CARE

Providing older adults connection, support and engagement.


WELCOME TO
THE JENKS
 

 

 

The Jenks Center offers Cultural,

Educational, Recreational, and Social Service programming for Resident's age 55+, to promote active, healthy, and meaningful engagement and connection within the community.

We have many Virtual and Live Events at The Jenks Center.  Many of which we have captured for visitors to view on our YouTube channel

Jenks Videos are available under the Events Section

PFIZER BOOSTER SHOTS

The Winchester Health Department will be holding

two booster clinics for Winchester Residents, ages 12 and older.

 

Date: Monday, January 24 & Monday, January 31

Time: 2 pm to 5 pm

Location: The Jenks Center

Registration is Required www.winchester.us one week prior to each clinic

If you need assistance with registration, please call the Jenks Center at 781-721-7136

 

 

Shoe Fitting and a Free Pair of Diabetic Shoes and Inserts

 

If you are a person with Diabetes and have Medicare or another primary insurance, you are eligible for a free pair of diabetic shoes and inserts. You must have your PCP fill out the doctor's order form which can be picked up at the Jenks, as soon as possible, PRIOR TO YOUR FITTING ON

MARCH 31ST.

Please call 781-721-7136 for more information

 

COVID-19 VACCINATION POLICY

 For the safety and protection of all Jenks patrons, employees, volunteers, and visitors, effective September 01, 2021, anyone entering the building will be required to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative PCR test within 72 hours.  

Weekday Events

  • VIRTUAL New Year Legal Resolutions: Ask an Attorney
    VIRTUAL New Year Legal Resolutions: Ask an Attorney
    Jan 19, 11:00 AM – 12:35 PM
    VIRTUAL
    Andrea Witt will discuss accomplishing your new year's legal resolutions!
  • Vision Support Group: Vision Exchange
    Vision Support Group: Vision Exchange
    Jan 20, 11:00 AM
    Winchester, 109 Skillings Rd, Winchester, MA 01890, USA
    Finding your way in a sighted world: Information Support and encouragement for people living with all kinds of vision loss. Bring a Friend!
  • HYDBRID: CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
    HYDBRID: CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
    Jan 27, 11:00 AM
    Winchester, 109 Skillings Rd, Winchester, MA 01890, USA
    Open to all family and friends helping care for an older adult...

Evening & Weekend Events

  • The Facts and Myths about Thoreau’s First Year at Walden Pond with Richard Smith
    The Facts and Myths about Thoreau’s First Year at Walden Pond with Richard Smith
    Jan 18, 7:00 PM EST
    Zoom Presentation
    Register to Obtain a Zoom Link
  • Acrylics for the Aspiring Painter with Eli Portman
    Acrylics for the Aspiring Painter with Eli Portman
    Jan 23, 10:00 AM EST – Jan 30, 11:30 AM EST
    Zoom Presentation
    Register to obtain a Zoom Link
  • The Many Faces of Meryl Streep with Debra Block
    The Many Faces of Meryl Streep with Debra Block
    Jan 25, 7:00 PM EST
    Zoom Presentation
    Register to Obtain a Zoom Link