Help Finding Resources
Age Well Helpline – 800-642-5119. Free & confidential. The recommended first step for looking for resources (Vermont Department of Disabilities, Aging & Independent Living). Areas of expertise include: adult day programs, caregiver support, choice for care, home health and in-home services, home meds, housing and transportation, legal services, long-term care services, Meals on Wheels and community meal programs, Medicaid & Medicare, mental health services, nursing and residential facilities, prescription assistance programs, senior centers, SSI and Social Security.
Age Well Website – Age Well User friendly website. The website includes information on staying home, caregiving, care transitions, Meals on Meals & Community Meals, wellness, and a wide-range of resources.
Vermont 2-1-1 – Vermont 2-1-1 or 1-866-652-4636. Free & confidential. Available 24 hours/7 days. “For Everyday Needs or Difficult Times 2-1-1 is Your Connection to Thousands of Resources in Vermont.”