Council on Aging & Human Services Resources

Resource

Description

Executive Office of Elder Affairs (EOEA)

This is the official website of the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. It includes elder hotline numbers; consumer information; emergency resources and additional Health & Human Services benefits.

MassResources.org

This site provides useful information about a wide range of assistance programs for people in need living in Massachusetts. It provides information on what benefits are available, how to apply, eligibility requirements, benefit amounts, and answers to commonly asked questions.

Massachusetts Aging and Disabilities Information Locator (MADIL)

MADIL is an online, user-friendly tool designed to help you find information on services and programs in Massachusetts that support elders and people with disabilities. By using the search features of MADIL, users can simultaneously search the resources on three state-funded, aging and disabilities websites. MADIL also includes Quick Guides to major areas including:
* A Person to Talk to
* Emergency Information
* Employment
* Energy
* Finances
* Food and Nutrition
* Health
* Help for People Living at Home
* Housing and Related Services
* State Agencies
* Transportation
* GetStuff

1-800-AGE-INFO

Additional resources for Massachusetts Elders

The National Institute on Aging

The MA Council On Aging

The National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization

The Gerontological Society of America

The Geriatric Social Work Initiative

The National Parkinson Foundation

The Stanford University /VA Alzheimer's Research Center

SNAP/Food Stamps for Elder/Disabled Households with Medical Expenses

REquipment Medical Equipment Donations and Lending Program