Resources included here are some of those most commonly requested. If you have trouble finding what you need, please call us. We’re here to help.
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Advance Directives Links & Resources
Local and national organizations that are empowering individuals to create a personalized health care plan.more
Advocacy Links & Resources
Local and national organizations that advocate for the rights of seniors and people with disabilitiesmore
Designed by Springwell, this gives caregivers a central place to record and document the important aspects of care.more
Caregiving Links & Resources
Other organizations and resources for those caring for a loved one.more
Disability Links & Resources
Other organizations with useful resources for individuals with disabilities.more
Frequently Asked Questions about Elder Abuse
Who is protected, how to report, and what happens nextmore
Comprehensive information about government programs for seniors and people with disabilities.more
Healthy Living Workshop FAQ's
Some of the most common questions asked about the Healthy Living Workshopsmore
Home-Delivered Meal Re-Heating Instructions
How to safely re-heat hot or frozen home-delivered meals.more
How do you know you need a Private Geriatric Care Manager?
An overview of some signs that can indicate that engaging a private geriatric care manager might be worth exploring.more
Legal and Financial Links & Resources
Resources for information on legal and financial matters.more
Mandated Reporter Form
This form must accompany all oral reports of abuse by mandated reporters.more
Massachusetts Councils on Aging
Local aging resources for the eight towns Springwell is contracted to serve by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs.more
Private Geriatric Care Management - What is it?
What is involved in Private Geriatric Care Management? How can it help me and my family?more
Recognizing Caregiver Burnout
Some of the common danger signals that indicate a caregiver may be approaching overload.more
Springwell's Transportation Overview
There are a variety of ways to handle transportation for seniors and people with disabilities - Springwell can helpmore
Tips for Sharing Caregiving Responsibilities
Enlisting the aid of others in caregiving tasks can take planning.more
Tips for Staying Close from Far Away
When older relatives live at a distance, it can be difficult to maintain the feeling of closeness.more
What is Elder Abuse?
An overview of physical, emotional, sexual, financial abuse as well as neglect.more