• Area Nursing Facilities

    Ayer Apple Valley Center 978-772-1704 400 Groton Road Ayer, MA 01432 Baldwinville Alliance Health at Baldwinville 978-939-2196 51 Hospital Road Box 24 Baldwinville, MA 01436 Fitchburg Fitchburg Healthcare 978-345-0146 1199 John Fitch Hwy Fitchburg, MA 01420 The Highlands 978-343-4411 335 Nichols Road Fitchburg, MA 01420 Fitchburg Rehab & Nursing Center…

  • 811 Project Rental Assistance

    What is 811 Project Rental Assistance (811 PRA)? 811 PRA is a rental assistance program for low income homeless or at risk of homelessness individuals who also qualify for Home and Community-Based Waiver. The tenant is expected to contribute for rent and utilities. The Total Tenant Payment or TTP is…

  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (Fuel Assistance)

    What is the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)? LIHEAP provides eligible households with help in paying a portion of winter heating bills There is no fee to apply and free help is available to complete applications at New England Farm Workers’ Council, Inc. (NEFWC) It is a federally funded…

  • Fuel Assistance Options

    Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) LIHEAP assists individuals and families with the cost of heating. Eligibility is based on gross annual income of every household member. Household income cannot exceed 60% of estimated state median income. Households can apply from November 1st to April 30th of the program…

  • Frail Elder Waiver

    What is FEW? The Frail Elder Waiver is a Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) waiver Designed to support frail elders aged 60 and older who meet the care level for a nursing facility but prefer to stay in the community. This is a partnership between MassHealth and the Aging Service…

  • Assisted Living Facilities of North Central MA

    Communities located in the Aging Service of North Central Massachusetts area are listed in alphabetical order by city or town. Ayer Nashoba Park 15 Winthrop Ave Ayer, MA 01432 978-772-0707 This facility has one or more Group Adult Foster Care Program (MassHealth) GAFC slots, they are usually reserved for existing…

  • A Guide to Assisted Living Facilities

    About Assisted Living Assisted Living Residences are a housing option that includes a special combination of housing and personalized support services designed to meet the needs—both scheduled and unscheduled—of those who require assistance with activities of daily living. Activities of Daily Living (ADL’s) include tasks related to bathing, dressing, grooming,…

  • VA Vaccine Assistance

    Who can get a Vaccine Through the VA? Non-enrolled Veterans as defined in the new legislation, including those without service-connected disabilities and who have incomes above VA’s threshold. Overseas Veterans who rely on the Foreign Medical Program. Veteran caregivers who are enrolled in either the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for…

  • Emergency Broadband Benefit

    In Massachusetts, 26 broadband providers are offering the benefit. The benefit is available to eligible new, prior, and existing customers of participating providers. If Eligible, This Program Covers: Up to a $50 per month discount on your broadband service and associated equipment rentals Up to a $75 per month discount…

  • Food Pantries

    Ashburnham Ashburnham Community Church (978) 827-5553 84 Main Street Ashburnham, MA First time no questions asked, if returning the next month paperwork will need to be filled out Distribution: third Wednesday of every month 5:30-7:30 PM For Ashburnham & residents of any town within 25 miles that does not have…