Senior Programs and Services

Senior Programs and Services:  Susan D’Orvilliers

Monday:        8:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Tuesday:        8:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Wednesday:   8:30 A.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Thursday:      Closed
Friday:           8:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.

Susan D’Orvilliers, Director/Municipal Agent for the Elderly

405 Main Street
Phone:  860-349-7121   *Please call ahead for appointments
Fax:       860-349-8537

Come join us!  Make your reservation today.  Seating is limited.

Monthly Newsletter – March

Monthly Menu – March

Bus Schedule –  February

Tax Assistance

Tax time is right around the corner and 2-1-1 can help.    2-1-1 has information on Tax Credits, Free Income Tax Assistance, and Tax Forms.     2-1-1 Website

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) – Sites are open mid-January through mid-April

Basic Eligibility for VITA:

  • Income last year was less than $54,000
  • Expenses less than $25,000, if self-employed last year
  • No rental property income

How To Locate a VITA Tax Site:

  • Dial 2-1-1 (available 24/7) – press option ‘3’ and then ‘6’ – and speak with a contact specialist who can help connect you with a VITA site or appointment. Please note that if there is a wait when you call, there is an option to opt for a call back instead.
  • TO VIEW THE FULL LIST OF VITA SITES IN CT, CLICK HERE.  You can browse the list by town and get information about how to access them.
  • BOOK YOUR OWN APPOINTMENT ONLINE – If you want to go to a site in one of the towns listed below, click here to BOOK YOUR OWN APPOINTMENT ONLINEPlease note that if you wish to book your own appointment, an email address is required.


The Center

The Center is a multi-purpose agency that provides health services, nutrition, education, recreation, wellness programs volunteer opportunities and supportive services. We provide a variety of services and serve as a resource to the senior residents of our town. The Center is open to all residents over age 60.

There are activities scheduled for everyday of the week at the Center. These activities include bridge, low impact exercise, yoga, bocce, theme and holiday parties, knitter/crocheting groups that work on projects that are donated into the community, bingo, Tax Assistance, blood pressure clinics, foot care and our lunch cafe. Monthly activity calendars are available at the Senior Center and the Town Hall.

Social Security News:

The Social Security Administration has expanded its online services with a new “my Social Security Account”.? This service will now allow you secure and convenient access to your Social Security record enabling you to view your earnings and benefit information , print or save a customized letter and? conduct business with SSA without having to visit an office or make a phone call. Their web site is

Director/Municipal Agent for the Elderly

The Municipal Agent for the Elderly program was established in 1972 by the Connecticut State Legislature in order to assure that elderly persons in each town have an officially appointed representative who is responsible for providing elders with information and assistance on services and benefits.

  • Referral and information on all community, state and federal programs
  • Health Insurance Counseling-provides information on Medicare, Medicaid, Medicare Supplement Insurance and Long-term Care Insurance
  • Rx programs (Conn-Pace, Partnership for Prescription Assistance)
  • Medicare Savings Program
  • Respite
  • Social Security
  • Abuse/Neglect/Fraud
  • CT Homecare Program

The position of Municipal Agent for the Elderly is incorporated into the Senior Services Directors position.

Meals on Wheels


Links for Seniors

Town Offices Address

Town of Middlefield
393 Jackson Hill Rd
P.O. Box 179
Middlefield, CT. 06455

General Office Hours

Monday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Individual office hours may vary.

Emergency Information

Fire - Police – Medical Dial 911
Middlefield Police Department: 860-349-9685
Troop F Westbrook: 860-399-2100
Animal Control: 860-349-1333