Button Up Vermont, coordinated by the State of Vermont and Efficiency Vermont, is the state’s annual campaign to help Vermonters prepare for winter. From tips on air sealing and insulation, to weighing the benefits of upgrades like energy efficient heat pumps, Button Up Vermont helps keep a home comfortable all season long.
News & Events
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging (SVCOA) is pleased to announce that it has promoted Rosemary Greene to the position of Executive Director. Greene has most recently served as SVCOA’s interim Executive Director and Director of Business Operations.
3SquaresVT is a nutrition program that boosts your food budget to help you stay healthy and independent. Click here to learn more about 3SquaresVT!
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging (SVCOA) today announced that it is seeking applicants for National Family Caregiver Support (NFCSP) grant funds available to local agencies providing supportive programs and services for caregivers, as well as individual caregivers age 55 and up who are caring full-time for children under the age of 18.
Cold weather is upon us! Call SVCOA today at 802-786-5990 to learn more about Vermont's seasonal fuel assistance programs and eligibility guidelines.
News, notes, updates, events and more from Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging's Nutrition and Wellness Department!
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging today announced that it will be accepting applications from Bennington and Rutland county community organizations for grant funding available to support the provision of evidence-based health promotion and disease prevention programming to older Vermonters and caregivers in SVCOA’s service area.
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging (SVCOA) is currently seeking volunteer instructors to lead future offerings of the popular wellness classes "Tai Chi for Fall Prevention" and "Matter of Balance." Click here to learn more about these fun and rewarding opportunities!
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging (SVCOA) today announced that it has awarded more than $66,000 in supportive grants to 12 different aging services community organizations throughout Bennington and Rutland counties recently made available through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (“ARPA”).
Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging (SVCOA) today announced that it has reinstituted public walk-in hours at both its Rutland and Bennington offices on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.