The Council on Aging serves all Ashfield citizens aged 60 or over. The Council provides programs such as monthly lunch, van service, visiting of shut-ins, personal improvement programs, assistance with tax returns, referrals to health screening and other health services, benefits counseling through the SHINE program, fitness, recreation, Meals on Wheels – programs that help elders remain in their homes and their communities, living independent, productive lives as long as possible.
Ashfield shares a Senior Center with the towns of Shelburne and Buckland. For more information on assistance to seniors, transportation coordination and much more including the location of the Senior Center visit the Center's website.
The Ashfield Council on Aging meets monthly on the first Wednesday at 2:00pm at Town Hall unless otherwise posted.
Ashfield Seniors meet for a light dinner monthly on the first Thursday at 11:45 AM at the First Congregational Church unless otherwise noted.
Minutes & Agendas
Current and past minutes and agendas are found in the Council on Aging's "Minutes & Agenda" online folder.