Council on Aging

Mission

The mission of the Southbridge Council on Aging Board of Directors is to link needs with services and to promote wellness programs that educate and empower senior citizens to maintain their quality of life. An additional mission is to raise community consciousness concerning the services, programs, and activities that are offered at the Casaubon Senior Center, located at 153 Chestnut Street, Southbridge, MA.

Services

Services Coordinated by the Council on Aging and Senior Center:

  • Social Events and Classes
    • Exercise program held Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 9am to 10am 
    • Brain Games held Wednesday from 10am to 10:45am (except last Wednesday of month)
    • Scrabble held Wednesday from 1pm to 3pm
    • Senior Bingo held Friday from Noon to 2:30pm   NO BINGO 9/2 and 9/9
    • Latino program held Tuesday and Thursday mornings, from 9 to Noon.
  • Special Events
    • Coffee and Conversation held last Wednesday of the month. 
      • Coffee, Juice, Pastries   Reserve a spot by Friday prior to the event.
        • August 29 - Speaker: Adam Thielker - Zero Fare Coalition (WRTA)
        • September 28 - Speaker: Fire Chief Paul Normandin
  • Senior Center will be closed on September 6 (Labor Day) and September 7 (Election)

Health

  • Annual flu shots
  • Assistance for Seniors with Medicare, Medicaid, and open enrollment Insurance issues
  • SHINE services, including help with all health insurance questions, prescription drug plans, Social Security, Medicare and Mass Health

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