Residents in Need

Residents in Need Financial Aid Application Form


Senior Solutions VT

Supporting Vermont Seniors 60 Years and Older to Live Independently In Their Communities

Help With Daily Living

Dartmouth Hitchcock Aging Resource Center
  • 46 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH
  • (603) 653-3460
Upper Valley Haven
  • 713 Hartford Avenue, White River Junction, VT
  • (802) 295-6500
Lifeline Personal Response and Support Services
  • (800) 451-0545 or (800) 380-3111

Caregivers

Angel Ciofi - $
  • 81 Old Center Road, Perkinsville, VT 05151
  • (802) 262-9293 or (802) 295-8460
Bayada Home Health Care and Hospice Services - $
  • (802) 254-7071 or 888-422-9232
  • (possibly medicare eligible)
Visiting Nurse and Hospice Alliance of VT and NH
  • Home healthcare, long term care, hospice services and clinics.
  • (603) 298-8399 or (800) 575-5162

Clothing

SEVCA (Southeastern Vermont Community Action)
  • Food and shelter assistance, eviction, vouchers for clothing or household items
  • 107 Park Street, Suite 2, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-6153 or 802-885-1019 or 1 (800) 464-9951

Finances, Tax Assistance and Financial Support

Green Mountain RSVP
  • Volunteers who can help with taxes, tax assistance and money management
  • 20 Ascutney Store Road, Ascutney, VT 05030
  • (802) 674-4547
SEVCA (Southeastern Vermont Community Action)
  • Food and shelter assistance, eviction, vouchers for clothing or household items
  • 107 Park Street, Suite 2, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-6153 or (802) 885-1019 or 1 (800) 464-9951
Social Security Administration
  • (They may make an appointment to have a Vermont assistance person call you back)
  • 330 Asa Bloom Bldg, 88 Merchants Row, Rutland VT 05701
  • (802) 775-0893 or (800) 772-1213

Fitness

Edgar May Health and Recreation Center
  • Class in pool, also therapy pool (see web site for schedule)
  • 140 Clinton Street, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-2568
Green Mountain RSVP 
  • Bone Builders Programs and Volunteer Opportunities
  • 20 Ascutney Store Road, Ascutney, VT 05030
  • (802) 674-4547
Springfield Senior Center
  • Call for Line Dancing Schedule
  • 139 Main Street, Springfield, VT 05156
  • 802-885-3933
From Home Online

Food/Meals

The Weathersfield Food Shelf
  • 1879 Schoolhouse, Route 106, Perkinsville, VT 05151
  • Open 2 pm - 3 pm Thursdays
The Ascutney Food Shelf
  • Ascutney Union Church, Route 5, Ascutney, VT 05030
  • Open 9 am - 10 am Saturdays
Senior Helpline
  • Meals on Wheels, nutritional counseling, food assistance, community meals at the following locations:
  • 1 (800) 642-5119
  • If you have any trouble through the HelpLine, call 1-866-873-8376
Ascutney, Exit Ate (8)
  • 202 Route 131, Ascutney, VT 05156
  • Contact Volunteers in Action
  • (802) 674-5971
  • 3rd Wednesdays at Noon
  • Reservations Required
Hartland Recreation Center
  • Route 12, Hartland, VT 05048
  • Contact Volunteers in Action
  • (802) 674-5971
  • 2nd Tuesday at Noon
  • Reservations required
Springfield Meals & Wheels of Greater Springfield
  • 197 Union Street (at Southridge), Springfield, VT 05156
  • Contact Sue Levine
  • (802) 885-5879
  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 11:30
  • Wheelchair accessible
River Valley Cafe
  • Howard Dean Center
  • 307 South Street, Springfield, VT 05156
  • Contact: Donna Vargas
  • (802) 885-8328
  • Wednesday and Thursday at Noon
  • November - May only
Mt. Ascutney Hospital & Health Center Board Room
  • 289 County Road, Windsor, VT 05089
  • Contact: Volunteers in Action 
  • (802) 674-5971
  • 4th Wednesday at Noon
  • Reservations Required
  • Fully Wheelchair accessible
  • Click here for menu
Historic Homes of Runnemede
  • Stoughton House, 46 Main Street, Windsor, VT 05089
  • Contact: Sandy Anderson
  • (802) 674-6733
  • Meals 7 days a week at 12:30
  • Fully Wheelchair Accessible
  • Click here for menu

Healthcare

Visiting Nurse and Hospice Alliance of VT and NH
  • Home healthcare, long term care, hospice services and clinics
  • (603) 298-8399 or (800) 575-5162
HCRS (Healthcare and Rehabilitative Services)
  • 30 River Street, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-4500
Medicare
  • (800) 633-4227

Help

Veterans Affairs
  • Legal, Housing, Domestic Violence, Voting Information
  • 1 (800) 827-1000
Council on Aging for Southeastern Vermont, Inc. in Springfield
  • 56 Main Street, Suite 202, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-2655

Hospitals

Mt Ascutney Hospital
  • Call for support groups (cancer, diabetes, etc.)
  • Therapy pool by referral
  • 289 County Road, Windsor, VT 05089
  • (802) 674-6711
Springfield Hospital
  • 25 Ridgewood Road, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-2151
Springfield Health Center Walk-In Care
  • 100 River Street, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-2151
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Lebanon, NH
  • (603) 650-5000
Valley Region Hospital
  • 243 Elm Street, Claremont, NH 03743
  • (603) 542-7771
Veterans Hospital
  • White River Junction, VT
  • (802) 295-9369

Long-Term Care

Adult Day Services
  • 266 River Street, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-9881
Ascutney House (in Ascutney)
  • 5157 US Rt 5, Windsor, VT 05089
  • (802) 674-4328
Cedar Hill Continuing Care
  • 92 Cedar Hill Drive, Windsor, VT 05089
  • (802) 674-6609
Davis Home
  • State Street, Windsor, VT 05089
  • (802) 674-5300
Historic Homes of Runnemede (Cox, Evarts and Stoughton House)
  • Main Street, Windsor, VT 05089
  • (802) 674-6733

Pets

VSNIP (VT Spay Neuter Assistance Program)
  • Financial assistance for neutering and vaccinating pets
  • PO Box 100, Bridgewater, VT 
  • (802) 674-5302
Lucy MacKenzie Humane Society
  • Financial assistance for veterinary care
  • Volunteer pet sitters, Boarding Kennels
  • (802) 484-5829
Weathersfield Spay/Neuter Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Up to $50 off spaying/neutering of domestic pets for all Weathersfield residents. Limit 3 each calendar year.
  • PO Box 550, Ascutney, VT 05030
  • Contact: Lynn Esty
  • (802) 738-7413


Senior Center

Springfield Senior Center 
  • 139 Main Street, Springfield, VT 05156
  • (802) 885-3933

Transportation

Volunteers in Action, Windsor House
  • Transportation Needs
  • Main Street, Windsor, VT 05089
  • Contact: Martha Zoerheide
  • (802) 674-5971
Disabled Veterans
  • Transportation to and from VA Medical Centers. This service can be coordinated via the Hospital Service Coordinator at the VA Medical Center in White River Junction or by calling the Vermont 802-296-5167
Veterans Transportation Service
  • The Veterans Transportation Service provides safe and reliable transportation for all veterans who are traveling to and from appointments. VTS also partners with service providers in local communities to serve Veterans’ transportation needs.
  • (800) 941-8387 or (802) 296-9460
The Current – Advanced Transit
  • Four free transports per month to medical appointments if over 60 or Medicaid eligible – always free
  • (802) 460-7433
  • [email protected]