Providing the seniors of Scituate with education, information, stimulation, socialization, wellness, recreation, transportation, social services, and outreach programs
The mission of the Scituate Council on Aging is to identify the unique needs and interests of the senior members of the Scituate community and to implement programs that will enhance their quality of life, foster independence, and ensure the physical and emotional well-being of a growing aging community.
MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT
October 15 - December 7
Every year the landscape of Medicare plans changes. The open enrollment period provides beneficiaries the opportunity to review and choose coverage that meets their needs for the upcoming year.
Forms are available at the Senior Center. Fill them out and return them, and SCOA staff will help process them.
Be sure to get the information you need
in time to choose the coverage you want.
Don't wait till it's too late!
JOB SEEKERS NETWORKING GROUP
NETWORKING WORKS! Your AGE really is your EDGE!
Sept 11 & 25, Oct 9 & 23, Nov 13 & 20. Scituate Town Library 10:30 am - 12:30 pm.
Did you know: 85% of all jobs are found through Networking! Really!
► October & November topics: Creating an elevator speech using your STARS, Creating a LinkedIn Profile, Using LinkedIn as a powerful Job Search Tool,and Networking 2.0
Funded by the state’s Executive Office of Elder Affairs and managed by Massachusetts Councils on Aging (MCOA), the Scituate COA is pleased to host this program. We are one of only 16 sites selected by MCOA for this important program for 50+ individuals looking for a new job, a totally new career direction, re-entering the workforce after an employment gap or looking for a Second Act career. Meet, network & learn about a new topic at each biweekly group meeting. Call the Senior Center to pre-register, at 781-545-8722. Experienced facilitator and guest speakers.
MONDAY SHOP HOPS
10:30 am-12:30 pm
Minimum 6 participants needed for each Shop Hop
Van fee: $3.50 cash or use your pass.
Call Kathy at 781-545-8872 to register.
|Nov 18||Hingham -- Derby Street / Whole Foods / Kohl's|
|Nov 25||Plymouth -- Market Basket / Walmart|
|Dec 2||Pembroke -- Christmas Tree Shop / Dollar Store|
|Dec 9||Marshfield -- Ocean State Job Lot / Marshall's|
|Dec 16||Braintree -- South Shore Plaza|
|Dec 23||Hanover Mall -- Target / Dollar Store / Trader Joe's|
|Dec 30||Cohasset -- Stop & Shop|
|Jan 6||Plymouth -- Market Basket / Walmart|
|Jan 13||Pembroke -- Christmas Tree Shop / Dollar Store|
|Jan 27||Hingham -- The Launch @ Hingham Shipyard /|
Trader Joe's -- and more!
Scituate is officially accepted into the AARP & World Health Organization's Network of Age-Friendly Communities, established to guide communities in aspects that support residents of all ages! Watch here for more information and events to support Live Well Scituate.
|Kathy Clarkeson||Transportation Coordinator||781-545-8872|
|Jill Johnston||Administrative Assistant||781-545-8874|
|Jenny Gerbis||Outreach Coordinator||781-545-8873|
|Lisa Thornton||Activities / Volunteer Coordinator||781-545-8875|