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    TVCCA Energy Assistance

    Application are currently being accepted for the TVCCA Energy Assistance Program. Required information necessary for completing your application include: Social Security numbers for all household members; birth dates for all household members; current utility bill, rent receipt or proof of mortgage payment, etc. are required. In addition, current proof and complete statements of ALL liquid assets for every household member are necessary. For additional information regarding program guidelines or to schedule an appointment, please call 860-887-5581 extension 6.

    Ham & Bean Luncheon PLUS Auction by Judy

    Save the date for October 4th to join with our Lisbon Senior Center friends for a ham and bean luncheon at 11:30 a.m. at the Lisbon Senior Center. The cost is $5.00 per person and is payable at the luncheon. Registrations are a must and can be directed to 860-887-5581 extension 6. The most exciting part of the day will be the hilariously entertaining auction by Judy. Participants are asked to bring a wrapped item to be auctioned off. Proceeds from the auction will benefit the Lisbon Senior Center.

    Cape Cod Scallop Fest

    Preston seniors have been extended an invitation to join with our Lisbon Senior Center friends on a wonderful excursion to the Cape Cod Scallop Fest on Saturday, September 23rd. The cost is $35.00 per person which includes bus transportation and meal (Scallops or Chicken). The bus leaves the Lisbon Senior Center, Newent Road, Lisbon, at 9:30 a.m. Please register by calling Karen Washington at 860-376-2329.

    Flu Clinic

    Mark your calendars for Wednesday, October 18th for our Annual Flu Clinic. The Flu Clinic will be conducted at the Preston Senior Center, 42 Long Society Road, Preston from 9:00 – 11:00 am. Individuals who are between the age of 60 and 65 years of age (and not insured by Medicare, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield or ConnectCare) a fee will be assed for the influenza vaccination . The fee is assessed ONLY to individuals younger than 65 years of age or have insurance coverage which is not billable by UC&FS. Unfortunately, persons maintaining a Medicare Advantage Care coverage are not billable by the United Community & Family Services Agency. Persons interested in participating in the Flu Clinic must register by telephoning the Preston Town Hall at 860-887-5581 extension 6. Please leave your name, telephone number and a brief message. For additional information, please call 860-887-5581 extension 6.

    TVCCA Café Program

    Each Monday morning, except for legal holidays, the Preston Senior Center participates in the TVCCA Café Program. Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. and there is a suggested donation of $3.00 per person. Persons 60 years of age and older are eligible to participate in the program. Residency is not a requirement to join with us for lunch. (Persons who are under the age of 60 years are CHARGED a higher fee for participation). The TVCCA’s Senior Nutrition Program is supported by Senior Resources on Aging with Title 111 funds made available under the Older Americans Act. Registrations are necessary for participation in the meal program. Updated information on the days menu may be obtained by contacting the Preston Senior Center at 860-889-0770. Our senior center is located at 42 Long Society Road, Preston.