Leominster Council on Aging / Senior Citizens Center


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Address:
Senior Citizens Center
5 Pond Street, Leominster, MA 01453
 
Leominster Coa & Richard J. Girouard Senior Citizen Center

Telephone:
TTY/ Voice: 978-534-7511
Transportation: 978-534-7511
(Call 24 hours in advance)

Kitchen Phone: 978-534-4717
Fax: 978-534-7516
Reservation required for lunch

Hours:
8am to 4pm Monday - Friday

Staff:
Chairman: Donald Bastarache
Director: Laurane Brooks

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Leominster Council on Aging/ Senior Citizens' Center is to enhance the quality of life for seniors in the community by assessing their needs; to design, create and advocate programs that meet the established needs of the seniors; and to educate and enlist the support of city, state, federal and private organizations who can assist the senior population. The COA strives to deliver the highest quality of services to all senior citizens in our community by ensuring equal access and opportunity, providing services in a prompt, dignified, and efficient manner and maintaining the highest standards of confidentiality and privacy for all involved.
 

Activities
 
A.A.R.P.
2nd Thursday at 1: 15pm. at Eagles Hall

CARE GIVING SUPPORT
On aging. 8am to 4pm daily.

CASE MANAGEMENT
Confidential. 8am to 4pm daily.

CHORAL GROUP
Swingsters - Mondays 9am.

COMPUTER LABS
Daily & Weekly Classes.

CULTURAL ARTS
Plays, Shows and Events.

DANCE CLASSES
Fridays 10AM and 1PM

EDUCATIONAL/ CRAFT CLASSES
Various Topics. Call for Times.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Volunteer & paid.

EXERCISE ROOM/ EQUIPMENT
Daily 8am to 4pm.

FRIENDSHIPS PLUS
Red Apple Ladies/ Red Hat Society.

HEALTH EDUCATION
Classes, Clinics, Seminars & Health Fairs.
Call for Times.

HEALTH SCREENING
Weekly Blood Pressure Plus.
 
HOMEMAKERS CLUB
Monthly at Eagles Hall 2nd Tuesday 9:30AM

INFO & REFERRALS
Office, Resource Guide & S. H. I. N. E.
(Serving Health Insurance Needs of
the Elderly)

INTERGENERATIONAL PROGRAMS
With Schools & Community.
 
GOLDEN AGE CLUB
Mondays at the Senior Center 1PM

KEEP WELL CLINICS
Blood Pressure, Flu, Pneumonia
& Tetanus. Call for Times.
 
KNITTING

Tuesdays at 10am.
LEADERSHIP TRAINING
Awareness for Leadership Ability.

LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE
ESL or SSL. Spanish Tuesdays 9- 11am.

LEISURE TRAVEL
Locally, In- State, Out- of- State & Abroad.

LENDING CLOSET
For Adaptive Equipment.

MEAL PROGRAM
M. O. C. Nutritional Meals on Wheels & Congregate Program at the Center.

NEWSLETTERS
Monthly/ Programs & Activities.

NOTARY SERVICE
Available daily.

PUBLIC POLICY FORUM
Council on Aging Discussions &
Information.

PEER COUNSELING
Good Peer Pressure.

PEER SUPPORT
Vision Support, Bereavement & TOPS.

RECREATION
Cards, Pool, Bingo, MahJongg, & Movies.

SOCIAL MIXERS
Parties & Functions. Monthly Birthday
Party.

SPORTS
Pool, Bowling, Billiards (daily
tournaments often) & Walking.

TAX & LEGAL HELP
Tax Aide & Legal Aide.
Tax Relief Program (homeowners only).

TAI CHI
Wednesdays at 9am.

TRANSPORTATION
6am to 5pm. M. A. R. T. Local &
Worcester- Boston Shuttles Three Times
Daily.

WEIGHT TRAINING
TOPS & Exercise Room.

YOGA
Warm up 9AM
Classes at 10AM Tuesdays