There are plenty of resources for seniors in your local community. The Mystic Geriatrics Institute has collected a series of resources and support for seniors in the Eastern Connecticut area.
Several towns in Southeastern Connecticut have senior centers which offer a number of services to older residents. Click here to learn more about Senior Center resources available.
Senior Exercise Programs
There are several athletic clubs and organizations in the region that seniors can explore. Many fitness programs are also offered through the senior centers and recreation departments of the communities in Southeastern Connecticut. Click here to find about Senior Exercise programs in your area.
Meals on Wheels
Meals on Wheels is a program to bring a healthy, nutritious meal to those who have trouble preparing their own food due to poor health or other problems. Meals are delivered to the home on weekdays, with frozen meals provided for the weekends. Learn more about Meals on Wheels programs operating in Southeastern Connecticut by clicking here.
Local Church Programs
Various Churches and places of worship offer support services and programs. Click here to see if there are any in your area.
Listed below are some additional community resources:
- Boston College Center for Work & Family – Exploring the Complexities of Exceptional Caregiving
Have a resource you would like added to our list? Contact the Mystic Geriatrics Institute to have your information added to our list of resources and activities for seniors in Connecticut.