Senior and Community
The Senior and Community Services Division is dedicated to helping older adults to support independence and well-being by offering various programs and services to enhance the quality of life for seniors and create a sense of community.
The division provides programs at senior centers, support for caregivers, transportation assistance, and outreach to individuals with disabilities, homelessness, and economic challenges.
This is a ride service for Hartford residents 60 yearsand older as well as any resident aged 18 and olderwith a permanent disability. The ride service providesrides to medical appointments, grocery shopping,senior centers and other locations. For moreinformation, please call (860) 757-4747.
Renter’s Rebate applications start in April for qualifying Hartford residents. This program helps with1-time rent rebate for individuals 65 years or older as well as disabled individuals 18 years and older who meet certain disability requirements. For more information, please call (860) 757-4736.
The Home Help Program provides Hartford residents 60 years and older who need help with their daily activities such as cooking, cleaning, laundry and other activities to keep them safe in their homes. For more information, please email: email@example.com
There are four multi-purpose senior centers in Hartford that cater to adults aged 55 and older. These centers offer a variety of activities and services to help seniors maintain their independence. Seniors can access information about in-home assistance, health insurance and claim assistance, transportation services, home-delivered meals, volunteer and job training programs, cultural events, health and wellness classes, recreational activities, group meals, and intergenerational programs.
The centers also offer specialized programs such as Elder Nutrition, which provides nutritious meals for seniors, and "Keep on Living" to keep older adults active. These activities include health check-ups, exercise classes like Tai Chi and aerobics, computer skills training, sewing, arts and crafts, and more. The centers provide a friendly environment where seniors can socialize, learn new things, and stay active.
Please get in touch with the centers at the information below for services and programs offered.
Hispanic Senior Center
45 Wadsworth Street
Hartford, CT 06103
Nilda Morales – Director
Hours: M-F: 9:00am-2:00pm
North End Senior Center
80 Coventry Street
Hartford, CT 06112
James Johnson, Jr. – Director
Hours: M-F: 9:30am-3:00pm
Parkville Senior Center
11 New Park Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106
Nilda Morales – Director
Hours: M-F: 9:00am-3:00pm
South End Wellness Senior Center
830 Maple Avenue
Hartford, CT 06114
Awilda Rodriguez – Director
Hours: M-F: 8:30am-3:30pm
This program provides temporary shelter and other services to people experiencing homelessness in order to lessen the danger of extreme cold weather from December 1st through March 31st. For more information, please call (860) 757-4786.
This program is here to assist people, families, and businesses who have to move because of a project, program, or code enforcement done by the City or its agents following the Uniform Relocation Assistance Act. If you want more details, please contact