Community Services


The Orange Community Services Department strives to develop and maintain a coordinated system of social services that provides advocacy, information, programs, activities, resources, referrals and support for youth, adults, families, elderly and disabled residents in the town of Orange.

Join us for our Annual Pasta Festa Dinner and Living Treasure Award Ceremony. Nominate a Treasure, purchase an ad and/or donate a raffle prize!

The 2023 Living Treasures Recipients are: Betty Hadlock, Rowland Hine, and Maureen White

  1. Community Services

    Main Phone Number

  2. Physical Address
    High Plains Community Center
    525 Orange Center Road
    Orange, CT 06477

  3. Stacey Johnson

    Director of Community Services

  4. Jennifer Hudson

    Administrative Asst/Transportation Coordinator

Chair Exercise

Ms. Ann, our Chair Exercise leader, was featured on the Wednesday Warrior segment on WTNH 8. Follow this link to enjoy the beautiful segment:

The OVNA are continuing to monitor Blood Pressure of people that want to come in for a Blood Pressure check by appointment.

If you are missing our classes, and you like Chair Exercise click on the link: OGAT filmed Suzanne Anderson leading Rae Maclellan in Chair Exercise. Now you can exercise from home! 

Join us for a hot lunch

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Legal Clinic

Attorney Floman DePaola’s office offers a free legal clinic, the first Wednesday of the month. Appointments will be for 1/2 an hour beginning at 9:00am. Please call the senior center at 203-891-4788 to schedule an appointment. 

Per Diem Driver Opportunity Available

New and Revised Resource Directory

The Community Services Department is responsible for planning, providing and coordinating social services for Orange residents of all ages. Community Services Department includes Senior Services, Outreach/Municipal Agent Services, Special Needs Services, Transportation Services, Behavioral Health Services through Bridges Health Care, Food Bank and Fuel Assistance, Elderly Nutrition Program, Volunteer Opportunities for residents of all ages.

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 8:30 – 4:30