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4/12/2019 - Town Services Available to Darien Seniors
Keeping DARIEN Seniors Healthy and Well In the Community

All located at Darien Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road

At Home In Darien, 203-655-2227

o Transportation via sedan or handicap accessible minivan, within Darien, Stamford, Norwalk, and New Canaan weekdays 9:00am to 4:00pm
o Half-price taxi vouchers available for purchase for on demand rides 
o Monthly Calendar of Community Events - opportunities and information to keep seniors engaged
o Trustworthy Volunteers for rides, visits, shopping, calls, and small tasks
o Referrals to vetted home and property maintenance professionals and services
o Free Home Safety Evaluations by licensed professionals

Darien Human Services, Room 109, 203-656-7328

o Assistance with benefits (Medicare, Medicare Savings, Energy Assistance and more)
o Counseling and Case Management services
o Loan closet (wheelchairs, walker, canes, crutches)
o Emergency financial assistance
o Town wide Emergency call list (reassurance calls during storms and power outages)

Darien Senior Program at Mather Center, 203-656-7490

o Exercise programs to improve/maintain strength and flexibility
o Academic and informational sessions for an active mind 
o Arts classes, creative writing, and thoughtful discussion groups
o Health and wellness lectures
o Healthy, hearty, and affordable lunch offered daily - Chef prepared
o Regular blood pressure screening and health counseling