Senior / Human Services

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Fall 2022 Program Guide is here!

Holiday Food Program
The Community Services Department is proud to assist the Town's low-income residents each holiday season. If you are an East Greenwich resident and need assistance with food for Thanksgiving and/or the December holidays, please click on the link below to complete an application. Eligibility for the Holiday Food Program is based on current residency and household income consistent with Federal Poverty Level Guidelines.
Holiday Food Program

Monthly Transportation Calendar:
Monthly Transportation Calendar


Monthly Lunch Menu:

Monthly Lunch Menu


Senior Services Membership

Membership is free and classes cost $2.00 for residents and $3.00 for non-residents. We hope that you will join us!


Registration Form

View the Senior Services Registration Form (PDF)

Tips for protecting your identity

Many people don’t realize how many different ways identity thieves can obtain personal information, nor how easy it is for them to do it. Here’s how to protect yourself:

  • Monitor your bank and credit card statements.

  • Do not fall for internet scams.

  • Beware of telephone scams (Sign up for the “Do Not Call” list 1-888-382-1222).

  • Be careful with your mail.

  • Be careful when using account information in public.

 

Medical & Other Helpful Resources

Find helpful resources for seniors who may require information about Medicare, Social Security and other senior issues:

**Caregiver Support Group: Third Friday of every month on Zoom from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Please contact Deb Burton (401-585-0509 or deb@rielderinfo.com) to register for the Zoom video or call in number.**

Medicare Website

1-800-633-4227

Social Security Website

1-800-722-1213

Rhode Island Office of Healthy Aging Website

401-462-4000

The Point Resource Center Website

401-462-4444