Agawam Elder Care Resources

Agawam Senior Center
Located at 954 Main Street, Agawam, Massachusetts
Agawam Senior CenterAgawam Senior Center Directors

Meals on Wheels: Council on Aging


Congregate Meal Site: at the Agawam Senior Center


To Report Elder Abuse and Neglect in Agawam, Massachusetts:
Report Elder Abuse to Executive Office of Elder Affiars 24/7: (800) 922-2275
Submit Mandated Reporter forms to, and
get counseling help for physical and financial abuse and neglect from Greater Springfield Senior Services. The 800 number is staffed 24/7.

(800) 922-2275

PDF Medicaid Paid At Home Elder Care Programs Available in Agawam
Personal Care Attendant, Adult Family Care, and Community Choices Programs
The ASAP for eligibility screening and information on At Home Care Programs available in Agawam is the Greater Springfield Senior Services


Adult Day Health Care Programs:
The Atrium, Harbor Day Program, 153 Cardinal Drive 821-9911
Companion Services in Agawam, Massachusetts
The Town of Agawam will call Agawam seniors who are at risk of falling; calls are made once a day, if there is no response, someone will be sent to the elder's home. 821-0604
Respite Care in Agawam, Massachusetts
Contact the local Aging Services Access Point at 1-800-AGE-INFO
(800) 243-4636
Atrium Assisted Living at Cardinal Drive, 153 Cardinal Drive 01001 821-9911
Support Groups in Agawam, Massachusetts
Alzheimer's Disease Support Group for family members and friends of people with Alzheimer's disease to share feelings, concerns, information and support.
1st Tuesday of each month from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at The Atrium, 153 Cardinal Drive
Click for: Other Alzheimer's and Memory Loss Support Group locations and times

Heather Jagodowski

Alzheimer's Association help line for information and support 24 hours a day / 7 days a week. (800) 272-3900
Bereavement and Grief Sharing Support Groups: Grief Share meets Wednesdays at 7 pm at Bethany Assembly of Good, 580 Main Street, Agawam.


Caregivers' Support Groups
Children of Aging Parents (CAPS) refers caregivers to appropriate groups, provides training and ongoing support
(800) 227-7294
Greater Springfield Senior Services Caregiver Support Program
Assisted Living Facilities in Agawam, Massachusetts
Monthly Rental Rates Updated as of October, 2012
The Atrium, 153 Cardinal Drive
Tracy Pidgeon, Director of Community Relations


56 apartments, exclusively for patients diagnosed with memory impairment. The entire facility is secured.
Housekeeping, laundry, and all services associated with memory impairment; Connected Living computer services, to connect with friends and family through programs such as e-mail and Skype for residents who have family and friends that live across the country.
Rent ranges from $203/day ($6,090 / month) for a studio with private bathroom to shared companion suite with shared bathroom: $160 / day ($4,800 / month) Includes three meals daily, laundry, incontinence management and full activities.
The Medication management fee for residents is $15 per day.
Care packages: Level I: $33 / day; Level 2: $55 / day; Level 3: $75 / day.
Heritage Woods, 462 Main Street. Maxine Illingsworth, Marketing Director; Nicole Wallace, Assistant.


Monthly Rent: $3,180 (studio) - $3,990 (1 bedroom) / month;
Companion Suite: suite apartment shared by 2 people: $2,100
Medication monitoring available; Includes: 3 meals per day and 1 hour of personal care per day;
Low Income Program: $1,700 - $2,000 / month for studio. Income range: $1,700 / month and no more than $2,000.
Van service: M - F 9 - 12 noon for doctors appointments; also activities transportation.

Memory Care18-unit Memory Care Neighborhood “The Birches." 2 hours/day of personal care, including medication management and incontinence cueing and support, three daily meals, activities 7 days/week, Housekeeping This neighborhood, following the Homestead Program, is dedicated to the care of persons with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias in a secure and supportive community.

Independent Living Centers in Agawam, Massachusetts
Monthly rental rates updated as of October, 2012
Quail RunQuail Run
Quail Run Estates, 50 Cardinal Drive


Monthly rent ranges from $2,300 for a single to $5,000 for a couple. The monthly rent includes room and board, cable television, daily van service for shopping and medical appointments, housekeeping for every resident's unit, sheets and towels, linen management. 3 meals per day served restaurant style, and fresh snacks throughout the day and daily activities.
Congregate Housing in Agawam, Massachusetts
Danahy Schoolhouse, 51 Maple Street
Greater Springfield Senior Services Eligibility Information


Subsidized Housing in Agawam, Massachusetts
Agawam Housing Authority, 66 Meadowbrook Manor


Colonial Haven, 886 Main Street


Country View, 95 North Westfield Street


Private Subsidized Housing in Agawam, Massachusetts
Pheasant Hill Village, 25 Pheasant Hill Drive


Nursing Homes in Agawam, Massachusetts
Daily room rates updated as of October, 2012
Country Estates, 1200 Suffield Street
Stephanie Graves, Admissions Director
176 beds; private and semi private rooms; dementia and Alzheimer's services
Rehab is $499 / day;
Long Term Care is $391 / day for semi private and $410 / day for private room.


The Heritage Hall Campus: owned and operated by Genesis Health Care. Four skilled nursing facilities, and one assisted living community (Heritage Woods)


Heritage Hall East - 464 Main Street. John Crotty, Admissions Director
Heritage Hall North - 55 Cooper Street: The Homestead program, located at Heritage Hall North, provides specialized dementia care in a secure, home like environment with an emphasis on meaningful & supportive activities. Ira Schoenberger, Admissions Director
Heritage Hall South - 65 Cooper Street. Michelle Garrity, Admissions Director
On site Dialysis Treatment Services.
Heritage Hall West - 61 Cooper Street. Patricia Salisbury, Admissions Director
Short stay rehabilitation programs: caring for cardiac, amputee, pulmonary, stroke and orthopedic patients. Hospice program: palliative care and support for patients facing the end of life.
Kindred Transitional Care & Rehab - Country Estates, 1200 Suffield Street


Nursing Home Ombudsman for Agawam, Massachusetts
Greater Springfield Senior Services - Marci Cooley

781-8800 ex 178

Rest Homes
None In Agawam, but See Holyoke and Springfield  
Veterans Agent for Agawam, Massachusetts
Veterans Service Officer: Richard J. Girard, Jr., Director of Veteran's Services
681 Springfield Street, Suite 2
Feeding Hills, MA 01030 HOURS: M - F: 8:30 4:30

786-0400 extension 8783
FAX: 786-4985

This directory is compiled from information submitted to us by the elder care agencies and facilities. The directory is not a recommendation or endorsement. It is a reference list for families and caregivers.
Updated 7/9/13