to Massachusetts State Agencies
and Community Resources for Aging
Aging and Adult Services
Web site: http:/http://www.massaging.org/content/consumers/types.htm/
Massachusetts Center for Personal Assistance
Web site: http://www.pascenter.org/state_based_stats/index.php?state=massachusetts
Massachusetts Attorney General's Office
It is Attorney General Tom Reilly's priority to be a voice and an advocate
for those in this state who are unable to do so for themselves.
Web site: http://www.ago.state.ma.us/sp.cfm?pageid=966
Massachusetts Board of Nursing
Web Site: http://www.mass.gov/dpl/boards/rn/
Department of Social Services
General Information: 1-800-332-6347
TTY for hearing impaired: 1-800-925-4434
311 West Saratoga Street
Baltimore, Massachusetts 21201
We promote programs
and services for older adults, their families and for people with disabilities.
Visit the site often to stay updated on important issues.
Web Site: Health & Human Resources/
Department of Insurance
Web site: http://www.mass.gov/doi/
Regional Resources Directory
Massachusetts Nursing Home and Long Term Care
Search for an Massachusetts nursing home, assisted living facility, hospice
or home health care agency.
Massachusetts seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America,
from RetirementHomes.com, providing a comprehensive and user friendly
guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
Web site: http://www.retirementhomes.com/homes/massachusetts-senior-care.html
Massachusetts Senior Directory
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.
Senior Citizen Transportation
Senior Transit information
American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Web site: http://www.aarp.org/
Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with
Web site: http://www.familyeldercare.org
Groups for the Elderly
Provides older adults education for and access to computer technology
to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom.
The non-profit SeniorNet teaches seniors (age 50 plus) to use computers
and the Internet at over 140 Learning Centers nationwide.
Web site: http://www.seniornet.com
Social Security Administration
Toll Free: 1/800-772-1213
Web site: http://www.ssa.gov
Links to Federal Agencies
for the Aging