Family & Children's Service of Greater Lynn provides programs and services to individuals, children and families, including a Family Resource Center for families with children from birth to age 6, parent education and support groups; consultation, services to youth; counseling; services to elderly.
SERVICES TO THE ELDERLY:Guardianship Program,Caregiver Support Group
Elder Care Management Program
A total life management program for elders who require assistance managing their finances and/ or their daily life functioning.
As legally appointed fiduciary, the agency will provide a comprehensive assessment of the elder’s psychosocial, medical, fiscal, and legal needs and implement an appropriate plan to meet those needs. This may include fiscal management of income and bills, applications for entitlement programs such as SSI or Medicaid, sale of home, nursing home placement, and/or general case management. Each client is serviced by a licensed social worker and a Family & Children’s Service’s retained attorney.
Referral Source: Families, attorneys, physicians, hospitals, and social service agencies. Acceptance of the client is made on a case-by-case basis.
For more information please call 781-598-5517 and ask to speak with the Elder Care Management Program Manager.