Resources

CAREGIVER SUPPORT DURING COVID-19

PANDEMIC  COMMUNTY  FOOD  RESOURCES  INFORMATION 
Food Resources for Chatham Seniors

Community Resources:
     Chatham Police Department       
Chatham Fire Department 
Chatham Fire Rescue Knox Key Box 

     The Veterans Center in Hyannis is a great resource for local veterans.
Call 508-778-0124 for more information
or to schedule an appointment at their remote site in Harwich.
VET CENTER PRESENTATION-CLICK HERE
Food4Vets: Tuesday, April 20, 2021: CLICK HERE for details. 

Orleans Day Center

Tax-Relief-For-Seniors Information
Tax Relief for Seniors – Doc: Property Tax_Deferral_Brochure
Tax Relief for Seniors – Doc:  Deferral Application fy21

Barnstable County Human Services

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Transportation Services:

Cape Cod RTA DART (Dial-A-Ride-Transportation) Available between 8am-5pm Monday to Friday. Call 1-800-352-7155

Cape Cod RTA, Boston Area Hospitals Monday to Friday 8am-5pm. For information & reservations call 1-800-325-7155.

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CAREGIVERS/SUPPORT SERVICES:

Alzheimer’s Family Support Center of Cape Cod: Online Support Group Schedule, 2021 – click here

Social Security: Information for People Helping Others – click here 

Caregiver Support Group at Liberty Commons Tuesday 1:30-2:30pm. Drop ins welcome, call 508-945-4611.

LGBT Caregiver Support Group at Orleans Council on Aging. Call 508-255-6333 ext. 16.

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Group 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 5:30pm, dinner provided. Call 508-771-4336.

Grandparents “You are Not Alone” Informational Series 

Neuropathy Support Group call 860-912-3111

Parkinson’s Support Group 3rd Wednesday monthly, 10am at St. Christopher’s Church in Chatham. Call betty Magnusson, 508-945-1106 for more information.

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Elder Abuse Resources:

Cape Cod Elder Abuse Coalition
National Center of Elder Abuse
Elder Financial Abuse Guide
Aging in Place
Elder Abuse Hotline Information

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Legal Resources:

Massachusetts Senior Legal Helpline