Council on Aging/Raynham Senior Center

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NEWS AND NOTICES

Reopening Massachusetts: Phases of reopening, beginning May 18

https://www.mass.gov/info-details/reopening-massachusetts

COVID testing guidance :

https://www.mass.gov/doc/covid-19-testing-guidance/download

ALSO

NEW!!!! Registry of Motor Vehicles extends some deadlines to Septembers (see link in sidebar on left)

SOCIAL SECURITY OFFICES INFORMATION IN SIDEBAR ON LEFT

Raynham Master Plan Information Link in sidebar on left

 

 

 

 

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SENIOR CENTER CLOSED

Please consult the Raynham.ma web site, including the town’s emergency management page and the health agent’s page, for updated information during this health emergency.

Please consult the Raynham Council on Aging web page in the coming days for updates about the senior center.

We can be reached via email emoura@town.raynham.ma.us and by phone 508-824-2740

ALSO WE WILL BE POSTING NOTICES ON THE FRONT DOOR OF THE SENIOR CENTER FOR THE FORSEEABLE FUTURE.:

PER ORDER OF THE BOARD OF SELECTMEN ADOPTED 3/31/2020

THE PUBLIC IS NOT PERMITTED IN TOWN BUILDINGS.

The public is requested to submit requests, documents, questions, etc. to the appropriate department by phone, email, U.S. mail or via the new secure drop boxes located at Town Hall.

Police and Fire/EMS will maintain normal operations and those in need of emergency services should continue to call 9-1-1.

Animal Control, and Inspectional Services will operate on an as-needed basis.

Board of Selectmen/Health will meet via the utilization of tele-meeting services on an as-needed basis. Meetings will continue to be posted on the town’s website.

Due to the fluid nature of the Covid-19 crisis, modifications both to this advisory and orders directed by the Governor may change at any time. We will strive to maintain accurate and up to date communication with residents and business of Raynham as quickly as possible.

Refer to this website (town.raynham.ma.us) for official communication.

 For current Mass. Department of Public Health information text COVIDMA to 888 777.

 

Please continue to consult the Raynham Health Department web page for up to date COVID 19 information. Thank you.

https://www.town.raynham.ma.us/health-department

 

Transfer Station Update

Notice

Beginning on Tuesday March 31, 2020 and extending until Further Notice, the TRANSFER STATION will be Open to Raynham Residents ONLY as follows;

 

            HOURS OF OPERATION

 

TUESDAY’S and SATURDAY’S – 7:00AM to 4:15PM

WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY/FRIDAY - 7:00AM to 11:45PM

 

CLOSED ON SUNDAY’S & MONDAY’S

 

GLASS RECYCLING IS CLOSED, OTHER RECYCLING MAY BE RESTRICTED OR CLOSED at any time to reduce the Time required for Residents to unload Trash and Vacate the Premise. Please be diligent in reducing the time of your visit to the greatest extent possible. Practice Good Hygiene and Social Distance by maintaining at least 6 feet from Staff and other Resident’s!

 

BRUSH PILE REMAINS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

 

Please check the Town Website and Highway Department Voicemail (508-824-2718) for Updates. The Highway Department Office is Closed to the Public through April 7, 2020 or until Further Notice.

 

DIAL 911 FOR EMERGENCIES ONLY

 

Thank You for your anticipated cooperation.

 

Raynham Highway Department

 

 


Programs:

Fitness: Exercise, Intermediate line dancing, tai chi, chair yoga, aerobicize.

Health programs: Podiatrist, blood pressure clinic

Activities: Lunch and a movie, cake and a movie, quilting/knitting, singing, painting lessons, intermediate and beginner drawing, monthly breakfast, SINGO (Click here for calendar)

Games: 45 card game, whist, canasta/hand foot, mah jong, cribbage, wii bowling

Information and Referral: SHINE, Fuel Assistance A
pplication, Meals on Wheels, Human Services for Seniors, Vet's Agent

Special programming: Senior day, seasonal parties, tax preparation

Outdoor seasonal activities: Walking group, bocce

Our center is handicapped accessible

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Elizabeth Moura Director emoura@town.raynham.ma.us
Yvonne Quinlan Clerk (508) 824-2740