Contact Andrea at 978-623-8320
Letter From Andrea: January 10, 2017
* Newsletter Sponsors
As you travel around town make sure you thank those organizations that sponsor us through the newsletter and events. We could not do this without all of you!
Ongoing Help Needed
* Cable Group:
~ Help out with the local cable TV program
~ Help track the Center’s programs as well.
* Senior Connections
Work with Frank!!
* MOW (Meals on Wheels)
Drivers: Deliver lunches to Andover residents
* Transportation Drivers:
Medical and non-medical
The SCRPT (Senior Citizen Residential Property Tax Work-Off) Program allows homeowners aged 60+ to earn a tax abatement after completing the required number of volunteer hours. Through the SCRPT Program, volunteers assist in The Center, most town departments and in all of the schools. Applications are available only during the month of June.
Hourly Forms are handed in montly. Forms are available by Front Desk at Center. Please continue to complete your hourly forms, even after you have completed your required number of hours. Click here for a PDF version of the form.
Our Senior Volunteers are a vital part of this Town. Senior volunteers work tirelessly tutoring students,filing paperwork, scanning plans, weeding town gardens, monitoring Bald Hill, greeting residents andon and on. The list is endless. We thank them for all the terrific work they do and the endless hours of help they give to the Town and the Center.
Please call Andrea Zaimes at with any questions.
Here’s a sampling of other ways to lend a hand:
• Help cook meals
• Deliver meals
• Assist in the Social Day Program
• Assist with events
• Drive seniors to medical appointments
• Tend our organic vegetable garden
• Teach classes
• Give lectures
• Greet people as they enter at The Center
• Manage our active front desk
Shining Star Award, 2016 And the Winner was ... Ann Grecoe, outgoing President of the COAB (Council on Aging Board) for Andover! Thanks for all your time and devotion to Andover and the Center at Punchard, Ann!
The 2016 Volunteer Reception was held on May 6, 11:3-1:30pm at the Cormier Youth Center. Terrific turnout, terrific tours and a warm welcome by Bill Fahey, Director of Andover Youth Services. A terrific time!