In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, City Hall is open by appointment only from Monday to Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Thank you for your patience, support and understanding during these challenging times as we look to minimize the risks of COVID-19.

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Social Services

Are you receiving all the benefits you are entitled to?  Our trained staff is available to assist you in sorting through what can often times be very confusing  and overwhelming. The Senior Center is a place where older adults and their caregivers feel safe to come in to address whatever issue they may be dealing with and staff is there to offer guidance in helping them find the answers to these issues. During a one on one appointment, clients are provided with the latest information, assistance, and options that are available.  Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Health & Prescription Benefits Check-Up
  • Housing
  • Heating Assistance
  • SNAP Program (formerly the Food Stamp Program)
  • Home and Community Care Options
  • Living Wills and Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care
  • Retirement Planning
  • Low-Income Subsidy Assistance for prescriptions
  • Medicare Savings Program
  • Medicare/Medical Assistance
  • Eligibility Screening for Federal, State, and Local programs
  • Identity Theft Prevention and ConsumerProtection Counseling

To schedule an appointment contact the Senior Center at 728-7582, Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. 

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"The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution, Pawtucket is poised to undergo a 21st century evolution into Rhode Island's premier arts and cultural destination, an ideal community to live, work, play, start a business and raise a family."

- Mayor Donald R. Grebien

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