227 Chace Road
East Freetown, MA 02717
The Freetown Council on Aging (COA) is a department of the Town of Freetown and are responsible for providing services to all the residents age 60 and over. The Freetown COA's Multipurpose Senior Center offers activities and services to seniors in the town of Freetown.
Senior Drop-In Center Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Friday 7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Director: Barbara LaFleur
-Brown Bag Program: available to income eligible seniors (age 60 and over) to receive a free bag of groceries once a month. Food is to be picked up at the senior center or it may delivered to those who are homebound. Distribution occurs on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Please call for information.
-Farms Market Coupons
-Health & Wellness Programs
-Blood Pressure Clinic
-Podiatry Clinic: Held monthly at the center. Please contact Dr. Markowitz at (401) 455-3554 to schedule appointment.
-Kanakis Produce Discounts: Fridays at 10:00 a.m.
-SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Everyone): Free health insurance counseling
-Medical Loan Closet
-Income Tax Assistance/Tax Abatement
-Van: Runs every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. Please give at least a 48 hour notice for the van. Must have the exact name and address of destination at time of scheduling. Please call the COA for further information and registration.
-Knitting & Crocheting Club
Case Management, Councils On Aging - Referral, Fitness, Friendly Visiting, Information - Referral, Information and Resources, Medical Equipment - Referral, Outreach, Senior Centers - Referral, Social Day Care, Socialization - Referral, Telephone Reassurance, Transportation (Non-Medical) - Referral