Monday through Friday 8 am - 3 pm
Closed Weekends and Holidays
We have free WIFI at the center. Stop in, have a cup of coffee, meet new friends, and search the web.
There is now a payment box located at the Monson Senior Center for the Tax Collector’s office. This box is for payments only.
THE FRIENDS OF MONSON SENIOR CITIZENS, INC.
The Friends is a non-profit group which supports the Council on Aging in providing nutrition, transportation, direct assistance, ctivities, opportunities for education, socialization and promoting independence for the older adults in the community of Monson.
The Friends are proud to report that purchases for the Council on Aging in the last few years include: a large screen HD TV, commercial freezer, tables, heated food containers for melas on wheels transport, as well as assistance in purchasing the current telephone and computer systems.
BE OUR FRIEND, PLEASE!
Join the Friends of Monson Senior Citizens, Inc. All Ages Welcome! Membership dues $15 per year; however any help is appreciated. Monthly meetings are held at the Senior Center at 7:00 pm on the 2nd Wednesday of the month .
* Toilet Paper * Rite-Aid Gift Cards * Postage Stamps
* Paper Towels * Nutritional Supplement Drinks
* Dunkin Donuts Gift Cards
All donations are appreciated!
IF YOU ARE HOMEBOUND, and need information or assistance, Niki Liquori, Outreach & Human Services Coordinator, can visit you in your home.
- Trips in Monson – $2.00
- To Palmer -- $3.00
- To Wal-Mart -- $5.00
- Long Distance Trips -- $5.00+
- Volunteer Drivers -- $10.00+ for trips to Springfield, Belchertown or Ware areas and $15.00+ for Worcester or farther. Plus any tolls or paid parking.
A Senior Moment is available monthly at the following locations:
Adams (IGA) Supermarket
Colonial Village Laundry Room
Colors Nail & Spa
Monson Free Library
Monson Medical Center
Monson Savings Bank
Monson Senior Center
Monson Town Administration Building
Palmer Green Estates
Rt. 32 Barber Shop
Woodbine Country Store
If you prefer, you may subscribe to have a year’s subscription of A Senior Moment mailed to your home, just send your check for $5.00 to:
Monson Council on Aging
106 Main Street
Monson, MA 01057
Keep Informed! Subscribe today!
SUMMERFEST - JULY 4
The Monson Senior Center will be Grand Marshall at Summerfest this year. Seniors will have an opportunity to sign up to ride the float. For further information, please contact the Center at 267-4121.
Tuesday, July 19 -- The Council on Aging will be conducting staff training. The office will be open, but there will be:
- No Congregate or Homebound Meals
- No Transportation
- No Activities
Friday, July 22 -- The Senior Center Floors are being installed. The office will be open, but there will be:
- No Congregate Meals
- No Activities
(homebound meals and transportation will be available.)
HELPING YOU AVOID FRAUD
THREE TYPES OF PERSONAL INFORMATION YOU SHOULD NEVER SHARE WHEN YOU ARE SOLICITED BY PHONE, EMAIL OR US MAIL:
- NEVER GIVE OUT YOUR CREDIT CARD AND/OR DEBIT CARD INFORMATION
- NEVER GIVE OUT YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
- NEVER GIVE OUT YOUR CHECKING ACCOUNT AND/OR SAVINGS ACCOUNT INFORMATION