Tag Archives: SVCOA

News Briefs
July 21, 2016

News Briefs: Rutland Region

By Lani Duke

SVCOA prepares new digs

RUTLAND CITY—The Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging (SVCOA) recently received a $250,000 grant to renovate the 5,000-square-foot, former Maple Terrace assisted living facility and private home at 143 Maple Street into professional office space to serve its 7,096-person…

Home and Garden
September 30, 2015

Grant provides free upgrades

Last month, the Southwest Vermont Council on Aging announced receipt of a grant from Efficiency Vermont to help seniors over the age of 60 (and eligible younger disabled folks) save energy and money in their homes through home energy visits.

First, SVCOA’s volunteer coordinator Aaron…