Learn about emergency food resources available in the Danbury area.MORE
The Age Well Community Council is doing a survey to get a sense of people’s connections within their community. Our goal for collecting this information is to help us understand the needs of the Danbury community and to plan for future programs that will help all members, especially older adults.
Family history is so important as it instills people with a sense of self, and precious memories bring us joy and family connections. Over time, it is critical to utilize proper preservation methods. Here are a few helpful methods for preserving family history.
Don’t wait to enjoy the beautiful outdoors! It’s great for your brain, and you’ll feel healthier and happier getting a little more sunshine every day. Take a look at how getting outside is beneficial for your brain health and view a few simple tips spending time outdoors.
Fostering healthy relationships and friendships is essential at every age, especially for aging adults who are more likely to experience loneliness and social isolation. Take a look at how close relationships are related to health and well-being.
The Woodbury Senior Center is a warm and welcoming place for seniors who are looking for ways to connect with others and the community. Learn more about their recent work.
Learn about the many support programs available to you throughout the state
If you are an older adult who has been looking for reliable home repair services, you may qualify for Habitat for Humanity’s “Brush with Kindness” Home Repair Program! The program offers home repairs at no cost for homeowners who are 60 years of age or older.
The Connecticut Energy Assistance Program helps Connecticut residents pay their heating bills during winter months from November through April. Learn more about the program and see if you are eligible for heating assistance.
Bad backs, stiff necks, broken bones, heart problems and frostbite are common snow-shoveling health hazards. Whether you are digging out after a big storm or clearing a pathway for safe passage, there are precautions you can take to prevent injury.