Many people who enter a nursing facility might have been able to remain in their own homes longer if they had a bit of help with everyday tasks. SeniorCare’s homecare services may include:
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We do not take in animals that need new homes, but will refer you to shelters and rescue groups, or assist you in posting your pet on online pet adoption sites.
IMPORTANT: We urge all pet owners to make arrangements, in advance, for the care of your pet in the event of emergencies. There are no volunteer or low cost services for this readily available.
What Can I Expect?
There are certain criteria one must meet in order to qualify for state home care programs. Our experienced and helpful staff will answer your questions and guide you through the process. “ If you prefer you may download our Intake Referral Form, FAX to our Information and Referral department (FAX #978-282-1912) and they will contact you to determine your eligibility. (Please do not email the form as email is not secure and could compromise personal data on the form.)
SeniorCare’s Homecare Program is funded by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and a person must qualify for Homecare. To qualify you must be 60 years of age or older; a resident of Massachusetts, not live in a rest home, nursing facility , convalescent home, hospital, or assisted living residence, meet financial eligibility guidelines, and have been assessed by a care manager or nurse and found to be in need of services.
SeniorCare also offers several evidence-based Wellness Programs to help people manage chronic diseases, maintain balance and prevent falls, or for healthy nutrition.