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.

    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.

     

    Scissor, Knife and Blade Sharpening by Razor’s Edge Sharpening Service

    Knives $2.50

    Scissors/Pinking Shears $5

    Non-Electric Pruners/Hedge Trimmers/Garden Tools $5

    Electric Hedge Trimmers $10

    Chain Saw Chains/Lawn Mower Blades $5

    Drop off your items that need to be sharpened to the reception desk by Friday, April 13th.

    Be sure to have your items safely stored, wrapped in newspaper in a plastic bag,

    with your name, phone number and correct payment included.

    **Please make checks payable to Dan Correia**

    Your items will be ready to be picked up starting on Friday, April 20th

     

    Shopping Transportation

    Transportation to local grocery stores is available for members only. If possible, please call by 3:00 pm the day before to sign up for a ride. Transportation donations is $1.00 each way.  The schedule is as follows:

    • Monday — Stop & Shop
      • 9:30 am – 11:15 am Yantic / Taftville
      • 10:30 am – 1:15 pm Westside
    • Tuesday — 9:30 am  Lisbon Walmart
    • Wednesday — Shop Rite and Big Y
      • 9:30 am – 11:15 am Westside
      • 10:30 am – 1:15 pm Eastside
    • Thursday — Stop and Shop
      • 9:30 am – 11:15 am Eastside
      • 10:30 am – 1:15 pm City
    • Friday — Shop Rite and Big Y
      • 9:30 am –  11:15 am City
      • 10:30 am – 1:15 pm Yantic / Taftville

    Key

    • Yantic/Taftville – Includes St. Jude Commons, Wequonnoc Village
    • Westside – Includes Chase Manor, Westwood Park (Dorsey Building), Eastwood Park, Village Court
    • Eastside – Includes Hamilton Park, Rosewood Manor, Ahepa, Schwartz Manor, Laurel Hill
    • City – Includes Downtown, Lower Boswell Avenue, Blackstone Apartments, Eliza Huntington Home, Greenville (and Starwood Area) Mohegan Park Apartments, Mohegan Village, Sandy Lane Apartments