Council on Aging

Director:  Amy Loveless, LICSW
Office Support: C. David Hull
Van Driver: Janine Parker

 NEW LOCATION
50 Brown Street
Maynard, MA 01754
(Maynard Golf Course building)

Office Phone: 978-897-1009
Van Line: 978-844-6809
Hours: Office business hours – 9:00AM – 1:30PM
Van operating hours – 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM

The Council on Aging serves seniors, the disabled and persons in transition. We cannot provide you with direct cash assistance for any purpose. Call for information regarding the Maynard Salvation Army. We can assist you in reaching the resources the Town and Private Organizations have to offer.

 

News and Updates

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner – Mar 13th

shamrockOn Friday, March 13, 12:00 noon, please join the Maynard Council on Aging at the Maynard Golf Club (home of Maynard’s new Senior Center) for a St. Patrick’s Day Dinner.

Entertainment to be provided by “Ben and Brad” and Rep. Kate Hogan will be stopping by to bring us luck.

Signing up in advance is required.  Please call 978-897-1009 to make your reservation.  Deadline is March 6.  Cost is $3.00 (pay at the door).

Rep. Hogan Office Hours – Mar 20th

Office Hours with Rep. Kate Hogan will be held on Friday, March 20 at 11:00 a.m. at the new Maynard Council on Aging located at 50 Brown Street, Maynard, MA 01754.  Call 978-897-1009 for information.

A Matter of Balance Workshop – Mar 25th

The Maynard Council on Aging & Minuteman Senior Services present  “A Matter of Balance”, a workshop series emphasizing practical strategies to reduce fear of falling and increase activity levels. Participants learn to view fall and fear of falling as controllable, set realistic goals to increase activity, change their environment to reduce fall risk factors and exercise to increase strength and balance.

An informational session will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Maynard Council on Aging & Senior Center (50 Brown Street).

RSVP: John Edson at edsonjn@comcast.net or 508-314-4454

The Matter of Balance Workshop begins Wednesday, April 1, 2015, and continues for a total of 8 sessions. Limited to 18 participants.

COA Newsletter

coa-newsletter-thumbA newsletter for Maynard’s Senior Citizens

Rep. Hogan Senior News

NOTE: Office Hours with Rep. Kate Hogan will be held on Friday, March 20 at 11:00 a.m. at the new Maynard Council on Aging located at 50 Brown Street, Maynard, MA 01754. The Council on Aging is open 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call 978-897-1009 for information.

 

Meetings

  • Next Council Meeting: Mar 5, 10am, Town Hall [Agenda]
 

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