Resources

    October 18th- Budgeting for the Holidays by Chelsea-Groton Financial Workshops

    Time:   10:30am

    With all this holiday spending on the horizon, you need to have both spending and time management plans in place. It’s important that you’re financially and mentally ready when the celebrations arrive so that you don’t stress when it becomes crunch time.

    Please sign up at Receptionist if you are interested.

    HEALTH SERIES Presented By ShopRite Pharmacy

    Time: 11:00am – Noon

    Topics to be discussed:

    October 24th– CHOLESTEROL

    November 28th– DIABETES

    December 19th– ALZHEIMERS

    Please Sign up at Reception.

     

    Immunizations will be available on a drop-in basis during the Health Series.

    Immunizations will also be available to individuals 60 years old and older

    INFLUENZA  –  SHINGLES

    PREVNAR 13  –  PNEUMOVAX 23

    Immunizations will be available on a drop-in basis during the Health Series.

     

    Thursday, October 5th- Depression Screening

    Time:  10am – noon

    How Is Your Mood? 

    With summer ending and the days starting to get shorter, it is important to take an inventory of your mood.  October 5, 2017 is National Depression Screening Day.  Nurses from Hartford Healthcare at Home will be available to talk with you privately about your mood or any symptoms of depression or anxiety you may have and offer you suggestions on how to improve your day to day mood.

    No appointments are necessary.  Just drop-in during the times above for a screening.

     

    TVCCA Home Heating Assistance Now Available

    Winter is coming and home heating costs can be a struggle for many.  There is help.

    TVCCA is now taking applications for the Connecticut Energy Assistance Program which provides assistance towards a homes primary source of heat.  Priority is given to “vulnerable households” with young children, elderly or disabled individuals.  Income and Asset Limits apply:

    Household Size:      1                     2            Asset Limits:       Homeowner Renter

    Annual Income      $33,881        $44,305        $15,000                    $10,000

    Applications can be done over the phone and through the mail for homebound individuals.

    To schedule an appointment or for additional information, please call (860) 425-6681.

     

    Tuesdays- “New Times” Drop-In Computer Assistance

    Drop-In Computer Assistance – In the Computer Room

    Tuesdays 10:00 a.m.-12:00 a.m.

    Do you have general questions on how to use a computer, the Internet, email, Microsoft Word or Microsoft Excel? Need help with your Facebook, Twitter or Instagram account? Looking for assistance with your laptop, tablet, or cell phone?

    Barbi Gardiner, the Information Technology Librarian from Otis Library will be here to answer your questions and help you out! 
    Be sure to drop by and get your questions answered!  Free Wi-Fi available.