Caregiving at Home
Our mission of supporting a cure for Alzheimer’s and helping families affected takes shapes in many ways. One of these is our online resource center where we list a number of resources that families and caregivers may want to consider. Everyone’s journey is unique, but the one constant is the need for support. Along the years, we have all learned a few things and been given recommendations from others. We hope you find something helpful within these pages.
Mystic Valley Elder Services
Mystic Valley Elder Services is a non-profit agency which provides essential home- and community-based care and resources to elders, adults living with disabilities, and caregivers. Agency services include coordination of home care, transportation, Meals on Wheels, and information and referrals. Contact: Krissy McKeeman, Information and Referral Manager 781-324-7705 firstname.lastname@example.org
VNA of Middlesex-East, one of the highest performing home care agencies in the nation, provides home health and hospice care in 62 Greater Boston communities. The agency also owns and operates the 10-bed Sawtelle Family Hospice House in Reading. Contact: Whitney Liechti, Clinical Manager 781-224-3399 ext. 2202
Senior Helpers Boston sets a new standard in home care in Massachusetts including Arlington, Burlington, Lexington, Medford, North Reading Reading, Somerville, Stoneham, Waltham, Wilmington, Winchester, Woburn, first by delivering an exceptional home care experience through highly trained caregivers and case managers; secondly by becoming a significant connection for elders to resources and services in the 75 communities the company serves including Boston Metro and Metro West, Mystic Valley and Southern Merrimack Valley, and South Shore. Care and Comfort at a moments notice delivering senior care, only better. Contact: Pam Carroll R.N., VP Care and Operations, 617-569-6700
Sanborn Day is a structured program that includes a variety of health, social and supportive services in a safe and caring environment. Sanborn Day is a medical model that provides a staff of health care professionals, including registered nurses, therapists and a social worker who strive to improve the physical and cognitive abilities of each individual. Our program offers families much needed respite while knowing that loved ones are in a secure and enriching environment.