Other Sites of Interest
Summit Elder Care
A Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), Summit ElderCare is a medical, insurance, and social support system which helps aging adults to remain at home and avoid a nursing home placement.
Central MA Housing Alliance
CMHA operates an array of programs ranging from homelessness prevention to affordable homeownership and services for elder homeowners. CMHA plays a pivotal role in providing leadership and serving as the primary convener in efforts to strengthen our community’s homeless service delivery system and to increase and preserve the supply of affordable housing.
Center for Living & Working
Non Profit agency serves thousands of people in 63 cities and towns in Central Massachusetts, through Independent Living programs and services, resources for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, and outreach and advocacy. CLW’s philosophy: People with disabilities have the right to make informed decisions about their daily lives.
Senior Care Options
Senior Care Options is a partnership between MassHealth and Medicare that provides an integrated and complete package of health care and social services for low-income seniors. One of the main goals of Senior Care Options is to help seniors stay healthy, in control of their lives, and out of nursing homes.
Worcester Regional Transit Authority
The Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA) is a regional transit system that services the City of Worcester and the surrounding 37 communities in the Central Massachusetts area. The WRTA also provides paratransit service for the elderly and disabled, as well as a variety of special services for those groups in the entire service area.
Masspro is one of the leading performance improvement organizations in the United States, dedicated to advancing healthcare quality. Masspro transforms healthcare through developing and disseminating innovative solutions across all sectors of the healthcare delivery system.
American Association of Retired People
Information on members services, legislation, policy and research, travel and volunteering opportunities
AARP Tax Aide Page
Where seniors can go with their tax-related questions
National Grid (formerly Mass-Electric)
Online account information for products and services, account forms, rates, suppliers and payment options
Association of Mature American Citizens
The conservative alternative to AARP.
American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry
News, facts, tools and expert information for adults coping with mental health issues & aging Also has materials for the medical community and other professionals with an interest in geriatric mental health.
National Resource Center on LBGT Aging
The National Resource Center on LGBT Aging is the country’s first and only technical assistance resource center aimed at improving the quality of services and supports offered to lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender older adults.
50 Plus Magazine
This online magazine contains articles ranging from fitness to caregiving, aimed primarily at the Baby Boomer population.