Corners of the Kingdom
A column on the special people, places and businesses in the Northeast Kingdom, one of the most beautiful places on Earth!
SENIOR MEAL SITES, MEALS ON WHEELS (MOW) AND SENIOR CENTERS
(Separated by county and town)
Danville Senior Action Center - Tues. & Thurs. (includes Meals on Wheels)
P.O. Box 173, Danville, VT 05828
802-684-3903, Tues. & Thu.
GREENSBORO (Meals on Wheels only: Mon. & Wed.)
HARDWICK (Meals on Wheels only: Mon. & Fri.)
Greensboro Nursing Home
47 Maggie's Pond Road, Greensboro, VT 05841
For reservations, please call: 1-800-642-5119
Darling Inn Senior Meal site - Mon. to Fri. (includes Meals on Wheels)
76 Depot St., Lyndonville, VT 05851
St. Johnsbury Nutritional Center, St Johnsbury House - Mon. to Fri. (includes Meals on Wheels)
1207 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
Mailing address: P.O. Box 21, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
St. Johnsbury's Good Living Senior Center - Mon. to Fri.
1207 Main St., St. Johnsbury VT 05819
South Ryegate Senior Meals, Presbyterian Church - Tues. (also Meals on Wheels)
Route 302 & Church Street, South Ryegate, VT
Mailing address: 1158 Tenney Pond Rd., Wells River, VT 05088
West Barnet Senior Meal Site - Wed. & Fri. (includes Meals on Wheels)
West Barnet Presbyterian Church
West Main Street
Mailing address: P.O. Box 134, West Barnet, VT 05821
Burke Senior Meal Site, West Burke Community Center - Mon., Wed. & Fri. (includes Meals on Wheels)
212 School St., West Burke, VT 05871
Barton Senior Meal Site - Tues. & Thurs.
Barton Memorial Building
19 Village Square (Route 16 North), Barton, VT 05822
BARTON/ORLEANS AREA - Meals on Wheels Only
Maple Lane Nursing Home - Tues. & Fri.
P.O. Box 500, Barton, VT 05822
For reservations, call 1-800-642-51
CRAFTSBURY AREA – Mon. & Thurs. Meals on Wheels only
Craftsbury Community Care Center
1784 E. Craftsbury Road, Craftsbury, VT 05826
For reservations, contact: 1-800-642-5119
Glover Senior Meals – Mon. (includes Meals on Wheels on Tuesdays)
Old Town Hall downstairs
Route 16, Glover, VT 05839
Newport Senior Center - Tues. & Wed. (Including noon meal on Wed.)
Forever Young Club
222 Main St., Newport, VT 05855
Newport Center Dew Drop In – Mon., open 9:30 for activities; 12:00 noon meal
Cross Road - Fire Station
Newport Center, VT 05857
125 Main St., Newport, VT 05855
(Diners use rear entrance between the Coventry & Center Streets parking lot.)
Meals on Wheels - Wed. & Fri.
Community Dining Room - Fri.
For Meals on Wheels reservations, call: 1-800-642-5119
Lake Region Senior Center - Wed. & Fri.
15 Main St., Orleans, VT 05860
Westfield Community Center - Thurs.
Westfield, VT 05874
Missisquoi Valley Senior Center - Tues.
Cross Street, North Troy, VT 05859
North Troy Senior Meals - Wed.
160 Railroad Street, P.O. Box 237, North Troy, VT 05859
Canaan Senior Center - Wed. (Meals on Wheels Mon. & Fri.)
P.O. Box 272, Canaan, VT 05903
Lunenburg/Gilman/Concord Senior Citizens - Tues. to Fri. (includes Meals on Wheels)
Gilman Senior Center
67 Riverside Avenue, P.O. Box 38, Gilman, VT 05904
Island Pond Community Services at Sunrise Manor – Mon, Tues. & Fri. (includes Meals on Wheels)
94 Main St., P.O. Box 446, Island Pond, VT 05846
RSVP and the Volunteer Center of Central Vermont and the Northeast Kingdom is an invitation to serve. Serving Washington, Lamoille, Orange, Essex, Orleans and Caledonia counties, RSVP is a program that serves to connect volunteers aged 55+ with meaningful community service opportunities. Share your life experience, knowledge and skills through service at a non-profit organization in your neighborhood. Get matched with an agency to explore your interests, develop new skills, and participate in one of several RSVP-sponsored community impact projects. Find out how your talents can be a gift to your community through volunteer service. There is an opportunity for everyone!
For more information, call the Senior Helpline at 1-800-642-5119.