Senior Center

Mission:

The purpose of the center is to enhance the independence of the older citizen by supporting their mental, physical  and social well being and encouraging their many endeavors. The senior center provides a rich diversity of programs and interesting activities for any Newtown resident.

Services:

The center is the focal point for distribution of elder services. Includes intergenerational programs, health screenings, monthly blood pressure, HICAP/CHOICES counseling, informational speakers, recreation, daily programs, exercise, crafts, travel, educational and living skill seminars.

The Senior Center is also a station for R.S.V.P., host for C.A.C.D. a federal funded senior aide program, and A.A.R.P. volunteers during tax season and a 55 alive driving course.

Bus service is available Monday – Saturday (1/2 day) by SweetHART mini bus

A bi-monthly newsletter is published.

C.O.A. meets every 3rd Monday at 5:00 at the senior center.

The Newtown Center for Support and Wellness

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Marilyn R. Place Director of Senior Services (203) 270-4310
Judy Thomas Assistant (203) 270-4310