"We often have day care centers and non government organisation calling us to make sure we can clear out rubbish for one of their clients. We're more than happy to take on the work and help out the community."Cheapest Load of Rubbish Rubbish Removal Sydney
Please check out the Billerica Council on Aging's Facebook page!
Stay Connected— Would you like the council on aging newsletter, The Outlook, mailed to you every month? For more information, contact Carol Wood at the Senior Center. A bargain at $5.00 per year. Makes a great gift!
Tired of walking alone or need the motivation to walk?
Meet other walkers with the Walking Wounders Walking Club. The walking club will meet everyday Monday at 8:45 in the lobby of the Senior center. Walkers will have two choices of walks: A one-mile moderately paced walk or a three-mile faster paced walk, both leaving from the Senior Center.
COA Van Schedule
The van operates on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, in Billerica only, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The van will take seniors, age 60+, medical appointments and errands.Cost is $1.00 each way. To schedule a ride please call Ruth Alex, between 9:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. (978-671-0916 x229) A two day notice is preferred.
Check out the Billerica Council on Aging's new TV program Forever Young
Forever Young is a new monthly TV program hosted by Donna Popkin and Paul Hogman and feature programs, activities and information relevant to senior citizens and their caregivers. Forever Young is available on Comcast Channel 8 and Verizon Channel 31 on these days and times through the year.
Get Answers to Your Questions
Senator Ken Donnelly will hold office hours at the Billerica Senior Center on the first Wednesday of each moth from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Bring your issues and concerns about events on Beacon Hill and the District to his attention and keep the lines of communication open.
Help Keep Our Troops Warm!
The knitters at the Senior Center need yarn to make hats and slippers for our deployed troops. They also make hats and blankets for babies in area hospitals. They need 3-ply worsted weight yarn in dark or muted colors for the military and 3-ply baby or sport weight yarn in pastel colors for the little ones. Thank you for any donations dropped off at the Senior Center.
Do Your Gift Shopping!
The Busy Hands Gift Shop at the Billerica Senior Center, located at 25 Concord Road, has many handmade, one-of-a-kind items and also holiday items. Your family and friends will be impressed with your thoughtfulness. Come by and browse our shop Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Our fitness Center is OPEN!
The hours are Monday and Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. We have a treadmill, elliptical machine, bike, and two stations of free wights. Funding for the exercise equipment was made possible by Lahey Clinic.
Caregiver Support Group
The Caregiver Support Group meets on the first Wednesday of the month from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Elaine Patsourakos, MSW, a Licensed Independent Certified Social Worker from Billerica, facilitates the group. There is no cost, and the group is open to anyone caring for an elderly relative or friend.
What People Are Saying About Us
People and businesses that have something to say about us.
I've been working with COA for a few years now and I couldn't think of a more rewarding place to work. We find everyone that comes in here is full of smiles, and if they're not then they certainly leave with a smile.Stacey Smith Rockdale Resident
We have supplied many home in Concord and Concord West with plantation shutters, roller shutters and roof restoration services. Our consultants are patient with the elderly and like to leave the place looking tidy.Modern Group Sydney Sydney Roller Shutters
Always looking after my grandmother and providing the right information for when I'm out of the state and can't attend. Love these guys, please keep up the good work and don't change your staff members, especially Stacey.James McPherson Concord Resident
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