Engagement and events for older people
We can connect you to programs and outings that enrich your life in Boston. We hold a number of events every year for older people in the city. These community events include our annual Mayor’s Walk, 50th Anniversary Celebration, and Senior First Night. For information about our upcoming events, call us at 617-635-4366.
"It's always fun to be active in the City of Boston!"
- Marchelle Raynor, 72
Visit Our City-Run Senior CentersVisit Our City-Run Senior Centers
Veronica B. Smith Senior Center
Founded in 1981 as the Allston-Brighton Senior Center, the center officially opened its doors in 1982.
BCYF Golden Age Senior Center
BCYF Golden Age Senior Center programs include bingo, book club, and crochet.
Other ways to stay engaged and connected
Are you interested in having a say in the City’s priorities affecting the population of adults who are 60 and older? Consider joining our Advisory Council. Call 617-635-4366 for more information.Volunteer opportunities
Your strong skills and experiences are needed in our city. We can connect you to a variety of volunteer opportunities based on your interestsCitations from the Mayor
Each year, the Mayor sends out hundreds of certificates and greeting cards to residents when they reach special milestones. Learn about how to get recognition from the Mayor, or call us at 617-635-4366.