Offers a wide range of services to seniors 60 and older in the City of Springfield. Our ultimate goal is to keep individuals as independent as possible while still living at home or with loved ones. We provide case referrals when necessary and advocate for those in need. We also connect individuals to physical and mental health providers, assist in applying for housing. (SNAP) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, fuel assistance and a wide range of other services. We are supported through the Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder Affairs and the Federal Administration for Community Living.
Our division helps to educate families and individuals on topics such as medication interactions, Alzheimer's disease, diabetes disease management, grief and loss, estate planning, and many other educational topics. All events are held at one of our senior centers: Clodo Conception, Fitness Center, Hungry Hill, Raymond A. Jordan and Riverview. Most programs are free and offered during the day, but some programs are scheduled in the evening as well. If there is a topic of interest on "information you need to know", please give us a call at 413- 886-5260 or send us an email.
Contact the Outreach Division: Ramona Matos, for more information. RMatos@springfieldcityhall.com