Veronica B. Smith Senior Center

Filed Under: Older Adults
20 Chestnut Hill Ave
Boston, ma 02134
Phone: (617) 635-6120

The Veronica B. Smith Senior Center offers the following services and programs:

• Health and Nutrition Services: Free preventative health care screenings such as vision, hearing, and podiatry are available along with free flu shots. Fitness programs such as weekly exercise, wellness, and line dancing classes, educational workshops, and seminars pertaining to health and nutrition are also offered.

• Direct Services and Programming: A wide range of social services can be obtained at the Center, including special seminars and workshops on legal issues and government health benefits. Comprehensive programs targeted for seniors in the greatest economic and social needs are also in place, as well as on-site English as a Second Language classes and translation services. Medical escort services for non-English speaking seniors can also be accessed at the Senior Center.

• Public Information: Senior Spotlight is a monthly newsletter published and distributed by the Veronica Smith Senior Center with a circulation base of over 600 community seniors and dozens of community locations such as nursing homes and elderly housing. Topics include issues such as health benefits, upcoming programs and services available at the Center.


Service hours

Everyday 8:30 am - 4 pm

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Last updated December 15, 2020


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