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Vernon Senior Center

Our Mission

The Vernon Senior Center is committed to assisting Vernon seniors by providing programs that meet their needs and address their concerns:

Chef-prepared Nutritional Lunch Program
Entertainment and trips
Fitness, health and wellness programs and services
Information or referral to other agencies for services
Opportunities for socialization, recreation and learning
Volunteer opportunities

Face Mask Protocol
Face masks are optional for all members. 

Membership Information

Membership Requirements

The Vernon Senior Center is handicapped-accessible with programs designed for independently functioning adults, over the age of 55. Membership at the Vernon Senior Center is available to Vernon and non-Vernon residents.

Membership Registration
Please complete a Membership Informational Sheet, which includes emergency contact information. This form will be kept confidential. Please bring your Membership Informational Form and fee to the Vernon Senior Center for processing.  A photo membership badge will be issued at that time.

Membership Fees
There is a $10.00 lifetime membership fee, due at time of registration, for Vernon Residents. The non-resident lifetime membership fee is $15.00, due at time of registration.

Membership Badge
Upon becoming a member, a “My Senior Center” photo membership badge will be issued.  The membership badge will provide access into to the Vernon Senior Center. All members are required to swipe in and indicate what program they are participating in at the Senior Center.


AARP Tax Preparation

The AARP free tax preparation program is available to Vernon Senior Center members and non-members.  Tax appointments will be on Fridays, starting February 3, 2023. 

The tax appointment phone line will be accepting reservations on Mondays and Wednesdays, between 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. (Please note: The Center will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2023 for President's Day, reservations will be taken on Tuesday, February 21, 2023.) 

The tax reservation phone number is: 860-896-3835. Please leave your name and phone number if you're unable to reach a receptionist.

Important information below.

Prior to your appointment, you'll be required to complete an Intake/Interview & Quality Review Sheet.  You may click on this link and download a copy of this document or you may stop by the Center and pick one up. 

Please bring the completed form with you to your appointment.  This will expedite wait and processing time of your tax return.


Contact Information

Vernon Senior Center
135 Bolton Road
Vernon, CT 06066
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Phone: 860-870-3680
Fax: 860-870-3588

Director: Maureen Gabriele

Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Programs and Information


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