Helpful Links and Valuable Resources

Eldercare Resources

Alzheimer's Association, MA/NH Chapter
166 South River Road, Suite 210,
Bedford, NH 03110
(603) 606-6590
24/7 Helpline: 800.272.3900
www.alz.org/MANH

Center for Medicare Advocacy, Connecticut Office
P.O. Box 350
Willimantic, CT 06226
(860) 456-7790
http://www.medicareadvocacy.org/

Center for Medicare Advocacy, Washington, DC Office
1025 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 709
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 293-5760
http://www.medicareadvocacy.org/

Central Massachusetts Agency on Aging
360 West Boylston St
West Boylston, MA 01583
(508) 852-5539
1-800-244-3032
http://www.seniorconnection.org/

Eldercare Resource Services
29 Gano Road
Marlboro, MA 01752
OR
14 Arlene Drive
Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 879-7008
866-280-2308 (Toll Free)
http://www.eldercareresourceservices.com/

Elder Services of Worcester Area
67 Millbrook Street
Worcester, MA 01606
(508) 756-1545
Toll-Free: 1-800-243-5111
www.eswa.org

Executive Office of Elder Affairs
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
1 Ashburton Place-5th Floor
Boston, MA 02108
(617 )222-7458
http://www.mass.gov/elders/

Jewish Family & Children's Service

1430 Main Street

Waltham, MA 02451

(781) 647-JFCS (5327)

OR

JF&CS Central MA

646 Salisbury Street

Worcester, MA 01609

(508) 755-3101

http://www.jfcsboston.org/

Massachusetts Association of Councils on Aging
116 Pleasant Street, Suite 306,
Easthampton MA 01027-2781
(413) 527-6425
http://www.mcoaonline.com/

The Shine Program
60 North Bow Street
Milford, MA 01757
1-800-243-4636, option 3
http://www.shinema.org/home.html

Westborough Council on Aging
4 Rogers Road
Westborough, MA 01581-1450
(508) 366-3000

http://www.town.westborough.ma.us

Worcester Senior Center
128 Providence Street
Worcester, MA 01604-1232

(508) 799-1232
http://www.worcesterma.gov/ocm/elder-affairs

Special Needs Resources

Advocates
1881 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 628-6300
http://www.advocates.org/

American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) Community Autism Resources
33 James Reynolds Rd. Unit C
Swansea, MA 02777
508.379.0371
http://www.community-autism-resources.com/

Community Resources for People with Autism
116 Pleasant Street, Suite 366
Easthampton, MA 01027
(413) 529-2428
https://pathlightgroup.org/

Department of Developmental Services

http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dds/

Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)

350 Main Street

Malden, MA 02148

(781) 338-3000

www.mass.gov/DESE


Department of Mental Health (DMH)

25 Staniford Street

Boston, MA 02114

(617) 626-8000

www.mass.gov/dmh

Department of Public Health (DPH)

250 Washington Street

Boston, MA 02108

(617) 624-6000

www.mass.gov/dph

Department of Transitional Assistance (DTA)

600 Washington Street

Boston, MA 02111

1-800-249-2007

www.mass.gov/dta

Disabled Persons Protection Commission (DPPC)

300 Granite Street, Suite 404

Braintree, MA 02184

(617) 727-6465

http://www.mass.gov/dppc/

Disability Law Center (DLC)

11 Beacon St #925

Boston, MA 02108

(617) 723-8455

http://www.dlc-ma.org/


American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)

2013 H Street, NW, 5th Floor
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 521-4316
http://www.aapd.com/about/

Autism Insurance Resource Center
Amy K. Weinstock
55 Lake Avenue North, S3-301
Worcester, MA 01655
(774) 455-4056
http://shriver.umassmed.edu/

Autism Services Associates
(781) 237-0272
http://www.autismservicesassociation.org/

Barrett Family Wellness Center, Inc.

107 Otis Street
Northborough, MA 01532
(508) 898-2688
http://barrettfamilywellness.com/

Berkshire Hills Music Academy
48 Woodbridge Street

South Hadley, MA 01075
https://www.berkshirehills.org/

B. F. Skinner Foundation
18 Brattle St #451
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 661-9209
http://www.bfskinner.org/

Bureau of Transitional Planning
Executive Office of Health & Human Services
One Ashburton Place, Rm 1109
Boston, MA 02108
(617) 573-1669

Division on Career Development and Transition

Council for Exceptional Children

http://community.cec.sped.org/dcdt/home


Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation for Autism
P.O. Box 767

Framingham, MA 01701
1-866-3AUTISM

http://www.flutiefoundation.org/

Family Ties of Massachusetts

1-800-905-TIES (8437)

https://www.massfamilyties.org/

Federation for Children with Special Needs

529 Main Street, Suite 1M3

Boston, MA 02129

(617) 236-7210

http://fcsn.org/

Government Agencies

http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/programs/hcq/healthcare-quality/nursing-homes/resource-list.html

HEATH Resource Center at the National Youth Transitions Center

Graduate School of Education and Human Development

The George Washington University

2134 G Street, NW

Washington, DC 20052

https://www.heath.gwu.edu/


HMEA - Autism Resource Central

71 Sterling Street
West Boylston, MA 01583
(508) 835-4278
http://www.autismresourcecentral.org/

inBalance Chiropractic & Wellness
352 Boston Turnpike
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
(508) 425-3304
http://www.inbalancecw.com/

Institute For Community Inclusion
UMass Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, Massachusetts 02125
(617) 287-4300
http://www.communityinclusion.org/

Integrated Children's Therapies, Inc.

2 Coolidge Street

Hudson, MA 01749

(978) 568-8800
https://www.integratedchildrenstherapies.com/


MASS ACCESS: The Accessible Housing Registry

18 Tremont Street, Suite 401

Boston, MA 02108

(617) 742-0820

http://www.massaccesshousingregistry.org/


Massachusetts Advocates for Children
25 Kingston Street, 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02111
(617) 357-8431
http://massadvocates.org/

Massachusetts Aging & Disability Information Locator (MADIL)

www.mass.gov/madil

Massachusetts Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired (MABVI)
799 West Boylston Street
Worcester, MA 01606
Toll Free 888-613-2777
http://www.mabcommunity.org/mabvi/home.html

Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB)
600 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111
(617) 727-5550
www.mass.gov/mcb

Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MCDHH)

600 Washington Street

Boston, MA 02111

(617) 740-1600

www.mass.gov/mcdhh

Massachusetts Council for Adult Foster Care

http://www.massafc.org/

Massachusetts Developmental Disabilities Council (MDDC)

1150 Hancock Street

Quincy, MA 02169

(617) 770-7676

www.mass.gov/mddc

Massachusetts Down Syndrome Congress (MDSC)

20 Burlington Mall Road, Suite 261

Burlington, MA 01803

(781) 221-0024

www.mdsc.org

Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD)

1 Ashburton Place #1305

Boston, MA 02108

(617) 727-7440

www.mass.gov/mod

Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC)

600 Washington Street

Boston, MA 02111

(617) 204-3600

www.mass.gov/mrc

Mister Vic

Music Together of Assabet Valley

P O Box 76

Sudbury, MA 01776

(978) 897-0874

http://www.mistervic.com/index.htm


National Center on Secondary Education and Transition
Institute on Community Integration, University of Minnesota

6 Pattee Hall

150 Pillsbury Drive SE

Minneapolis, MN 55455

(612) 624-2097

http://www.ncset.org

National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD/Youth)

c/o Institute for Educational Leadership

4301 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 100

Washington, DC 20008

(877) 871-0744

http://www.ncwd-youth.info/

National Technical Assistance Center on Transition (NTACT)

(704) 687-8606

ntactmail@uncc.edu

http://transitionta.org/

NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans

305 Redemption Rock Trail South

Princeton, MA 01541

(978) 422-9064

http://www.neads.org/

New England INDEX

200 Trapelo Road

Waltham, MA 02452

1-800-642-0249

www.disabilityinfo.org


PACER's National Parent Center on Transition and Employment

8161 Normandale Blvd.

Minneapolis, MN 55437

(888) 248-0822

http://www.pacer.org/transition/

Parents Helping Parents of Massachusetts

​​(800) 632-8188

Visit website to find a local group for you

http://www.parentshelpingparents.org/

Parent/Professional Advocacy League

Central MA Office - Worcester

40 Southbridge St., Suite 310

Worcester, MA 01608

(508)767-9725

OR

Statewide Office - Boston

15 Court Square, Suite 660

Boston, MA 02108

(866)815-8122

http://ppal.net/

Partners for Youth with Disabilities (PYD)

95 Berkeley Street, Suite 109

Boston, MA 02116

(617) 556-4075

http://www.pyd.org/

SafetyNet Tracking Systems
1-877-434-6384

https://safetynettracking.com/

SenseAbility Gym

8 Charlesview Rd #4

Hopedale, MA 01747

(508) 381-1231

http://senseabilitygym.com/

Seven Hills Foundation

MAIN LOCATION

81 Hope Avenue

Worcester, MA 01603

(508) 755-2340

http://www.sevenhills.org/

The Autism Resource Center of Central Massachusetts

71 Sterling Street

West Boylston, MA 01583

(508) 835-4278

(508) 835-3723 (fax)

http://www.autismresourcecentral.org/


The Charles River Center

Paul D. Merritt Building

59 East Militia Heights Drive

Needham, MA 02492

(781) 972-1000
http://www.charlesrivercenter.org/

The Foundation for Autism Acceptance Worldwide

http://www.autismfoundation.org/

Think College

http://www.thinkcollege.net/index.php


Thrive Support & Advocacy

65 Boston Post Rd W
Marlborough, MA 01752
(508) 485-4227
http://www.icanthrive.org/

Till Autism Support Center
20 Eastbrook Road, Suite 201
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 302-4600
http://www.tillinc.org/autism_support.html

Trips R Us - Travel & Recreation for people with intellectual & developmental challenges
42 Eden St

Framingham, MA 01702

508-405-0999

http://www.tripsrus.org/

Professional Resources


Carr Financial Group

20 Park Ave

Worcester, MA 01605

(508) 795-0264

http://www.carrfinancial.net/

Ryan M. Kittredge, CFP

Carol L. A. Smith; L.I.C.S.W

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

Clasmith333@yahoo.com


Eden Rafferty

Attorney Jane Eden

238 Shrewsbury Street

Worcester MA 01604

(508) 471-3273

http://www.edenrafferty.com/


Law Offices of Victor J. Garo

10 High Street, Suite 14

Medford, MA 02155

(781) 391-1400

Robinson Donovan

Attorney Michael J. Simolo

1500 Main Street, Suite 1600

PO Box 15609

Springfield, MA 01115-5609

(413) 732-2301

msimolo@robinsondonovan.com

http://www.robinsondonovan.com/

Sheridan Law

Attorney Mary W. Sheridan

163 Main Street, #6

Medway, Massachusetts 02053

(508) 404-7821

http://www.msheridanlaw.com/

The Morgan Group

8 Caton Road

Foxboro, MA 02035

(508) 698-9040

http://www.morganinsurancenow.com/home

Virginia Swain

http://virginiaswain.com/

https://www.facebook.com/virginia.swain1