Council on Aging

The Shrewsbury Council on Aging (SCOA) is a Town human service department that serves the needs and issues of Shrewsbury's seniors (60 and over), or families with senior issues.  Our 7-member board meets monthly and work with the director to continuously evaluate and update programs and senior needs.
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Our Mission

To advocate for and to develop programs and services that enhance the well-being and quality of life, and to create a welcoming, secure and inclusive community for seniors.

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  1. COVID-19 Related BOH Executive Orders Effective Tuesday, October 12, 2021

    Date of Record: 10-05-21 - The Shrewsbury Board of Health voted to approve three Executive Orders related to COVID-19 that will take effect on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. These orders will remain in effect until further notice. Read on...
  2. Reopening Guidelines for Town Offices

    Updates on the reopening of Town Hall, the Senior Center, the Library and Parks and Recreation. Read on...
  1. Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Email Newsletter

    Join the email list for The Commission on the Status of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren for information and webinars. Read on...
  2. SHS Robotics Winter Farmers Market & Holiday Craft Fair - November 20, 2021

    Save the date! The Shrewsbury High School Robotics Apple Pie Fundraiser is back and so is the Winter's Farmers Market and Holiday Craft Fair! November 20, 2021 from 2-5:30PM inside the Oak Middle School gym, 45 Oak Street, Shrewsbury. Read on...
  1. Worcester Institute for Senior Education

    The Worcester Institute for Senior Education (WISE) at Assumption University is a member-directed organization created in 1993 to provide lifelong learning opportunities for older adults. Read on...
  2. Food Sharing Pantry at the Council on Aging

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Assistance for Seniors

If you are seeking assistance for a senior citizen, please read our Caregiver Information and call our office for help.