Services

    Thursdays- BENEFITS COUNSELING

    BENEFITS COUNSELING—With Natalie will be available on Thursdays to all seniors 60 years old or over. Please call 860-889-5960 for an appointment. This program is supported by Sr. Resources Agency on Aging with Title III funds made available under the Older Americans Act.

    Help Make Miracles This Holiday Season St. Vincent de Paul Place Donation

    Let’s join together, open our hearts, and help those in need this holiday season.  The Rose City Senior Center will be collecting items to donate to the St. Vincent de Paul Place in Norwich.  St. Vincent de Paul Place is a community meal site and food pantry that strives to meet the needs of individuals and families who are struggling financially in the Norwich area.  Let’s help them out!

    Items that are needed: soup, canned vegetables, pasta sauce, pasta, canned fruit, tuna, jelly, peanut butter, beans, coffee, sugar, oatmeal, soap, deodorant, razors, shampoo, conditioner, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shaving cream, winter hats, winter gloves, socks, toilet paper, paper towels, dog food and cat food.  Monetary donations and gift cards to Stop & Shop, ShopRite, Big Y, Walmart and Target are also appreciated.

    *Please be sure all items are canned or in plastic containersNO fresh, refrigerated or frozen items.  Also, items must be new, in unopened containers and not expired.*

    If you would like to make a donation, please drop items off at Reception no later than

    Friday, December 14th so we can get the items to St. Vincent de Paul Place!

    Thank you for your kindness!

     

    Thursdays, November 29th & December 6th- No-Sew Fleece Blankets – Volunteer Craft Class

    Volunteer your time to make no-sew fleece blankets which will be donated to local need-based nonprofit organizations.  This is a great way to help individuals in need this winter season and have some fun working on a craft project with others!  All materials will be supplied.  We just need your time and skill!  No experience is needed but this project does involve a fair amount of measuring, cutting and tying fleece.  Hope you join us!  This class will be led by senior volunteer, Cora Landry.

    Please sign up at reception if you will be joining us!

    Quilt Raffle

    A beautiful Autumn themed quilt is being raffled off with all proceeds to benefit future programs and events at the Rose City Senior Center. The handmade quilt was made by the very talented Senior Center Quilting Group. Thank you for the beautiful donation!

    Tickets are 3 for $1 and are available at reception.

    Drawing to be held on Friday, November 16th and you do not have to be present to win!