Outreach Services/Programs

Serving the Health Information Needs of Elders (SHINE)

SHINE Counselor
Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley, Inc., Volunteer

Services are available by calling Elder Services 1-800-892-0890.

We now have a volunteer SHINE Counselor at the Senior Center.  She is available by appointment only every other Wednesday from 8:30AM to 11:30AM.

 Contact Jan at 978-640-4482 to schedule an appointment.

AARP Tax Assistance during Tax Time

Call Jan at 978-640-4482

Please make sure you bring the following to your appointment:

  • Last Year's tax return
  • Any W-2 forms you received
  • Any 1099 forms you received
  • Documentation on:
  • Interested Earned
  • Dividends
  • Winnings
  • Social Security Statement
  • Pension Statement
  • Deductions such as medical-prescrip, med insurance
  • Mortgage/Mortgage Interest
  • Mortgage Insurance
  • tax bill (the one that shows accessed value)
  • Circuit Breaker applicants bring along your sewer/water bills
  • Any other information that you feel is necessary

Tax preparer's do not do any specialized or complex forms

Brown Bag Program information and application