Montgomery County has several resources in place to help our local seniors. See below for some that can possibly meet your needs.
Montgomery County Information and Referral Services
Aging and Disability Services: 240-777-3000
Provides information and assistance to older adults, people with disabilities and/or caregivers. Open Monday and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Montgomery County’s source for nonemergency information and services including food assistance. Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
In the County call ………………………………311
Elsewhere, call ……………….. 240-777-0311
For MD Relay, call 711.
Montgomery County’s Engage@HOME
Engage@HOME is a new YouTube Channel from Montgomery County’s Caregiver Support program. We spotlight non-commercial and trusted virtual opportunities to help viewers stay engaged with our community. Episodes feature video content that enhances quality of life and personal resilience.
Go to: bit.ly/Engage-at-HOME
Montgomery County’s Rec Room
This virtual recreation hub provides DIY arts & crafts, fitness videos, virtual classes and tours, and fun ideas for any age. For help navigating the site, call the Seniors Team at 240-777-4925.
Go to: bit.ly/MoCoRecRoom
Montgomery County’s Public Library
MCPL offers programs and services including: book clubs, arts and craft instruction, computer help, tax preparation, music performances, music lessons & performances, and health & wellness programs. For help navigating the site, call “Ask a Librarian” at 240-777-0001.
Go to: montgomerycountymd.gov/library
Lifelong Learning in Montgomery County
Five lifelong learning centers offer classes, typically as single sessions – now available virtually. Subjects include:
computer training, fitness, topical events, languages, history, music, health, guidance on aging well and caregiver support.
Go to: bit.ly/MoCo-LLL
Montgomery County’s Aging and Disability Services
The County’s website links users to a wide range of information and resources. Check out the sections written with older adults and individuals with disabilities in mind.
Go to: montgomerycountymd.gov/senior
Go to: montgomerycountymd.gov/disability