Seniors in Fairfield are entitled to a variety of services and benefits.
Bigelow Center for Senior Activities
One of the most important services in town for Seniors is the Bigelow Center for Senior Activities which provides a place for seniors to gather, share a meal, participate in programs and activities, and to receive a number of social and other services. Click here for more information on the Bigelow Center.
The Bigelow Center offers many health services including regularly scheduled blood pressure screenings. There also are periodic cardiovascular screenings which include taking blood pressure and checking blood sugar and cholesterol levels. There are no fees for these services.
The Office of Community and Economic Development maintains a list of senior and disabled housing providers in Fairfield.
Shoveling for Seniors
The Town of Fairfield provides a Shoveling for Seniors program for homebound seniors.
A variety of social services and programs are offered to seniors by the Town of Fairfield's Social Services staff.
Other Town Services and Benefits
Other Town services and benefits available to seniors include:
Other Resources for Seniors
- To learn more about Medicare's Skilled Nursing Facility benefits click here.
- Meals on Wheels (203-332-3264)
- Operation Hope (203-254-2935)