Outreach & Social Services 508-487-7080
* NOTE: ALL SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL TO PROVINCETOWN RESIDENTS
The staff at the Senior Center is available to provide information, referrals and support to Provincetown seniors and their families. Our Outreach Coordinator, Andrea Lavenets, will talk with you in your home, at the Center or by phone to help with any concerns you may have. She can also tell you more about the many programs and services offered by the Senior Center.
Please call for an appointment if you would like to know more about the Senior Center or are experiencing any of the following difficulties:
Need at-home support services
Need transportation or housing
Need supportive counseling
Have financial or health insurance questions
Feel lonely or sad
Would like to be more active
Worried about a loved one
Concerned about neglect, exploitation, abuse of a senior
Considering a nursing home placement
Don't know where to turn for assistance
SHINE stands for Serving Health Insurance Needs of Everyone. Call the Senior Center for an appointment with a trained counselor to assist you with health insurance needs.
The Senior Center is a designated Fuel Assistance site and can help residents of all ages renew or apply for Fuel Assistance. Call to schedule an appointment.
Meals on Wheels
Contact Elder Services of CC&I at 508-394-4630.
Gosnold on Cape Cod offers private appointments with a social services worker to town residents of all ages at the VMCC to assist with applications for services or forms. Call to make an appointment for help with finances, housing, disability issues, Food Stamps, MassHealth or other needs.
Call Andrea for current information.
The Veterans Agent has an office in the VMCC. Call 508-487-7099 for an appointment.
Health & Human Services Agencies
AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod
Alzheimer's Family Support Center of Cape Cod
Barnstable County Department of Human Services
Cape Organization for the Rights of the Disabled (CORD)
Community Assistance Council
Community Housing Resource
Elder Services of Cape Cod & Islands
Gosnold on Cape Cod
Helping Our Women
Homeless Prevention Council
Lower Cape Outreach Council
Outer Cape Health Services
Sight Loss Services
Soup Kitchen in Provincetown
Visiting Nurse Association of Cape Cod (VNA)