Range of Services

Additional services supported by the Council on Aging includes:

  • AARP tax preparation (February to April)
  • Abuse or Neglect
  • Computer Center to check email, surf the web, etc.
  • Educational Programs
  • Exercise Programs
  • Fuel Assistance Applications (initial applications for Seniors only October to April)
  • Guidance for family members of elders
  • Health Insurance information (SHINE)
  • Health Seminars
  • Housing options
  • Information and referrals
  • Legal assistance from Metrowest Legal Services
  • Recreational Programs 
  • Searching the Web
  • Senior Property Tax Work-Off Program (August to May)
  • Serving the Health Information needs of Everyone on Medicare (SHINE)
  • Social Services
  • Shared transportation on 12-passenger, accessible van within Framingham
  • Transportation subsidy for local taxi service (as approved)
  • Transportation for taxi service to non-emergency medical care (as funding allows)
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Lending library for books, videos, CDs
  • Medical equipment to borrow free of charge
  • Medicare guidance (see SHINE)
  • Mental Health Issues

For more information, please contact the Center at 508-532-5980.