Resources

    2022 Southeast Healthy Living Expo

    Friday, July 15th from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    Dodd Stadium (14 Stott Ave, Norwich)

    Living Today for a Better Tomorrow

    * Health Screenings * Information for Seniors & Caregivers *
    Presented by Senior Resources Agency on Aging

     

    Art & Quilt Exhibit- Tuesday, June 7th thru Monday, June 13th

    Stop by the Dining Room to see the amazing works of art by our Senior Center Members!

    The Tuesday Art Class and Thursday Quilting group will have a combined Art & Quilt Exhibit on display in the Dining Room.  A select number of art pieces and quilts made by current class participants will be shown.  Be sure to stop by and admire their amazing talent!

     

    Book for Sale- White Gloves by Karen Warfield

    Set in Norwich, CT in the 1860’s, White Gloves is an historical fiction novel with themes of mystery, intrigue, deception, and redemption.  Follow the story of Edwina Wojneck, a poor girl living with her family who always felt there was more to life than washing clothes and being belittled by her Mummy.

    After her glamorous Aunt Vi gives her a taste of the finer things in life, Edwina is whisked off to a new “station” – being a maid in Rochurst Manor.  While there Edwina learns of the strange and disturbing past of Master Rochurst, and the tragic present circumstances of the ladies of the house!

    Book Price ~ Senior Center Members: $12.00    Non-Members: $17.00

    Purchase Book at Reception.  All proceeds will benefit the Rose City Senior Center.

    Book Discussion: Karen Warfield will be here in late Summer/early Fall for a book discussion for those who are interested after reading the book.   The date is not yet scheduled.

    Book Loan: The Senior Center has two copies of White Gloves to loan out (two week loan time) for Senior Center Members not able to purchase a book.  Please see Hilary if you are interested.

     

    Renter’s Rebate Program ~2022

    A program for low income elderly (65+) or disabled individuals who have rented in CT in 2021 and have not applied for the homeowners Circuit Breaker Program.  Program open through October 1, 2022.

    You must apply in the town you are currently living in and have rented in Connecticut in 2021.

    Income Limits:

    Single: $38,100 yearly or less                         Couple: $46,400 yearly or less

     

    Appointment Needed, Please Call:

    Norwich residents, 55 and older 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 call your

     Resident Services Coordinator at your housing complex for information.

     

     

     

    Counseling Services available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

    The Rose City Senior Center offers counseling services for our Senior Center members.  Individual and Family Counseling for positive mental health and well-being is available.  In-person appointments are scheduled on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays or talk with a counselor by phone.

    Appointments are available with:

    Kerri Redner, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Mondays 9:00-12:00pm and Thursdays 10:15-12:15pm. 

    Angelo Callis, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Wednesdays 12:00-2:30pm.

    If you are interested, please call Rose City Senior Center (860) 889-5960. 

    Leave your information on their voicemail and Kerri or Angelo will call you back.