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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. 

Senior Center Offers Free RIPTA Fare Cards for Seniors

  • March 23, 2017
  • Press Release

RIPTA $5 Fare Card for Seniors only holding a “Valid All Day RIPTA Bus Pass” will be distributed at the Leon Mathieu Senior Center on Thursdays beginning February 9, 2017 from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.The...  Read More >

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New Event

Free Monthly Mattress, Box Spring, & E-Waste Drop Off Moved to March 11

  • February 27, 2017
  • Event

Due to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and 5K road race on March 4th, Roosevelt Avenue will be shut down to traffic. Because of this we are moving the monthly drop off for Mattresses/Box Springs and...  Read More >