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- Milton – Council on Aging
The Council on Aging offers Milton’s senior residents a wide variety of services, including: transportation for doctor visits, a weekly food shopping van, outreach services, a caregiver support group, book club, exercise programs and social, educational and entertainment programs.
- Milton – Milton Council on Aging Newsletter
The Milton Council on Aging Newsletter lists all senior programs, events, trip, classes and activities and is your source for senior happening in Milton.
- Milton – Senior Financial and Legal Services
Appointments are available for the following services for Milton residents age 60 or older: Free, one-time Legal consultation with a volunteer Elder Law Attorney; Free, one-time Financial consultation with a volunteer Financial Advisor; Information and application for the town's Senior Tax Work-off Program; Fuel Assistance information; appointments available for a home visit to complete an application for those 60 or older who are homebound Nov. 1-April 1 yearly; Referrals to appropriate resources serving elder needs with financial or legal issues. Call the Senior Center at 617-898-4893 to schedule a meeting.
- Milton – Senior Outreach Services
The Outreach team provides the personal link between Milton seniors and their families to appropriate community services, benefits, and programs. Appointments may be scheduled for home or office visits at the Senior Center. Confidentiality is always a priority. Services include Information and referrals, Assistance and clarification of elder services, Telephone reassurance and home visits, Diabetes Support Group, Low Vision Support Group, Monthly programs focusing on various health issues, Weight Loss Support Group, Parkinson Support Group and Advocacy assistance. Call the Outreach Services at 617-898-4893 to schedule a meeting.
- Milton – Senior Classes
The Milton Council on Aging provides varies senior courses including Computer Classes, ComputersEase, Ukulele, and Food for Thought Luncheons. Check the Milton COA Newsletter for dates, times, and locations.
- Milton – Senior Exercise and Fitness Programs
The Milton Council on Aging provides varies senior fitness and exercise programs including Arthritic Exercise, Chair Exercise, Dance, Fit to Lose, Strength Training, Swimmercise (seasonal), Tai Chi, Walking Group, Wii Bowling, Yoga, Zumba Gold, Pickleball, Reflexology, and Walkathon. Check the Milton COA Newsletter for dates, times, and locations.
- Milton – Senior Social Programs
The Milton Council on Aging provides varies senior social programs including Cribbage, Duplicate Bridge, Friday Movies, Fun Team Trivia, Hand and Foot card game, Knitting, Mah Jong, Mexican Dominos, Scrabble, and Whist. Check the Milton COA Newsletter for dates, times, and locations.
- Milton – Senior Transportation
The Milton Council on Aging provides transportation for medical Appointments including Physical Therapy, Cancer Treatments, Dentist, Podiatrist, and Eye Exams requiring dilation of pupils. Procedures requiring anaesthesia/sedation will require a family member or companion to accompany the rider. Grocery shopping trips are available. Forty-eight hour advance notice is advised. To schedule transportation or if you have any questions, please call 617-898-4893. The Milton COA can set up a home visit with a member of the Outreach team in order to best explain the service and safely accommodate your needs.
- Milton – Serving Health Insurance Needs Of Elders – SHINE
SHINE counselors provide free, unbiased health insurance counseling for Medicare beneficiaries of all ages and their caregivers. SHINE counselors are trained by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. Call the center at 617-898-4893 to schedule an appointment. Van transportation is available. There is no cost for this service and all information is strictly confidential.
- Quincy – Medical Transportation Program
Free medical transportation for seniors is provided for City-Wide seniors to medical establishments within the City of Quincy, or all major Boston Hospitals, Milton Hospital, Carney Hospital and Neponset Health Center. Eight vans are used to provide services, a two-week prior notice is preferred, but program will make every effort to accommodate those with shorter notice. For more information or to schedule a pickup please call the Transportation office at (617) 376-1242.
About Unique HomeCare Services
Unique HomeCare Services is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts and serves the Greater Boston communities in Suffolk, Middlesex, Norfolk, Bristol, and Plymouth 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.