Senior Services Coordinating Council/The Senior Umbrella

11 Allen Rd., Room 8
Norwalk, CT 06851
203-847-2830 • Fax: 203-849-1285 Hours: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
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Municipal Agent for the Elderly (City of Norwalk) and Case Managers provide seniors and their families with: information about appropriate services and programs; application assistance for services and programs, including medical insurance counseling; advocacy for seniors having difficulty getting the help that they need. The Council works closely with many public and private agencies, and Case Managers make home visits when needed. 

Norwalk Senior
Center, Inc.

Nonprofit organization, operating in two locations, with the mission of “empowering adults 55+ for personal independence, healthy aging, social connection and lifetime learning.” Annual $25 membership fee. Center provides transportation to its locations. Detailed information available: Website: www.norwalkseniorcenter.org.

Norwalk Senior Center
11 Allen Rd. • Norwalk, CT 06851
203-847-3115 • Fax: 203-849-1285 Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Executive Director • Beatrix Winter
203-847-3115, ext. 103 • E-mail:
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Program Coordinator • Jane Wenk
203-847-3115, ext. 108 • E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Outreach Director • Eva Beau
203-847-3115, ext. 112 • E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Transportation Manager • Remy Exantus • 203-847-3115, ext. 107 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Activity Programs include: Senior Cafe lunch, $3-$5 contribution requested—reservations must be made at least 24 hours in advance; bingo, Thurs., 12:45 p.m. Thursday nights, Bingo at 6:30 PM at 11 Allen Road—attendees are eligible for cash prizes. Players must be at least 12 years of age. $1.00 entry fee and a minimum purchase of 2 all night games required. Food & soft drinks are available for purchase.; bocce, Wed.,10 a.m. (weather permitting); billiards, card and tile games, variety of regularly scheduled games—call for information; Tech Learning Center; a variety of exercise programs ranging from aerobics to Zumba, Health & Wellness presentations on medical issues by Norwalk Hospital and area physicians; also: individual health screenings; blood pressure monitoring; nutritional counseling.

Homebound and Community Outreach Programs hosted include: 

Meals on Wheels: Not-for-profit program in which meals are delivered at low cost to homes of residents unable to shop and/or prepare meals because of injury, illness or disability. For info, call Jane Wenk at 203-847-3115, ext 108, or E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 

Medicare Counseling: Trained counselors will meet one-on-one with those on Medicare and guide them through maze of issues involved. 

• Individual and Group Counseling: Around Issues of Bereavement, Stress Management, and Family Conflicts.

Senior Housing Assistance Fund: Interest-free loans available to eligible seniors to help secure safe, affordable housing in Norwalk. 

Caregiver’s Resource Center: Senior Center joins with Southwestern Connecticut Agency on Aging to provide information, counseling and referrals to those caring for older loved ones or for grandparents who are raising grandchildren.

Norwalk Senior Center South
Center features multicultural, bilingual programming.
92 Cedar St. • Norwalk, CT 06854
203-299-1500 • Fax: 203-299-0441 Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Social Service Coordinator • Maureen Eustache • E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Program Coordinator • Giovan Ramirez E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Programs and services include: lunch (offsite); health programs and screenings; counseling services; support groups; help in filing for financial assistance and housing programs; document translation; special trips, parties, luncheons; citizenship preparation classes; English as a Second Language; armchair aerobics exercise; sewing classes; pokeno; penny bingo and dominoes; computer classes; Spanish classes for beginners; crafts; shopping trips; line dancing; blood pressure clinics; Tai Chi and Zumba.

Transportation Services

Senior Center Transportation:

Norwalk Senior Center provides door-to-door transportation for members to and from Center (11 Allen Rd.) and Norwalk Senior Center South (92 Cedar St.) in wheelchair-accessible vehicles for those who cannot transport themselves. Modest fee of $5 per month charged. Reservations required.
Morning Pickup:
8:30 a.m. & 10 a.m.

Afternoon Trips, Home: Mon. & Wed.,12:30 p.m., 3 p.m.
Weekly Shopping Trips: from Center and Center South, Mon. & Wed., 1:00-3:30 p.m.

Senior Center Transportation Manager: Remy Exantus
203-847-3115, Ext. 107
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Tax Relief Programs 

Office of the Assessor manages tax exemption/credits/deferral programs. Department’s “goal is to help taxpayers to remain in their homes in Norwalk.” 

City Hall, Room 106 • 203-854-7888
Fax: 203-854-7986
Hours: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Assessment Data Technician
Laurie Tallcouch

203-854-7816
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Probate Court

Judge • Douglas Stern 

City Hall, Room 232, Norwalk, CT 06852-2009
203-854-7737

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