Want to put "life" back into your life?

Attend a WCAAA Live Well Workshop.

Workshop information

We help you make the right choice.

We'll help you choose the right care your loved ones need.

Our Programs

WCAAA Nutrition Programs

Info on programs such as Meals on Wheels and Congregate Meal Sites

Community Services

Welcome to the Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging

AN AGING AND DISABILITY RESOURCE CENTER

Learn About Us

LEGISLATIVE ALERT!

THE CT STATE LEGISLATURE WILL BE CONSIDERING CHANGES TO THE MEDICARE SAVINGS PROGRAM. ONE PROPOSAL IS TO INSTITUTE AN “ASSET TEST”. SEE DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPOSED ASSET TEST AND CONTACT YOUR STATE LEGISLATOR WITH YOUR OPINION. THE INFORMATION BELOW REPRESENTS THE THINKING OF THE FIVE CT AREA AGENCIES ON AGING.

IF YOU DO NOT KNOW YOUR STATE LEGISLATOR BUT WISH TO MAKE CONTACT, CALL THE WCAAA AT 203-757-5449 FOR NAME AND TELEPHONE NUMBER.

Read the full alert

our programs

Elder Abuse

Could you recognize elder abuse? See it? Hear it?
WE TAKE THIS SERIOUSLY!

 

helpful resources

Special Resource for Conservators


Probate Court Administration

 

community services

Community Services

Legal services, senior Centers, transportation services, and more.

 

Guides
for Seniors

Housing Guides, Transportation Guides, Caregiver Guides and more.
 

Stop Ageism 
Now

Become part of the stop ageism campaign to fight against the prejudice and stereotype that our senior population face daily.


Recent News

Visit our news section for the latest updates.
Visit our Careers Page to view our latest postings. 


Events

Explore our calendar for Medicare presentations, Live Well's Diabetes Management Trainings and more.

 

 

Important Events Coming Up


Medicare Part C & D Drug Screening Form

Below you can download and print a Drug Screening form. Once we have received the completed form, the CHOICES Department will return a plan comparison for the three plans with the lowest costs available to you. Please note, you will not be enrolled into a plan unless you actively request and approve those changes to your Medicare coverage. Keep in mind that the deadline to make changes to your Medicare 2019 coverage is December 7th 2018.
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FFY2020 and SFY2020 RFP documents posted

Visit our Grants & Contracts page for application instructions and forms.


2019 Give Local Event

Join us on April 23rd and 24th in the annual Give Local donation event by clicking the button below! 

 

The WCAAA can receive additional donations if you help us win the in the following categories!

Older Adult Golden Ticket - $500 Awarded randomly to one older adults-based organization that receives a donation between 4 PM to 7 PM on April 23.

Golden Ticket for Older Adults - $1,000 Awarded randomly to one older adults-based organization that receives a donation between 7 AM to 10 AM on April 24.

Golden Nest Egg - $1,000 Awarded randomly to one older adults-based organization that receives a donation between 1 PM to 4 PM on April 24.

Midnight Madness - Awarded to the organization that receives a gift closest to midnight (12:00:00 eastern). Sponsored by Carmody Torrance Sandak Hennessey LLP.

Brass City Bucks - $500 Awarded randomly to a Waterbury-based organization with 5 or more gifts between 4 PM to 7 PM on April 24.

Pathways to Success - Awarded randomly to one older adults-based organization with 5 or more unique donors between 7 AM to 10 AM on April 23. 

Waterbury Line - Awarded randomly to one Waterbury-based organization with 5 or more unique donors between 7 AM to 10 AM on April 23.

Rewards from Republican-American - Awarded randomly to any organization with 5 or more unique donors between 7 AM to 10 PM on April 23. Sponsored by Republican-American