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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Bus Trip Information

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The SDC Volunteer Bus Trip Committee is pleased to offer the upcoming day trips throughout the state and the New York/Rhode Island/Massachusetts region.  This page will be updated with additional trip information as scheduled –...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Congregate Lunch Menu - February 2023

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We're open for lunch Monday - Friday! Anyone age 60+ is welcome.  Seating starts at 11:45 a.m., lunch is served at noon.  Pre-registration is required.  Stop by the office or call us at 860-665-8778 for info or...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: January 13, 2023

The AARP Driver Safety Course is Back!

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AARP SMART DRIVER™ COURSE - February 15 at the Newington Senior & Disabled Center - 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED - Call the SDC main office to registerL 860-665-8778

Claim your safe driver discount! When you take the AARP Smart ...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Free COVID-19 Test Kits Available at the Senior & Disabled Center

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FREE COVID-19 HOME TEST KITS

Available to all Newington residents and Senior & Disabled Center members while supplies last (no age requirements).  Please stop by the main office to pick up your kit.  Feeling unwell?  Please d...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: January 9, 2023

The AARP Tax Aide Program is Back!

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Are you 50 years of age or older and need help getting your taxes done? Did you know that the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program provides in-person income tax preparation assistance to anyone, free of charge, with a focus on taxpayers who are over 50 and ha...
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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Visit Our Coffee Shop!

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The Coffee Shop - Open Tuesday - Thursday 8:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Our coffee shop is staffed by hard-working volunteers!  Stop by for a hot cup of coffee or tea and a bite to eat while visiting the Center!  We serve bagels, English muffins...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: October 31, 2022

The Gift Shop is Open & Accepting Consignment Appointments!

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The volunteer-run gift shop offers a variety of items for your gift-giving needs, or, treat yourself to something special!  Our current stock includes collectables, glass wear, seasonal and classic home décor, high-quality costume jewelry, purses...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Durable Medical Equipment - Available for Residents to Borrow

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Did you know that the Senior & Disabled Center has a durable medical equipment lending program?   Folks recovering from a recent illness or injury or who find themselves with changing accessibility needs are welcome to borrow equipment such a...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Free Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic

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MONTHLY BLOOD PRESSURE CLINICS

Second Tuesday of Every Month 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Blood pressure clinics will be provided by Karen Bellini, R.N. of Berlin VNA the second Tuesday of each month.  Stop by the health office between 12:30 - 1:30 p.m, to ch...

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Senior & Disabled Center