More Information About Support Services At The Senior Center
Senior Health Insurance Program (SHIP) for help with decisions and questions about Medicare claims, choosing Medigap policies, and Medicare D.
AARP Free Tax Aide available for anyone of low to moderate income every Thursday by appointment during the tax season (February through April 15).
Senior Bus Transportation is available for senior residents of Chatham Borough and Chatham Township on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, 9 to 2 p.m. plus one Wednesday/month to area malls and other local destinations.
Health Screenings and lectures periodically covering a variety of topics and conditions including arthritis, cholesterol, heart health, vision, hearing and stroke screenings, diabetes, memory issues, fall prevention and more. Balance testing is done several times a year at the Senior Center.
Flu Vaccinations are available for Chatham Township residents every fall at the Senior Center by the Madison Health Department. Vaccine is given at St. Patrick Church for Chatham Borough residents.
Information and Referral Services for seniors and their families are available five days a week. Call for information about senior housing, home care, transportation options, assisted living, continuing care retirement communities, social services, support groups and more.
Medi-Alert Units (PERSYS) are available through the Senior Center using a company called Amcest. If a Chatham resident is a participant in PAAD, costs for the units may be paid by Senior Services with the help of grant money received. The staff of the Senior Center also recommends participation in the Operation Reassurance program offered by the Chatham Township and Chatham Borough Police Departments. Call the Senior Center for more information.