The Dedham Council on Aging is a department of the Town of Dedham, with a Board appointed by the Town Manager. The mission of the Council is to serve the citizens of Dedham aged fifty-five and over as follows:

  • Assess and respond to their needs, issues, interests, and preferences.
  • Design and implement programs and services that promote independence, well-being, safety, and dignity.
  • Provide information and referrals about available resources and assist seniors to benefit from such resources.
  • Educate the community at large about the issues unique to older adults.


Board and Committee Work

The Council on Aging works with the Council on Aging Board to address the concerns and needs of aging residents.

When to Contact us

Don't hesitate to reach out to us if you or someone you know is age fifty-five or over and would like any additional information about the services and resources that we provide to the community and/or you would like to get involved.