Senior Services

Seniors will find excellent amenities designed to suit their specific needs in Milford. Housing choices are numerous, and a variety of programs offer employment, volunteer and educational opportunities.

Milford Senior Center

9 Jepson Drive, Milford, CT 06460
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Telephone 203-877-5131 Fax 203-877-5135
www.milfordctseniorcenter.com

The Milford Senior Center is open to everyone 55 and over, regardless of color, creed, national origin, sex or sexual orientation. The Milford Senior Center is a United Way Agency. The Mission of the Milford Senior Center is to serve the specialized needs of Milford's Senior population.

The City of Milford runs numerous activities through its Senior Center. Programs include arts and crafts, fitness, computer training, and outdoor recreation. [ Milford Senior Center Activities ]

Services Provided

AHRENS PROGRAM

The Ahrens Program provides recreation, nutrition and educational activities for older adults with cognitive impairments.  This program also enables caregivers to have several hours of respite while the participant is being supervised by staff members and volunteers.

Please contact Rita Whiskeyman, Ahrens Program Coordinator at whiskeymanmilfordseniorcenter@yahoo.com or Jean Kaluzynski, Social Services Worker at jeankalmilfordseniorcenter@yahoo.com

INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Assistance with Medicare, Title 19, ConnPace and other insurances, contact Jackie Sconzo, Insurance Specialist at jackiemilfordseniorcenter@yahoo.com

MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAM

Homebound seniors and disabled individuals can receive home delivered meals on a temporary basis.  A donation is requested.  For more information, please contact Marie W. Vaughn, Meals on Wheels Coordinator at mariemilfordseniorcenter@yahoo.com

LUNCH PROGRAMS

The Center’s Mini-Lunch Program serves hot meals for $ 3.00 , sandwich dinner for $1.75, sandwich $1.25 & soup $.50 at 12:15 p.m. in our dining room. 

Tickets can  be purchased in the office from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
The Senior Community Café serves meals at 11:15 a.m. in our dining room.  A $2.00 donation is requested.  Contact the Site manager before noon at 203-877-5131 to order a dinner.

CELL PHONES

Free 911 cell phones are available at the Milford Senior Center from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information, please call our front office at 203-877-5131.

NOTARY PUBLIC

Notary Public services are offered from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  To schedule an appointment with Geri Dichkewich or Marie W. Vaughn, call 203-877-5131. There is no charge for this service.

ENERGY ASSISTANCE

Please call the Human Services Department at 203-783-3253

MILFORD FOOD BANK

The Milford Food Bank is located at the Milford Senior Center, 9 Jepson Drive.  The Food Bank accepts donations and distributes food to individuals of all ages in Milford.  For additional information, call Sharon Brown, Food Bank Manager at 203-877-5131.

TRANSPORTATION

Transporting members to the Senior Center and to medical appointments in Milford, conttact  Jim Convery, Transportation Supervisor at 203-877-5131,Ext. 2125 or  jimtconverymilfordseniorcenter@yahoo.com

AARP INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE

Free Income tax assistance is offered during February, March and April for low and middle income individuals with special attention to those 60 and older.  Contact the Center at 203-877-5131 in January for information on this service.

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