Council on Aging

New Adult Social Day Care Center
In my ongoing 'What's New' blog series, New Bedford's Brooklawn Park Senior Center will be closing in late June to become the first adult social day care center run by the New Bedford Council on Aging, according to it's director, Debra Lee and Pamela Amaral - Lima, Developme…
New Bedford Organizations Making Seniors Aware of Benefits
New Bedford's Council On Aging and Coastline Elderly Services are teaming up to deliver financial benefits to local seniors.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture estimates that only 2 out of every 5 seniors that are eligible for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits are enrolle…
New Bedford Opens Support Center For Seniors
The New Bedford Council on Aging is hoping to improve the quality of life for senior citizens with the opening of its Hillman Street Support Center.  The grand opening was held on Thursday. 
The Center, at 181 Hillman St., will offer a serious of support groups to help seniors cope with the…