Events and Engagement for Older Adults
We can connect you to programs and outings that enrich your life in Boston. We hold a number of events every year for older adults 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
Meet with Age Strong this fall to get help with Medicare Open Enrollment!
- Meet with trained SHINE* counselors to find the best coverage for the least cost.
- Review your overall medical and prescription drug coverage.
- Bring a list of prescriptions, Medicare and other insurance cards, and your medicare.gov username and password if already set up.
Call 617-635-4366 to schedule your appointment or to make a counseling appointment for another time.
View the flyer in various languages below:
Wednesday, December 6, 10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
South Boston Neighborhood House
136 H St., South Boston
- Free calls to anywhere in the world
- Presentation on using smart phones
- Games, prizes, and tech support
- Complimentary breakfast and lunch
- Fun photos and a surprise visitor
Age Strong Monthly To-Do
Creative Aging Program Poetry Prompt
The "Creative Aging Program: Poetry Prompt" was created by the Age Strong Commission, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Arts and Culture and funded by Goddard House. Through the program, we invited Boston older adults to submit original poetry to be featured in this collection.
Thanks to the CAP Poetry Prompt teaching artists:
- Eleanor Elektra
- Mattia Maurée
Thanks to these Boston Public Library branches:
- Jamaica Plain Branch
- Mattapan Branch
Other ways to stay engaged and connected
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.Senior Centers
Age Strong operates two senior centers, and there are many neighborhood centers throughout the city.