Services

    ENERGY ASSISTANCE FOR 18/19 FALL&WINTER SEASON

    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.
    Appointments will be made at Twin Haven and the AHEPA housing complexes for those residents. Watch for notices.

    TAX RELIEF FOR ELDERLY AND TOTALLY DISABLED RENTERS

    The Renter Rebate Program through the State of CT provides a rebate for renters who are elderly or disabled. Applications for the Renters Rebate Program are available until Oct 1st. Please call the Senior Center for an appointment. In order to receive a renter rebate:
    1. An applicant or the spouse must be 65 or older; or be 100% disabled (per Social Security);
    or be 50 and a surviving spouse.
    2. Must have lived in Connecticut for 1 year.
    3. Total 2017 income which includes Social Security must not exceed:
    Married $43,000
    Single $35,300
    If you collect Social Security, you must provide your SSA1099 for 2017.
    4. 35% of the applicant’s annual rent and utility payments must exceed 5% of the applicant’s income.
    Proof of income received and rent and utility payments made in calendar year 2017 must be provided.

    NURSE MANAGED FOOT CLINIC – Wednesday, September 12th

    Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
    Appointment necessary.

    $10pp
    The VNASC is offering a NEW service – a monthly foot clinic. Routine foot care will be provided for a fee. Anyone with a diabetic diagnosis cannot be seen by this clinic but all others are welcome.

    Call the Senior Center at 860-739-5859.

     

    HEARING CLINIC w/Audiology Concierge – Friday, September 7th

    Time: 10:00am

    w/Audiology Concierge – Nancy Jablonski

    This monthly clinic will consist of free hearing tests,

    hearing aid checks, wax inspection, and listening demonstrations.

    Appointments are required and begin at 10am. Appointments are 45 minutes.

    Please call to schedule your appointment at 860-739-5859.

     

    TAX RELIEF FOR ELDERLY & TOTALLY DISABLED RENTERS

    TAX RELIEF FOR ELDERLY AND TOTALLY DISABLED RENTERS

    The Renter Rebate Program through the State of CT provides a rebate for renters who are elderly or disabled. Applications for the Renters Rebate Program are available starting April 1st and ending October 1st. Please call the Senior Center for an appointment.  In order to receive a renter rebate:

    1. An applicant or the spouse must be 65 or older; or be 100% disabled (per Social Security);

    or be 50 and a surviving spouse.

    1. Must have lived in Connecticut for 1 year.
    2. Total 2017 income which includes Social Security must not exceed:

    Married $43,000

    Single $35,300

    1. Thirty-five percent of the applicant’s annual rent must exceed 5% of the applicant’s income.

    Proof of income received and rent and utility payments made in calendar year 2017 must be provided.

    If you collect Social Security, you must provide your SSA1099 for 2017.