Directory Of Senior And Caregiver Resources
Our extensive directory has 472 resources of senior services, information and tips for elders and family caregivers on support services, Greater Boston senior programs, benefits, veterans programs, senior health, and aging.
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- Tips for Older Dietary Supplement Users – FDA
Information on dietary supplements for adults 50 and over.
- Traumatic Brain Injury and Caregiving – FCA
Information, rehabilitation, tips, living with a Traumatic Brain Injury and advice for caregivers of those with a Traumatic Brain Injury.
- Vascular Dementia and Caregiving – FCA
Information, facts, treatments, tips on Vascular Dementia and caregiving.
- Vision Loss and Blindness – FCA
Information on the causes, treatments, and living with vision loss.
- VisionAware – American Foundation for the Blind
VisionAware helps adults who are losing their sight continue to live full and independent lives by providing timely information, step-by-step daily living techniques, a directory of national and local services, and a supportive online community.
- Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome – FCA
Information, facts, treatments and caregiving for a person with Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome.
- ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer
ZERO — The Project to End Prostate Cancer is committed to not only reduce prostate cancer or alleviate the pain from the disease but to end it. ZERO sees a future where all men who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer will be cured or manage their illness with good quality of life, with the support they need to minimize physical and emotional suffering and to cope effectively throughout their cancer journeys. To accomplish this goal, they increase research funds from the federal government to find new treatments and fund local grants to end prostate cancer through their national event series, the Great Prostate Cancer Challenge. ZERO conducts free testing through the Drive Against Prostate Cancer mobile testing program and educates patients, families and those at-risk.
- About VA Health Benefits – VA
Detailed information on VA health care benefits for services you need to help get and stay healthy.
- Aid and Attendance Benefit – UHS
The Veterans Aid and Attendance benefit is a potential solution for veterans and their surviving spouses overwhelmed with the cost of care. Aid and Attendance pension pays for the in-home assistance and other care that is needed with basic Activities for Daily Living such as eating, bathing, dressing, and medication management. Unique HomeCare Services as a service to their veteran clients and their surviving spouses assists in determining Aid and Attendance eligibility and your application at no cost.
- Apply for VA Health Care Benefits Online – VA
Qualified veterans can apply for VA health care benefits online, which is equal to filling out VA Form 10-10EZ (Application for Health Benefits).
About Unique HomeCare Services
Our headquarters in Norwood, Massachusetts serves the Greater Boston communities in Suffolk, Middlesex, Norfolk, Bristol and our office in Falmouth on Cape Cod serves Plymouth and Barnstable counties.
We provide private in-home care for elders, those with Alzheimer’s or Dementia, and people who are recuperating from illness, injury, or surgery.
We provide both short-term and long-term in-home care needs from as little as one 4 hour day a week to 24 Hour Care and Live-In Care.
We offer a full range of in-home personal care services including Bathing, Personal Hygiene and Grooming, Dressing Assistance, Toileting and Incontinence, Feeding, and Medication Reminders.
We also provide support services such as Case Management, Accompaniment to Appointments, Nutrition and Meal Management, Light Housekeeping and Laundry Services, Bed and Wheel Chair Transfers, and Shopping and Running Errands.
It is our pleasure to assist our veteran clients with VA Aid and Attendance Benefit approval at no cost.
To schedule a no cost and no obligation In-Home Assessment to determine the home care needs and get a quote, please call us to speak to a Case Manager at (800) 296-9962 or fill out our Free Quote Contact Form.