Services

    Inspire, Engage, Enlighten!

    Share what you enjoy doing with older or disabled people in your community.  The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) has volunteer opportunities: visiting, shopping, tutoring, and Meals on Wheels delivery.  Volunteer around your schedule and make a positive impact in the community!

    Also if you are in need of someone to grocery shop or visit with you, we can help!

    Please contact Gina King (860) 425-6617  for more information.

     

    3rd Thursday of every month- Free Hearing Screening & Hearing Aid Cleaning

    Bob Sawyer is a State Licensed Hearing Instrument Specialist and is Board Certified in Hearing Instrument Sciences by the International Hearing Society. He gives free hearing screenings, hearing aid information, hearing aid cleaning and maintenance on the 3rd Thursday of every month. Please call Hilary at the Rose City Senior Center for an appointment (860) 889-5960.

    Tuesday, September 18th- AARP Driver Safety- Smart Driver Course

    Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

    The AARP Smart Driver Course is the nation’s first and largest refresher course for drivers age 50 and older.  It has given millions of older drivers the skills and tools they need to drive safely on today’s roads.  In fact, 97% of those who take it change at least one driving behavior.

    And the best part?  There are no tests to pass – just useful information to keep you safe on the road!

    You may get an insurance discount after taking this course!  Auto insurance companies in most states provide a multi-year discount to course graduates!  Please consult your insurance agent for more information about discounts available to you from taking this class.

    Cost: $15 AARP Members      $20 AARP Non-Members

    Pay by check or cash on the day of the class

    Please sign up at Reception – Space is Limited.

    Tuesday, November 13th- AARP Driver Safety- Smart Driver Course

    Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

    The AARP Smart Driver Course is the nation’s first and largest refresher course for drivers age 50 and older.  It has given millions of older drivers the skills and tools they need to drive safely on today’s roads.  In fact, 97% of those who take it change at least one driving behavior.

    And the best part?  There are no tests to pass – just useful information to keep you safe on the road!

    You may get an insurance discount after taking this course!  Auto insurance companies in most states provide a multi-year discount to course graduates!  Please consult your insurance agent for more information about discounts available to you from taking this class.

    Cost: $15 AARP Members      $20 AARP Non-Members

    Pay by check or cash on the day of the class

    Please sign up at Reception – Space is Limited.

    Renter’s Rebate Program open until October 1, 2018

    Renter’s Rebate Program

    A program for low income elderly (65+) or disabled individuals who have rented in CT in 2017 and have not applied for the homeowners Circuit Breaker Program.  Program open through October 1, 2018.

    Income Limits:

    Single: $35,300 yearly or less    Couple: $43,000 yearly or less

    Appointments are Needed

    Norwich residents, 55 and older please call the Rose City Senior Center at (860) 889-5960.

    If you are under 55 and a Norwich resident, call Norwich Human Services at (860) 823-3778.

    If you reside in Senior Housing, please contact your Resident Services Coordinator for an appointment at your housing complex.