Outreach/Social Services
 
Kim Carson, Outreach Coordinator (508) 497-9730  x1615
Julia Schneiderman, Outreach Coordinator (508) 497-9730  x1616

Our Outreach Department at the Senior Center assists with information, resources and referrals to help Hopkinton seniors thrive in their home and community.  Outreach provides confidential help with needs such as:

  • Financial Assistance (heat, utilities, cell phones and tax relief)
  • Fuel Assistance for all individuals, no matter their age - we are the town intake site for Fuel Assistance
  • Nutrition Assistance (SNAP, food pantry, Meals on Wheels)
  • Transportation alternatives
  • Medical equipment loans
  • Housing options
  • Springwell referrals (formerly BayPath) (light housekeeping, meal prep, grocery shopping, laundry, money management and lifeline)
  • Home care and long term care options
  • Caregiver support
  • MassHealth (Medicaid)
  • Elder law referrals
  • Technology assistance
  • File of Life (medical information for emergency)

We are here to help.  Let us assist you in navigating life’s challenges!

Durable Medical Equipment
The senior center has durable medical equipment for loan. Equipment includes items such as shower chairs, shower benches, wheelchairs, transport chairs, walkers, rollators and more. Wheelchairs require a $25.00 refundable deposit payable by cash or check.  Please call ahead of time for equipment availability.