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Welcome to Senior Services


Gail A. Senno, MSW, LCSW

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the City of Manchester’s Senior Services Department website.  Senior Services is committed to the development of comprehensive programing and education in health and wellness and recreational activities. 

Our goal is to enrich the general well- being and quality of life to Manchester’s more mature population while preventing social isolation.


Free Legal Seminar by Elder Law Attorney Edward Beasley. Thursday November 3rd and Friday November 4th at 1:00 PM

Published: 10/3/2016 - Presentations & Special Events

At this free legal seminar, Elder Law Attorney Edward Beasley will discuss how to protect your house and lifetime of savings from a prolonged nursing home stay, how to avoid probate, plus strategies for passing assets safely and efficiently. Attorney Beasley, former chairman of the American Bar Association Elder Law Committee, presents this lively and engaging seminar in everyday language, and there will be plenty of time for questions. Special guest and co-author Gregory Gagne will present financial planning tips. You will also receive a free copy of our book, "Trust for the Average Person: The Optimum Estate Plan". Please call 1-800-370-5010 to register for this FREE program.

2nd Annual Fall Open House. Thursday Oct 27th. 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Published: 9/26/2016 - Announcements

Save the Date! Please come to the William B Cashin Senior Activity Centers Annual Fall Open House. Celebrate "Successful Aging" and our NEW affiliation with the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Improve awareness, gather lifestyle information, partake in screenings and view demonstrations. Community resources, music, light lunch and refreshments will be available. Free raffles and giveaways at each of our vendors will be available. Hope to see you there!

Medicare Open Enrollment Meetings. October 24th and November 7th 1:00 PM

Published: 9/23/2016 - Presentations & Special Events

On October 24th learn about the Advantage HMO. Come and learn how the Anthem Mediblue can save you money and provide comprehensive benefits you need. On November 7th learn about Coordination Plus. Come and learn about our zero premium plan which includes dental, vision, and hearing benefits and much more? Those with both Medicare and NH Medicaid qualify for a zero premium- don't miss this! Refreshments will be served at both presentations. Sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield.

Medicare Open Enrollment. October 15th to December 7th. 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Published: 9/15/2016 - Presentations & Special Events

Qualified volunteers will be available every Tuesday and Thursday to assist you with selecting a Medicare Part D plan that could be more economical for your prescription drug needs. Please call 644-2240 to schedule an appointment. Sponsored by ServiceLink.

Matter of Balance class. Fridays starting Sept 23rd for 8 weeks at 1:00 PM

Published: 9/1/2016 - Activities

The Matter of Balance is an 8-week program beginning Sept 23rd and ending Dec 9th. This award winning program is designed to manage falls and increase activity levels. The class will be taught by Fred Daniels from the Center for Physical Therapy and Exercise. This 8-week program will cost $15.00 and is payable on the first day of class to CPTE.

Matinee at the Senior Center. Thursday Oct 20th 3:00 PM

Published: 9/1/2016 - Activities

Please join us for an afternoon movie and snacks. Play games, win prizes and enjoy the show.

FREE Hearing Screening- Wednesdays and Mondays November 9th, 28th and December 14th, 19th at 10:00 AM

Published: 9/1/2016 - Monthly Clinics

Every month Chris is here to perform FREE hearing screenings, clean your hearing aid (s), perform minor repairs and answer any questions that you may have regarding hearing aids, etc. Chris is also able to get batteries for your devices at an affordable price. Check with him before purchasing your batteries at a local department store. Appointments recommended. Sponsored by Affordable Hearing.

FREE 5 Minute Massages- Tuesday, November 15th at 10:00 AM

Published: 9/1/2016 - Monthly Clinics

Free 5 Minute Massages will be available from 10:00am to 12:00pm by a licensed therapist. Please call 624-6533 to schedule an appointment. Sponsored by the Center for Physical Therapy and Exercise.

Chair Yoga. Thursdays 11:00 AM $5.00 per class

Published: 9/1/2016 - Activities

Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support. Chair Yoga is a perfect way to relax from head to toe without the stress of getting out of your chair.

Tai Chi. Fridays 12:00 PM $5.00 per class.

Published: 9/1/2016 - Activities

Mediation in motion, Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle flowing movements. Improves balance strengthens the body, and cleanses the mind. $5.00 per class Meghan- Instructor

Mat Yoga. Thursdays 2:00 PM $5.00 per class.

Published: 8/31/2016 - Activities

Try our NEW Mat Yoga class starting Sept 1st at 2:00 PM. This class will help you to strengthen bones, increase flexibility, breathing capacity, and relax among other having many other benefits. Please be sure to bring your own mat.

Diabetic Shoe Clinic. 1st Thursday of each month. 9:30 AM. Must make appointment.

Published: 8/31/2016 - Monthly Clinics

Are you diabetic? Did you know that one of your Medicare benefits includes a FREE pair of shoes and inserts every year? Call Leanne at 828-6762 to schedule an appointment for your fitting. Sponsored by Step Lightly.

Adult Coloring Classes. Mondays 10:00 AM $1.00 per class.

Published: 7/11/2016 - Activities

Please come and Chill out and Color at our new coloring class beginning May 2nd - Mondays at 10:00 AM.

Watercolor Painting Classes. Tuesdays 10:00 AM $3.00 per class.

Published: 7/1/2016 - Activities

Are you interested in learning techniques in watercolor painting? Sign-up and join our Watercolor painting class. Class will be held in the Arts and Crafts room There will be a $3.00 donation per class.

Bone Builders Class. Bone Builders will begin October 3rd and run on Mondays and Fridays. 9:00 AM $2.00 per class

Published: 5/1/2016 - Activities

Bone Builders is a class that will run twice a week for members who wish to increase or maintain current level of fitness. A Medical Clearance and advanced sign-up is necessary to participate.
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Contact Information

City of Manchester
Senior Services Department

William B. Cashin Senior Activity Center
151 Douglas Street
Manchester, NH 03101

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Phone: (603) 624-6533
Fax: (603) 628-6159

Senior Center Hours

Monday - Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

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