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Heritage Center

CLICK HERE for The Heritage Center News Blast.

Here is the link to the COA Survey.

CLICK HERE for the Heritage Center Covid-19 updates.

CLICK HERE for the latest news about Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment.

For just the volunteer guidelines, click here. For the auto-fill volunteer form, click here.

The mission of Heritage Center is to provide Redding seniors with a place to come together in a friendly environment where they may participate in a range of cultural and social activities, or to seek advice and recommendations as to support services available.

If you have an idea for programs you would like to see offered, give us a call at 203-938-9725 and we will try to make it happen for you.

Heritage Center Programs

Click here to view a sampling of the Heritage Center’s programs, also published in the Park and Recreation brochure that is mailed to every household in Redding.

Please note our policy on WEATHER RELATED schedule changes at the Heritage Center:

 

If school is canceled: NO Heritage Center activities.

If school has a one hour delay: Heritage Center activities will start @ 10 a.m.

If school has a 90 minute delay: Heritage Center activities will start @ 10:30 a.m.

If school has a two hour delay: Heritage Center activities will start @ 11 a.m.

If school has an early dismissal – Heritage Center will follow Town Hall’s direction.

To find the status of school closings, we recommend listening to your local radio station or view listings on TV channels 3, 8 or 12.

In addition, the Heritage Center delays or cancellations are listed on Channel 12 or alternatively, please call our office anytime after 8:30 am on weekdays at 203-938-9725 and a message will notify you as to the status of the Heritage Center.

 

Services Available to Seniors

*Learn new information from scheduled speakers
*Enrich your life at our “cultural cafe” sessions
*Explore your creativity with arts & crafts
*Use our technology lab for computer work and/or learn specific new skills
*Keep your body fit with our exercise programs
*Senior lunches twice a week

Transportation

*Available to Redding Seniors & Disabled Residents by Appointment Only
*9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays
*Wheelchair Access and Lift Available
*No Charge

Social Service Department

Angelica Fontanez, Director 203-938-3580

*Assisting families and seniors that qualify with energy assistance
*Food Pantry

**Donations to the Town of Redding Social Services are always welcome in the form of food pantry items, gift cards to local supermarkets, and monetary donations. Thank you for your support!

Whether you are a current member of the Heritage Center or would like to inquire about our monthly exercise or enrichment classes, please stop by our office to learn more about our offerings! 

 

 

 

Heritage Center

Email

Angelica Fontanez,
Director of Social Services
Michelle Stillman
Administrative Assistant

Senior Center Program Coordinator

Address
Redding Community Center
37 Lonetown Road
Redding, CT 06875

Phone
203-938-9725

Hours

Monday – Wednesday
8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Thursday
8:30 am – 6:00 pm

Friday
9:00 am-12:00 pm

Additional Links

Senior Center

Senior Center

Angelica Fontanez, Director of Social Services