A Heritage River Community Growing on Strong Foundations
Senior & social services
Our Responsibility to Our Residents:
Our center provides for the needs of our elderly and disabled by offering a broad range of services in programming that enhance quality of life.
Our center has been designated a COMMUNITY FOCAL POINT by Senior Resources Agency on Aging. Our center is open to those age 55 in order, and those who are disabled.
Membership to use our services, is three dollars per year.
Griswold Senior Center
22 Soule Street, Jewett City
(behind the Griswold Town Hall)
Stop by to find the following & learn more:
Elderly Housing Medicare, QMB, Handicapped Permit, SLMB
Tina R. Falck
Director and Municipal Agent
Call Our Senior Center: 860.376-2604
Hours: M-F 8:00 - 3:15
Assistant to the Director
Senior Van Driver
We may be closed.
Listen to WICH-1310 or WCTY-97.7
or watch WFSB, TV Channel 3 for closings & delays.
TVCCA MEAL PROGRAMS
Congregate Luncheon Program
Together with TVCCA, the Senior Center provides delicious and nutritious daily lunches Monday through Friday.
Menu choices should be registered one week in advance by stopping into the center or calling the kitchen directly at 860-376-7003.
You must be 60 years or older to participate in the TVCCA lunch program.
Meals on Wheels Program
Together with TVCCA, this service is available to our homebound residents.
Daily, nutritious meals will be delivered to your doorstep by one of our Meals-on-Wheels drivers.
For more information, please call TVCCA Elderly Nutrition office at (860) 885-2745
Helping Hands Knitting & Crochet Group
Meets Mondays 10:30 - 12:30. Bring your own project & we will teach you.
Infant caps and chemotherapy caps are still needed.
Beginners are always welcome. Yarn donations are accepted.
Blood Pressure Screening
Blood-pressure clinics – weekly at Center with American Ambulance. every Third Thursday at 11 AM to Noon
Foot Care Clinic
Regularly scheduled foot care clinics with a licensed podiatrist held every six to eight weeks.
Please call the Senior Center at 376-2604 for an appointment.
This service is provided by Dr. Walter of United Community and Family Services
DIAL A RIDE TRANSPORATION
IS AVAILABLE THROUGH
THE GRISWOLD SENIOR CENTER
Dial-a-Ride Transportation for Individuals who are Seniors or for those who have Disabilities
Dial-a-Ride services are available for the Town of Griswold/Jewett City residents for medical trips,
24 hours per day, seven days per week. There is no fare charged and no money exchanged between the driver and the rider.
Anyone interested in utilizing the service must first register with the Griswold Senior Center by calling 860-376-2604
Proposed New Griswold Senior Center
TOWN OF GRISWOLD and BOROUGH OF JEWETT CITY
CONNECTICUT - 06351