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Westford Massachusetts Senior Care Resources

Note: The elder care resources listed on this page serve zip code 01886 and others nearby

Home Care in Westford Massachusetts

Caring Companion Home Care
In Your Home
Westford, Massachusetts 01886
800-869-6418

Caring Companion Home Care, an independent, locally-owned Massachusetts home care agency, provides a homecare caregiver to families in Westford, Massachusetts and surrounding towns who need senior home health care or companions for the elderly.

Services include personal care, companionship, medication reminders, local transportation, and related tasks.

CCHC provides an industry-leading communications system that includes daily reports and photos on a private, secure, family web portal.

Home Care Services Available

  • • Personal Care
  • • Medication Reminders
  • • Companionship & Conversation
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  • • Laundry
  • • Meal Preparation
  • • Light Housework
  • • Assistance with Grooming
  • • Mobility Support
  • • Bathing Assistance
  • • Alzheimer's Care
  • • Live-in & Hourly Visits
  • • Dressing Assistance
  • • Help with Toileting
  • • Local Transportation
  • • Groceries & Errands
  • • Home Safety Monitoring

State & Local Organizations Serving Westford Massachusetts

Cameron Senior Center
20 Pleasant Street
PO Box 2223
Westford MA 01886
978-443-3055

The Cameron Senior Center is a focal point where older adults come together for services and activities that reflect their expertise and skills, respond to their diverse needs and interests, enhance their dignity, support their independence and encourage their involvement in and with the center and community.


Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley
360 Merrimack Street
Building 5
Lawrence MA 01843
978.683.7747

Elder Services of Merrimack Valley is an Aging Services Access Point (ASAP) serving Westford, Massachusetts and surrounding communities. ASAPs operate under a state contract to coordinate and deliver a wide range of services to senior citizens in their regions.


Westford Council on Aging
20 Pleasant Street
PO Box 2223
Westford MA 01886
978-692-5523

The Westford COA is dedicated to ensuring that seniors are able to access whatever services are needed. Our Outreach staff includes our Social Worker, Judith Ramirez who is available for consultation and to identify needs, and our Elder Outreach Coordinator, Annette Cerullo who provides follow up with home visits and also monitors our Friendly Visitor program. Home or office visits can be scheduled and our Social Worker is available for evening visits by appointment.


Westford MA Fire Department
51 Main Street
P.O. Box 296
Westford MA 01886
978-692-5542


Westford MA Police Department
53 Main Street
Westford MA 01886
978-692-2161


Senior Services Serving Westford Massachusetts

Council on Aging Meals
20 Pleasant Street
PO Box 2223
Westford MA 01886
978-692-4480

Meals are servied at 11:30 am Monday - Friday at the Cameron Senior Center. Seniors can socialize with friends in a pleasant homelike atmosphere. A $2.00 donation is suggested for lunch. Reserve before noon two days in advance at 978-692-4480.


Council on Aging Transportation
Westford MA
978 399-2322

The Council on Aging van is available for your use and can be reached by calling 978 399-2322 in advance. The COA van is happy to accommodate seniors and appreciates as much notice as possible. A chair lift is available if needed. The fee is $3. for rides in Westford, $4 for surrounding towns, and $6 outside the area, round trip. Be prepared one-half hour prior to pick up time to meet the schedule.


MBTA - "The Ride"
1.888.844.0355

THE RIDE serves 62 Massachusetts towns with service for registered customers. Vehicles have lifts to accommodate as many as possible for this invaluable paratransit service.


Volunteer & Charitable Organizations Serving Westford Massachusetts

Alzheimer's Assoc of MA and NH
311 Arsenal Street
Watertown MA 02472
617.868.6718

The Alzheimer's Association has a wealth of resources for families facing Alzheimer's disease - information, support groups, local medical resources, news, and events. They provide a great of funding for Alzheimer's research and sponsor many fund-raising events across the country.


Vendors Serving Westford Massachusetts

Bay State Elder Law
179 Great Road, Suite 109
Acton MA 01720
978.263.0006

Elder Law Services
Founded by a Nurse Attorney, Bay State Elder Law is committed to offering comprehensive legal advice for you and your loved ones. Whether you are planning ahead to pass on your estate to your children, seeking to qualify for Medicaid or Veteran’s Benefits, or in the middle of a care crisis and need help to make important choices about your long-term care options, Bay State Elder Law has the compassion, knowledge and expertise to help you and your family. Their experienced staff will work with you to ensure that your loved one receives the highest level of care while protecting your home and your savings at one of the most frail and vulnerable times of your lives. Their offices are located in both Acton, Sudbury and Lexington, Massachusetts.


Assisted Living Communities Serving Westford Massachusetts

Benchmark Senior Living at Robbins Brook
10 Devon Drive
Acton MA 01720
978-268-0131

Benchmark Senior Living at Robbins Brook offers excellent care for our senior residents through assisted living, memory care, and respite care services.


Chelmsford Crossings
199 Chelmsford Street
Chelmsford MA 01824
978-674-5278

Chelmsford Crossing services include Assisted Living and Short Term Care. It is part of the Benchmark Senior Living network, which has dozens of facilities throughout New England, including more than 20 in Massachusetts. In addition to Leominster, the network includes facilities in Leominster, Newton, Waltham, and several other Massachusetts communities.


Concord Park
68 Commonwealth Ave
Concord MA 01742
978-369-4728

Concord Park offers independent and assisted living, and is conveniently located adjacent to the train station in the heart of West Concord's shopping village. It is sponsored by the Volunteers of America and is managed by Senior Living Residences of Boston.


Heritage Assisted Living
747 Water Street
Framingham MA 01701
508-788-6050

Heritage Assisted Living is owned by Mary Ann Morse Healthcare Corp., a Framingham non-profit that operates both Heritage at Framingham as well as Mary Ann Morse Healthcare Center, a skilled nursing care and short-term rehab community in Natick. Heritage offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Respite Care.


Leominster Crossings
1160 Main Street
Leominster MA 01453
978-751-3230

Residents of Leominster Crossings enjoy attractive apartments, comfortable community rooms, a lovely outdoor patio and garden and an ever-changing program of social and fitness activities.


MA Assisted Living Facilities Association (MASS-ALFA)
135 Beaver Street
Waltham MA 02451
781.622.5999

The Massachusetts Assisted Living Facilities Association (Mass ALFA) is a not-for-profit association that provides information and advocacy for operators of assisted living facilities in Massachusetts. It is a good resource for finding a residence via their searchable database of Massachusetts facilities.


Newbury Court
80 Deaconess Road
Concord MA 01742
978-369-5155

Newbury Court, a not-for-profit residence, has been in Concord since 1994. The community offers a variety of living options and choice in services. Newbury Court provides a continuum of services and amenities as client needs change. Should a client find the need for further assistance with household chores or personal care, rather than trying to find the help, or worse, consider relocation, the community coordinates the provision of those services in the home. If rehabilitation or nursing care should become necessary, Newbury Court is home to Rivercrest Wellness and Rehab. A memory support assisted living neighborhood, The Gardens, is also on site providing a supportive, homelike environment for those with memory loss. Emergency services are also readily available at Emerson Hospital just around the corner.


RiverCourt Residences
8 West Main Street, Rt. 225
West Groton MA 01450
978-448-4122

At RiverCourt Residences Senior Living Facility the community offers independent living, assisted living and memory care solutions to families and professionals who want their loved ones and older adults in their lives to enjoy the life they planned.


Sunrise of Leominster
6 Beth Avenue at Route 12
Leominster MA 01453
978-537-7600

Sunrise of Leominster offers three levels of service: assisted living, Alzheimer's and Memory Care, and short terms stays. The Sunrise network includes nearby facilities in Weston, Wayland, and Burlington, MA, among a total of 12 in Massachusetts.


Health Care Facilities Serving Westford Massachusetts

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
1 Brookline Place
Brookline MA 02445
617-754-5900

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC), a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, is a fully integrated medical center providing adult services from cardiology to obstetrics, gastrointestinal disorders to cancer care.


Emerson Hospital
133 Old Road to 9 Acre Corner
Concord MA 01742
978-369-1400

Metrowest Boston residents have been going to Emerson Hospital in Concord MA since it was founded in 1911. It is not named for Concord's most famous Emerson (Ralph Waldo), but for his nephew Charles.

Emerson Hospital is affiliated with many of the best medical facilities in the country, including Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Lahey Clinic, Children's Hospital Boston, and Tufts Medical Center.

Emerson has nearly 200 beds and over 300 activie physicians


Emerson Hospital Westford Health Center
Route 110
133 Littleton Road
Westford MA 01886
978-589-6800

Emerson's Westford Health Center has more than 30 physicians in 17 different practices, and offers comprehensive services and medical specialties, from internal medicine to physical therapy. The practitioners at Westford Internal Medicine offer annual physical screenings, same-day sick appointments, evening hours two days a week, Saturday urgent care and regular follow-up for chronic conditions.


Lahey Clinic
41 Mall Rd
Burlington MA 01805
781.744.5100

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington, encompasses an ambulatory care center serving more than 3,000 patients each day and a 317-bed hospital. Lahey Medical Center, Peabody, serves more than 800 outpatients each day and includes a 10-bed hospital. Both feature 24-hour emergency departments, and an American College of Surgeons verified Level II Trauma Center is based at the Burlington facility.


Massachusetts General Hospital
55 Fruit Street
Boston MA 02114
617-726-2000

The third oldest general hospital in the United States and the oldest and largest hospital in New England, Mass General has consistently placed among the top hospitals on the
U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Honor Roll since the survey began in 1990. In 2015, Mass General was named #1 in the nation based on quality of care, patient safety and reputation in 16 clinical specialties.

In 2013, Mass General was also redesignated a Magnet hospital, the highest honor for nursing excellence awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. MGH has a 999-bed medical center, located in the heart of Boston, offering sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery. MGH also offers high-quality care and services in four health centers in the Boston area. The hospital also holds concurrent Level 1 verification for adult and pediatric trauma and burn care.


Rivercrest
80 Deaconess Road
Concord MA 01742
978-369-5151, x332

Rivercrest is licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and is Medicare and Medicaid certified. Under the guidance of a Medical Director, the interdisciplinary care team which includes nurses, therapists, and social workers, conference regularly to ensure that each patient receives the proper care. A broad range of consultant physicians is available to assist the Rivercrest team.


Education - General Serving Westford Massachusetts

Council on Aging Newsletters
Westford MA
978-692-5523


 

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