Greater Boston is thrilled to announce the opening of our Fall River office. The office, conveniently located on South Main st. will enable us to better serve both clients and employees living and working in Fall River and the surrounding areas. ...

                                                                                             Happy Halloween Happy Halloween from our entire staff at Greater ...

Cluster Award Winner Greater Boston is proud to announce that one of our Home Health Aides was recently honored by South Shore Elder Services for her excellent work with her clients. In a ceremony attended by many, including Rep. Bruce Ayers and Greater ...

“Alzheimer’s disease takes a stronger toll on women than men. More women than men develop the disease, and women are more likely than men to be informal caregivers for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia . . . as caregiving responsibilities ...

Here is a typical story of a family managing a 90-year old woman who is losing sight in one eye. The woman, who had very good vision until recently, was a voracious reader and wonderful cook. Unfortunately, she was diagnosed with Age-related Macular ...

“The shelf in her kitchen that once held travel souvenirs now held bottles of prescription medicine—at last count, nine bottles sat on the shelf. Mrs. L, at 84 years old, was taking water pills, high blood pressure pills, a couple different heart ...

A recent study reported that two out of every five Americans over the age of 75 who lives alone shows four or more signs of poor nutrition (Source). Americans nationwide are struggling to eat healthy, and older Americans are no exception. Many cite the ...

At a dinner party a few months ago, a friend told me that she and her sister were making the three- hour round trip from Hartford, Connecticut to Boston Massachusetts  and back twice a week to check in on their 93-year-old mother in her home. Over the ...