OA Action Alliance 2018 Mini Grant Awardee

    WOOT WOOT! We are honored and very happy to be a part of this list.

    Announcing our 2018 Mini Grant awardees who will be expanding dissemination and delivery of Walk With Ease (WWE) through innovative programming that reaches a diverse audience. Read the news release on our website for a brief synopsis of each awardee and their proposed projects.

    Learn more:

    Detroit Area Agency on Aging Fairhill Partners Five County Association of Governments National Kidney Foundation of Michigan NC Center for Health and Wellness at UNC Asheville Town of Groton Senior Center Washington County Commission on Aging, Inc. Michigan State University Extension Northwest Human Services


    Did You Know?

    Individuals wishing to participate in Groton Senior Center activities must meet the following criteria:

    • Able to toilet themselves
    • Able to feed themselves
    • Be able to self-ambulate
    • Be oriented to their current surroundings
    • Behave in a non-aggressive and non-disruptive manner
    • Maintain clean body and clothing
    • Participate in activities or programs appropriate for them
    • Have the desire to participate in programs or activities.

    Persons not meeting the required criteria are welcome; however, they must be escorted by a knowledgeable caregiver.


    Fairview First Outpatient Therapy Patient Screenings

    Fairview First Outpatient Therapy Patient Screenings

    Fall/Balance Assessment

    Wednesday, Jan 24th from 10am- 2pm

    Wednesday, Feb 7th from 10am- 2pm

    Þ Carey Faulkner, MSPT  physical therapist


    Brain Health Screening

    Wednesday, Feb 7th from 10am- 2pm

    Þ Dawn Clark, SLP  speech language pathologist


    Screenings to be held in Classroom


    Make an appointment today to reserve your spot for

    these screenings at the front desk or call 860-441-6785. Walk-ins will be welcomed

    but will have to wait for those who have appointments.


    Daytrip to Eastern CT Symphony Orchestra  ”Paintings and Pictures”

    Eastern CT Symphony Orchestra  ”Paintings and Pictures

    at Garde Arts Center    Saturday, February 24

    Orchestra Center seats to enjoy ECSO, Toshiyuki Shimada, Music Director and Conductor, Hannah Lash’s This Ease, Maurice Ravel’s Pavane for a Dead Princess , Tchaikovsky’s Variations of a Rococco Theme, Op. 33 featuring 2017 Instrumental Competition Winner Yi Qun Xu, Cellist Mussogorsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.

    Pre-concert chat 7-7:30 pm/Concert starts at 8 pm.

    We take our own Groton Senior Center bus and have a limit of 12 seats.

    Let us do the driving—we drop off and pick up right at the Garde Arts Center entry. We depart GSC at 6:30 pm