Senior Services

Holiday Food Program Application

The East Greenwich Community Services Department is proud to assist the Town's low-income residents each holiday season. On an annual basis, our Department requires that all applicants provide updated information as to their current income status. Eligibility for the Holiday Food Program is based on current residency and household income consistent with the Federal Poverty Level Guidelines. If you are an East Greenwich resident and would like to apply for a November and/or December food basket, please click on the  Holiday Food Program Application

Senior Services offers a variety of programs for individuals ages 55 and older and adults with disabilities. Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We offer exercise programs ($2.00 for residents/$3.00 for non-residents per class), recreational programs, educational programs and trips. Please contact Erin McAndrew at 886-8669, ext. 3 if you have any questions about our programs or services. We serve lunch Monday through Friday at noon. Each meal is a suggested $3.00 donation and includes coffee, tea, milk, an appetizer, a main entrée, and dessert. Transportation is provided for East Greenwich residents to the Swift Community Center, medical appointments in East Greenwich, grocery shopping, pharmacies and retail shopping. We also offer special day trips to locations throughout Rhode Island.

Monthly Transportation Calendar

Monthly Lunch Menu

Senior Services Membership

Membership is free and classes cost $2.00 for residents and $3.00 for non-residents. We hope that you will join us!

Registration Form

View the Senior Services Registration Form (PDF)

Tips for protecting your identity

Many people don’t realize how many different ways identity thieves can obtain personal information, nor how easy it is for them to do it. Here’s how to protect yourself:

  • Monitor your bank and credit card statements.

  • Do not fall for internet scams.

  • Beware of telephone scams (Sign up for the “Do Not Call” list 1-888-382-1222).

  • Be careful with your mail.

  • Be careful when using account information in public.


Medical & Other Helpful Resources

Find helpful resources for seniors who may require information about Medicare, Social Security and other senior issues.

The Office of Healthy Aging 2023 Pocket Manual is the Rhode Island guide to services for older adults and adults with disabilities:

OHA 2023 Pocket Manual

Medicare Website


Social Security Website


Rhode Island Office of Healthy Aging Website


The Point Resource Center Website


**Caregiver Support Group: Third Friday of every month on Zoom from 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Please contact Deb Burton (401-585-0509 or to register for the Zoom video or call in number.**

Winter Program Guide 2024

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