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Senior Center

 

 

The Max E. Muravnick Meriden Senior Center is a safe and comfortable environment where we strive to empower older adults to thrive in our community.

As a multipurpose Senior Center, we are a community facility where older people can  meet with one another to fulfill many of their social, physical, emotional and intellectual needs. Our Center is also a focal point for services to older persons which can enhance their dignity, support their independence, and encourage their involvement in the community.

 

Location: 22 West Main St., Meriden, CT 06451

Main Phone: 203-237-0066

Hours: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday

Parking: Free parking on Hanover Street

Director: Rick Liegl, Senior Affairs Administrator

 

Meriden residents age 55 and over, and their spouses, are eligible for free membership to the Meriden Senior Center. Proof of age, such as a driver’s license or birth certificate, is required at the time of registration. 

 

January 2015 Full Newsletter      Jan. Activity Calendar     Jan. Lunch Menu

December 2014 Full Newsletter    Dec. Activity Calendar      Dec. Lunch Menu

 

 

 Services at the Center include:

Breakfast and Lunch Program in the Senior Community Café   

* Mini-Bus Transportation 

Meals on Wheels 

Meriden Antique Veterans 

* Recreation Programs 

* Bilingual Social Services Worker

 

* Out of Town Medical Transportation  - Rides to out of town medical appointments are provided by the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Central CT. Contributions accepted, advance reservations required. Call 203-634-6070 for more information.

 

* Other Services and InformationOther programs housed and/or offered at the Senior Center include Conn PACE applications and assistance, AARP Income Tax Assistance, Young at Heart Group, Veterans Service Center, AARP 55 Alive Driver Safety Program, Meriden Transit District, Fifth District Congressional Field Office, AARP Chapter 2954 monthly meetings, Rent Relief Program and the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP).

  

On Jan. 28, 2013 the Senior Center unveiled four vibrant photographs depicting autumn colors in Meriden placed on the wall of the Hanover St. entryway. These striking photographs were taken on the Linear Trail near Red Bridge and in Giuffrida Park by Meriden photographer Ray Gawlak, and then enlarged to 32 x 48 inches and mounted on canvas in Colorado prior to their arrival at the Senior Center. Our thanks to Ray Gawlak for the stunning and colorful photographs he provided.