Stratford Senior Services Department

1000 West Broad St. Stratford, CT 06615
203-385-4050 • Fax: 203-385-4057
E-mail:
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Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Senior Services Director:
Sandy Arborr

Supervisor • Lauren Donovan

Senior Clerk  • Maureen Barstow

Social Services Coordinator/Municipal Agent for Elderly
Shirley Dominguez

C.A.R.E.S. Coordinator • Erin McLeod

Outreach Coordinator • Mary Balog

Handicapped Info and Referrals Susan M. Pawluk • 203-385-4020

Stratford Senior Services provides information and personal assistance to all Stratford residents over 60 years old with: Medicaid, Medicare, Snap, Social Security, Renters Rebate, Health Insurance Issues, Home Care Services, Energy Assistance, Farmers Market.

• Outreach Program

Provides visits to homebound elderly, information about housing concerns and referrals for other services. Provides programs off-site at housing sites.

Baldwin Center

The Town runs a fully operational daily activity center for Stratford residents 55 and over. The Center offers a wide range of activities and events for both men and women. The Center also serves lunch Mon.-Fri. The Center is open Mon.-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

1000 West Broad St.
Stratford, CT 06615
203-385-4050 • E-mail:
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Supportive Services 

For information call Senior Services Department, 203-385-4050.

Programs, located at Baldwin Center, include:

• C.A.R.E.S.—Community-At-Risk-Elderly-Services

Social Model Adult Day Program—
currently offered five days a week 

• Family Caregiver Counselor 

Director of Senior Services provides information on services offered in conjunction with the National Family Caregivers Association to those caring for adults 60 years of age and older, including: individual counseling that can assist caregivers in making decisions; caregivers’ training and education; respite care that can provide a caregiver with a much-needed break. Hours: Tues.-Thurs., 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
203-385-4055
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Transportation Services

The Town has a transportation service for residents over 60 years old and for handicapped residents over 21 years old. All medical-related rides are free of charge, and nonmedical rides are $1.00 each way. Transportation is available: Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Call 385-4051, Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., for reservations.

Transportation Scheduler
Janice Niper • 203-385-4051

Tax Relief Programs

The Town, both by itself and in conjunction with the State of Connecticut, offers several tax relief, energy assistance and rental rebate programs for senior citizens. You may be eligible if you: are aged 65 or older, totally disabled or blind, a veteran or the spouse of a veteran; meet certain income guidelines; or own a handicapped-equipped vehicle. The programs are administered by the Town Assessor’s office.
Assessor • Donna Otlowski
E-mail:
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203-385-4025
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Probate Court

Judge • Max Rosenberg

Birdseye Municipal Complex
468 Birdseye St., Stratford, CT 06615  203-385-4023

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