Resources

ResourceDescription
Mass.govMassachusetts government web site
Massachusetts Executive Office of Elder AffairsThe Official Website of the Executive Office of Elder Affairs
Massachusetts 1-800-AgeInfoA valuable resource website and phone service provided by the State for finding information about elderly services.
Elder Services of Cape Cod and the Islands, Inc.68 Route 134
South Dennis, MA 02660
Executive Director: Leslie Sheer
Ph: 1-800-244-4630
Elder Services Nantucket OfficeLandmark House
144 Orange St.
Nantucket, MA 02554
Manager: Sheri Hunt
Nurse: Laurie Lewis
Nutrition Coordinator: Mark Budaj
Ph: 508-228-4647
Palliative & Supportive Care of Nantucket57 Prospect St.
Nantucket, MA 02554
Director: Charlene Thurston, RN ANP
Ph: 508-825-8325
National Council on Aging1901 L St. NW
4th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20036
Ph: 202.479.1200
Massachusetts Councils on Aging116 Pleasant St.
Room 3109
Easthampton, MA 01027-2740
Ph: 413-527-6425
AARP
U S Department of the CensusElder Age Data
Medicare.gov
SHINE Serving the Health Information Needs of EldersCall the Saltmarsh at 508-228-4490
Call Ann Burchell at 508-394-9326 or 1-800-334-9999
Social Security Administration259 North St.
Hyannis, MA 02601
Ph: 866-467-0440
48 Research Road
Falmouth, MA 02536
Ph: 855-881-0212
Isle Return ProgramCall the Sheriff's Department at 508-228-7263
SafetyNet by LojackCall Liz Shannon at the Nantucket Fire Department at 508-228-2324, ext. 6
Telephone Reassurance ProgramCall the Nantucket Police Department at 508-228-1212. View the downloadable form (PDF)
911 DisabilityCall the Nantucket Police Department at 508-228-1212
Nantucket Behavioral Health Task Force