Useful Links

The websites listed below provide information on a range of topics. These are external websites that are not maintained or endorsed by Old Colony Elder Services (OCES).

OCES provides links to websites of other organizations in order to provide visitors with certain information. A link does not constitute an endorsement of content, viewpoint, policies, products or services of that website. Once you link to another website not maintained by OCES, you are subject to the terms and conditions of that website, including but not limited to its privacy policy.

AARP

ADRC of Southeastern and Southern MA

Alzheimer’s Association

Benefits CheckUP
Government programs to help pay for prescription drugs, health care, utilities, and other needs

Brain Injury

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Official Website

Councils on Aging

D.E.A.F. Inc.
Community based programs and services for Deaf and Hard of Hearing individuals

Department of Developmental Services

Department of Housing and Community Development

Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA)

Department of Veterans Affairs

Executive Office of Elder Affairs

Healthy Living Center of Excellence

Home Care Assistance Program

Independence Associates

LGBT Aging Project

Massachusetts Assisted Living Association

Massachusetts Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Locate an elder law attorney by zip code

Massachusetts Council for Adult Foster Care

Massachusetts Statewide Independent Living Centers

MAB Community Services

MASS 211
Information from Mass 211 and MEMA

Massachusetts Commission for the Blind

Mass Home Care
Eldercare information, services, community resources

Massachusetts Legal Help
How to get and find legal information and aid

MassOptions
A free resource that connects elders, individuals with disabilities and their caregivers with agencies and organizations that can best meet their needs.

Medicare
Government website for people with Medicare

National Association for the Deaf

Personal Care Attendant Resources for Massachusetts Elders and their Families

REquipment
A durable medical equipment (DME) re-use program offering free refurbished wheelchairs, scooters, shower chairs and more to adults, children and elders living in Massachusetts.

Self Help, Inc.

Social Security Administration
Social Security benefits

Southeast Center For Independent Living

South Shore Community Action Council

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

US Dept of Housing and Urban Development