Municipal Agent to the Elderly
Agent: Ella Hebert
Municipal Agent to the Elderly
1 Municipal Drive
Canterbury, CT 06331
Thursday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Summer is here and with that being said warmer weather is coming and will be here. Should in the event of extreme heat waves seniors can call 211 for local cooling areas that will be open during these times. Also the town hall building is air conditioned and seniors are more then welcome to come here during normal operating hours.
No Art classes for summer, Will resume September 8, 2016
On Thursdays from 1:30-3:30 in Community Room. Cost per student will increase from $3.00 to $5.00 per two hour session.
Senior Exercise Class-
Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30-10:30 in Community Room
No classes second Thursdays of the month-
Class price $1.00 per session till July 1, 2016
New cost of $2.00 per session after July 1, 2016
Tai Chi Class
Fridays 9:30-10:30 in Community Room
Cost per 8 weeks session is currently $15.00
New Cost of $20.00 for 8 weeks session beginning July 14, 2016
Card and Board Games on Wednesdays from 10:00am - 1:30pm (free program). Currently on-going.
Bistro Meal 3rd. Wednesday of the Month at Noon. $5:00 at door, Pre-registations due 1 week prior by calling (860)546-2057 or (860)546-6136 or sign up at Senior Luncheon held on the 2nd Thursday of the month.
There are many other programs that the library is hosting and you can click thier link to get all the information and dates.
Renters Rebate: Applications will be processed in the Municipal Agent from April 1, 2016-October 1, 2016. Office staff is available on Thursdays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please call the Municipal Agent Office at (860)546-9845 to schedule an appointment.
Please make sure to bring the following documentation to your appointment:
If you filed a Federal Income Tax Return for 2015
Please bring a copy. If you did not, please bring all 2015 income statements (wages, pension statements, bank statements showing total interest etc.).
All rent receipts for the year 2015 or some other evidence of rental payments. A letter from your landlord detailing 2015 payments will suffice.
Utility receipts for the year 2015 or some type of evidence of utility payments. Utility payments are payments made for electricity, gas, water, and fuel only.
If you are under 65 but totally disabled please remember to bring proof of disablitlty
Farmers Market Coupon for 2016
It’s that time of year again, summer is here and our local Farmers Markets will be starting up.
My office is pleased to continue to participating in the Seniors Farmers Market Nutrition Program and
It’s open to all seniors who are 60 years of age and meet Income guidelines.
Please call my office to find out if you qualify. These Vouchers are for $18.00 and can be used at
Any of our local Farmers Markets in the Area
Please call my office for first come first serve list. Leave your name and number. Currently I only have 20 booklets left and they will arrive at the end of June
Local Farmers Markets
Scotland Green Junction of 97 & 14
May to Oct
Wednesdays 3 pm to 6 pm
732 Norwich Road, Doyle’s Drug Store
Local Police Departments Collection Sites
210 Norwich Road
Plainfield CT 06374
55 Westcott RD
Danielson, CT 06239
22 Meadow Street
Energy Applications- My office will start taking Energy Applications on September 1, 2016 for the 2016-2017 Heating Season. Please call for an appointment, leave your name and phone number and I will return your call as soon as possible. (860) 546-9845
Social Security Statements Go Online – Your Social Security information is now available online. The Social Security Administration website has added a new feature. My Social Security, which allows you to set up your personal page and access it at any time. It includes an online version of the statement that used to be mailed every year, plus estimates of your future retirement benefits, lifetime earnings to date, and the total Social Security and Medicare taxes you’ve paid. To open an account, go to "www.socialsecurity.gov/mystatement" and answer a series of questions to verify your identity, then create a user name and password.