THE HILL GANG with John

    Couple Hiking

    Fri mornings starting May 4th- June 22nd

    Time: 9am

    For a list of hikes come to the Senior Center.
    Hikes are local and away.  We will transport for away hikes @ $5pp.

    Directions will be provided. Call to register and for more information.

    Wear sturdy shoes – Bring a bottle of water, snack, sunscreen & bug spray.

     

    Monday, April 30th- VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION – Open House

    We “Donut” know what we would have done without you!

    THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR VOLUNTEERS!!!!

    Join us for coffee/tea, bagels, donuts and fruit.

    Stop in starting at 9:30am -10:30am

    Please call to register

    Free for Volunteers

    $3 for guest

    ENERGY ASSISTANCE FOR 17/18 FALL & WINTER SEASON

    Please be advised that the fuel delivery authorization deadline for the CT Energy Assistance Program has been extended from Thursday, March 15th, 2018 to Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018.

    Applications for the Connecticut Energy Assistance Program are being taken at the New London office of TVCCA.  Appointments are required.  Please call 860-444-0006. The Senior Center office will assist the Senior and Disabled population of East Lyme with their applications. You must call the Senior Center

    office to obtain your appointment. Documentation will be required in order to apply for this program. You can get information about what needs to be provided by calling the Senior Center office at 860-739-5859.

    To be eligible:

    1. In a one-person household, income can be NO greater than $34,366. In a two-person household, income can be NO greater than $44,941.
    2. If you are a renter, the first $12,000.00 in liquid assets is disregarded. Any amount over that limit, when added to the annual gross income must be below the income guidelines.
    3. If you are a homeowner, the first $15,000.00 in liquid assets is disregarded. Any amount over that limit, when added to the annual gross income must be below the income guidelines.

    Please remember all members of the household who receive income must report their income.