Senior citizens are a valuable community resource, with years of wisdom and countless experiences to share. Brooklawn is working to revitalize its senior programming efforts. Find current resources below, and volunteer to help move things forward! Enthusiastic volunteers are needed to help organize meetings, participate in senior-focused events and help get word out about what’s going on in town. If you’d like to participate, call Todd Twichell at 856-456-0750 Ext. 103.
Dance & Social:
Join us every Sunday evening from 7:30pm to 10:00pm for a Dance and Social featuring a live band and refreshments. This recurring event is located at the Brooklawn Community Center, 101 2nd St. and the cost is $10 for members, $12 for non-members. Contact Dance and Social President Terry Inverso at 856-456-1292 with any questions.
Senior Citizens United Community Services (SCUS):
The SCUS helps seniors and people with disabilities to maintain active, independent living with an array of services. Day trips, overnight trips and cruises are available at minimal costs that cover transportation, entertainment and a trained guide. For more information, call 856-456-1121 Ext. 1124 or visit the SCUS website here.
Camden County Senior and Disabled Services:
Camden County Government offers an array of resources for senior citizens in our community including social and recreational activities as well as counseling and protective services and more. Visit camdencounty.com to learn more.
Property Tax Deductions for Senior/Disabled:
Annual deduction of up to $250 from property taxes for homeowner’s age 65 or older and/or disabled persons who meet certain income residency requirements is available through the Borough. Visit the Tax Collector page to learn more.