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

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.

Events

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

Recent News

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

WCAAA Updates


WCAAA Insider

The October-November edition of our WCAAA Insider is now available by clicking the image. You can also view all of our newsletters by clicking the button below.

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Preparing for Open Enrollment 2020

October 15 – December 7, 2019
Below are open enrollment events currently scheduled for our area. (please note: all events require an appointment)

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Volunteering Opportunity

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the national largest FREE tax preparation program is looking for volunteers in the Waterbury area for the coming season. We are in need of Local Coordinators, Client Faciliators as well as Tax Counselors.  If you have an interest in helping others, are good with numbers and comfortable with computers this may the the opportunity for you.   To learn more about our program, please visit http://www.aarpfoundation.org/taxaide  or

complete an application @ http://www.aarpfoundation.org.taxaidevolunteer and one of our local volunteers will contact you to answer any questions you may have.  We look forward to hearing from you.


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 2019.
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Get Ready: TRICARE Open Season, Federal Benefits Open Season Begins Nov. 11

September 18, 2019

Open season is an annual period when you can enroll in or change health plans for the next year. Now is the time to think through whether you or your family members want to make changes to your current health, dental, and vision plan coverage. Two open seasons run at the same time this fall: TRICARE Open Season and Federal Benefits Open Season. Both open seasons begin on Nov. 11 and end on Dec. 9. Enrollment choices made during this period will take effect on Jan. 1, 2020.

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