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Weston Massachusetts Senior Care Resources

Note: The elder care resources listed on this page serve zip code 02493 and others nearby

Home Care in Weston Massachusetts

Caring Companion Home Care
In Your Home
Weston, Massachusetts 02493
800-869-6418

Caring Companion Home Care, an independent, locally-owned Massachusetts home care agency, provides a homecare caregiver to families in Weston, 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 Weston Massachusetts

Brook School Apartments
44 School Street
Weston MA 02493
781-893-7238

Brook School Apartments are owned and operated by the Town of Weston, comprising 75 apartments designated for residents who are either at least 62 years old or are disabled. HUD subsidizes 42 units - the maximum income allowance of $52,950 for couples ($46,300 for individuals). In addition, Weston Community Preservation Funds subsidizes 13 units using guidelines identical to HUD's. Twenty apartments have no income restrictions and are rented at current market rates.


Merriam Village
23 Village Road
Weston MA 02493
781-891-7010

Merriam Village provides housing to people of low or moderate income levels ($59,500 for a couple or $52,500 for an individual), with a preference to those over 65 years of age and with a personal relationship or link to Weston. The facility is designed for independent living, and borders 150 acres of conservation land.


Springwell
307 Waverley Oaks Rd.
Suite 205
Waltham MA 02452
617-926-4100
inforef@springwell.com

Springwell is an Aging Services Access Point (ASAP) serving Belmont, Brookline, Needham, Newton, Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley and Weston. ASAPs operate under a state contract to coordinate and deliver a wide range of services to senior citizens in their regions.


Weston Council on Aging
20 Alphabet Lane
Weston MA 02493
781-893-0154

The Council on Aging serves Weston residents over 60 years of age, providing services, referrals, and information resources on a wide variety of topics. Social opportunities, educational experiences, financial counseling resources, transportation, therapeutic needs, and other opportunities fall within the Council's scope.

The COA focuses its efforts on issues of health and health insurance, in-home assistance and housing, taxes and legal matters. The COA provides free transportation to medical appointments and fuel assistance, among other services including a food pantry.

Over 200 volunteers support the Town staff and the COA. The COA is located in the Community Center and is open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.


Weston MA Community Center
20 Alphabet Lane
Weston MA 02493
781-893-0154

The Weston Community Center, also known as the Weston Senior Center, houses the Council on Aging and a wide variety of activities, programs, and social events of interest to senior citizens.


Weston MA Fire Dept
394 Boston Post Road
Weston MA 02493
781-893-2372


Weston MA Police Dept
180 Boston Post Road Bypass
(Route 20)
Weston MA 02493
781-893-4803


Senior Services Serving Weston Massachusetts

Home Delivered Meals - Springwell
617-926-4100
inforef@springwell.com

Eligibility Requirements

60 years of age or older, and
Have a physical, emotional or cognitive impairment, and/or
Have inadequate kitchen facilities to prepare nutritionally adequate meals, or be unable to attend a Community Dining Site and lack a support system to assist with meal preparation.


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.


Senior Lunch Program
Brook School Apartment
44 School Street
Weston MA 02493
781-893-0154


Volunteer & Charitable Organizations Serving Weston 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.


Goddard House
165 Chestnut St
Brookline MA 02446
617-731-8500

The Goddard House name has been serving the needs of older adults in the Boston area since 1849 when it opened the first private, non-profit home for elders in Massachusetts. A not-for-profit organization since its founding, Goddard House owns and operates Goddard House Assisted Living at 165 Chestnut Street, Brookline, MA 02445. It has seventy-five traditional apartments and forty apartments in its Olmsted Place program for those who require specialized memory support services in a secured setting.


Scandinavian Living Center
206 Waltham Street
W. Newton MA 02465
617-527-6566

The Scandinavian Living Center, a non-profit organization, was created to emulate the best in the Scandinavian model of older adult assisted living. The philosophy was to promote the development of a small community with large common areas. The Center has forty single bedroom apartments.

The assisted living center, with its forty apartments and a variety of open spaces, promotes an intimate family-like atmosphere unusual in larger facilities. More than fifty percent of the space is dedicated to common area use that enhances the collective well-being of the community.


Vendors Serving Weston Massachusetts

Andrews Pharmacy
324 Weston Rd
Wellesley MA 02482
781-235-1001

Andrews Pharmacy offers a service to assisted living facilities and individuals with specific medication management needs. With this service, they fill and automatically deliver all the customers' prescriptions in a customized blister pack.


Bay State Elder Law
111 Boston Post Road
Suite 101
Sudbury MA 01776
978.579.3030

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.


Walgreens
Boston Post Rd
Weston MA 02493
781-894-3785

Pharmacy services include prescription refills and prescription transfers. Walgreens can prepare prescriptions the same day for in-store pickup. Additional services include flu shots and other vaccinations and free mobile pharmacy apps to make prescription refills simpler.


Assisted Living Communities Serving Weston Massachusetts

Boylston Place at Chestnut Hill
615 Heath Street
Chestnut Hill MA
(617) 243-9990

Boylston Place at Chestnut Hill is a senior living community that provides traditional independent living and assisted living. The community offers studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments.


Carmel Terrace
933 Central Street
Framingham MA 01701
508-788-8000

Carmel Terrace is owned by the Carmelite Order, founded by Venerable Mary Angeline Teresa, O. Carm., who founded the congregation of the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm in New York City in 1929. Located in Framingham, Massachusetts, Carmel Terrace offers senior living, assisted living, and independent living to all communities inlcuding Ashland, Holliston, Millis, Natick, Newton, Sudbury, Wellesley, Marlborough, Wellesley Hills, Needham, Waltham, Weston, and Wayland. A non-profit organization such as Carmel Terrace exists for charitable reasons rooted in the works for the good of a specific group of people, the residents.


EPOCH Senior Healthcare
75 Norumbega Road
Weston MA 02493
781-891-6100

EPOCH Senior Healthcare of Weston offers Memory Care Assisted Living and Respite Care. Choose from one of 21 fully equipped, private apartments with emergency pull cords and other safety features.


Evans Park at Newton Corner
430 Centre Street
Newton MA 02458
617-454-4431

Located in the heart of Newton Corner, Evans Park is in refurbished building combines the historic renovation of a residential hotel built in 1905 with new construction on the site of the city's original public library. Evans Park's amenities include a state-of-the-art exercise room, movie lounge, bistro/pub area, a quiet library, and numerous activity rooms. The community offers Assisted Living, Memory Care, and short-term Respite Care.


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.


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.


Maplewood at Weston
99 Norumbega Road
Weston MA 02493
781-899-5505

Maplewood at Weston offers independent living, assisted living, or memory care serving the MetroWest communities of Weston, Newton, Needham, Belmont, Lexington, Natick, Framingham, Wayland, Holliston, Waltham, Brookline and more.


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.


Orchard Hill Assisted Living
761 Boston Post Road
Sudbury MA 01776
978-264-4666

Orchard Hill Assisted Living was built in 1999 and is privately owned by Clifford Hughes, who grew up in Sudbury and is acquainted with many of the residents living at Orchard Hill from the Metro West area. More than 50% of the community’s foot print has been designated for communal gathering spaces. Orchard Hill is comprised of 45 one bedroom and studio apartments, equipped with individual climate controls, a full bathroom and kitchenette with stovetop, microwave and a refrigerator with freezer.


Sunrise of Weston
135 North Avenue
Weston MA 02493
781-893-2936

Sunrise offers assisted living and short-term stays and is located just minutes from routes 128, 117, 20 and 30, I-95 and the Massachusetts Turnpike with easy access to the Lahey Clinic, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospitals and Emerson Hospital. Situated in a building which was originally a country inn in the 1800s. Close to the Burlington Mall, the Chestnut Hill Mall, the Natick Collection and a multitude of restaurants in nearby Waltham, Chestnut Hill, Natick, Wellesley and Boston


The Commons in Lincoln
1 Harvest Circle
Lincoln MA 01773
877-343-3020

The Commons in Lincoln is a continuing care community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Skill Nursing & Rehabilitation.


Traditions of Wayland
10 Green Way
Wayland MA 01778
508-358-0700

Traditions of Wayland offers Independent, Assisted, and Reflections Memory Care Living.


Health Care Facilities Serving Weston 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.


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.


McLean Hospital
115 Mill Street
Belmont MA 02478

McLean Hospital is dedicated to improving the lives of people and families affected by psychiatric illness. The hospital offers clinical services for the following areas:
Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Child and Adolescent Services, Depression and Anxiety, Geriatric Psychiatry, Psychotic Disorders, Women's Mental Health.


Newton-Wellesley Hospital
2014 Washington St.
Newton MA 02462
617-243-6000

Nationally-recognized Newton-Wellesley Hospital is a member of the Partners HealthCare network, which includes Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Their combined resources make Partners one of the pre-eminent medical research, teaching, and clinical centers in the country. Newton-Wellesley was designated as a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence by HealthGrades, and in 2005 was named to Consumer Digest's list of 50 Exceptional Hospitals for Quality Nationwide.


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.


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